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Bricks & Clicks: Beyond Maritime eLearning

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on June 9, 2010

It is about to get a lot more exciting – and perhaps more convenient – to satisfy a host of maritime training objectives. Extending from the most basic aspects of professional knowledge for cadets or those just entering the industry, all the way to complex and onerous STCW training…

Maritime Security: MSC Touts Global Situational Awareness for the Supply Chain

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on June 2, 2010

It doesn’t matter where you and your organization might fit into the global maritime supply chain. Everyday business variables dictate when and where to expand, where to pull back and why. A bull economy – perhaps not unlike what some predict…

Mariner Credentialing: Coast Guard’s NMC in the Hot Seat Again

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on May 26, 2010

Just when you thought it was safe to assume that the Coast Guard had indeed backed up its promises to streamline and improve its mariner credentialing with real action, the maritime industry is once again pushing back with claims that the process is moving in the wrong direction.

That Sinking Feeling

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on May 19, 2010

It is supposed to be a happy time at the nation’s six state maritime academies. Starched dress whites, highly polished shoes and high-pressure hats will be the uniform-of-the-day at graduation ceremonies stretching from Buzzard’s Bay to the Bronx…

DOT: Situation Normal. No Need to Panic

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on May 12, 2010

For a very short period of time last Wednesday, domestic maritime stakeholders had reason to celebrate. It seems that the Obama Administration’s DOT is getting ready to clean up the domestic transportation quagmire, solve the Highway Trust Fund crisis…

Too Big to Fail?

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on May 5, 2010

There’s nothing like an oil spill the size of to take your mind off a catastrophic volcano eruption. Even President Obama is paying attention. His designation of the BP Oil Spill as an event of National Significance has triggered the appointment of the U.S.