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Joseph Keefe's Profile

j****e@carolina.rr.com
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Positions

Vessel Planner
Meridian Port Services
08/01/2015 – Present
Planning of Ship’s stowage as requested by the shipping line. Also, planning the operational sequence taking into consideration the maximum gangs available, best crane split, density and intensity whi

Professional Interests

Admiralty Law, Cargo Handling, Classification Society, Corporate Communications, Crew/Personnel Management, Environmental / Emissions, Insurance (Marine), Maritime Regulations and standards, Offshore Oil / Gas Exploration, Port Authority, Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs), Salvage, Security Services & Systems, Cargo ships, Pollution control vessels

Designations, Licenses and Certifications

Captain

Blogs

Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe

Achieving Critical MASS

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on July 22, 2019

The U.S Maritime Administration sponsors a conference on the U.S. Vessel Automation Industry. It’s about time – right on time. Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships - the time is now.Linthicum, MD:  All the usual suspects, along with many new faces…

Peaks and Valleys

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on July 1, 2019

The Blue Ridge Mountains beckon, promising cooler weather, an improving environment, and a little bit of maritime, for good measure. This weekend, we answered the call.Mount Mitchell, NC: In the choppy wake of putting not one, but two magazines to bed in the previous eight days…

Trade, Trump … and Trust

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on June 19, 2019

Winning this or any other ‘trade war’ will take intestinal fortitude. Worth it or not, I’m not sure we have what it takes.As we rapidly churn towards the midpoint of 2019, the maritime sector’s biggest story of the year – and arguably its biggest heartburn – surrounds the topic of trade…

365 Days Define the Domestic Workboat

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on June 5, 2019

A ‘work in progress,’ the North American brown water, shallow draft sectors have experienced a tumultuous year of evolution, changing market conditions, a rapidly shifting regulatory environment and new opportunities. Anything but boring, there is something for everyone.

WCI’s Infrastructure Week 2019 Briefing

Posted to Global Maritime Analysis with Joseph Keefe (by Joseph Keefe) on May 30, 2019

The time to act is now.As Infrastructure Week in mid-May kicked off, the Waterways Council, Inc. held its annual press briefing on the critical issues facing the nation’s inland waterways. WCI President CEO Mike Toohey began by saying simply…


Bangladesh Ship Supply



Maritime TV on Maritime Professional

Maritime TV: Revitalizing the U.S. Merchant Marine - Part 1

Posted to Maritime TV on Maritime Professional (by Joseph Keefe) on October 6, 2016

For Maritime TV, author Mike Balzano begins a four part series on Revitalizing the Merchant Marine, based on the lessons learned from the latter part of the 20th century when he served several as an advisor to several U.S. Presidents in support of Jesse Calhoon, then President of the MEBA.

Maritime TV Interview: A USMMA Midshipman Weighs In

Posted to Maritime TV on Maritime Professional (by Joseph Keefe) on September 12, 2016

A midshipman from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy contacted Maritime TV wishing to provide a midshipman’s perspective on the current Sea Year Stand Down and Accreditation Issues. For this interview, we agreed not to release the identity or gender of the midshipman…

MaritimeTV Webcast: MSC Change of Command

Posted to Maritime TV on Maritime Professional (by Joseph Keefe) on August 29, 2016

On August 25, 2016, Rear Admiral T.K. Shannon relinquished command to Rear Admiral Dee Mewbourne aboard the USNS Lewis B. Puller (T-ESB 3), and Maritime TV was there to cover it.

Mondays with Maitland: LNG Boom on the Horizon

Posted to Maritime TV on Maritime Professional (by Joseph Keefe) on August 22, 2016

Clay Maitland discusses whether there is a boom on the horizon for the use of LNG as a shipboard fuel and what will drive it’s acceptance industry-wide.

Maritime TV Mourns the Passing of Helen Delich Bentley

Posted to Maritime TV on Maritime Professional (by Joseph Keefe) on August 8, 2016

Maritime TV salutes the life and career of Congresswoman Helen Delich Bentley, a tireless champion for the U.S. maritime industry, who passed away on Saturday, August 6 in Timonium, Maryland. This memorable address from Bentley was delivered…