Professional Mariner - Web-Bulletin 2018

Chief Engineer

The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) has an immediate opening for a Chief Engineer for its U.S. - flagged oceanographic research vessel, the R/V ATLANTIC EXPLORER.

Summer Sea Term Crew 2019 - Deck Training, Engine Training, Instruction, 
Operations and Watchstanding, and Unlicensed/Other Positions

The State University of New York Maritime College is currently looking to employ officers and staff for this year's summer training cruise aboard T.S.EMPIRE STATE. Positions for the various departments are available. This is a unique opportunity to assist with the at-sea, practical training of future mariners and the chance to participate in a great itinerary offered.

Assistant Professor - 10 Month in Marine Transportation

The Marine Transportation Department is currently recruiting for an Assistant Professor - 10 Month. The incumbent will be assigned courses in vessel operations, management and maritime regulation as the needs of the Department dictate and their background allow. The selected individual must be available for campus committee assignments and be active and involved in the maritime industry through publication, participation in regulatory events or industry conferences.

NTSB adopts BMT's Rembrandt simulator

(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) Office of Marine Safety (OMS), has adopted BMT's Rembrandt full mission simulator following adoption from other statutory marine agencies. Earlier in the year Rembrandt was awarded Class A, B and C…

Samskip leads initiative for autonomous, zero-emissions containerships

(ROTTERDAM, Netherlands) — Samskip, Europe’s largest multimodal operator, has been named lead partner in Seashuttle, a project seeking to bring emissions-free, autonomous containerships to market that also operate at a profit. The announcement coincides with the award of 6 million…

Crowley names Parker Harrison to leadership team

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) — Crowley Maritime Corp. has appointed Parker Harrison to the company’s leadership team as senior vice president of procurement and risk management, effective Jan. 1. Harrison, former vice president of procurement, will continue to be based at the company’s…

Balpure BWTS receives US Coast Guard type approval

(MILAN, Italy) — De Nora, a supplier of electrochlorination equipment, has announced that it has received type approval from the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) for its Balpure ballast water treatment system (BWTS). The Balpure system has been approved for both…

MarAd honors Crowley crew for service after Hurricane Maria

(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) — Officers and crewmembers of SS Wright, a Crowley-managed U.S. Maritime Administration (MarAd) Ready Reserve Force (RRF) ship, were recently honored with Merchant Marine Medals for Outstanding Achievement for their duties in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The medals were…