Panama Canal to use up to five tugboats
19-may-2016
The Panama Canal will use up to five tugboats to ensure safe navigation for vessels once inaugurated on June 26, according to captain Miguel Rodriguez, chairman of the board of inspectors at the Panama Canal Authority (ACP).

Panama Canal Unveil Winner for First Expansion Transit
03-may-2016
China COSCO Shipping has won the draw for the first transit through the expanded Panama Canal during the waterway's inauguration on Sunday, June 26, 2016.

Panama Canal to Hold Lottery to Pick First Vessel Through Expanded Canal
27-abr-2016
The Panama Canal is set to hold a lottery to select the first vessel to transit through the Expanded Canal when it is inaugurated on Sunday, June 26.

MM&P MOURNS PRESIDENT EMERITUS CAPTAIN TIMOTHY A. BROWN
14-abr-2016
Captain Timothy A. Brown, 73, who led the Masters, Mates & Pilots as International President for 21 years before retiring at the end of 2012, died on Sunday.

A Current Longshore Battle Shows that the NLRB Is Not a Friend of Organized Labor
11-mar-2016
Every so often, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announces a new “pro-worker” ruling to great fanfare in the labor press. Initiatives like protecting workers who tape record in a non-union shop or administratively shortening union elections all are welcome developments (although anti-labor federal judges will likely not let them stand).