Maritime Contact Information

DOT Operator (Personnel Locator)
(202) 366-4000

 Mailing Address

U.S. Department of Transportation
Maritime Administration
West Building
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590

Departments

1.     Media Inquiries & Publications
          •        (202)  366-5807

2.     Sealift Support
          (MSP/VISA and VTA, Veteran Records and Awards for Merchant Marines and Vessel transfer)
          •       (202) 366-2323 

3.     Federal Sealift
         (Ship Operations, National Defense Ready Reserve Fleet/ Ready Reserve Force and Ship Disposal)
         •        (202) 366-1875         

4.     Maritime Workforce Development (Education, Mariner Training and Careers)
          •        (202) 493-0029
                   careersafloat@dot.gov

5.     Service Obligations (for USMMA and Student Incentive Payment (SIP) graduates)
          •        (202) 493-7618
                   maritime.graduate@dot.gov

6.     United States Merchant Marine Academy
          •        (516) 773-5100
                   careerservices@usmma.edu

7.     Human Resources
          •        (202)-366-4141

8.     Marine Highway Program
          •        (202) 366-1123
                    mh@dot.gov

9.     Ports
          •        (202) 366- 7678 (PORT)

10.     MARAD Command Center (Watch Desk, Vessel Operations and Emergency Response)
          •        (202) 366-8211
              Opcentr1.MARAD@dot.gov

11.     Title XI
          •       David Gilmore (202) 366-2118
                    david.gilmore@dot.gov

12.  Statistical Information
          •        Jonathan Hsieh (202) 366-0308
                   jonathan.hsieh@dot.gov

13.  Freedom of Information Act Service Center
          •        Toll Free: (800) 996-2723, then press “0”
          •        Regular Rate: (202) 366-2666
                   FOIA.MARAD@dot.gov

14.  Cargo and Commercial Sealift (Jones Act, Cargo Preference, U.S.-Flag Carriers)
          •       (202) 366-4610
                   CARGO.MARAD@DOT.gov      

 

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