Maritime Administration News Releases 2010

Dec 30 2010MARAD Announces Public Hearings for the U.S.-Flag Great Lakes Fleet Revitalization Study.
Nov 22 2010U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $4 Million Investment to Combat Invasive Species in Great Lakes
Nov 19 2010MARAD Awards Contract to Analyze Maritime Investment Options in Great Lakes Region.
Nov 9 2010Maritime Administration Awards $3.1 Million Contract to New Bay Area Ship Recycler
Oct 29 2010U.S. Department of Transportation Accepting Applications for Marine Transportation System National Advisory Council.
Oct 26 2010Groundbreaking Ceremony Signals Start of ‘Green’ Marine Highway Project
Oct 22 2010Groundbreaking Ceremony Signals Start of Guam Port-Expansion Project
Oct 12 2010MARAD-Sponsored Study Seeks to Improve U.S.-Flag Operator Competitiveness.
Oct 8 2010MARAD’s James River Reserve Fleet Enters Virginia Environmental Excellence Program. 
Oct 6 2010Maritime Administration Issues Piracy Warning as Monsoon Season Closes in East Africa Waters
Sep 20 2010U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Announces $7 Million in Grants to Jumpstart America’s Marine Highway Initiative
Aug 25 2010U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Announces New Superintendent for United States Merchant Marine Academy
Aug 20 2010Construction Begins on $24.5 Million Pier 29 TIGER Recovery Act Project in Honolulu
Aug 11 2010U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Announces Corridors, Projects and Initiatives Eligible for Funding as Part of America’s Marine Highway
Jul 26 2010Federal Suisun Bay Cleanup Ahead of Schedule
Jul 13 2010U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Gives Green Light to Oahu Pier 29 Container Yard
Jun 17 2010U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Announces $3.6 Million for Auke Bay Loading Facility
May 21 2010National Maritime Day Honors Merchant Marines
Apr 15 2010USDOT’s Maritime Administration Announces $14.7 Million in Grants to Help Small Business Shipyards
Apr 7 2010Federal Officials Announce Program to Expand Use of America’s Marine Highways
Mar 31 2010Federal Government Announces Removal of Obsolete Ships from Suisun Bay
Mar 30 2010Maritime Administration Warns of Increased Piracy off the Horn of Africa and Indian Ocean
Mar 18 2010Final U.S. “Ready Ship” Returns to Norfolk Tomorrow
Mar 5 2010U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Releases Capital Investment Report on the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Jan 27 2010Monongahela Successfully Refloated
Jan 20 2010Secretary LaHood Announces Additional Fast-Ferry Mobilized for Haiti
Jan 18 2010Secretary LaHood Announces U.S. Merchant Marine Mobilizing for Haiti Relief
Jan 6 2010Suisun Bay Clean-Up Continues with Recycling of Three More Ships