U.S. Charges 31 Alleging Bribes to Fix Coast Guard Credentialing Test Scores

November 24, 2020

The U.S. Department of Justice has charged 31 individuals, including three former Coast Guard employees, related to a test score-fixing scheme at a United States Coast Guard exam center. The indictment was announced Monday by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in […]

Washington State transportation initiative seeks public input

November 19, 2020

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) officials said the agency is seeking public review and comment regarding the agency’s 2021-2024 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). The STIP incorporates more than 1,100 statewide transportation projects using $3.7 billion in federal funds. […]

IMO will list all ports where crew change is possible

November 12, 2020

Category: Shipping

Among the outcomes from the virtual meeting this week of the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) delegates have approved plans to get the UN agency to include a public list of all ports where crew changes are […]

Travel & Public Transit

US Class I railroads are almost fully interoperable

November 19, 2020

Via: FreightWaves

The U.S. operations of the Class I railroads are nearly fully interoperable, with 91.6% of the network reaching interoperability by the end of the third quarter, according to data from the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). At the end of the […]

Travel & Public Transit

Carnival Cancels A Lot More 2021 Cruises

November 18, 2020

Via: gCaptain

As it continues to build and implement its plan to meet the requirements of the Framework for Resuming Cruise Ship Operations Order issued on Oct. 30 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), today Carnival Cruise Line notified […]