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Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
VMA's Symposium & Banquet Moves to Sept 22-24 in Light of Coronavirus »
Coronavirus & VMA’s May 13-15 Events Rapid spread and the dramatic impacts of the COVID-19 Coronavirus are being...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Modified VMA Office Hours »
As of Wednesday, March 18th, the Virginia Maritime Association (VMA) and Hampton Roads Shipping Association (HRSA) will re...
Monday, February 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why I'm celebrating the Virginia Maritime Association's 100th birthday »
Originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch ( Visit ). By Mike Ligon - February 20, 2020 Growing up in Lu...
Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Maritime Cyber Security - VMA Holds Summit on March 26 »
NORFOLK | As cyber security becomes of increasing importance within the maritime industry, the Virginia Martitme Associati...
Monday, February 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Maritime Association turns 100, eyes expansion »
Originally Published at Virginia Business by Elizabeth Cooper: https://www.virginiabusiness.com/article/maritime-asso...

Industry News
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
COVID-19 Maritime & Supply Chain Updates »
We will keep this page updated with the latest relevant COVID-19 measures and guidance from our federal, state, and local...
Monday, January 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Propeller Club Fund Named in Honor of Judy Barrett - Long Time VMA Officer »
On December 10, 2019, The Propeller Club Port of Norfolk announced the Propeller Club Norfolk Judy Barrett Fund at the o...
Friday, December 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cold Water Danger Program "Think 60" Aims for Cold-Water Readiness »
On the behalf of the Virginia Harbor Safety Committee, we encourage you to read and share the linked document about "Think...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
US Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads Changes Name to Better Reflect Region of Responsibility »
Photo Source: U.S. Coast Guard, Fifth District Web Page Formerly known as U.S. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads, the...
Friday, November 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Global trade continues to be a valley opportunity »
This op-ed piece was originally published in the Northern Virginia Daily. Read it here. The Virginia Maritime Associa...

Featured Bulletin Articles
Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Working Group Addresses LNG »
The first LNG Working Group session  NORFOLK | On April 22nd, 2019, the Virginia Maritime Association (VMA) host...
Saturday, December 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
LNG & the Future of Vessel Fuel »
NORFOLK | With the International Maritime Organization’s sulfur emissions cap approaching in 2020, vessel operators around...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Port Opportunity Analysis Report »
The full report is available at VAmaritime.com Recent News: An article published by Insi de  Business (N...
Monday, October 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
VMA Announces New Certificate Program for Industry Professionals »
The Virginia Maritime Association is proud to announce the “Future Leaders Certificate Program.”  Participants will g...
Sunday, September 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jennifer Parham Named Finalist for Event Planner of the Year »
Jennifer Parham, Virginia Maritime Association’s Event Coordinator, was pleasantly surprised to learn she was selected as...

ULCV Handling Series
Friday, March 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stevedores & Ultra Large Container Vessels »
ULCV Handling Series, Episode 2 Originally Posted in the March 2018 Maritime Bulletin COSCO Developmen...
Thursday, December 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bigger Ships Demand Stronger Partnerships »
The Big Ship Era has arrived at the Port of Virginia.  Collaboration and cooperation have been hallmarks of Virginia’...

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