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Featured Bulletin Articles
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 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...
Thursday, September 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hurricane Florence; VA’s Ports are Prepared »
HAMPTON ROADS | By September 7th, 2018, the Mid-Atlantic Region knew that Hurricane Florence would soon hit the East Coast...

Press Releases & Company News
Tuesday, January 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
First Class of Maritime Leadership Certification Program Announced »
NORFOLK | The Virginia Maritime Association (VMA) is proud to announce the first class of the Maritime Leadership Certific...
Monday, December 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Slate of VMA Board of Directors Elected »
New Board Members Elected at VMA's Annual Business Meeting...
Monday, October 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Enroll by Nov 30 for Certification Program »
The VMA is proud to announce that  applications are now being accepted  for the first cohort of the  Mariti...
Thursday, October 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
One Step Closer to Wider, Deeper Channels »
After years of diligent advocacy by the leaders and membership of the Virginia Maritime Association for Wider, Deeper an...
Monday, October 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
VMA Welcomes Aboard New VP; Will Fediw »
The Virginia Maritime Association (VMA) is pleased to announce the addition of Will Fediw as Vice President of Industry &a...

Industry News
Thursday, February 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shenandoah Valley Makes Top 10 List of Industrial Market to Watch in 2019 »
The Valley Logistics Chapter of the Virginia Maritime Association is proud to share that the Shenandoah Valley/I-81 Corrid...
Friday, January 18, 2019
  Every day over 100,000 U.S. Coast Guard, Customs & Border Protection, Department of Agriculture, National Oc...
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Coast Guard Reopens Port »
The U.S. Coast Guard has issued the following. Setting of Maritime Port Condition:...
Friday, September 14, 2018
USCG - Continuation Port Condition ZULU & Reopening Plans »
The U.S. Coast Guard has issued the following. Continuation of Port Condition MODIFIED ZULU...
Friday, September 14, 2018
VPA - Hurricane Florence - Message 6 - 10:15 a.m. on Sept. 14 »
The Virginia Port Authority has issued the following. An online version of this message can b...

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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