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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
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Secretary Bettina Ring to Speak at VMA Briefing »
Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Bettina Ring has been announced as the speaker at the Virginia Maritime Association’...
Wednesday, April 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
VMA Hosts the First Two Stops on the "State of the Port" Tour »
The Virginia Inland Port For another consecutive year, the Virginia Maritime Association is hosting the State of the...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
TowneBank Joins VMA2020 as Title Sponsor »
Morgan Davis, TowneBank President & CEO, knows the importance of the maritime industry to Hampton Roads. In fact, the...
Wednesday, February 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inside Business: Hampton Roads' Maritime Stakeholders Go Deep for Future Projects »
Inside Business released an article covering the VMA membership briefing on "Potential on the Rivers: Thinking Outside the...
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...

Industry News
Wednesday, March 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
VA Offshore Wind: A Strong Foundation »
The Virginia Maritime Association is pleased to share an article by  Marine Link addressing Virginia's involvem...
Friday, March 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shipping Industry Faces Massive Regulatory Change with Fuel »
As the International Maritime Organization's emissions regulations  come into effect in 2020, shippers need to make...
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:...

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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