Category Archives: Scuttlebutt

General posts of maritime interest.

New Web Address for the NMC

The National Maritime Center (NMC) has a new website with a new web address. Goto the new NMC website >>  

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Do You Need a TWIC?

USCG Policy Letter 11-15 states who is not required to enroll in the TWIC program. The short answer is two part. If you have NEVER enrolled in the TWIC program than you will need to enroll in it for the original … Continue reading

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Charter Boat Business For Sale

Complete charter boat business for sale. Includes three charter boats and all associated gear for $200,000. Call Oly Olson at (503) 325-7818 for more information.

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Whale Watching Boat Captain Needed

Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching in the San Juan Islands, Washington, is in need of some captains to operate the very close up and personal Orca Whale watching tours. Please contact Spencer Domico at 360-378-7996 for more information. Mary’s Legacy Whale Watching … Continue reading

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Working Research Vessel for sale

The Miss Linda is a 76-foot ex-fishing vessel that was converted in a Charter/Research vessel in 2004. The operator is required to hold a minimum of a Master 200 ton near coastal license. This is a great opportunity for someone … Continue reading

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Tug AB needed

Olympic Tug and Barge in Seattle is looking for an AB. Click here for more information >> AB is a journeyman deckhand position required for seagoing vessels greater than 100 GRT. Holding a Master, Mate, or OUPV does not qualify … Continue reading

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Master 100 ton Inland Needed

Willamette Queen Sternwheeler needs a part-time captain. Located in Salem, Oregon. Call 503-371-1103 for more information. 

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