Art Garcia

Contributing Writer

Art Garcia

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Art Garcia is a regular contributor to The Maritime Executive magazine. He has an extensive media background and has been a correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times (London) and Christian Science Monitor.

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Playing Catch-Up

By Art Garcia 2017-02-18 04:32:09

The U.S. lags far behind Europe in the development of offshore wind, but Block Island is a start. By Art Garcia The first offshore wind farm was installed off the coast of Denmark in 1991. Since then, sixty-four...

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P&I: Stormy Weather

By Art Garcia 2013-08-23 10:20:00

“Building Resilience – Defining for a Sustainable Future” is the theme of the annual conference of the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) when it meets in London in September. The focus will be the severe losses that hit several...

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The ECDIS Revolution

By Art Garcia 2012-12-17 13:35:00

Like it or not, the age of paper charts for navigation is quickly coming to a close. By Art Garcia Clearly waiting on the horizon is the deadline...

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Pipes, Pumps and Valves: All Systems Go

By Art Garcia 2012-12-17 13:34:00

Demand is increasing for the type of basic equipment that every vessel needs, but counterfeiting is a growing problem. By Art Garcia

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Is LNG the Fuel of the Future?

By Art Garcia 2012-12-17 13:33:00

The economic and environmental benefits of LNG-fueled vessels are compelling – and surprisingly affordable. By Art Garcia

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Second Port of Oakland Exec Suspended

By Art Garcia 2012-12-17 13:33:00

By Art Garcia The Port of Oakland’s newly installed Acting Executive Director Deborah Ale Flint ordered Maritime Director James Kwon to return immediately from a business trip to China in the wake of charges he...

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Port of Oakland Saga Continues

By Art Garcia 2012-12-17 13:32:00

By Art Garcia Port of Oakland Executive Director Omar Benjamin [seen in thumb image] resigned on Monday in the wake of a scandal over questionable expenses charged to the port. Benjamin and Maritime Director James Kwon...

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The Power of Simulation

By Art Garcia 2012-11-20 15:40:00

By Art Garcia Realism continues becoming more real in maritime simulation with one of the latest advances being touch-screen visual solutions. Already around for a time has been 3-D, and rapidly developing is 5-D. All that appears to...

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Wanted: Naval Architects

By Art Garcia 2012-11-20 15:10:00

An “under-the-radar” profession is doing just fine, thank you. By Art Garcia “What recession?” responded John Waterhouse, Chief Concept Engineer, Board Chairman and a founder of Elliott Bay Design Group, when asked how the Seattle-based naval architecture...

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