Joseph Keefe

You Bet I'm Going Back to Sea

By Joseph Keefe 01-21-2011 02:51:44

Posted in: Shipping

As a general rule, I try not to stray very far from my core knowledge areas, especially where it comes to writing this editoria...

Mind the Gap: STCW Compliance Update, Senior Citizen Version

By Joseph Keefe 01-20-2011 02:32:11

Posted in: Maritime

Just after pulling the trigger on my editorial entitled, “You Bet I’m Going Back to Sea,” I had a short telep...

Drilling or Taxes: Energy Decisions Have Never Been More Important

By Joseph Keefe 01-17-2011 09:07:15

Posted in: Government

As the shape of the November elections become clearer, it is becoming more and more apparent that any semblance of a pro-oil ad...

Balkanizing the Regulatory Process: Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen

By Joseph Keefe 01-14-2011 01:57:22

Posted in: Maritime

It never ceases to amaze me. There is always someone who thinks they can circumvent the well-intentioned, albeit slow federal r...

Uncharted Waters: Criminalizing the Cosco Busan Incident

By Joseph Keefe 01-14-2011 11:33:07

Posted in: Government

The March 17th DOJ press release that announced that John Joseph Cota, the pilot of the Cosco Busan, had been charged with viol...

Doing More With Less: No Longer an Option for the Coast Guard

By Joseph Keefe 01-14-2011 11:04:45

Posted in: Maritime

It would be an understatement to say that U.S. Coast Guard Commandant ADM Thad Allen has had a very busy three weeks. Culminati...

Alaska's Natural Gas Crisis: America Held Hostage by Big Oil

By Joseph Keefe 01-12-2011 08:20:41

Posted in: Maritime

Lost amid the exciting melodrama being played out down south between ExxonMobil and Venezuela’s state-controlled Petroleo...

Mind the Gap: STCW Compliance Update, Senior Citizen Version

By Joseph Keefe 01-11-2011 10:56:18

Posted in: Maritime

Just after pulling the trigger on my editorial entitled, “You Bet I’m Going Back to Sea,” I had a short telep...

Drilling or Taxes: Energy Decisions Have Never Been More Important

By Joseph Keefe 01-07-2011 04:16:29

Posted in: Government

As the shape of the November elections become clearer, it is becoming more and more apparent that any semblance of a pro-oil ad...

The Small Boat Threat: No Easy Answers

By Joseph Keefe 01-07-2011 09:21:25

Posted in: Maritime

Even with all the other challenges on its plate for the coming year, there is perhaps no greater task ahead of the U.S. Coast G...

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