44 Building a Port
Managing an expanding port and keeping it healthy.
by CDR Brian Khey
46 The Port of New Orleans
Preparing for the future.
by Mr. Matt Gresham
49 Transforming the Tide
A look at the Columbia/Snake River system — past, present, and future.
by Ms. Jennifer Riddle
52 Commerce and Navigation Safety on the High Seas
U.S. Arctic and western Alaska.
by CDR Hector L. Cintron, Jr.
55 Alaska Fuel Distribution
Six months, 50 million gallons, 100 remote delivery locations.
by Captain Greg Pavellas
60 Shifting Tides
The importance of holding on to the American-flagged commercial fleet.
by Mr. Charles Diorio
66 Fire Destroys Two Tank Barges
A tank cleaning operation gone wrong.
by Ms. Sarah K. Webster
4 Director's Perspective
by Ms. Ellen Engleman Conners
5 Champion's Point of View
by CAPT Steven P. Wittrock
71 Chemical of the Quarter
by LT Andrew Murphy
Cover image: New Orleans port activity with cityscape by
Ed Metz / Shutterstock.
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