Changing Shipping Routes

The Obama administration’s ‘Pivot to Asia‘ has focused some attention on our western ocean, but there are two other reasons for thinking a little about what the Pacific means to the U.S., both of them related to shipping. Consider that three of the U.S.’s ten largest trading partners are Pacific rim countries: China, Japan, and […]

26 Tugboats

Maybe not everyone is thrilled at the sight of 26 tugboats being transported on a semi-submersible heavy-lift vessel. I am, and in case you are, here it is (the big beauty is the M/V Fjord):

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