Top Stories from the Seafarers Log 

(SIU's Monthly Newspaper / May 2015)


President's Column

SIU President Michael Sacco discusses a particularly noteworthy ship christening plus the annual Sail-In.


SIU Participates in Historic Christening

Seafarers will sail aboard the world’s first LNG-powered containership, launched in San Diego.


USTRANSCOM Commander Backs Mariners, Jones Act

The commanding officer of the U.S. Transportation Command reiterated his rock-solid support of the U.S. Merchant Marine.


The Seafarers International Union, Atlantic, Gulf, Lakes and Inland Waters, AFL-CIO, represents professional United States merchant mariners sailing aboard U.S.-flag vessels in the deep sea, Great Lakes and inland trades.
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