Top Stories from the Seafarers Log 

(SIU's Monthly Newspaper / October 2015)


President's Column

SIU President Michael Sacco discusses grassroots support for the maritime industry and new tonnage entering the U.S.-flag fleet


Tacoma Tradition: Seafarers Give Back

Seafarers give back to community through annual service project


New Equipment Further Improves Simulators

The latest addition to the Paul Hall Center boosts the school’s tug simulators


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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