A New Dimension of Strength
- LMSR Re-Named For WWI Hero. // Sea Power;Sep2001, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p27
Reports on the renaming of a large, medium-speed roll-on/roll-off sealift ship operated by the United States (U.S.) Military Sealift Command, in tribute of U.S. Marine Fred W. Stockman. Design of the ship; Principal speakers at the christening ceremonies of the ship in Jacksonville, Florida;...
- Forward deployed ready service locker. // All Hands;Nov94, Issue 931, p40
Highlights the United States Navy's Military Sealift Command's Afloat Prepositioning Force (APF) which allows the rapid delivery of equipment and supplies to site of conflict. Maritime prepositioning ships (MPS); Prepositioning ships for primary support to US Army and Air Force units.
- MSC expands commercial helo tests. // Naval Aviation News;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p4
Reports that the Military Sealift Command of the US Navy has began the second phase of its commercial vertical replenishment demonstration by issuing a request for proposals and soliciting commercial helicopter sources for the project. Terms of the helicopter testing contract.
- AFLOAT PREPOSITIONING SHIP PRGRAM. // Sea Power;Jan2003, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p123
Focuses on the mission of the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command's Afloat Prepositioning Force program aimed at improving the delivery response time of urgently needed equipment and supplies to military theaters of operation. Division of three operational elements; Completion of the expansion...
- Correction. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/28/2007, Vol. 8 Issue 21, p8
A correction to the article "Military service: Roll-on, Roll-off Operators Find U.S.-Flag Operation Lucrative" published in the summer issue of the Breakbulk supplement is presented.
- Wherever You Go, The Tune's the Same. White, Michael D. // World Trade;May99, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p72
Reports that efficiency and economy drive global intermodal services. Problems faced by intermodal links in Europe; Information on Roll-On/Roll-Off services; Condition of port business in Singapore; Major development project being planned in Australia.
- Ro-ro carriers looking for non-traditional cargo at Jacksonville and elsewhere. Buxhaum, Peter // American Journal of Transportation;6/13/2016, Issue 627, p4
The article reports on the growing interest of roll on-roll off (ro-ro) container carriers for cargo traditionally carried by a heavy-lift fleet at the Port of Jacksonville, Florida (JAXPORT), as well as other ports.
- Sea Service Notes. // Sea Power;Sep2001, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p28
Presents an update concerning the United States (U.S.) Navy as of September 2001. Information on the transfer of the fast combat support ship USS Supply to the U.S. Military Sealift Command; Details on the formation of the Naval Network Operations Command by the U.S. Navy.
- Sealift Command to anchor in S.D. Siedsma, Andrea // San Diego Business Journal;08/04/97, Vol. 18 Issue 31, p15
Reports on the relocation of Military Sealift Command (MSC) Pacific, and the MSC Naval Fleet Auxiliary Force West, to San Diego, California, in 1998. Efforts of MSC to meet the demands of the 21st century; How the company's move would benefit businesses in San Diego. INSET: Shipbuilding..