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High-tech simulator brings ports from around the globe to Maryland

MITAGS was recently featured in a blog post after a visit from several representatives from the Maryland Department of Commerce, including Secretary Kelly M. Schulz. Relive their experience that day and learn more about our East Coast campus! Read more…

Subchapter M, a ‘milestone in marine safety’ by Kathy Bergren Smith

As featured on WorkBoat.com, writer and reporter, Kathy Bergen Smith, shares an update on the implementation of Subchapter M regulations.

Review: Subchapter M Conference At MITAGS

MITAGS instructor Dennis Murphy recently wrote a guest blog post for Maritime Executive. In it, he provides a summary of each of the presentations during our recent Subchapter M Conference. He also provides his own commentary on where the towing/tug boat industry is...

The Towing Industry is Underway for Baltimore and the Subchapter M Conference

On September 26-27, industry leaders and influencers from across the country are travelling to MITAGS’ East Coast Campus in Baltimore, Maryland to meet and share information on the new towing vessel regulations. The Subchapter M Conference is bringing together vessel...