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MITAGS-MCC Receive Recognition from AMMV

During the American Merchant Marine Veterans’ Congressional Gold Medal Dinner held at MITAGS-Maritime Conference Center(MCC) earlier this month, MITAGS-MCC and the I.O.M.M.P. received recognition for their support in AMMV’s “Storm the Hill” efforts (2015 & 2017-2019). Throughout these “Storm the Hill” events, MITAGS-MCC  provided rooms, meals, and transportation. It was these “Storm the Hill” efforts […]

MITAGS Recognized as 2021 WRN Ambassador of Excellence!

MITAGS has been recognized by NOAA and the National Weather Service as a 2021 Weather-Ready Nation (WRN) Ambassadors of Excellence. A select number of WRN Ambassadors are recognized every year for their significant contributions to building a Weather-Ready Nation. MITAGS’s recognition comes as the organization remains a key Ocean Prediction Center (OPC) partner and WRN […]

Update to Qualified Assessor Requirements – Deadline Extended

The 2010 amendments to the STCW Convention came into force on January 1, 2017.  These amendments were incorporated into regulation as part of the final rule titled “Implementation of the Amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW), 1978, and Changes to National Endorsements” (78 FR 77796).  The […]

MITAGS Coastal/Simulation Engineer Speaks on IPF 2021 Panel

Last week, MITAGS joined hundreds of people in-person and thousands virtually for the 2021 IPF Together Conference held at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. IPF is the premiere offshore wind energy conference in North America. Our very own, Colleen Schaffer, P.E., MITAGS’ Coastal & Simulation Engineer, spoke on a panel alongside representatives from Orsted, Blount […]

MITAGS-MCC Welcomes Back Lindsay Moran as Director of Marketing

MITAGS-MCC is excited to welcome back Lindsay Moran as our Director of Marketing. Lindsay was onboard with us as our Marketing Manager for nearly two years before COVID-19 struck. Unfortunately, she was one of several of our crew to be furloughed during this tough time for our organizations. In her absence from MITAGS-MCC, Lindsay continued […]