Marcela Pineda

  • The Philippine Center, located at 556 F i f t h Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10036, is currently holding an exhibit that not only highlights but explains one of the Philippines' most valuable resources— the Filipino Seaman.

    This informational exhibit on the Filipino Seaman, sponsored by the Philippine National Seamen Board under the auspices of the Philippines' Department of Labor, is designed to give U.S.

    shipowners in particular, and the public in general, an overall view of the Philippines' role in today's international maritime industry.

    H.E. Ambassador Ernesto C.

    Pineda, Consul General of the Philippines, and the Honorable Bias F. Ople jointly hosted the formal opening of the exhibit on August 4, 1977, which will be held until October 4, 1977.

    Although by i n t e r n a t i o n a l standards the Philippine merchant fleet is relatively small, the Philippines' contribution to the industry as a whole is gaining steadily in significance. For today, the Philippines is the world's second largest source of qualified seamen to the merchant fleets of the world. Over 36,000 Filipino officers and ratings are now serving aboard 18 percent of the world's 10,669 oceangoing ships.

    And the numbers are growing.

    Over 12 percent more Filipinos were hired in 1976 than in 1975.

    In this exhibit, through the medium of an audio-visual show and a museum-type display, the National Seamen Board presents the manner in which Filipino seamen are trained, the nature of his qualifications in this field, and a critical assessment of his character and performance record by those who know him best — the shipping executives and ships' masters he has worked for.

    In short, the exhibit presents a story — a story of the quality of leadership of the educators in the Philippine maritime industry, the effectiveness of the National Seamen Board in c o n j u n c t i o n with others in moving toward the solution of many longstanding problems and the story of the Filipino Seaman, himself.

    The exhibit will be open to the general public Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Dredging firms look ahead to more business, here and across the big pond. Along the way, Mother Nature and good business planning will both help.   In the waning days of 2016, the outlook brightened dramatically for the big U.S. dredging contractors. Just before Congress dispersed for the Holidays,

  • In the waning days of 2016, the outlook brightened dramatically for the big U.S. dredging contractors. Just before Congress dispersed for the Holidays, then-President Obama signed a pivotal piece of legislation – the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act, S612. Key aspects of the

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    June 2017 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 33

    “Like all prudent operators, we will look into the ad- vantages and disadvantages of whatever changes the new administration will bring (or not) and make an informed decision based upon a number of different fac- tors; all of which will hopefully result in the continued success of Donjon Marine.” John

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    Mar/Apr 2017 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 18

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  • MR Sep-77#41 Philippine Center Exhibit Highlights Filipino Seaman)
    September 1977 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 41

    Philippine Center Exhibit Highlights Filipino Seaman Present for the official ribbon-cutting ceremony were, from left to right: (front row) Capt. Benjamin M. Tanedo, N.S.B. Assistant Executive Director; Mrs. Tanedo; Sec- retary of Labor Bias F. Ople; Mrs. Pineda, and Ambassador Ernesto C. Pineda;

  • MR Oct-13#65   to Engineering Manager. Marcela Pineda,  BSME has been promoted)
    October 2013 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 65

    operations management. Jason Small, M.Sc.Mar.E., has been promoted to General Manager. Venkat Mudupu, PhD has been promoted to Engineering Manager. Marcela Pineda, BSME has been promoted to Projects Di-rector. Greg Ault was advanced to Chief Financial OfÞ cer for the company. Roell Joins RSC Bio Solutions

  • MN Oct-13#53  to Engineer- ing Manager. Marcela Pineda, BSME  has been promoted)
    October 2013 - Marine News page: 53

    management. Jason Small, M.Sc.Mar.E., has been promoted to General Manager. Venkat Mudupu, PhD has been promoted to Engineer- ing Manager. Marcela Pineda, BSME has been promoted to Projects Direc- tor. Greg Ault was advanced to Chief Financial OfÞ cer for the company. Mr. Ault has over 20 years

  • MT Jun-09#17  the flight were Geologist Marcela Pellizzon, 29, and lawyer)
    June 2009 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 17

    over the Atlantic Ocean on June 1, 2009. It is the Rio de Janeiro office that has been hit the hardest. Gone missing with the flight were Geologist Marcela Pellizzon, 29, and lawyer Gustavo Peretti, 30, both Brazilian citizens, and Kristian Berg Andersen, 37 a Norwegian citizen. Country manager Jorge