How Paying Attention to the Details can Improve your Productivity

By Laura LaVoie / February 3, 2019

You certainly know that a big portion of your job within the shipyard is attention to detail. Without it, things can easily slip through the cracks.

Widespread 5G’s Effect On the Manufacturing Process

By Laura LaVoie / January 25, 2019

It’s been rumored for a very long time, but it’s finally becoming a reality. 5G is replacing the 4G LTE connections we’ve relied on for so long with our mobile technology.

Manufacturing Your Own Luck: Initiating Projects

By Laura LaVoie / January 22, 2019

Have you ever wondered why some people seem to get all the luck? They’re hired into the best positions and find their way to advancement quickly.

Business Intelligence: 2019’s Biggest Manufacturing Trend

By Laura LaVoie / January 20, 2019

Have you heard about business intelligence? This concept is expected to be the biggest trend in manufacturing in 2019.

The Key to Personal Success? Never Stop Learning

By Laura LaVoie / January 18, 2019

How can you ensure success in your marine industry career? Sure, you can excel at what you do and perform at the top level to gain the trust and appreciation of your supervisors.

Ocean Shipping Trends for 2019

By Laura LaVoie / January 15, 2019

Every year sees new advancements and processes for the ocean shipping industry. Marine companies and the shipyards that build for them are always looking toward the future to see what trends will be coming down the line.

Help your Career by Building a Rapport with your Boss

By Laura LaVoie / January 10, 2019

Your manager is an important part of your career success. Whether you like them or not, they hold the keys to a lot of aspects of your job.

Improving Morale Series #1: Summer Picnic with Families

By Laura LaVoie / January 6, 2019

It’s never too early to start planning activities to keep your shipyard employees engaged. In the first of our series on improving employee morale, we want to focus on planning a great summertime picnic.

Improve Your Workplace Energy With These Helpful Tips

By Laura LaVoie / January 2, 2019

Even employees in a shipyard aren’t immune to the afternoon slump. A lack of energy can hit you at any time, so its important to be prepared when necessary.

How To Determine Liability With USL&H Coverage

By Laura LaVoie / December 30, 2018

The United States Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act was designed to protect maritime workers who were not otherwise protected by state or maritime laws.