Hot stuff from the Deckboss

Shell, headquartered in the Netherlands, naturally plans to use a Dutch outfit, Smit Salvage, to try to retrieve that behemoth drilling platform stranded at Kodiak Island.

Get your bids in, boys! Looks like Southeast Alaska salmon seiners are pursuing another buyback to further reduce their ranks.

Hard aground! Here’s another view of Shell’s drilling platform, the Kulluk, beached off Kodiak. Read More