Sea Star Line

26 Feb 2016
A U.S. Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation into the sinking of the U.S.-flag ship El Faro recessed Friday after witnesses painted a picture of a captain, a company and a system that in sum badly misjudged the threat of Hurricane Joaquin and greatly over-estimated the old ship’s seaworthiness.
23 Feb 2016
Frank Peake, the former president of Sea Star Line, will ask the Supreme Court to overturn his antitrust conspiracy conviction and five-year sentence for price-fixing in the Jones Act domestic trade between the U.S. mainland and Puerto Rico.
19 Oct 2015
Frank Peake, former president and chief operating officer of Sea Star Line, has lost his appeal of his conviction and five-year prison sentence for participating in a price-fixing conspiracy in the U.S. mainland-Puerto Rico market.
31 Aug 2015
TOTE launched the second of two liquefied natural gas-powered container ships that the company’s Sea Star Line subsidiary will operate between the U.S. mainland and Puerto Rico.
20 Jul 2015
Efforts to repeal the Jones Act in the U.S. are part of a global campaign to weaken cabotage laws and undercut labor, said the president of a union representing U.S. seafarers.