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6/21/2016: Notice of withdrawal of advance notice of proposed rulemaking – Commercial fishing industry vessels

Maritime CommonsTuesday, June 21, 2016 - 7:51 AM
The Coast Guard announced the withdrawal of the advance notice of proposed rulemaking regarding commercial fishing industry vessels, which involved possible amendments to Coast Guard regulations affecting uninspected United States commercial fishing, fish processing and fish tender vessels. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 21 June 2016

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, June 21, 2016 - 7:05 AM
Headlines: USCG – convictions in oil dumping case; USCG – FAQ re Subchapter M; USCG – submittal of documents to MSC; USCG – commercial fishing vessels proposal; USCG – commercial fishing vessels withdrawal; Lower Niagara River – safety zone proposed; APHIS – use of ACE for submittal; Alaska [ Read Full Article ]

6/20/2016: Subchapter M resources – Frequently asked questions

Maritime CommonsMonday, June 20, 2016 - 3:44 PM
Following the publication of Subchapter M, Inspections for Towing Vessels, the Coast Guard Towing Vessel National Center of Expertise established a website that will address frequently asked questions about the new requirements. [ Read Full Article ]

6/20/2016: Subchapter M resources – Marine Safety Center Bulletin 04-16

Maritime CommonsMonday, June 20, 2016 - 12:30 PM
The Coast Guard Marine Safety Center published Marine Safety Center (MSC) Bulletin 04-16, Submittal of Documents to MSC for Review per 46 CFR Subchapter M, following the publication of the Subchapter M final rule. [ Read Full Article ]

6/20/2016: Notice of public teleconference meeting: National Maritime Security Advisory Committee

Maritime CommonsMonday, June 20, 2016 - 10:00 AM
The National Maritime Security Advisory Committee will meet on July 5, 2016, via teleconference, to discuss various issues relating to national maritime security. This meeting will be open to the public. [ Read Full Article ]

6/20/2016: Publication of subchapter M: Inspection of towing vessels

Maritime CommonsMonday, June 20, 2016 - 7:51 AM
Today, the Coast Guard published subchapter M of title 46 of the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, which establishes new regulations and requirements for owners and operations of tows and towing vessels. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 20 June 2016

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, June 20, 2016 - 6:53 AM
Headlines: USCG – inspection of towing vessels; NMSAC – teleconference meeting on 5 July; FMC – carriers urged to accept terminal container weights; MARAD – battery use in a hybrid tug; MARAD – energy efficiency white paper; and Summer/winter solstice – 2234 UTC, 20 June 2016. June 20, 2016 [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Newsletter – 17 June 2016

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, June 17, 2016 - 7:07 AM
Headlines: USMMA – standing down Sea Year; USCG – recognition of icebreaker crew; USCG – LNG fuel system inspection job aid; USCG – Waves on the Waterfront; Senate – bill introduced re marine mammal rescue; Washington – Spill Response Task Force meeting on 21 June; India – Day of the [ Read Full Article ]

6/16/2016: June edition of Waves on the Waterfront now available!

Maritime CommonsThursday, June 16, 2016 - 3:32 PM
The Coast Guard’s Office of Port and Facility Compliance published the June 2016 issue of Waves on the Waterfront. [ Read Full Article ]

06/16/2016: Liquefied Gas Carrier National Center of Expertise releases LNG fuel system checklist

Maritime CommonsThursday, June 16, 2016 - 11:29 AM
The Liquefied Gas Carrier National Center of Expertise (LGC NCOE) has released Field Notice 02-16, 'Domestic Vessel LNG Fuel System Inspection Job Aid'. This notice augments existing policy with a recommended checklist specific for domestic LNG fueled vessels. [ Read Full Article ]

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