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5/18/2016: Cruise Ship National Center of Expertise spring edition newsletter now available

Maritime CommonsWednesday, May 18, 2016 - 10:45 AM
The Coast Guard’s Cruise Ship National Center of Expertise (CSNCOE) published its spring edition. The newsletter serves to provide useful information on the national and international policies as well as highlight success stories, best practices and achievements in the field. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 18 May 2016

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, May 18, 2016 - 6:17 AM
Headlines: DOS – meeting on 1 June re IMO Legal Committee; OFAC – Burmese Sanctions Regulations; USCG – ballast water treatment technology issues; USCG – recreational boating statistics; House – bill introduced re Texas City navigational servitude; Australia – BRM reminder; and Panama Canal [ Read Full Article ]

5/16/2016: Ballast water treatment, uncertainty and what to learn from it all

Maritime CommonsTuesday, May 17, 2016 - 2:06 PM
Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy Rear Adm. Paul Thomas highlights the complexity of the ballast water issue, discusses why a robust type-approval process is crucial, and stresses the need for industry innovation to help drive environmental change. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 17 May 2016

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, May 17, 2016 - 3:11 AM
Headlines: DOS – Zika virus; DOD – expansion of Zika virus surveillance; and Denmark & US – offshore wind energy cooperation. May 17, 2016 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way – Gainesville, FL 32608-8135 – USA Tel: 1-352-692-5493 – [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 16 May 2016

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, May 16, 2016 - 6:10 AM
Headlines: White House – US-Nordic Leaders’ Summit; USCG – second round of El Faro hearings; USCG – evaluation of floating offshore facilities; USN – Coastal Riverine Squadron 3 CO relieved; FMC – meeting on 19 May; CBP & FDA – use of ACE for EDI submittals; House – bill introduced re [ Read Full Article ]

5/13/2016: Second round of public hearings for El Faro Marine Board of Investigation

Maritime CommonsFriday, May 13, 2016 - 2:57 PM
The U.S. Coast Guard will conduct a second round of public hearings for the Marine Board of Investigation into the loss of the United States-flagged steam ship El Faro, and its 33 crewmembers May 16 to May 27, 2016. [ Read Full Article ]

5/13/2016: Coast Guard perspective on evaluation of continued service proposals for floating offshore facilities

Maritime CommonsFriday, May 13, 2016 - 10:17 AM
Recently, the Coast Guard provided a presentation on a technical paper about the evaluation of continued service proposals for floating offshore facilities. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 13 May 2016

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, May 13, 2016 - 7:14 AM
Headlines: NOAA – US Coast Pilot warning; Gulf of Mexico – offshore oil discharge; USCG – lessons learned on the OCS; FMC – meeting on 19 May; FMC – $840,000 in compromise payments; DHS – Protected Critical Infrastructure Information Program; CBP – quarterly interest rates; CMTS – [ Read Full Article ]

5/12/2016: Lessons learned on the Outer Continental Shelf

Maritime CommonsThursday, May 12, 2016 - 2:18 PM
The Outer Continental Shelf National Center of Expertise published two reports on lessons learned from past events related to dynamic positioning. [ Read Full Article ]

5/12/2016: 2016 Offshore Technology Conference – Finishing the discussion

Maritime CommonsThursday, May 12, 2016 - 2:01 PM
Questions and answers from BSEE Director Brian Salerno and Assistant Commandant for U.S. Coast Guard Prevention Policy Rear Adm. Paul Thomas at the 2016 Offshore Technology Conference. This post is the final part of a four-part series. [ Read Full Article ]

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