APMA Blog Feeds

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Blog 200706

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, July 6, 2020 - 6:43 AM
Headlines: Georgia – Golden Ray update; Jacksonville – offshore anchorage proposed; Alaskan Arctic – Port Access Route Study; NSIDC – Arctic sea ice; Monterey Bay – National Marine Sanctuary; NOAA – reef-building coral; USN – USS Fitzgerald arrives at San Diego homeport; Senate – bill introduced to [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200703

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, July 3, 2020 - 6:13 AM
Headlines: DOJ – seizure sought of Iranian gasoil cargoes; OFAC – ships and companies deleted from SDNs list; USN – COVID-19 Leaders’ Handbook; FMC – meeting with ILWU re COVID-19 impact; Senate – bill introduced to reauthorize MARAD/NOAA; House – bill introduced re maritime workforce training; [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200702

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, July 2, 2020 - 7:44 AM
Headlines: USCG – vessel fined for lack of notice of arrival; USCG – TugSafe International Addendum; MTSNAC – virtual meeting on 15 July; FMC – proposal to help US cruise companies; House – bill introduced re amphibious vessels; House – bill introduced re assistance for ports and terminals; Senate [ Read Full Article ]

Request for comment on Port Access Route Study: Northern New York Bight

Maritime CommonsWednesday, July 1, 2020 - 12:08 PM
The Coast Guard is seeking comments on a Port Access Route Study (PARS) to evaluate the adequacy of existing vessel routing measures and determine whether additional vessel routing measures are necessary for port approaches to New York and New Jersey and international and domestic transit areas in [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200701

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, July 1, 2020 - 6:24 AM
Headlines: DHS – FY2020 Preparedness Grants allocations; Hawaii – search continues for missing containers; NTSB – allision with moored barges; Court – castle and other loopholes; India – extension of certificates, surveys & audits; Panama Canal – transit itinerary creation fee; UK – MAIB annual [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200630

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, June 30, 2020 - 7:14 AM
Headlines: USCG – DGPS discontinued; Georgia – Golden Ray update; USCG – RADM Bennis Award for Excellence in Maritime Security; USCG – World Marine Aids to Navigation Day; IMO – governments urged to bring mariners home; and Suez Canal – vehicle carriers from NW Europe. June 30, 2020 Bryant’s [ Read Full Article ]

Coast Guard Discontinues Differential GPS Broadcast

Maritime CommonsMonday, June 29, 2020 - 3:39 PM
Submitted by the Chief, Office of Navigation Systems (CG-NAV) On June 30, 2020 the Coast Guard switched off the last Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS) signals after more than 25 years of […] [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200629

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, June 29, 2020 - 5:47 AM
Headlines: USCG – Northern New York Bight PARS; OMB – Identifying Barriers to autonomous vessels; BOEM – Vineyard Wind Virtual Meeting Room; FMC – service contract burden eased; IMO – crew changes and repatriation; New Zealand – biofouling survey for arriving vessels; Australia – three containers [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200626

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, June 26, 2020 - 7:20 AM
Headlines: USCG – Proceedings magazine; NTSB – towed crane barge struck overhead power lines; OFAC – ship management companies sanctioned; MARAD – global overview of UD Maritime Advisory System; DOE – authorization to import/export LNG; House – bill introduced to reduce port GHG emissions; EC – [ Read Full Article ]

Notice of Federal Advisory Committee teleconference meeting

Maritime CommonsThursday, June 25, 2020 - 1:29 PM
The National Boating Safety Advisory Council (Council) and its subcommittees will meet via teleconference to discuss matters relating to recreational boating safety. [ Read Full Article ]