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Coast Guard Releases New Facility Inspector Cyber Job Aid

Maritime CommonsMonday, June 8, 2020 - 2:59 PM
The Coast Guard has published a new Facility Inspector – Cyber Job Aid, in order to provide the service’s marine safety personnel with additional guidance as they address facilities’ documented cyber vulnerabilities. [ Read Full Article ]

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Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, June 8, 2020 - 7:41 AM
Headlines: White House – expediting infrastructure projects; White House – Northeast Canyons & Seamounts MNM; USCG – on-water mass gatherings; Hawaii – maritime emergency harbor assessments; OFAC – Iran sanctions FAQs; NSGAB – virtual meeting on 23 June; Arctic Ocean – sea ice update; DHS OIG [ Read Full Article ]

GAO Report – Vessel Safety: The Coast Guard Conducts Recurrent Inspections and Has Issued Guidance to Address Emergency Preparedness

Maritime CommonsFriday, June 5, 2020 - 1:12 PM
The Coast Guard Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy has published MSIB 16-20 "GAO Report - Vessel Safety: The Coast Guard Conducts Recurrent Inspections and Has Issued Guidance to Address Emergency Preparedness." [ Read Full Article ]

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Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, June 5, 2020 - 2:11 AM
Headlines: Jacksonville – fire on car carrier; USCG – MMCs and COVID-19; USCG – OCS hurricane season reporting requirements; Georgia – Golden Ray update; CDC – updated COVID-19 guidance for cruise ship crew; USN – USS Theodore Roosevelt departs Guam mission ready; OFAC – Syria-related sanctions [ Read Full Article ]

Hurricane Season Reporting Requirements for Operators of all Manned Facilities and Mobile Offshore Drilling Units

Maritime CommonsThursday, June 4, 2020 - 2:49 PM
The OCS Officer in Charge, Marine Inspection (OCMI) has released MSIB 20-04, Hurricane Season Reporting Requirements, to provide guidance for operators on the Outer Continental Shelf. [ Read Full Article ]

MSIB: Novel Coronovirus – Mariner Credentials – Update (Change 2)

Maritime CommonsThursday, June 4, 2020 - 1:18 PM
The Coast Guard has published MSIB 08-20 (Change 2) to update guidance concerning mariner credentials, medical certificates and course approvals, and the action being taken by the Coast Guard due to the novel coronavirus and the disease it causes (COVID-19). [ Read Full Article ]

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Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, June 4, 2020 - 1:46 AM
Headlines: USCG – oversight of ROs; GOM – larger than average ‘dead zone’ expected; CMTS – impact of COVID-19; Australia – fatality on ship’s elevator; and Naval history. June 4, 2020 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way – Gainesville, FL 32608-8135 [ Read Full Article ]

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Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, June 3, 2020 - 5:40 AM
Headlines: NOAA – America’s blue economy growth; OFAC – violations of Venezuelan sanctions; FERC – Golden Pass LNG Terminal expansion; SLSDC – Advisory Board meetings on 25 June & 24 September; Court – nonsignatories and arbitration; and New Zealand – safe and efficient movement of goods and [ Read Full Article ]

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Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:53 AM
Headlines: White House – National Ocean Month; Georgia – Golden Ray update; NTSB – allision with bridge protection cell; and House – hearing re US maritime supply chain. June 2, 2020 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way – Gainesville, FL 32608-8135 [ Read Full Article ]

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Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, June 1, 2020 - 6:42 AM
Headlines: USCG – novel coronavirus guidance, change 5; USCG – CFSAC members sought; FMC – April activity report; FMC – summary of 28 May meeting; Congress – letter to USCG re COVID-19 readiness; Australia – APL England master charged; Canada – cruise ship restrictions extended; India – garbage [ Read Full Article ]

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