APMA Blog Feeds

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12/21/2015: Maritime awareness security terrorism training cybersecurity symposium

Maritime CommonsMonday, December 21, 2015 - 2:10 PM
The 2016 Maritime Awareness Security Terrorism Training Cybersecurity Symposium is being hosted in Texas. Read the post for information on registration details. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 21 December 2015

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, December 21, 2015 - 4:20 AM
Headlines: White House – appropriations bill signed into law; USCG – US-build determination; USCG & Alaska – mutual training agreement; Court – ballast water management; Washington – supervisor sought; Ireland – sulphur content of marine fuels; and Winter/Summer Solstice – 0449 UTC, 22 [ Read Full Article ]

12/18/2015: Cooperative research and development agreement – Diesel outboard engine development

Maritime CommonsFriday, December 18, 2015 - 9:36 AM
The Coast Guard announces its intent to enter into a cooperative research and development agreement, or CRADA, with Mercury Marine to evaluate and test the advantages, disadvantages, required technology enhancements, performance, costs, and other issues associated with diesel outboard engine [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 18 December 2015

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, December 18, 2015 - 6:16 AM
Headlines: USCG – maritime security review; USCG – applications for medical certificates; USCG – PSC deficiencies; Duluth – agreement allows for vessel departure; Lake Erie – barge Argo response completed; USCG – diesel outboard engine development; NOAA – indirect cost rates; St. Lawrence [ Read Full Article ]

12/17/2015: Maritime security – Time for a review

Maritime CommonsThursday, December 17, 2015 - 12:42 PM
The Coast Guard encourages maritime stakeholders to read the recent DHS advisory and review security measures to be alert for suspicious activity. [ Read Full Article ]

12/17/2015: Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity – Published request for information

Maritime CommonsThursday, December 17, 2015 - 12:31 PM
A request for information was published, seeking information on the “Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity” to inform planning and decision-making about how to enhance security of the Nation’s critical infrastructure, cybersecurity and risk management. [ Read Full Article ]

12/17/2015: Implementation of updated mariner credentialing program forms

Maritime CommonsThursday, December 17, 2015 - 12:27 PM
The National Maritime Center posted a notice about the use of the new CG-719 forms. [ Read Full Article ]

12/17/2015: Port state control detection deficiency areas – MSIB published

Maritime CommonsThursday, December 17, 2015 - 12:26 PM
The Coast Guard published a safety bulletin to address the top five deficiency areas that port state control officers find on foreign vessels and have led to detentions in 2015. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 17 December 2015

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, December 17, 2015 - 2:45 AM
Headlines: DHS – NTAS Bulletin; USCG – VHS-DSC radio equipment; FMC – Commissioners’ meeting; and UK – maritime growth study response. December 17, 2015 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way – Gainesville, FL 32608-8135 – USA Tel: 1-352- [ Read Full Article ]

12/16/2015: Back to the future – Cyber risk management training

Maritime CommonsWednesday, December 16, 2015 - 1:46 PM
The Coast Guard recently hosted a course on cyber risks in the marine transportation system to train Coast Guard personnel to work with industry to address cyber risks. [ Read Full Article ]