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Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 10 April 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, April 10, 2018 - 6:18 AM
Headlines: USCG – INMARSAT network migration; DOS – meeting on 11 May re MSC 99; DOC – FTZ production facility authorized; IMO – recap of SSE 5 session; and Panama Canal – March operations summary. April 10, 2018 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way [ Read Full Article ]

4/9/2018: Inmarsat network migration impact on maritime distress and safety services

Maritime CommonsMonday, April 9, 2018 - 1:24 PM
Editor's note: This post was updated April 10, 2018 to reflect that Inmarsat will begin the migration 1400 UTC May 9, 2018 instead of April 16, 2018, as originally announced. For the latest information, visit the Inmarsat website provided in our blog post. Inmarsat announced that it will migrate [ Read Full Article ]

4/9/2018: Recap of the 5th Session of the IMO Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment

Maritime CommonsMonday, April 9, 2018 - 1:11 PM
The Sub-Committee established three ad hoc working groups on fire protection, life-saving appliances, and the development of measures for onboard lifting appliances and winches, and an ad hoc drafting group on the develop of guidelines for cold ironing of ships. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 9 April 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, April 9, 2018 - 7:06 AM
Headlines: USCG – Coast Guard Medal awarded; USCG – latest E-Zero designees; BOEM – wind energy lease sale offshore Massachusetts; BOEM – New York Bight wind energy; DOJ – fishing vessel captain convicted of pollution; NSIDC – Arctic sea ice; CRS – costs of 355-ship Navy; California – [ Read Full Article ]

4/6/2018: Congratulations to the latest E-Zero designees

Maritime CommonsFriday, April 6, 2018 - 7:21 AM
In an effort to better recognize those companies, operators, and vessels that have earned the E-Zero designation on their QUALSHIP 21 certificate, Maritime Commons will periodically publish the names of the latest vessels to earn the E-Zero designation. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 6 April 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, April 6, 2018 - 6:58 AM
Headlines: USCG – new form CG-835V Vessel Inspection Requirements; USCG – PWSRCAC recertification; BOEM – renewable energy leasing offshore Atlantic; Australia – car carrier pleads guilty; Denmark – maritime digitization; Singapore – persons authorized to supply water; and Union Faith-Warren [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 5 April 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, April 5, 2018 - 7:30 AM
Headlines: White House – concern re Houthi maritime attack; White House – national emergency re Somalia; MARAD – alert re southern Red Sea; USCG – SONS executive seminar; USCG – TSAC meeting summary; USCG – two BWMS type approval applications received; Court – negligent infliction of [ Read Full Article ]

4/5/2018: New issue of ‘Drill Down’ now available

Maritime CommonsThursday, April 5, 2018 - 7:06 AM
This issue of Drill Down will be the first of a series providing basic fundamental explanations of the “what, where, and how” of offshore oil and gas exploration, starting with hydrocarbons and hydro-carbon reservoirs. [ Read Full Article ]

4/5/2018: New Form CG-835V Vessel Inspection Requirements

Maritime CommonsThursday, April 5, 2018 - 7:00 AM
Form CG-835V Vessel Inspection Requirements is specifically tailored to capture more detailed deficiency data in a manner that is aligned with globally accepted Port State Control methodologies. The CG-835V was developed in conjunction with corresponding enhancements to the Coast Guard’s internal [ Read Full Article ]

4/4/2018: Marine Safety Center receives two applications for ballast water management system type approval

Maritime CommonsWednesday, April 4, 2018 - 2:46 PM
The Marine Safety Center received its 11th and 12th applications, for the BallastAce system, manufactured by JFE Engineering Corporation, and the GloEn-Patrol system, manufactured by Panasia Co., Ltd, respectively. [ Read Full Article ]