APMA Blog Feeds

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Blog 200713

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, July 13, 2020 - 7:11 AM
Headlines: San Diego – fire on USS Bonhomme Richard; USCG – policy letter re foam concentrate analysis; Michigan – St. Mary’s River; Pacific – sailors rescued by merchant vessel; USN – USS Theodore Roosevelt returns to San Diego; BOEM – Deep SEARCH study; NOAA – intentional jettisoning of oil; [ Read Full Article ]

New Policy Letter: Third Party Foam Concentrate Analysis

Maritime CommonsSunday, July 12, 2020 - 11:31 PM
The Office of Design and Engineering Standards published Policy Letter 01-20: “Third Party Foam Concentrate Analysis” to provide guidance for the use of U.S. Coast Guard accepted independent laboratories for the analysis of foam concentrate samples for marine fixed foam fire extinguishing systems. [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200710

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, July 10, 2020 - 6:42 AM
Headlines: USCG – Regional Examination Center closure update; DOJ – man sentenced for killing woman on cruise ship; Lake Erie – moderate summer harmful algal bloom; Court – discovery in foreign private commercial arbitration; IMO – crew change facilitation welcomed; New Zealand – ship owner [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200708

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, July 8, 2020 - 12:23 PM
Headlines: Long Beach – Pier B On-Dock Rail Project; DOE – Jordan Cove authorized to export LNG; CRS – inland and intracoastal waterways; EC – CO2 emissions from ships; Australia – seafarer survey re COVID-19. July 8, 2020 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st [ Read Full Article ]

Notice of National Maritime Security Advisory Committee meeting

Maritime CommonsTuesday, July 7, 2020 - 1:48 PM
As a courtesy to our audience, Maritime Commons will provide a daily compilation of nationally-relevant Federal Register Notices, or those notices that may impact a large segment of our readers. To provide […] [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200707

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, July 7, 2020 - 7:28 AM
Headlines: USCG – safety alert re electrical installations; NMSAC – virtual meeting on 29 July; House – bill introduced re sea-level rise study; IMO – seafarers’ access to medical care ashore; New Zealand – log carrier loses power; UK – pilotage and port services regulation; UK – Maritime Safety [ Read Full Article ]

Marine Safety Alert: Electrical Issues Spark Major Concern

Maritime CommonsMonday, July 6, 2020 - 4:14 PM
The Inspections and Compliance Directorate issued Marine Safety Alert 05-20 to address hazardous area electrical instillation knowledge gaps observed in the maritime community. [ Read Full Article ]

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 ]