APMA Blog Feeds

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Blog 201203

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, December 3, 2020 - 6:31 AM
Headlines: Georgia – capsized car carrier Golden Ray update; DOJ – owner fined $12 million for pollution violations; DOS – Arctic Education Alliance; DOS – China assisting North Korea sanctions violations; BOEM – G&G surveys ROD; FMC – October Activity Report; and UN – resolution supporting [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 201202

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, December 2, 2020 - 6:06 AM
Headlines: DOJ – Conception master charged with seaman’s manslaughter; USCG – Safety Alert re fire hazards on ro-ro vessels; USCG – Safety Alert re dangerous static discharges; EPA – Superfund financial responsibility requirements; NTSB – towing vessel allision with bridge; House – bill introduced [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 201201

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, December 1, 2020 - 6:37 AM
Headlines: Florida – mariner rescued by container ship; Puerto Rico – safety zone in Ponce; USN – USS Bonhomme Ricard to be scrapped; DOE – Annova LNG; NOAA – marine debris meeting on 15 December; IMO – safer Arctic shipping; Paris MOU – 2019 CIC on Emergency Systems and Procedures; New Zealand – [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 201130

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, November 30, 2020 - 7:53 AM
Headlines: Georgia – capsized car carrier Golden Ray update; USCG – The Gas Gauge; Crescent City – amendment of RNA; USACE – San Francisco Bay to Stockton Navigation Study; Senate – bill introduced re Erie Canalway; IMO – LEG 107 agenda; EU – protection of marine environment is shallow; Australia [ Read Full Article ]

Notice of proposed rulemaking: Electronic Submission of Facility Operations and Emergency Manuals

Maritime CommonsFriday, November 27, 2020 - 11:26 AM
The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register a proposed rule to enable electronic submission of Operations Manuals and Emergency Manuals and electronic communication between the operators of regulated facilities and the Coast Guard, reducing the time and cost associated with mailing and [ Read Full Article ]

2020 edition of The Gas Gauge Newsletter now available.

Maritime CommonsFriday, November 27, 2020 - 11:09 AM
The Coast Guard’s Liquefied Gas Carrier National Center of Expertise (LGC NCOE) published its 2020 edition of The Gas Gauge, a newsletter to share Coast Guard involvement and regulatory updates about the liquefied gas industry. [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 201127

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, November 27, 2020 - 7:22 AM
Headlines: USCG – IMO OSV Chemical Code and NLS carriage; USCG – electronic submission of facilities’ manuals; USCG – Tampa Bay RNA; Georgia – capsized car carrier Golden Ray update; Hawaii – USV tests off Oahu completed; MARAD – Texas GulfLink DWP; DOE – offshore wind transmission system [ Read Full Article ]

Notice of Public Scoping Meeting for the Blue Marlin Offshore Port License Application

Maritime CommonsWednesday, November 25, 2020 - 12:24 PM
The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) and the Maritime Administration (MARAD) announce their intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Blue Marlin Offshore port license application. Blue Marlin Offshore Port, LLC proposes the construction and operation of a deepwater port that would [ Read Full Article ]

Gulf of Mexico AMSC conducts insider threat and cybersecurity exercise

Maritime CommonsWednesday, November 25, 2020 - 12:01 PM
The Gulf of Mexico Area Maritime Security Committee (AMSC) conducted its annual security exercise from New Orleans, Louisiana, on November 17, 2020. Due to the restrictions on in-person gatherings due to COVID-19, the exercise was held via virtual online conference. [ Read Full Article ]

Announcement of the 2019 Area Maritime Security Committee of the Year Winner

Maritime CommonsWednesday, November 25, 2020 - 10:08 AM
Rear Adm. Richard Timme, Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy, is pleased to announce that the Puget Sound Area Maritime Security Committee (AMSC) has been recognized as the recipient of the 2019 AMSC of the Year award. [ Read Full Article ]