APMA Blog Feeds

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Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 30 March 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, March 30, 2018 - 7:19 AM
Headlines: USCG – integrating new technology; Beaufort Sea – proposed lease sale; Martha’s Vineyard – proposed offshore wind farm; St. Lawrence Seaway – 2018 Navigation Season opens; Court – Athos I oil spill damages claim; Court – freight-derivative contract is maritime; and Australia – [ Read Full Article ]

3/29/2018: Reminder – application period for Towing Safety Advisory Committee membership open until April 10

Maritime CommonsThursday, March 29, 2018 - 10:11 AM
The Coast Guard will consider applications for five positions that will be vacant Sept. 30, 2018: Two positions representing the barge and towing industry, reflecting a regional geographical balance; one position representing the offshore mineral and oil supply vessel industry; one position [ Read Full Article ]

3/29/2018: Pacific seacoast Waterways Analysis and Management System study closes March 31

Maritime CommonsThursday, March 29, 2018 - 9:08 AM
The survey is open to all categories of mariners to include commercial, passenger, recreational and sail and power boaters. Survey topics include international requirements, environmental concerns, user capabilities, available technology and available resources. Those interested may take the [ Read Full Article ]

3/29/2018: CMA Shipping 2018 – The critical role of integrating new technology within the regulatory approval process

Maritime CommonsThursday, March 29, 2018 - 8:43 AM
Connecticut Maritime Association's Shipping 2018 may be over, but Maritime Commons continues to bring you coverage of Coast Guard presentations from the conference. In this post, the chief of the Office of Merchant Mariner Credentialing discusses autonomous vessel technology and the regulatory [ Read Full Article ]

3/29/2018: Chemical Transportation Advisory Committee vacancies

Maritime CommonsThursday, March 29, 2018 - 8:01 AM
The Coast Guard will consider applications for eight positions that become vacant Sept. 16, 2018. The membership categories are: Chemical manufacturing, marine handling or transportation of chemicals, vessel design and construction, marine safety or security, and marine environmental protection. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 29 March 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, March 29, 2018 - 6:01 AM
Headlines: USCG – GLPAC members sought; USCG – CTAC members sought; USCG – right whale ship strike avoidance; Beaufort Sea – proposed lease sale; Court – seaman’s personal injury claims; UK – Maritime 2050 strategy; UK – fleet shipping statistics: 2017; and UK – crew accommodation guidance [ Read Full Article ]

3/28/2018: Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee vacancies

Maritime CommonsWednesday, March 28, 2018 - 9:55 AM
The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that it is seeking applications until April 27, 2018, for membership on the Great Lakes Pilotage Advisory Committee. This Committee provides advice and makes recommendations to the Secretary of Homeland Security through the U.S. Coast Guard [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 27 March 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, March 27, 2018 - 3:11 AM
Headlines: Mediterranean Sea – possible GPS interference; USCG – NMSAC meeting; BSEE – new quality assurance process; St. Lawrence Seaway – security monitoring; Court – LHWCA last employer rule; Australia – ship banned for nonpayment of wages; and UK – MCA business plan. March 27, 2018 [ Read Full Article ]

3/26/2018: National Maritime Security Advisory Committee holds Spring meeting, welcomes five new members

Maritime CommonsMonday, March 26, 2018 - 8:19 AM
Committee members met and discussed items such the Coast Guard’s regulatory reform tasking, the Extremely Hazardous Cargo Strategy, and cyber security. Additionally, the Committee welcomed five new members. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 26 March 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, March 26, 2018 - 7:50 AM
Headlines: White House – Consolidated Appropriations Act signed; USCG – SMSs on US flag vessels; NSIDC – Arctic sea ice at second lowest maximum; and UK – hours of work & entitlement to leave. March 26, 2018 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way [ Read Full Article ]