APMA Blog Feeds

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Blog 201028

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, October 28, 2020 - 6:20 AM
Headlines: Gulf Coast – Hurricane Zeta; USCG – commercial diving operations; TSA – renewal of HME security threat assessments; Gulf of Mexico – preparations for Hurricane Zeta; OFAC – violations of Iranian sanctions; CRS – USCG Waterways Commerce Cutter Program; IMO – financing for sustainable [ Read Full Article ]

Great Lakes Pilotage Rates-2021 Annual Review and Revisions to Methodology

Maritime CommonsTuesday, October 27, 2020 - 2:42 PM
The Coast Guard announced in the Federal Register that, in accordance with the Great Lakes Pilotage Act of 1960, it is proposing new base pilotage rates for the 2021 shipping season. [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 201027

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, October 27, 2020 - 7:16 AM
Headlines: New Orleans – Port Condition X-RAY; USCG – Great Lakes Pilotage rates; DOJ – charges re phony USCG training certificates; OFAC – Cuban Assets Control Regulations; OFAC – Cuban sanctions FAQs; BSEE – GOM preparations; IMO – short term measures re GHG strategy; and Singapore – oil spill [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 201026

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, October 26, 2020 - 6:05 AM
Headlines: White House – USCG in the Indo-Pacific; Georgia – capsized car carrier Golden Ray update; USCG – 37th BWMS type approval; EPA – national discharge standards proposed; UK – MCA Safety Bulletins; and UK – ballast water management FAQ. October 26, 2020 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s [ Read Full Article ]

National Boating Safety Advisory Council; Nov 2020 Teleconference

Maritime CommonsFriday, October 23, 2020 - 3:41 PM
The National Boating Safety Advisory Council (Council) and its subcommittees will meet via teleconference to discuss matters relating to recreational boating safety. The meeting will be open to the public. [ Read Full Article ]

Operational Risk Assessments for Waterfront Facilities Handling Liquefied Natural Gas as Fuel, and Updates to Industry Standards

Maritime CommonsFriday, October 23, 2020 - 2:09 PM
The Coast Guard published in the Federal Register a proposed amendment to its regulations concerning waterfront facilities handling liquefied natural gas (LNG) and liquefied hazardous gas (LHG). [ Read Full Article ]

MSIB: Recommendation for Pilot Transfer Arrangements.

Maritime CommonsFriday, October 23, 2020 - 1:07 PM
The Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance has published MSIB 21-20 Change 1 “Recommendation for Pilot Transfer Arrangements.” [ Read Full Article ]

Marine Safety Center issues Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Panasonic Environmental Systems & Engineering Co., Ltd.

Maritime CommonsFriday, October 23, 2020 - 12:48 PM
The Coast Guard Marine Safety Center issued the 37th U.S. Coast Guard Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Panasonic Environmental Systems & Engineering Co., Ltd., after a detailed review of the manufacturer’s type approval application determined the system met the [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 201023

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, October 23, 2020 - 7:19 AM
Headlines: USCG – VRP Express; USCG – 36th BWMS type approval certificate; USCG – BWMS type approval requested; MARAD – Maritime Workforce Training & Education CoE; North Carolina – ferry system designated marine highway; Court – neither seaman nor harbor worker; UK – MCA annual report; and UK [ Read Full Article ]

Marine Safety Center issues Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Elite Marine Corporation

Maritime CommonsThursday, October 22, 2020 - 3:00 PM
The Coast Guard Marine Safety Centerissued the 36thU.S. Coast Guard Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Elite Marine Corporation, after a detailed review of the manufacturer’s type approval application determined the system met the requirements of 46 CFR 162.060. [ Read Full Article ]

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