APMA Blog Feeds

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Notice of Federal Advisory Committee teleconference meeting

Maritime CommonsThursday, June 25, 2020 - 1:29 PM
The National Boating Safety Advisory Council (Council) and its subcommittees will meet via teleconference to discuss matters relating to recreational boating safety. [ Read Full Article ]

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Shipping Safety Fairways Along the Atlantic Coast

Maritime CommonsThursday, June 25, 2020 - 1:25 PM
The Coast Guard seeks comments regarding the possible establishment of shipping safety fairways (“fairways”) along the Atlantic Coast of the United States identified in the Atlantic Coast Port Access Route Study. [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200625

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, June 25, 2020 - 6:24 AM
Headlines: International Day of the Seafarer – 25 June 2020; USCG – BWMS type approval certificate issued; USCG – BWMS type approval application received; FMC – service contract essential terms; IWUB – virtual meeting on 22 July; DOS & OFAC – sanctions imposed on five Iranian captains; Senate [ Read Full Article ]

Marine Safety Center issues Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Kuraray Co., Ltd.

Maritime CommonsWednesday, June 24, 2020 - 1:20 PM
The Coast Guard Marine Safety Center issued the 34th U.S. Coast Guard Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Kuraray Co., Ltd., after a detailed review of the manufacturer’s type approval application determined […] [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200624

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, June 24, 2020 - 7:00 AM
Headlines: Hawaii – containers lost from barge off Hilo; DHS – only essential travel from Canada; DHS – only essential travel from Mexico; FMC – May activity report; USN – FON operation off Venezuela; CMTS – updated MTS-FAC list; Senate – bill introduced to enhance maritime cybersecurity; Senate – [ Read Full Article ]

National Commercial Fishing Safety Advisory Committee; Vacancy

Maritime CommonsTuesday, June 23, 2020 - 3:15 PM
The Coast Guard is extending the application deadline for applications from persons interested in serving in membership on the National Commercial Fishing Safety Advisory Committee (Committee). [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200623

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, June 23, 2020 - 7:22 AM
Headlines: USCG – Foreign Gas Carrier Examiner TTP; NBSAC – virtual meeting on 29 July; Sabine-Neches Waterway – user fee proposed; IMO – crew change and repatriation cooperation; Suez Canal – tariff reduction for some crude oil tankers; Suez Canal – tariff reduction for some dry bulk vessels; Suez [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200622

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, June 22, 2020 - 6:48 AM
Headlines: USN – Capt. Crozier will not be reinstated; USCG – BWMS type approval application received; FMC – investigation of Canadian BWM regulations; COAC – virtual meeting on 15 July; Court – improper directed verdict; EP – protection of animals during transport; EU – civil society SAR efforts [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200619

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, June 19, 2020 - 6:14 AM
Headlines: USCG – shipping safety fairways; MARAD – advisory re Red Sea vicinity; DOT – investment grants for Tampa and Houston; OFAC – violations of Venezuelan sanctions; Court – maritime lien only for necessaries; Singapore – updated crew change guidance; and Summer/Winter Solstice – 20 June 2020 [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 200618

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, June 18, 2020 - 6:37 AM
Headlines: OMB – review of USCG proposed rulemaking; PNT Advisory Board – virtual meeting on 1 July; DOJ – substandard naval steel costs almost $11 million; FMC – Innovation Team findings; FMC – advisory to cruise passengers; FMC – votes on Canadian BWM investigation; Court – improper summary [ Read Full Article ]