APMA Blog Feeds

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Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 12 January 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, January 12, 2018 - 8:08 AM
Headlines: USCG – Light List (2018); USCG – Benkert Environmental Protection Award; USCG – IGF and Polar Codes implementation update; DHS – semiannual regulatory agenda; Access Board – semiannual regulatory agenda; Coral Reef Task Force – meeting on 22 February; Senate – bill introduced re [ Read Full Article ]

1/12/2018: Release of Offshore Operations and Passenger Vessel Cybersecurity Framework profiles

Maritime CommonsFriday, January 12, 2018 - 7:00 AM
These profiles reflect how organizations align the NIST framework’s cybersecurity activities, outcomes, and informative references to organizational business requirements, risk tolerances, and resources. They outline a desired minimum state of cybersecurity and cyber risk management, and provide [ Read Full Article ]

1/11/2018: Admiral Benkert award submission deadline extended

Maritime CommonsThursday, January 11, 2018 - 1:37 PM
The Office of Port and Facility Compliance announced that the application deadline for the 2018 Biennial Rear Admiral William M. Benkert Environmental Protection Award is extended to January 26, 2018. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Newsletter – 11 January 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, January 11, 2018 - 6:16 AM
Headlines: California – rescue of victims of mudslides; FMC – civil penalty inflation adjustment; and FMC – hearing re Petition P4-16. January 11, 2018 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way – Gainesville, FL 32608-8135 – USA Tel: 1-352-692- [ Read Full Article ]

1/10/2018: Important information for sending email attachments to National Maritime Center

Maritime CommonsWednesday, January 10, 2018 - 10:12 AM
Due to limitations in the Coast Guard's e-mail system, e-mails that are larger than 10 MB or that include compressed files as attachments will not be delivered. [ Read Full Article ]

1/10/2018: Don’t miss the January 22 deadline to submit comments on proposed changes to PREP guidelines

Maritime CommonsWednesday, January 10, 2018 - 8:49 AM
Comments to the proposed changes and related material must reach the Coast Guard by January 22, 2018. Significant Coast Guard-specific revisions include changes to requirements associated with Remote Assessment and Consultation drills. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 10 January 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, January 10, 2018 - 6:22 AM
Headlines: USCG NMC – attachments to emails; USCG – Ship Structure Committee; Court – test for maritime contracts simplified; UK – Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill introduced; UK – marine oil spill response providers; and UK – safety harness tethers on sailing yachts. January 10, 2018 Bryant’s [ Read Full Article ]

1/9/2018: Ship Structure Committee soliciting research ideas for 2018 Project Year

Maritime CommonsTuesday, January 9, 2018 - 11:58 AM
The SSC is seeking research ideas within four focus areas: 1) Structural Lifetime Extension; 2) Arctic Construction, Operations, Technologies, and Effects; 3) Composite Materials; and 4) SSC Follow-Up Report. All submissions much reach the SSC Executive Director by Feb. 28, 2018. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 9 January 2018

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, January 9, 2018 - 6:35 AM
Headlines: USCG – FAQs re Subchapter M; Florida – vessels displaced by Hurricane Irma; NOAA – Southern DPS of green sturgeon; CBP – quarterly interest rates; USN – downed C-2A Greyhound located; East China Sea – search of missing mariners; CRS – changes in the Arctic; and Malta – ‘parker’ [ Read Full Article ]

1/8/2018: Updated Subchapter M FAQs now available

Maritime CommonsMonday, January 8, 2018 - 10:07 AM
The Towing Vessel National Center of Expertise recently published the latest additions and updates to the Frequently Asked Questions regarding Subchapter M, inspected towing vessels. As a convenience for our readers, in this post Maritime Commons is providing a compilation of those changes. [ Read Full Article ]