APMA Blog Feeds

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Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 1 March 2019

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, March 1, 2019 - 7:27 AM
Headlines: USCG – fire on icebreaker Polar Star; USCG – Steamboat Inspection Act of 1871; MARAD – Marine Highway project Designation open season. DOE – SPR crude oil sale; and Protection Against Piracy Act – 3 March 1819. March 1, 2019 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting [ Read Full Article ]

2/28/2019: A century and a half of marine safety and prevention – The Congressional Act of Feb. 28, 1871

Maritime CommonsThursday, February 28, 2019 - 9:05 AM
In this post, Rear Adm. John Nadeau offers a few thoughts on The Congressional Act of 1871, which provided the nation with the basis of a functioning marine safety code. The Act of 1871 was an important change that combined all the practical features of previous legislation with a number of new [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 28 February 2019

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:20 AM
Headlines: USN – new book on ship stability; Court – arbitral award invalid; Canada – failure to complete checklist; Canada – pilot boarding station inadequacy; and MV Bow Mariner – 28 February 2004. February 28, 2019 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW [ Read Full Article ]

2/27/2019: National Maritime Center seeks members for 2019 Merchant Mariner Examination Working Group

Maritime CommonsWednesday, February 27, 2019 - 9:10 AM
The National Maritime Center announced it is seeking participants for the 2019 Merchant Mariner Examination Working Group. Section 315 of the 2015 Coast Guard Authorization Act requires the Coast Guard to commission a working group to review existing and new examination questions for accuracy and [ Read Full Article ]

2/27/2019: National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee meeting scheduled

Maritime CommonsWednesday, February 27, 2019 - 8:47 AM
The National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee will meet in New Orleans, Louisiana in March to discuss committee matters relating to the safety of operations and other matters affecting the offshore oil and gas industry. All meetings will be open to the public. [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 27 February 2019

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, February 27, 2019 - 6:30 AM
Headlines: USCG – USS TAMPA Purple Heart Campaign; NOSAC – meeting on 19-20 March; USCG – Merchant Mariner Exam Working Group; GLA – review of ATON services; and UK – marine pollution preparedness & response. February 27, 2019 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 26 February 2019

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, February 26, 2019 - 7:09 AM
Headlines: Court – dead judges can’t judge; ICJ – Chagos Archipelago belongs to Mauritius; EC – support for French offshore wind farms; Denmark – IMO PPR subcommittee meeting summary; and HMS Birkenhead – 26 February 1852. February 26, 2019 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime [ Read Full Article ]

2/25/2019: Coast Guard seeks additional information in Oregon marine casualty investigation

Maritime CommonsMonday, February 25, 2019 - 8:31 AM
The Coast Guard announced in a news release last week that investigators continue to seek information regarding the fishing vessel Mary B II, which capsized off Newport, Oregon, Jan. 9, 2019, and resulted in the loss of the three crew members and the vessel. Anyone with information is encouraged to [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 25 February 2019

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, February 25, 2019 - 6:52 AM
Headlines: Oakland – fuel tank leak; FMC – Decisions of the FMC published; St. Lawrence Seaway – 2019 navigation season; DOE – LNG export terminals; FERC – LNG export terminals; USN – Union Jack returns; Senate – funding for heavy polar icebreaker; CRS – Polar Security Cutter Program; Suez [ Read Full Article ]

2/22/2019: National Boating Safety Advisory Council meeting

Maritime CommonsFriday, February 22, 2019 - 8:39 AM
The National Boating Safety Advisory Council and its Subcommittees will meet April 9-11, 2019 in New Orleans to discuss issues relating to recreational boating safety. These meetings will be open to the public. [ Read Full Article ]

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