APMA Blog Feeds

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Blog 210430

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, April 30, 2021 - 6:28 AM
Headlines: USCG – 42nd BWMS type approval; Georgia – capsized car carrier Golden Ray update; USACE – submissions for annual report; Senate – bill introduced to ban export of crude oil & LNG; Senate – bill introduced re navy shipyards; IMO – decarbonization initiative; ILO – new seafarer [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 210428

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, April 28, 2021 - 1:53 PM
Headlines: USCG – SEACOR Eagle inspected for SEACOR Power response; USCG – cutter transits into Black Sea; USCG – WCC PEIS public meetings; NTSB – allision in Soo Locks; FCC – submarine cable outage reporting; House – bill introduced to ban Florida OCS drilling; House – bill introduced re Navy [ Read Full Article ]

Marine Safety Center issues Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) Type Approval Certificate to Wuxi Brightsky Electronic Co., Ltd.

Maritime CommonsWednesday, April 28, 2021 - 9:57 AM
The Coast Guard Marine Safety Center issued the 42nd U.S. Coast Guard BWMS Type Approval Certificate to Wuxi Brightsky Electronic Co., Ltd. after a detailed review of the manufacturer’s type approval application […] [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 210427

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, April 27, 2021 - 8:38 AM
Headlines: USCG – Seacor Power salvage unified command; USCG – 50% drug testing rate; USCG – CRADA re cutter tactical communications; USCG – CRADA re sUAS DAA system; MARAD – $19.6 million for small shipyard grants; SS Sultana explosion and fire – 27 April 1865; and Shakespeare’s Bible – [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 210426

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, April 26, 2021 - 5:35 AM
Headlines: White House – reducing GHG emissions from shipping; DOE – decarbonizing international shipping; Georgi – capsized car carrier Golden Ray update; FTA – $10 million funding opportunity; Singapore – crew change prohibition re India; Ideal X voyage – 26 April 1956; and Shakespeare’s [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 210423

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, April 23, 2021 - 4:37 AM
Headlines: White House – reducing GHG emissions; USCG – fire detection systems; USCG – security zone on Potomac & Anacostia Rivers; USCG – Worldwide Navigational Warnings Service; USCG – status of NMC MMC forms; Georgia – capsized car carrier Golden Ray update; FMC – service contract filing [ Read Full Article ]

Notice of proposed rulemaking: Update to Electrical Engineering Regulations

Maritime CommonsThursday, April 22, 2021 - 2:54 PM
The Coast Guard published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register on April 22, 2021 to update the electrical engineering regulations for commercial vessels in 46 CFR Subchapter J, Parts 110-113. [ Read Full Article ]

MSIB: Worldwide Navigational Warnings Service

Maritime CommonsThursday, April 22, 2021 - 1:58 PM
The Coast Guard has issued Marine Safety Information Bulletin (MSIB) 05-21 to provide a brief overview of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) Worldwide Navigational Warnings Service. [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 210422

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, April 22, 2021 - 5:53 AM
Headlines: USCG – electrical engineering standards update; DOJ – former chief engineer convicted; NMFS – Southern Resident killer whales; Alaska – joins Florida in suit against CDC re cruise ships; Canada – North Atlantic right whale measures; Canada – new and updated fees; Singapore – maritime [ Read Full Article ]

Blog 210421

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingWednesday, April 21, 2021 - 7:30 AM
Headlines: NTSB – loss of containers near Hilo; NOAA – critical habitat for humpback whale; NOAA – coral restoration in Florida Keys; DOE – seeking low-cost, low-carbon biofuels; House – bill introduced re waters of the United States; Panama Canal – maximum authorized draft; and Shakespeare’s Bible [ Read Full Article ]