APMA Blog Feeds

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Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 21 November 2017

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingTuesday, November 21, 2017 - 6:37 AM
Headlines: USCG – draft NVIC 05-17 re cyber risks; USMMA – full accreditation; Somali Basin – suspected pirates captured; and Singapore – Sisters’ Islands Marine Park. November 21, 2017 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way – Gainesville, FL [ Read Full Article ]

11/20/2017: Update on draft NVIC 05-17 – Guidelines for addressing cyber risks at MTSA facilities

Maritime CommonsMonday, November 20, 2017 - 2:35 PM
Over the coming months, the Coast Guard will evaluate the more than 250 comments received and identify sections of NVIC 05-17 that would benefit from a more detailed explanation to improve clarity. Once the comments have been evaluated and NVIC 05-17 appropriately revised, the final document will [ Read Full Article ]

11/20/2017: Cooperative research and development agreement-Robotic aircraft for sensors program for maritime

Maritime CommonsMonday, November 20, 2017 - 8:45 AM
The Coast Guard is seeking public input on its intent to enter into a cooperative research and development agreement with several companies to evaluate small unmanned aircraft systems sensors or payloads, to determine their potential use in a maritime environment by first responders and DHS [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 20 November 2017

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingMonday, November 20, 2017 - 6:28 AM
Headlines: DOJ – ending regulation by guidance; USCG – robotic aircraft for sensors; FMC – Petition P4-16 hearings in January; Australia – fitness for duty; and Canada – maritime initiatives. November 20, 2017 Bryant’s Maritime Blog Bryant’s Maritime Consulting – 4845 SW 91st Way [ Read Full Article ]

11/17/2017: Research, development, testing and evaluation: Arctic Navigational Safety Information System

Maritime CommonsFriday, November 17, 2017 - 2:58 PM
Coast Guard Compass blog recently published an article by the Office of Strategic Planning and Communication Acquisition Directorate about a partnership between the Research & Development Center and the Marine Exchange of Alaska to provide critical navigation safety information to Arctic [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 17 November 2017

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingFriday, November 17, 2017 - 6:43 AM
Headlines: Puget Sound – withdrawal of anchorage proposal; FMC – petition for filing exemption; FMC – Petition P4-16 hearings in January; EPA & USACE – ‘waters of the United States’; NTSB – towing vessel explosion and fire; Beaufort Sea – Liberty Project draft EIS; Senate – hearing on [ Read Full Article ]

11/16/2017: Change of address requirement for Certificate of Documentation holders

Maritime CommonsThursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:24 AM
The National Vessel Documentation Center issued a notice reminding managing owners of the requirement to submit a change of address to NVDC within 10 days, according to 46 CFR 67.113(e). [ Read Full Article ]

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 16 November 2017

Bryant's Maritime ConsultingThursday, November 16, 2017 - 7:44 AM
Headlines: Northern California – safety zones established; USCG – managing owner change of address; USCG – RADM Benkert Environmental Award; USCG – evolution of the OSV; Marinette – restricted area expanded; Baltimore – restricted area proposed; Biloxi – restricted area proposed; Senate – [ Read Full Article ]

11/15/2017: Application period open for Rear Adm. William M. Benkert Award for excellence in environmental protection

Maritime CommonsWednesday, November 15, 2017 - 3:35 PM
Started in 1995, the award recognizes corporations and businesses involved in marine facility or vessel operations which have demonstrated sustained excellence and outstanding achievement in protecting the marine environment. [ Read Full Article ]

11/15/2017: Commandant to testify during Congressional hearing

Maritime CommonsWednesday, November 15, 2017 - 2:33 PM
Adm. Paul Zukunft, commandant of the Coast Guard, will testify before the Senate Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, during a hearing titled "Coast Guard Readiness: How Far Can We Stretch Our Nation's Only Multi-Mission, Military Force?" [ Read Full Article ]