US Coast Guard Newswire (Page 8)

US Coast Guard Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Local Law Enforcement Takes the Ice Bucket ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Patch.com

    Members of the Wenham Police Department were among the group that took the Ice Bucket Challenge at Lynch Park in Beverly on Sunday. The Beverly Police Department hosted the event, which drew participants from Beverly Fire, the Massachusetts State Police, the DEA, the Peabody Police Department, the Essex Police Department, the Georgetown Police Department, the Salem Police Department, the Gloucester Police Department, the US Coast Guard, and the Beverly Harbormaster as well as the Beverly Police Department.

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  2. Drone spotted flying near Obama while he played golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Washington Times

    Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration revealed that the Secret Service was put on alert after a drone was spotted flying near President Obama while he was playing golf in Florida. On March 29, the Secret Service called the FAA to report that the U.S. Coast Guard had spotted the drone flying "in the vicinity of POTUS," according to the FAA's report released Friday.

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  3. AWO Working Hard for the Domestic Workboat MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    The year 2015 has been a busy year for The American Waterways Operators, the national trade association for the tugboat, towboat and barge industry, and for the industry AWO is privileged to represent. It's a dynamic time for a vital industry that constitutes the largest segment of the U.S. domestic fleet, as companies throughout the industry are investing heavily to meet evolving customer needs; the industry stands on the verge of historic regulatory change; and AWO pursues an active public policy agenda to support members' needs for predictable and practicable government policy.

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  4. ACR Electronics Introduces New AISLink CB1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    Suited for a range of recreational boaters and commercial vessels across the world, the new AISLink CB1 Class B transceiver is introduced by survival gear specialist ACR Electronics, a Drew Marine Company. ACR's easy-to-use and reliable Class B Automatic Identification System option sends and receives wireless navigational data to and from nearby boats and vessels including the vessel's name, position, course or speed over ground, heading and rate of turn.

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  5. U.S. Coast Guard responds to cargo ship stuck in Delaware RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NJ.com

    A cargo ship became stuck overnight Monday in the Delaware River near Salem City and the United States Coast Guard is working to bring it back to sea.

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  6. Science-based decision-making on the use of dispersants in the Deepwater Horizon oil spillRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    Venosa, A., P. Anastas, M. Barron, R. Conmy, M. Greenberg, AND G. Wilson. Science-based decision-making on the use of dispersants in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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  7. Coast Guard Responds to Delaware River GroundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    The 328-foot Netherlands-flagged motor vessel, Bermuda Islander, lost power and propulsion Monday at approximately 9 p.m. before running aground near Salem, New Jersey. No injuries or pollution have been reported.

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  8. Diana Shipping Fixes PanamaxRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    Diana Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with Transgrain Shipping B.V., Rotterdam, for one of its Panamax dry bulk vessels, the m/v Alcyon. The gross charter rate is US$7,600 per day minus a 5% commission paid to third parties, for a period of minimum eight months to maximum eleven months.

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  9. Sri Lankan Shipping Firm to Launch Vizag, Yangon ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    Sri Lanka based shipping company- Herbilan Shipping Pvt Ltd is all set to launch Colombo-Vizag-Yangon -Colombo service from September 1, reports the Hindu. "One of the main reasons for Herbilan Shipping to launch the service is to give direct connectivity with Yangon and Colombo as the first dedicated feeder in this route.

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  10. Assault on SaipanRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    "We had no place to run, no place to hide. We were fired on by shell batteries, machine gun fire and mortars.

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  11. FAA: Drone over Obama in SouthFlorida had Secret Service on alertRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Lucianne.com

    The Secret Service got involved in a drone sighting locally in March - because it was flying near President Barack Obama as he played golf in Martin County. Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now.

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  12. FAA: Drone flew near Obama as he golfedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WSOCTV

    The Secret Service got involved in a drone sighting locally in March - because it was flying near President Barack Obama as he played golf in Martin County, Florida. Newly released reports from the Federal Aviation Administration show that local drone incidents are happening at a rate of about once a month now.

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  13. Authorities: Man lost in Lake Michigan jumped from freighterRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Northern Michigan News

    He was seen about 1:15 a.m. Sunday leaping from the Stewart J. Cort near Ludington, The Muskegon Chronicle reported Monday. "Crew members witnessed the man climb over the rail and jump from the vessel," the U.S. Coast Guard said in a news release.

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  14. Weekly 5: Mandatory life jackets would reduce deaths by 80 percent, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Boating Industry

    The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com.

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  15. Investigation centers on man 'intentionally' going overboard from freighter, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | MLive.com

    The man's name has not yet been released by U.S. Coast Guard officials or officials from the shipping vessel.

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  16. Ferguson Launches New Offshore Bunded TankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Marine News

    Ferguson Group, a supplier of offshore DNV 2.7-1 / EN12079 certified containers, mud skips, tanks, refrigeration/freezer modules, accommodation and workspace modules also certified to DNV 2.7-2, has introduced bunded tanks to its offshore fleet. The new tanks are designed to be used where HSE mandates a bunded area, but there is insufficient space to provide this.

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  17. Coast Guard Medically Evacuates 2-year-old Girl From MonheganRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Lincoln County News

    U.S. Coast Guard rescue crews and a Boothbay Region Ambulance Service paramedic medically evacuated a 2-year-old girl from Monhegan Island at approximately 12:15 a.m. Monday, Aug. 24. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Station Boothbay Harbor received a request from Lincoln County Communications at approximately 8:45 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 23 for assistance transporting a Lincoln County sheriff's deputy and detective as well as a Boothbay Region Ambulance Service paramedic for a possible domestic disturbance and medical emergency involving a 2-year-old girl. The 2-year-old was reported to be stable, but was lethargic and exhibiting flu-like symptoms.

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  18. MN 100: All American Marine, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Marine News

    The Company: All American Marine Inc. was founded in 1987 and specializes in the construction of custom tailored aluminum boats from 30 to 150 feet LOA. Today, the company has become a leading builder of high speed passenger catamarans, survey craft, and research vessels.

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  19. MN 100: ABSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Marine News

    The Company: Since its founding in 1862, the American Bureau of Shipping , a New York registered not-for-profit corporation, has been committed to setting standards for safety and excellence as one of the world's leading classification societies. Today, ABS brings together the latest technical solutions and best-in-class services to meet the growing regulatory, safety and environmental stewardship needs of its members and clients.

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  20. MPA Leads Ferry Emergency ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Marine News

    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore held a half-day emergency preparedness exercise, codenamed 'FEREX 2015' August 21. The annual ferry exercise aims to test the readiness of various agencies to respond to ferry mishaps in the Port of Singapore. More than 350 personnel from 10 agencies and companies took part in this full deployment exercise which includes deployment of resources at sea at the Eastern Special Purposes A Anchorage for rescue operations, manning of emergency operations centre at the Port Operations Control Centre at PSA Vista, and landing of casualties and rescued persons at Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal.

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