Tag: US Coast Guard

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

Hyundai Heavy Obtains Second USCG BWMS Type Approval

October 10, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

The approval is for the company’s EcoBallast BWMS which consists of filtration with UV treatment during uptake and discharge. This is the 22nd certificate issued by the Coast Guard so far and the second one obtained by HHI. In October […]

Impact & Regulations

US Coast Guard Working on Containing New Orleans Oil Spill

September 13, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

First assets were deployed on September 11 after a helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans observed a sheen on the water earlier in the day during a routine overflight. Fifteen hundred feet of boom has been deployed […]


US Coast Guard Green Lights First Cameron LNG Export

February 15, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

The safety inspection included a review of the terminal’s design, construction, equipment, operations, maintenance, personnel training and firefighting systems. Cameron LNG also submitted its Marine Operations Manual and Emergency Manual to the Coast Guard for examination. The project is nearing […]