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Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 18 July 2014

July 20th, 2014 at 12:03 pm » Comments (0)

Headlines: National Sea Grant Advisory Board – meeting; Coral Reef Task Force – meeting; NOAA – Gray’s Reef NMS regulations; DOS – ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 17 July 2014

July 20th, 2014 at 11:58 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: EPA – fuel oil non-availability report submittal; OFAC – Ukraine-related sanctions; FERC – application to export LNG; USACE – Jacksonville restricted ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 16 July 2014

July 20th, 2014 at 11:54 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – STCW rule FAQs; DOT – NFAC recommendations; House bill introduced re FWPCA permits; House – bill introduced re waters ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 15 July 2014

July 20th, 2014 at 11:50 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Arctic Ocean – icebreaker rescues sailboat; Chicago Sanitary & Ship Canal – safety zone; PHMSA – transportation of bulk explosives; St. ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 14 July 2014

July 20th, 2014 at 11:47 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: OMB – OSVs of at least 6000 GT ITC; SLSDC – Advisory Board meeting; MARAD – America’s Marine Highway draft PEA; ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 9 July 2014

July 20th, 2014 at 11:37 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – MSM Vol. II updated; USCG – technical amendments to 33 CFR; GLPAC – meeting; MARAD – US-flag launch barge ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 3 July 2014

July 3rd, 2014 at 11:39 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: North Carolina – Hurricane Arthur; USCG – limited extension of NTVRP IOAs; DHS – Counter-IED Resources Guide; FERC – application to ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 2 July 2014

July 2nd, 2014 at 11:50 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Florida – ill crew members; St. Louis – Mississippi River reopened; USCG – Inland Navigation Rules; BTS – voluntary near miss ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 1 July 2014

July 1st, 2014 at 11:29 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – Polar Code meeting; FWS & NOAA – “significant portion of its range”; NTSB – grounding on charted shoal; House ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 30 June 2014

June 30th, 2014 at 11:17 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: OFAC – Burmese sanctions regulations; FMC – filing of complaint; House – bill introduced re transportation infrastructure fund; House – bill ...more »
    logo11 OSRO - child of necessity

    In the July 2014 of Maritime Reporter and Engineering News, you can find my article entitled "OSRO - child of necessity". In the article, I discuss how the concept of the oil spill removal organization (OSRO) was developed and brought into being during the implementation process for the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90).