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Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 18 August 2014

August 18th, 2014 at 10:57 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: North Pacific – one dead in engine room fire; USCG – OSVs of at least 6,000 GT ITC; USCG – Boston AMS Advisory ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 13 August 2014

August 13th, 2014 at 10:34 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Lower Mississippi River – multiple vessel incident; USCG – suspension & revocation decision on appeal; SHC – meeting; UFAC – teleconference ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 12 August 2014

August 12th, 2014 at 11:21 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: North Pacific – sail boat crew rescued; USCG – vessel documentation renewal fee; USCG – NVIC 01-13 extension of comment period; ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 11 August 2014

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

Headlines: Pacific Ocean – ship diverts to rescue sailboat; USCG – NY/NJ Area Contingency Plan; FMC – adjudication of small claims; FERC ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 8 August 2014

August 8th, 2014 at 7:58 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – Ebola virus precautions; USCG – QUALSHIP 21 update; USCG – H-Class structural fire protection materials; MARAD – VISA open ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 7 August 2014

August 7th, 2014 at 12:07 pm » Comments (0)

Headlines: CDC – Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever; NTSB – towing vessel & barge fire & explosion; Court – Himalaya Clause insulates railroad; California ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 6 August 2014

August 6th, 2014 at 11:16 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: Lake Tahoe – sternwheeler refloated; USCG – VGP Job Aid; USACE – procedure for processing requests; EPA – Waukegan Harbor cleanup ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 5 August 2014

August 5th, 2014 at 11:30 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: USCG – Change-1 to MSM, Vol. III; USACE – proposed feasibility studies; FERC – Freeport LNG liquefaction project; NOAA – National ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 4 August 2014

August 4th, 2014 at 11:45 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: DOE – licenses to import/export LNG; CBP – quarterly interest rates; MARAD – MOA with ABS re NDRF vessels; NAP – ...more »

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 1 August 2014

August 1st, 2014 at 11:45 am » Comments (0)

Headlines: White House – quarantinable communicable diseases; OMB – review of USCG NOAD & AIS rule; USCG – Arctic technology evaluation; CBP ...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).