The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter James offloaded approximately 6 tons of cocaine, Thursday, in Port Everglades worth an estimated $180 million seized in international waters in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
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The technology group Wärtsilä has submitted its Aquarius EC BWMS for USCG TA after successfully completing all the testing procedures required.
The Coast Guard offloaded approximately 36,000 pounds of cocaine Tuesday, which was seized during a counter-drug patrol in international waters of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
Schoellhorn-Albrecht has been awarded a subcontract from Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) for the design and manufacture of a wide variety of equipment for the U.S. Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC).
Polar Tankers was awarded the USCG’s Rear Admiral William M. Benkert Osprey Award for Environmental Excellence at the Guard’s 2018 Benkert Awards Luncheon & API Maritime Transportation Forum on March 2 in New Orleans.
The Coast Guard, NOAA and Environmental Protection Agency are monitoring the tracking and assessment of approximately 76 stray cargo containers about 17 miles off Oregon Inlet, North Carolina.
USCG personnel are monitoring a 653-foot bulk carrier, 120 miles west of the Columbia River entrance after main diesel engine components malfunctioned onboard and caused a localized explosion, Thursday.
Wärtsilä BWMS and scrubber retrofit engineering services are seeing a considerable increase in interest in their experience and risk reduction offerings.
USCG joined Canadian Coast Guard to sign an updated MoU between their agencies concerning Coast Guard icebreaking services in the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway maritime transportation system.
The Coast Guard and local agencies are responding to a vessel fire at mile marker 390 on the lower Mississippi River near Vicksburg, Mississippi, Thursday.