US Coast Guard medevacs injured man from oil tanker High Progress

US Coast Guard medevacs injured man from oil tanker High Progress

A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced a 28-year-old man who was injured aboard an oil tanker off the coast of San Francisco, Tuesday morning. Caption: Chemical/Oil Products Tanker High Progress - Image courtesy …
May 8, 2019 /  Accidents
Wärtsilä becomes first Ballast Water Management System supplier to be granted dual technology USCG Type Approval

Wärtsilä becomes first Ballast Water Management System supplier to be granted dual technology USCG Type Approval

The technology group Wärtsilä’s Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management System (BWMS) has been granted US Coastguard (USCG) Type Approval. With the company’s other BWMS technology, the …
May 7, 2019 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard commissions newest FRC in San Diego

US Coast Guard commissions newest FRC in San Diego

The Coast Guard commissioned the newest California-based 154-foot Fast Response Cutter in San Diego, Wednesday. The Coast Guard Cutter Benjamin Bottoms is the fourth Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to be …
May 3, 2019 /  Naval
US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

The US Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from a container ship near Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. Caption: Container ship CMA CGM Alcazar - Image courtesy of Patrick Deenik Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston …
Apr 10, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medically evacuates 29-year-old man from commercial freighter Great Fluency

US Coast Guard medically evacuates 29-year-old man from commercial freighter Great Fluency

Crew members from Coast Guard Station Port Angeles medically evacuated a 29-year-old Chinese man from the 665-foot freighter Great Fluency, in the Strait of Juan De Fuca, Washington, Sunday morning. The man was …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from crude oil tanker AST Sunshine near Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from crude oil tanker AST Sunshine near Galveston

The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from a crude oil tanker ship near Galveston, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from the chief engineer of the crude oil tanker …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Accidents
Coast Guard enforces North Korea sanctions in the East China Sea

Coast Guard enforces North Korea sanctions in the East China Sea

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf pulled into Sasebo March 3 following a deployment in the East China Sea where the crew assisted in United Nations Security Council Resolutions (UNSCR) enforcement against illicit …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Naval
Fire breaks out on Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star 650 miles north of Antarctica

Fire breaks out on Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star 650 miles north of Antarctica

The 150-member crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star fought a fire at approximately 9 p.m. PST Feb. 10 that broke out in the ship’s incinerator room about 650 miles north of McMurdo Sound, …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs man from tank ship

US Coast Guard medevacs man from tank ship

The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a tank ship in Southwest Pass, Louisiana, Saturday (Feb23). Caption: Chemical/Oil Products Tanker San Fernando - Image courtesy of Dan Mathison   Watchstanders …
Feb 25, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard conducts pollution assessment after vessel fire in Port of Toledo

US Coast Guard conducts pollution assessment after vessel fire in Port of Toledo

The Coast Guard is conducting pollution assessment of the Maumee River following a fire onboard a vessel at the CSX Torco terminal in Oregon, Ohio in the Port of Toledo, Saturday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Accidents