Bollinger Delivers the 31st Fast Response Cutter, USCGC Terrell Horne to US Coast Guard

Bollinger Delivers the 31st Fast Response Cutter, USCGC Terrell Horne to US Coast Guard

Bollinger Shipyards has delivered the USCGC TERRELL HORNE, the 31st Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to the U.S. Coast Guard. The Coast Guard took delivery on the 25th of October, 2018 in Key West, Florida. Bollinger …
Oct 29, 2018 /  Naval
US Coast Guard Cutter Alert returns home after seizing $17 million worth of cocaine

US Coast Guard Cutter Alert returns home after seizing $17 million worth of cocaine

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alert returned home Saturday (Oct 13) following a 50-day counterdrug patrol to the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Caption: Coast Guard Cutter Alert deployed to the Eastern Pacific with a HITRON …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard rescues 10 crewmembers from disabled cargo ship in the middle of the Atlantic

US Coast Guard rescues 10 crewmembers from disabled cargo ship in the middle of the Atlantic

The Coast Guard Cutter Confidence rescued 10 crewmembers, who were stranded on a disabled cargo ship for almost 20 days when they were picked up Monday, approximately 1,380 miles southeast of …
Oct 11, 2018 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard, FDNY respond to disabled tanker after fire at sea

US Coast Guard, FDNY respond to disabled tanker after fire at sea

The U.S. Coast Guard and Fire Department of the City of New York (FDNY) Special Operations Command firefighters and Rescue Paramedics conducted a joint safety examination of a disabled 479-foot asphalt tanker Monday …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard offloads more than 7 tons of seized cocaine in Port Everglades

US Coast Guard offloads more than 7 tons of seized cocaine in Port Everglades

More than 7 tons of cocaine seized in international waters in the Eastern Pacific Ocean from early June to mid-July was offloaded by the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk (WMEC 913) Thursday in Port …
Aug 10, 2018 /  Curious
US Coast Guard medevacs unconscious man in Cape Charles, VA

US Coast Guard medevacs unconscious man in Cape Charles, VA

The Coast Guard medevaced a 60-year-old man from a ship anchored in Cape Charles, Virginia, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads were notified this morning by a representative of the Nord …
Aug 3, 2018 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

The US Coast Guard medevaced a 22-year-old man from a cargo ship 35 miles west of Tampa Bay, Tuesday. Medevaced was Shuklendra Singh, 22, from India. Caption: Self Discharging Bulk Carrier Bahama Spirit - Image …
Aug 1, 2018 /  Accidents
USCG Marine Safety Center issues ballast water management system type approval certificate to Samsung Heavy Industries

USCG Marine Safety Center issues ballast water management system type approval certificate to Samsung Heavy Industries

The US Coast Guard Marine Safety Center issued the eighth U.S. Coast Guard Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., after a detailed review of the …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Curious
US Coast Guard monitoring and investigating generator fire on freighter Paul R. Tregurtha

US Coast Guard monitoring and investigating generator fire on freighter Paul R. Tregurtha

The Coast Guard received a report of a generator fire aboard the Motor Vessel Paul R. Tregurtha, a 1,013-foot bulk carrier freighter, at 4:20 a.m. Monday. The vessel master reported the fire extinguished at 5:30 a.m. …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Accidents
U.S. Coast Guard monitors grounded vessel in Duluth Harbor (Video)

U.S. Coast Guard monitors grounded vessel in Duluth Harbor (Video)

The Coast Guard is monitoring the 990-foot motor vessel American Spirit, which ran aground in Duluth Harbor, Minnesota, at approximately 3:30 p.m. (central standard time) Sunday (June 17, 2018). There are no reported …
Jun 18, 2018 /  Accidents