U.S, Canadian Coast Guard renew icebreaking partnership

U.S, Canadian Coast Guard renew icebreaking partnership
Julie Gascon, Assistant Commissioner of the Canadian Coast Guard Central and Arctic Region and Rear Adm. Joanna Nunan, commander of the United States Coast Guard Ninth District, sign a renewed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on icebreaking services for the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway, Jan. 18, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo. CLEVELAND — Rear Admiral Joanna Nunan, Commander, United...

US Coast Guard, Australian leaders sign collaborative agreement

US Coast Guard, Australian leaders sign collaborative agreement
WASHINGTON — Senior leaders from the U.S. Coast Guard and the Australian Federal Police signed a Memorandum of Understanding Friday at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters to highlight common missions, interests, capabilities, and opportunities for collaboration. The memorandum seeks to benefit the U.S. – Australia partnership by strengthening maritime cooperation, promoting personnel development,...

Coast Guard, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service sign memorandum of understanding

Coast Guard, Australian Customs and Border Protection Service sign memorandum of understanding
Rear Adm. Christopher Tomney signs a memorandum of understanding with Michael Pezzullo, the chief executive officer of the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C., Nov 5, 2013. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Timothy Tamargo WASHINGTON — The U.S. Coast Guard and the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service signed a memorandum...

Coast Guard, Sun’aq Tribe of Kodiak sign joint cooperation agreement in Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guard, Sun'aq Tribe of Kodiak sign joint cooperation agreement in Kodiak, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard and the Sun’aq Tribe of Kodiak signed a memorandum of understanding to improve cooperation between the two governments during a ceremony at Coast Guard Base Kodiak Wednesday. The memorandum formalizes the joint relationship between the two entities to promote positive communication and cooperation on cultural, environmental, and community issues of importance. “This...

Coast Guard and Washington State sign pollution prevention and response understanding

Coast Guard and Washington State sign pollution prevention and response understanding
SEATTLE — The United States Coast Guard and State of Washington signed a memorandum of understanding at Coast Guard Base Seattle, Friday. Rear Adm. Keith A. Taylor, Commander of the Thirteenth Coast Guard District, and Governor Christine Gregoire, signed the understanding which affirms the continued teamwork to prevent, plan for and respond to an oil or hazardous substance spill on the navigable...

Coast Guard, Lake Carriers Association, Canadian Shipowners Association sign memorandum of understanding

Coast Guard, Lake Carriers Association, Canadian Shipowners Association sign memorandum of understanding
CLEVELAND — Rear Adm. Michael Parks, commander of the 9th Coast Guard District, James H.I. Weakley, president of the Lake Carriers Association, and Bruce Bowie, president of the Canadian Shipowners Association, signed a memorandum of understanding while attending the International Joint Conference in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Monday. The two organizations represent the interests of U.S.- and Canadian-flagged...

Coast Guard and EPA Step Up Efforts to Protect U.S. Waters

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) outlining steps the agencies will take to better coordinate efforts to prevent illegal discharges of pollutants from more than 61,000 commercial ships based in the U.S. and more than 8,000 foreign ships operating in U.S. waters. Today’s MOU creates a framework...

Coast Guard and Canada sign agreement to exchange personnel

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Vice Adm. Robert J. Papp, Jr. Commander, Coast Guard Atlantic Area, and Rear Adm. Paul Maddison, Commander Joint Task Force Atlantic and Maritime Forces Atlantic, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on board the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Spencer in Boston.