Coast Guard, local agencies to conduct training exercise in Sturgeon Bay

Coast Guard, local agencies to conduct training exercise in Sturgeon Bay
STURGEON BAY, Wisc. – The U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Venture Inc., the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and other state and local partners are scheduled to conduct a pollution response training exercise near Potawatomi State Park, Thursday. The exercise is part of a yearly effort called the Preparedness for Response Exercise Program designed to meet exercise...

Federal, tribal, international, state groups participate in Maritime Disruption 2017

Federal, tribal, international, state groups participate in Maritime Disruption 2017
Crew members from the Coast Guard Atlantic Strike Team, Coast Guard Sector Buffalo and Coast Guard Sector Detroit work together to place more than 1,200 feet of boom Aug. 22, 2017 during an exercise in the St. Lawrence Seaway in Clayton, New York.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher M. Yaw) CLEVELAND — The United States Coast Guard, in coordination with other federal,...

Coast Guard, partners to conduct pollution exercise in Barnstable, Mass.

Coast Guard, partners to conduct pollution exercise  in Barnstable, Mass.
BOSTON – The Coast Guard, along with other state and local responders, is scheduled to conduct a two-day pollution response exercise at the Barnstable County Complex in Barnstable, Massachusetts, June 10-11, 2014. This government-led exercise is being conducted to test the Area Contingency Plan as well as state and industry oil spill response plans as part of the National Preparedness for Response...

Coast Guard, Colonial Pipeline and state and local agencies complete pollution response exercise

Coast Guard, Colonial Pipeline and state and local agencies complete pollution response exercise
PORTSMOUTH, Va.— Members from the U.S. Coast Guard, Colonial Pipeline Company, the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Hampton Roads Maritime Incident Response Team and multiple port partners completed a pollution exercise on the lower James River Wednesday to test their response capabilities in case of an actual spill. More than 260 people from 30 different companies plus local, state and federal agencies...

ExxonMobil and Coast Guard to conduct pollution exercise

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — ExxonMobil Pipeline Corporation, in cooperation with the U.S. Coast Guard and other state and local responders, will hold a joint oil pollution response exercise at the Biltmore Hotel in Providence Tuesday and Wednesday. This industry-led exercise is being conducted as part of the National Preparedness for Response Exercise Program (PREP), required under the Oil Pollution Act of...