Coast Guard Los Angeles – Long Beach unit receives readiness award

Coast Guard Los Angeles - Long Beach unit receives readiness award
San Pedro, Calif. – Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team Los Angeles – Long Beach, Calif., was awarded the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award, August 20 for excellence in operational readiness during its January 2013 Standardization Team Visit Evaluation. “I am continually proud and humbled by this professional crew that performed so admirably during the most important operational...

Coast Guard Station San Juan receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award

Coast Guard Station San Juan receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard Station San Juan was formally presented with the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award Wednesday at Coast Guard Sector San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Summer I. Kimball Readiness Award is earned by Coast Guard units that demonstrate an extraordinary state of readiness in administration, operations, maintenance and training during a rigorous inspection. Failure in any one...

Coast Guard Station Michigan City receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award for excellence

Coast Guard Station Michigan City receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award for excellence
MILWAUKEE — The crew of Coast Guard Station Michigan City, Ind., received the prestigious Sumner I. Kimball award for excellence Friday. The award, recognizing excellence in operational readiness and vessel condition, is awarded after a thorough inspection by Coast Guard Headquarters’ Office of Boat Forces to crews who meet exceptionally high standards of the service. During the ceremony,...

Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg receives the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award

Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg receives the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Crewmembers of Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg received the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award during a ceremony at the station, Tuesday. The award is earned by Coast Guard units that demonstrate an extraordinary state of readiness in administration, operations, maintenance and training during a rigorous inspection. Failure in any one of these aspects loses the possibility...

Coast Guard Station Ashtabula receives 2nd Sumner I. Kimball Readines Award

Coast Guard Station Ashtabula receives 2nd Sumner I. Kimball Readines Award
CLEVELAND — Coast Guard Station Ashtabula, Ohio, received it’s second consecutive Sumner I. Kimball award for excellence Friday. The award recognizes excellence in operational readiness and vessel condition. It is awarded by Coast Guard Headquarters’ Office of Boat Forces after a thorough inspection of Coast Guard units to crews whoe meet exceptionanlly high standards of the service. During...

Aids to Navigation Team Astoria wins second consecutive Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award

Aids to Navigation Team Astoria wins second consecutive Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award
ASTORIA, Ore. — Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Astoria received the Sumner I. Kimball award for excellence Friday. The award recognizes excellence in operational readiness and vessel condition. It is awarded by Coast Guard Headquarters’ Office of Boat Forces after a thorough inspection of Coast Guard units to determine if crews are meeting the high standards of the service. Those units,...

Coast Guard Pacific Strike Team receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award

Coast Guard Pacific Strike Team receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award
Novato, CA – Coast Guard Rear Adm. Joseph “Pepe” Castillo, Pacific Area deputy commander presented the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award to the Coast Guard Pacific Strike Team Jan. 31, 2013. The Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award is earned by Coast Guard units that demonstrate an extraordinary state of readiness in administration, operations, maintenance and training during a rigorous...

Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Puerto Rico receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award

Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Puerto Rico receives Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Puerto Rico was formally presented with the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award Wednesday at Coast Guard Base San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Summer I. Kimball Readiness Award is earned by Coast Guard units that demonstrate a extraordinary state of readiness in administration, operations, maintenance and training during a rigorous inspection. Failure...

Coast Guard Station Georgetown, S.C., to receive Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award

GEORGETOWN, S.C. – The crew of Coast Guard Station Georgetown is to receive the Sumner I. Kimball Readiness Award, Wednesday at 11 a.m., aboard Coast Guard Station Georgetown. The Kimball Award, named after Sumner I. Kimball the General Superintendent of the Life-Saving Service from 1878-1915, was established in 2001. The award recognizes Coast Guard boat force units that exemplify the Coast Guard’s...