Coast Guard response boat strikes buoy in Saginaw Bay

Coast Guard response boat strikes buoy in Saginaw Bay
Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat-Medium file photo SAGINAW, Mich. — No one was injured in an overnight mishap involving a 45-foot Coast Guard response boat that struck a navigation buoy about 10 miles from shore in Saginaw Bay. The response boat, based at Station Saginaw River, was carrying six crew members when it struck Buoy #6 about 10:30 p.m. Thursday. The mishap punctured the boat’s fuel...

Coast Guard continues response for tug grounding incident in Neva Strait

Coast Guard continues response for tug grounding incident in Neva Strait
The area on March 31, 2022 where the Western Mariner, an 83-foot inspected tug, ran aground in Neva Strait March, 21, 2022, while towing Chichagof Provider, a 286-foot containerized barge.  (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) KODIAK, Alaska — A unified command consisting of the Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and Western Towboat continue to lead the response efforts for...

Coast Guard continues response for tug grounding in the Neva Strait

Coast Guard continues response for tug grounding in the Neva Strait
Petty Officer 3rd Class Christopher Daniel, an aviation maintenance technician at Air Station Sitka, observes an oil sheen surrounding the Western Mariner, an 83-foot inspected tug, in Neva Strait March, 21, 2022.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brian Wereda. KODIAK, Alaska — A unified command consisting of the Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation,...

Coast Guard responds to tug grounding in the Neva Strait, Alaska

Coast Guard responds to tug grounding in the Neva Strait, Alaska
Petty Officer 3rd Class Christopher Daniel, an aviation maintenance technician at Air Station Sitka, observes an oil sheen surrounding the Western Mariner, an 83-foot inspected tug, in Neva Strait March, 21, 2022.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Brian Wereda. JUNEAU, Alaska — The Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, and Western Towboat have established...

Coast Guard continues response to grounded container ship

Coast Guard continues response to grounded container ship
A response boatcrew from Coast Guard Station Curtis Bay monitors the 1,095-foot motor vessel Ever Forward, which became grounded in the Chesapeake Bay, March 13, 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Kimberly Reaves) BALTIMORE — The Coast Guard continues to respond Tuesday to the grounding of the 1,095-foot container ship Ever Forward, which grounded Sunday night in the Chesapeake...

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision in Pascagoula, Mississippi

Coast Guard responds to vessel collision in Pascagoula, Mississippi
A drillship after collision with a bulk carrier vessel March 12, 2022, in Pascagoula, Mississippi. Three Coast Guard Sector Mobile prevention team members were sent to monitor the situation. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo by Coast Guard Sector Mobile) NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is responding to a collision between two vessels Saturday near the VT Halter Shipyards and Chevron docks in Pascagoula,...

Cleanup operations conclude for grounded vessel on Kehoe Beach

Cleanup operations conclude for grounded vessel on Kehoe Beach
Photo courtesy of California Fish and Wildlife’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response. ALAMEDA, Calif. – Cleanup operations concluded for the grounded 42-foot commercial fishing boat Seastar and the National Park Service reopened Kehoe Beach Saturday and North Beach Wednesday. Coast Guard Sector San Francisco and California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Office of Spill Prevention and...

Coast Guard continues salvage operations for aground boat

Coast Guard continues salvage operations for aground boat
Photo courtesy of California Fish and Wildlife’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response. SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard and partner agencies continued salvage operations Tuesday that began Saturday for the grounded 42-foot commercial fishing boat Seastar on Kehoe Beach. Contractors removed all fuel and hazardous materials from the Seastar Saturday afternoon before commencing salvage operations. Salvage...

Coast Guard, partners agencies complete salvage of grounded tug, barge

Coast Guard, partners agencies complete salvage of grounded tug, barge
Coast Guard Station Fort Lauderdale and Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations rescue crews assisted four people after their 70-foot tugboat, Sea Eagle, began taking on water approximately 3 miles east of Hillsboro Beach, Florida, Feb. 3, 2022. No injuries were reported. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — The Coast Guard, along with state and local partners, completed salvage efforts,...