Coast Guard Issues Captain of the Port Orders to Bouchard Transportation Vessels

Coast Guard Issues Captain of the Port Orders to Bouchard Transportation Vessels
NEW YORK — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port of New York and New Jersey has issued an order to Bouchard Transportation Company requiring that three tug and fuel barge units currently anchored in New York Harbor immediately be moved out of anchorage and moored at a safe berth. They will be required to remain at safe berth until undergoing additional safety inspections to determine they are fit to...

Coast Guard warns of illegal charter boats in LA-LB area

Coast Guard warns of illegal charter boats in LA-LB area
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port of Los Angeles-Long Beach is warning vessel operators and the general public of illegal charter boats in the Los Angeles-Long Beach area. In an effort to ensure public safety on local waterways, the Captain of the Port issued several “Captain of the Port Orders” to specific vessel operators to cease operations as commercial vessels carrying more...