Ceremony marks completion of new facilities at Coast Guard Station Fairport

Ceremony marks completion of new facilities at Coast Guard  Station Fairport
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard held a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the completion of a new building at Station Fairport located in Grand River, Ohio, Friday. Attending the ceremony were: Rear Adm. Fred Midgette, commander of the Coast Guard 9th District, Congressman Dave Joyce and many other state and local partners in the area. The Fiscal Year 2012 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill provided...

Coast Guard to hold ribbon cutting ceremony at Station Fairport

Coast Guard to hold ribbon cutting ceremony at Station Fairport
GRAND RIVER, Ohio — The Coast Guard is scheduled to host a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the completion of a new building at Station Fairport located in Grand River, Ohio, at 10 a.m., Friday. Scheduled to attend the ceremony are: Rear Adm. Fred Midgette, commander of the Coast Guard 9th District, and Congressman Dave Joyce, among many other state and local partners in the area. The Fiscal Year...

Coast Guard establishes Norfolk-based Incident Management Assistance Team

Coast Guard establishes Norfolk-based Incident Management Assistance Team
Portsmouth – The Coast Guard formally established the Coast Guard Incident Management Assistance Team during a ceremony held at Base Portsmouth Thursday morning. The IMAT combines two units previously known as the Atlantic Area and Pacific Area IMAT into one unit comprised of 33 Coast Guardsmen. The IMAT supports the operational commander in complex incident crisis management for all-hazard,...

Coast Guard announces contract for new Station Menemsha boathouse

Coast Guard announces contract for new Station Menemsha boathouse
BOSTON – The U.S. Coast Guard awarded a task order to the Minnesota-based M.A. Mortenson Company for the construction of a new boathouse at Coast Guard Station Menemsha in Chilmark, Mass., Friday. The contract to design and build the boathouse followed a competitive solicitation to National Multiple Award Construction Contract Design-Build suppliers. The approved scope of work includes construction...

Coast Guard holds ribbon-cutting ceremony at Cleveland Moorings facility

Coast Guard holds ribbon-cutting ceremony at Cleveland Moorings facility
CLEVELAND — The U.S. Coast Guard hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the completion of a new building at its Cleveland Moorings facility Tuesday at 11 a.m. Rear Adm. Michael Parks, commander of the 9th Coast Guard District, retired Ohio Senator George Voinovich and Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson attended and participated in the ribbon-cutting ceremony. The Fiscal Year 2010 Homeland Security Appropriations...