Coast Guard reintroduces shipboard diving capabilities to Arctic

Coast Guard reintroduces shipboard diving capabilities to Arctic
Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Adam Harris holds a Coast Guard ensign during a cold water ice dive off a Healy small boat in the Arctic, July 29, 2017.   U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class David Bradbury ALAMEDA, Calif. ­— U.S. Coast Guardsmen and U.S. Navy sailors conducted shipboard dive operations from a Coast Guard cutter in the Arctic July 29 for the first time since two...

Coast Guard completes all temporary moves of navigation aids in Hawaiian harbors

Coast Guard completes all temporary moves of navigation aids in Hawaiian harbors
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard completed all temporary moves of aids to navigation in four of the main Hawaiian Islands commercial harbors Saturday, assisting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with dredging operations. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ hopper dredge Essayons conducted maintenance dredging in March and April starting in Nawiliwili, and then at Kalaeloa (Barbers Point), Hilo,...

Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia disestablishes last remaining Coast Guard collateral duty dive locker

Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia disestablishes last remaining Coast Guard collateral duty dive locker
Petty Officer 2nd Class Brendon Ballard (far left), Lt. j.g. John Tabb (left), Petty Officer 2nd Class Brian Quigley(right), and Chief Petty Officer Adam Prater (far right) following a disestablishment ceremony for the ship’s collateral duty dive locker Feb. 25, 2016. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dylan Hall) SANTA RITA, Guam — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia (WLB...

Coast Guard to temporarily move navigation aids for dredging of Hawaiian harbors

Coast Guard to temporarily move navigation aids for dredging of Hawaiian harbors
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is scheduled to temporarily move aids to navigation in four of the main Hawaiian Islands commercial harbors to assist the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with planned dredging operations beginning this week. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ hopper dredge Essayons will conduct maintenance dredging in March and April starting in Nawiliwili this week, and then at...