Unified Command continues response for diesel spill near Port Reading

Unified Command continues response for diesel spill near Port Reading
NEW YORK – The Unified Command at Port Reading, N.J., continues to respond to and clean up a diesel fuel oil spill that occurred Thursday night at the Buckeye Terminal. The Marine Transportation System in the Port of New York and New Jersey was affected as the spill contaminated areas of the the Arthur Kill waterway, creating a domino effect leading to multiple vessels being diverted and two facilities...

Cleanup operations underway after spill in Port of Long Beach

SAN PEDRO, Calif. – Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach and California Fish and Game personnel are investigating the cause of an unintentional discharge of 710 gallons of diesel fuel oil from the Motor Tanker Aljalaa, during an internal transfer of diesel at Tesoro’s Terminal at Berth 84A in the Port of Long Beach, Monday at approximately 7:30 p.m. The USCG, DFG, and the vessel’s...