Diesel spill clean up complete near Kansas City, Missouri

Diesel spill clean up complete near Kansas City, Missouri
NEW ORLEANS – Clean-up operations for the 100-gallon diesel fuel spill in the Missouri River at mile marker 360, near Kansas City, Missouri, have been completed, Tuesday. The towing vessel Dakota reportedly released 100 gallons of diesel due to a fuel tank rupture, Monday. The towing vessel Dakota and Terminal Petroleum, an oil spill removal organization, removed a total of 3,000 gallons of oily-water...

Coast Guard Monitoring Diesel Spill Near Kansas City, Missouri

Coast Guard Monitoring Diesel Spill Near Kansas City, Missouri
NEW ORLEANS— The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a 100-gallon diesel-fuel spill in the Missouri River near Kansas City, Missouri, that occurred Monday evening. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Upper Mississippi River received a report around 9:26 p.m. that a towing vessel reportedly discharged 100 gallons of diesel into the Missouri River near mile marker 360 due to a fuel...

Coast Guard crews respond to train fuel spill east of Portland, Ore.

Coast Guard crews respond to train fuel spill east of Portland, Ore.
Response crews wrap part of a Union Pacific train engine in plastic prior to moving it across the bridge at Bridal Veil Creek east of Portland, Ore., June 21, 2016. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Marine Safety Unit Portland. PORTLAND, Ore. – Incident Management Division response personnel from Coast Guard Sector Columbia River, responded to a report of a diesel fuel spill from a Union Pacific...

Coast Guard, partner agencies continue response to Schuylkill River oil spill

Coast Guard, partner agencies continue response to Schuylkill River oil spill
Approximately 250 gallons of diesel fuel spilled into the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Jan. 25, 2016. Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay and numerous partner agencies are responding. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jason Oyler) PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard and partner agencies continue to respond to a diesel fuel spill Thursday in the Schuylkill River near the 2400 block of...

Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to Schuylkill River oil spill

Coast Guard, partner agencies respond to Schuylkill River oil spill
Approximately 250 gallons of diesel fuel spilled into the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Jan. 25, 2016. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Jason Oyler) PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard and partner agencies are responding to a diesel fuel spill Monday in the Schuylkill River near the 2400 block of Market Street in Philadelphia. A sensor malfunction on an emergency generator at a CenturyLink...

Cleanup of diesel spill complete in Willamette River in Portland, Ore.

Cleanup of diesel spill complete in Willamette River in Portland, Ore.
WARRENTON, Ore. — Coast Guard personnel have declared that the cleanup of a diesel  fuel spill from a tank barge at the Kinder Morgan Bulk Terminal in northwest Portland was completed Tuesday morning at 9:30 and all cleanup materials have been removed from the area. Inspectors with the Coast Guard Incident Management Division in Portland monitored and oversaw the cleanup, while Clean Rivers Cooperative...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in Willamette River, Ore.

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in Willamette River, Ore.
WARRENTON, Ore. — Coast Guard personnel responded to the release of 418 gallons of diesel into the Willamette River at the Kinder Morgan Bulk Terminal northwest of Portland, Monday. Inspectors with the Coast Guard Incident Management Division in Portland are monitoring the situation as the contracted oil spill response organization investigates down river for possible residual pollution, after they...

Coast Guard, state and local agencies complete diesel spill cleanup at Port of Astoria, Ore.

Coast Guard, state and local agencies complete diesel spill cleanup at Port of Astoria, Ore.
Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Campanale, marine science technician at Coast Guard Sector Columbia River, surveys the scene of a 1,100 gallon diesel spill in the Port of Astoria, Ore., in the vicinity of Pier 1, Oct. 2, 2015. The diesel was spilled into the Columbia River when the motor vessel Global Gold allided with the pier. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Klingenberg) WARRENTON,...

Unified Command responds to diesel spill in Sitka Sound

Unified Command responds to diesel spill in Sitka Sound
SITKA, Alaska — A Unified Command has been formed to respond to a release of diesel fuel from the Jarvis St. Power Plant over the weekend. Coast Guard Sector Juneau, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation pollution responders from Juneau and members of Coast Guard  Marine Safety Detachment Sitka are coordinating clean-up efforts with the City of Sitka, National Park Service and tribal...