Unified Command established for diesel spill in Cold Bay, Alaska

Unified Command established for diesel spill in Cold Bay, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, and Frosty Fuel LLC established a unified command in response to a diesel spill in Cold Bay, Friday. Frosty Fuel personnel reported a diesel spill from a transfer line, Tuesday.  The source of the discharge was secured following the report of the incident. The maximum potential of the spill is approximately 1,470...

Upper Houston Ship Channel closed after diesel spill

Upper Houston Ship Channel closed after diesel spill
HOUSTON – A small section of the Upper Houston Ship Channel was closed Tuesday morning after a report of 1,000 gallons of diesel entered Greens Bayou from a cement facility. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received the initial report at 7:13 a.m. of a diesel storage tank overflowing into the waterway. To facilitate spill assessment and response operations, the Captain of the Port...

Coast Guard responding to Ohio River diesel fuel spill, portion of river closed to vessel traffic

Coast Guard responding to Ohio River diesel fuel spill, portion of river closed to vessel traffic
CINCINNATI — The Coast Guard, Environmental Protection Agency Region Four and Five as well as Ohio and Kentucky officials are responding to a reported 8,000 gallon diesel spill from the Duke Energy W.C. Beckjord Power Station near Cincinnati, Ohio. The Coast Guard Captain of the Port Ohio Valley has established a safety zone on the Ohio River from mile markers 453 to 468, to facilitate spill assessment...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in Ala Wai small boat harbor

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in Ala Wai small boat harbor
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard is responding to a diesel spill in the Ala Wai small boat harbor, Monday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Honolulu Command Center received notification of the spill from the National Response Center at 6:30 a.m. and dispatched pollution responders to investigate. The sheen is believed to be diesel fuel or another petroleum product. The area impacted is approximately...

Coast Guard responds to vessel allision with pier on Maumee River

Coast Guard responds to vessel allision with pier on Maumee River
CLEVELAND – The Coast Guard is responding to a report of an oil sheen and a damaged vessel in the vicinity of the Maumee River, after a 730-foot bulk carrier reportedly allided with a dock near Toledo, Ohio. The motor vessel CSL Tadoussac, a Canadian-flagged 730-foot self-loading bulk carrier, incurred a puncture in its starboard stern bunker tank when it backed into the pier of the Torco dock at...

Coast Guard continues to investigate diesel spill in San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard continues to investigate diesel spill in San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard continues investigating Monday a diesel fuel spill of at least 600 gallons in the San Antonio Channel of San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico. The diesel spill reportedly occurred early Sunday during the fueling of the 176-foot Panamanian ro-ro container ship Midnight Chief at Pier 10. An oil field vacuum truck collected the recoverable fuel that had been spilled...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard is responding Sunday morning to a report of a diesel spill of at least 600 gallons of diesel in the San Antonio Channel of San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico. The diesel spill reportedly occurred early Sunday during a vessel fuel transfer at Pier 10 and has reportedly been contained. Coast Guard pollution investigators and Coast Guard boat crews are responding to...

Coast Guard monitors pollution near North Bay Village, Fla.

Coast Guard monitors pollution near North Bay Village, Fla.
MIAMI – Approximately 225 gallons of pollution that spilled into the water Sunday morning near North Bay Village, Fla., when a dock reportedly collapsed and severed two fuel lines is being monitored by the Coast Guard. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a report from the North Bay Village Police Department, at approximately 7:30 a.m. Sunday, that a dock belonging to Greenview Fuel Lines...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill at Wilmington Marine Terminal

WILMINGTON, Del. — The Coast Guard is responding to a diesel spill Sunday after a shore crane at the Wilmington Marine Terminal here leaked approximately 1300 gallons of diesel fuel onto a pier and into the water. Personnel from the Diamond State Port Corporation, which owns the Port of Wilmington, contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay in Philadelphia at approximately 2:34 a.m....