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....

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in Delaware River

PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard is responding to a diesel spill Friday after a Hess Corp. pipeline broke near Pennsauken, N.J. Hess Corp. personnel contacted watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay at approximately 10:40 a.m. reporting an estimated 650 gallons of diesel came from the broken pipeline, most of which went into a containment ditch. Hess Corp. personnel also reported an...

Coast Guard, local agencies respond to diesel spill near Conowingo Dam

BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard, Maryland Department of the Environment and local fire departments are working together to respond to a diesel spill near the Conowingo Dam in Cecil County, Md., Thursday. The Coast Guard received a call at 1:10 a.m. from a member of MDE reporting an overturned truck on fire off of Route 1 near the Conowingo Dam. A pollution investigation team was sent from Coast Guard...

Coast Guard responds to oil spill after train derails on Harbor Island

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard is overseeing the cleanup of a diesel spill, in Seattle, after a train derailed on Harbor Island, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound, based in Seattle, received a call at approximately 9:15 p.m., reporting a Union Pacific Railroad locomotive and two freight cars, carrying cement ash, derailed, spilling 600 gallons of diesel fuel onto the ground near the West Seattle...

Coast Guard Continues Response to Diesel Spill at Hookers Point

TAMPA – The Coast Guard is continuing to respond to a diesel spill in the Port of Tampa at Hooker’s Point, Fla., Wednesday. Officials at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla., received notification at 8:18 a.m., from the pipeline transportation and energy storage company, Kinder Morgan, that their floating crane barge had discharged diesel fuel near Berth 219, in the Port of...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill near Hooker’s Point, Florida

TAMPA – The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a diesel spill near Hooker’s Point, Fla., in the Port of Tampa Wednesday. Officials at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla., received notification that a floating crane barge discharged diesel fuel near Berth 219, near Hooker’s Point in the Port of Tampa. The floating crane barge’s tank holds approximately 6,000 gallons...

Coast Guard and local agencies respond to diesel spill in Newport News, Va.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Coast Guard and local agencies are responding to a report of an oil spill at the small boat harbor at Newport News Creek Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads received a report of the oil spill at 6 a.m. and sent pollution investigators to assess the spill. Newport News Fire and Hazardous Materials crews were first on scene and closed the harbor to place containment boom around...

Marine Safety Detachment New Bedford working to clean diesel fuel spill

Boston – Coast Guard personnel from New Bedford, Mass., and East Providence, R.I., are working with Frank Corp. Environmental Services to clean up approximately 50-gallons of diesel fuel which spilled from a fishing vessel in New Bedford Thursday evening.

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill

The Coast Guard responded to a diesel spill on the I-5 bridge over the Columbia River in Portland, Ore., Friday.