Coast Guard to conduct oil spill response test burns in Mobile Bay

Coast Guard to conduct oil spill response test burns in Mobile Bay
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard Research and Development Center, in conjunction with the Naval Research Laboratory, Joint Maritime Test Facility, Bureau of Safety of Environmental Enforcement and other Federal, State, and local stakeholders, will be conducting a series of controlled test burns of crude oil at Little Sand Island in Mobile Bay, during the week of October 17, 2016. These pre-planned burns...

Coast Guard to conduct oil spill response test burns in Mobile

Coast Guard to conduct oil spill response test burns in Mobile
MOBILE, Ala. – The Coast Guard Research and Development Center, in conjunction with the Navy’s Naval Research Laboratory, Joint Maritime Test Facility, and other Federal, State, and local stakeholders will be conducting the first in a series of three controlled test burns of diesel fuel at Little Sand Island in Mobile Bay, Friday. There will be three test burns.  The first will occur on Friday with...