Coast Guard teams up with Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals

Coast Guard teams up with Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals
Rear Adm. Cari Thomas and Capt. Karl Minter, the chairman of the board of directors for the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals, sign a memorandum of understanding at Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C., March 11, 2016.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Connie Terrell) WASHINGTON — On March 11, the U.S. Coast Guard signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Organization...

Coast Guard Sector Long Island hosts signing of Memorandum of Agreement with Sea Tow and and TowBoatU.S.

Coast Guard Sector Long Island hosts signing of Memorandum of Agreement with Sea Tow and and TowBoatU.S.
NEW LONDON, Conn. – Coast Guard Capt. Edward Cubanski, III, commander of Sector Long Island Sound, Captain Jeff Dziedzic, TowBoatU.S. and Captain Joe McGuinness, Sea Tow signed a Memorandum of Agreement in support of maritime search and rescue responses at Coast Guard Station New London, Thursday. The signing of this MOA fosters the interagency relationships in Sector Long Island Sound through scheduled...

Coast Guard, Metlakatla Indian Community sign memorandum of agreement

Coast Guard, Metlakatla Indian Community sign memorandum of agreement
JUNEAU, Alaska — Coast Guard Sector Juneau and the Metlakatla Indian Community (MIC) met in Metlakatla, Tuesday, to sign a memorandum of agreement between the two parties. The MOA, which has been in development for more than a year, clarifies and solidifies the working relationship between Sector Juneau and MIC, allowing more coordination in vessel safety, law enforcement, and incident preparedness...

U.S. Coast Guard and BSEE sign agreement for regulating mobile offshore drilling units

U.S. Coast Guard and BSEE sign agreement for regulating mobile offshore drilling units
WASHINGTON — U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral Joseph Servidio, Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) Director James Watson signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for regulating mobile offshore drilling units (MODU) on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). “The Coast Guard and BSEE share the goal of keeping our oceans clean and offshore workers...

Coast Guard and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement sign agreement to improve offshore oversight

Coast Guard and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement sign agreement to improve offshore oversight
U.S. Coast Guard Rear Admiral Joseph Servidio, Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) Director James Watson and announced today at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston, Texas a new Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that will strengthen the working relationship between the two agencies on the management of safety and environmental protection...

Coast Guard, Makah Tribal Council sign memorandum of agreement

Coast Guard, Makah Tribal Council sign memorandum of agreement
SEATTLE — The U.S. Coast Guard and Makah Tribal Council signed a Memorandum of Agreement to reaffirm their integral partnership, cooperation and coordination in pollution prevention and response during a ceremony at the Jackson Federal Building, Friday. The MOA was signed by Rear Adm. Keith A. Taylor, commander of the 13th Coast Guard District, and the Hon. Timothy J. Greene, Sr., chairman of the...

Coast Guard partners with American Military University for homeland security research

Coast Guard partners with American Military University for homeland security research
PORTSMOUTH, Va., — The Coast Guard signed a memorandum of agreement Thursday with American Military University to support research projects involving maritime homeland security issues. The MOA serves to connect students majoring in Security and Global Studies programs with Coast Guard subject matter experts and research materials for their capstone projects. The applied academic research in maritime...

Final agreement signed to formalize search and rescue across Hawaii

Lihue, HAWAII – Representatives from the Coast Guard and Kauai City and County signed a memorandum of agreement during a ceremony at the Kauai Fire Department Headquarters to improve search and rescue interoperability on and around Kauai, Monday. Rear Adm. Charles W. Ray, 14th Coast Guard District commander, and Kauai Mayor Bernard P. Carvalho, Jr. signed the agreement that sets forth terms by which...

Coast Guard signs memorandum with Maui, Hawaii counties

HONOLULU – The Coast Guard signed a memorandum of agreement with Maui and Hawaii Counties to improve coordination and maintain consistent interoperability during search and rescue missions Thursday. Rear Adm. Charles W. Ray, commander of the 14th Coast Guard District, met with Mayors Alan M. Arakawa of Maui County and William P. Kenoi of Hawaii County at each mayor’s respective city hall. Ray...