Alaska-based Coast Guard cutter deploys to Gulf of Mexico to assist with oil spill cleanup

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard Cutter Sycamore, a 225-foot sea-going buoy tender homeported in Cordova, was deployed to support cleanup efforts in the Gulf of Mexico immediately following their completion of Tailored Ships Training Availability in Everett, Wash., June 18.

Honolulu Based Cutter Walnut to help with Gulf Oil Spill

HONOLULU — The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Walnut is deploying to the Gulf of Mexico to assist in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill response today.

Coast Guard Cutter Alder to conduct Spilled Oil Recovery System (SORS) training

DULUTH, Minn. -U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alder will conduct Spilled Oil Recovery System (SORS) training outside the Duluth-Superior Harbor Thursday morning.

Coast Guard to conduct pollution deployment drill

SAN FRANCISCO – The Coast Guard will conduct a pollution response drill by deploying the Spilled Oil Recovery System from the Coast Guard Cutter Aspen, homeported here, south of the Bay Bridge, near Yerba Buena Island at 9 a.m., Wednesday.

Coast Guard crews to conduct oil spill exercise in Narragansett Bay

BOSTON – The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Juniper will conduct their annual oil spill recovery exercise in Narragansett Bay in Rhode Island, Friday. The crew of the 225-foot buoy tender CGC Juniper and personnel from local Coast Guard units will depart at 8 a.m., from Pier 2 at Naval Station Newport to conduct training on the Spilled Oil Recovery System. The SORS consists of outrigger arms, fast-sweep...