On April 18th, Rear Admiral Anthony “Jack” Vogt, Assistant Commandant for Response Policy, released an update on the status of the most recent U.S. Salvage and Marine Firefighting (SMFF) industry verification initiative. According to the report, the Coast Guard has conducted 58 scenario-based SMFF verifications within the last year across 19 different Captain of the Port Zones, with 16 different vessel owners and operators. To date, all results have been found to be satisfactory and reflect compliance with the Coast Guard’s Salvage and Marine Firefighting regulations.
Showing continued commitment to the marine industry’s desire to promote sustainable marine industry best practices.
March 31, 2017 – Carleen Lyden-Kluss, Co-Founder and Executive Director of North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) announced today that Hudson Analytix, Viswa Lab and Marine Exhaust Solutions have become new corporate members of NAMEPA. These companies have joined NAMEPA to support and participate with other marine industry organizations in our efforts to “Save Our Seas”.
“The increase in membership across the industry enables NAMEPA to continue our growth in collaborating on new strategies to preserve the marine environment by promoting sustainable marine industry best practices”, stated NAMEPA’s Carleen Lyden-Kluss. “NAMEPA is proud to welcome these highly respected marine industry organizations to our membership. Our members share NAMEPA’s goals and efforts to create a stronger voice for marine environment protection through advocating, educating and activating our global communities.”
HudsonAnalytix helps you navigate business competitively. We keep trade flowing while protecting your people, your investment and our environment. We are an international marine consultancy guiding the world’s leading maritime companies. Our comprehensive services, global knowledge and depth of expertise enable us to help our clients meet their regulatory, commercial and operational needs efficiently, effectively and profitably.
At MES, a member of the Driver Group of companies, we believe by understanding and responding to the realities of owning and operating ships we provide the most innovative, reliable and cost-effective solutions to the environmental challenges facing ship owners. Simply put, our designs, fabrication, installation, support and financing capabilities are industry-leading.
Viswa Lab is committed to serve only fuel users. Viswa Lab has been in existence since 1991. In the course of these years, Viswa Lab has established itself as a ‘problem solving lab’. Viswa Lab’s simple philosophy is to make a difference in its relationships with its customers and bring value to the relationship through excellence in service and integrity in all its dealings.
The North American Marine Environment Protection Association (NAMEPA) is a marine industry-led organization of environmental stewards preserving the marine environment by promoting sustainable marine industry best practices and educating seafarers, students and the public about the need and strategies for protecting global ocean, lake and river resources. Visit us at: www.namepa.net
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