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Wed, 2016-05-04 02:36 AM
BOSTONThe Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba is scheduled to return to its homeport in Boston, Sunday following a 70-day patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.During its 12,000 nautical mile patrol, the...
Tue, 2016-05-03 12:59 AM
BALTIMORE (PRNEWSWIRE) MAY 2, 2016CyberPoint International, LLC announced today that it has been awarded a fixed price contract by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Borders and Maritime...
Tue, 2016-04-19 09:49 PM
April 11, 2016 - The Port Authority announced today that a comprehensive review will be undertaken of the Port of New York and New Jersey covering more than 3,000 acres of cargo facilities in order...
Tue, 2016-03-29 11:27 AM
Alameda, CA - Coast Guardsmen seized more than 12,800 pounds of cocaine and apprehended four suspected drug smugglers from a self-propelled semisubmersible, or SPSS, about 300 miles southwest of...
Mon, 2016-03-14 08:40 PM
Washington, DC, March 10 - The U.S. Coast Guard is seeking input from commercial and recreational mariners for an assessment of navigation requirements on the Atlantic and Gulf seacoast.The Coast...
Tue, 2016-03-01 06:37 PM

Adm. Paul Zukunft, Coast Guard Commandant

Washington, DC, February 24 - U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft delivered the 2016 State of the Coast Guard Address at U.S. Capitol Visitor Center Congressional Auditorium on Feb. 23....
Tue, 2016-02-23 02:03 PM
By Steve Bittenbender Earlier this month, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced it has begun accepting applications for its Port Security Grant Program. The latest round of funding will...
Tue, 2016-02-16 12:07 PM
By Steve Bittenbender Recovery workers will once again go to the Bahamas and try to locate a critical piece of equipment that could provide information on what happened during the final moments of a...
Tue, 2016-02-09 01:02 PM
Washington, DC - The U.S. Coast Guard published guidance Feb. 5 that allows mariners to use electronic charts and publications instead of paper charts, maps and publications. The Navigation and...
Tue, 2016-01-26 04:28 PM
By Steve Bittenbender The company that owned a vessel that went down in the waters off the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin announced on Monday it reached a settlement with families of some of the...
Tue, 2016-01-26 03:42 PM
Savannah, GA, January 25 – Port of Savannah will add eight new ship to shore cranes by 2018, as port moves all-time high container units. Over the last calendar year, the Port of Savannah moved an...
Sun, 2016-01-24 09:21 PM
GSN is pleased to announce that its 2015 Digital Yearbook of Awards Winners has been released to the entire database of the company’s print, digital and newsletter subscribers. The Yearbook covers...

Commentary and Opinions

Editor’s note: The following speech was delivered at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on February 12, 2010 by Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, Admiral Thad W. Allen, who is completing his four-year term as the Coast Guard’s 23rd Commandant.  
By Jim Giermanski    In 2007, I wrote two articles on why 100 percent scanning was not doable. I laid out four fundamental reasons why 100 percent scanning would not work: its foreign acceptance, its limitation to seaports only, the non-existence of required technology, and the non-inclusion of land ports within the concept of critical infrastructure.Two years later, where are we?
 

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