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2014-10-06 16:21:15

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleet Week is back in the San Francisco Bay Area and is the most important fun you will have this year! Events will feature the return of the Blue Angels airshow, emergency preparedness training and the commissioning of the Navy's newest ship- the U.S.S. America. Fleet Week helps local authorities and service members prepare for and respond to emergencies which may take place in the Bay Area and around the world. The San Francisco Bay Area...

2014-09-23 16:20:53

COLUMBIA, S.C., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mariner Group augmented the security efforts of Maryland's Natural Resources Police and other federal, state and local agencies for Baltimore's Star-Spangled Spectacular and Sailabration Sept. 10-16. Mariner provided CommandBridge situation awareness support to the Incident Command Center at Coast Guard Sector Baltimore. The CommandBridge displays and on-site staff helped maintain safety and security during several high-profile...

2014-08-26 16:20:55

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Representatives from the five armed services were honored today by the nation's largest wartime veterans' organization. The American Legion presented the Spirit of Service award to U.S. Army Specialist Cassandra Rousayne, U.S. Army Medical Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland; U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2(nd) Class (SW) Porfirio Pimentel, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion, Gulfport, Mississippi; U.S. Marine Corps Corporal...

2014-06-18 16:20:55

Hall brings maritime and piracy analytic experience to association ARLINGTON, Va., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) today announced that Kim Hall has joined the association as Director of Technical and Regulatory Affairs, Operational and Security. For the past three and a half years, Hall was Senior Analyst with the Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute (HSSAI), supporting DHS S&T, USCG Headquarters, USCG Atlantic...

2014-06-02 23:04:10

ABS provides additional credibility and experience to evaluate ballast water management system design, construction and documentation for compliance with USCG regulations. (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 The NSF International Independent Laboratory (IL), the first designated by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) to test ballast water management systems (BWMS) for U.S. type approval, will now include the American Bureau of Shipping’s (ABS) expertise. ABS will complete design/construction and...

2014-05-28 12:21:03

MOORESTOWN, N.J., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received a $69 million contract to support the United States Coast Guard's efforts to enforce maritime sovereignty and address at-sea threats. Through this contract received from Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Lockheed Martin will provide the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) system for the United States Coast Guard's seventh National...

2014-05-01 12:21:26

WASHINGTON, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association's DC Chapter (AFCEA DC), a non-profit association dedicated to providing our members with technical, policy, regulatory, program and budget information that directly shapes federal technology decisions in the Defense & Security arena, today announced its Spring Leadership Award Winners, the 2014 Technology Heroes from the Five Armed Forces. The 7(th) Annual AFCEA DC...

2014-04-17 08:21:45

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amy Beavers, Vice President of Regulatory Compliance at Maritime Professional Training has been appointed by Rear Admiral Joseph Servidio to the position of Vice Chair of the Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee (MERPAC), a committee that advises the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) via the Commandant and U.S. Coast Guard, on matters relating to the training, qualification, licensing, certification,...

2014-03-31 08:21:06

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maritime Professional Training has appointed Al Stiles as the school's Vice President of Curriculum Development in a newly expanded role focused on broadening MPT's course offerings in both on-campus and e-learning online settings. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140331/PH93364LOGO Maritime Professional Training is the largest private maritime training school in the U.S. and is renowned for its diverse range of course...

2014-02-14 12:20:21

BATH, Maine, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a $21.4 million contract for the Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) program. Bath Iron Works is one of three shipyards chosen from a field of eight competitors to proceed to Phase I design work on this next-generation cutter program. The Bath Iron Works team includes L-3 Communications (New York, N.Y.) and Navantia, S.A. (Spain), a shipbuilder that Bath Iron Works has collaborated...


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  • A bat.
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