A new FAQ regarding fuel shut-off valve remote operators has been posted on the Towing Vessel National Center of Expertise website.
Further guidance on shut-off valve and remote operators can be found on the Coast Guard Office of Design and Engineering Standards Lifesaving and Fire Safety Division website.
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