- Cargo & Facilities

10/14/2015: New edition of Waves on the Waterfront posted!

The Coast Guard’s Office of Port and Facility Compliance, or CG-FAC, published its latest issue of Waves on the Waterfront. The newsletter serves to provide useful information on the national and international policies as well as highlight success stories, best practices and achievements in the field.

This edition of the newsletter provides information to Coast Guard units and maritime stakeholders on and covers a variety of topics to include:

  • Questions from the field concerning smart phone TWIC readers, secure area vs. restricted area and container seals
  • Solicitation for the Rear Admiral Richard E. Bennis Award for Excellence in Maritime Security
  • COTP Responsibilities for mobile facilities;
  • A breakdown of the Port Security Specialist Front End Analysis and Task Validation Meetings
  • Several more topics…

View the October 2015 Waves on the Waterfront!

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