Commercial Vessel Compliance

10/30/2015: Reminder to submit nominations for the Rear Admiral William Benkert Award for environmental excellence

Looking for a way to generate recognition for your corporation or business? Or, do you know of a business or corporation that exceeds environmental compliance standards?

If so, the Coast Guard is looking for nominations for the Rear Admiral William M. Benkert Award.

This is the premier award for environmental excellence presented by the Coast Guard to corporations and businesses involved in marine facility or vessel operations.

The solicitation for this award came out in September but the Coast Guard wants to remind you that the application submission deadline is November 30, 2015.

Applicants should visit for further information.

Please contact the program coordinator, at 202-372-1226 or via email if you have any questions.

This blog is not a replacement or substitute for the formal posting of regulations and updates or existing processes for receiving formal feedback of the same. Links provided on this blog will direct the reader to official source documents, such as the Federal Register, Homeport and the Code of Federal Regulations. These documents remain the official source for regulatory information published by the Coast Guard.

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