Commercial Vessel Compliance

12/22/2015: Coast Guard and industry navigate the future of liquefied gas

The Coast Guard’s 8th District recently published a blog regarding a national forum, hosted by the Liquified Gas Carrier National Center of Expertise, where senior Coast Guard leaders and liquefied gas industry experts came together to prepare for the increased use of liquefied gases throughout the maritime community.

More than 70 Coast Guard leaders attended, including the 8th District Commander, Rear Adm. David Callahan, and Captains of the Port from around the country. Personnel from the Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the Maritime Administration and close to 200 industry representatives took part in the event.

You can read the full story here.

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