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06 Oct 2017 Major re-construction of our website begins.
14 Aug 2017 LGC NCOE Simultaneous Operations (SIMOPS) Field Notice 01-2017 Released.

This field notice provides recommendations for the marine industry and U. S. Coast Guard (USCG) Captains of the Port (COTP) to follow when considering the risks of LNG Simultaneous Operations (SIMOPS). It includes guidance on an optional, formal operational risk assessment, if the vessel operator chooses to conduct one.
03 Aug 2017 Arrival of new National Technical Advisor.

LCDR Eric Hanson has relieved LT Galarza as the LGC NCOE's National Technical Advisor. LCDR Hanson is reporting to the LGC NCOE with over 11 years of Coast Guard marine inspection experience. He recently completed a tour as the Supervisor of Marine Safety Detachment Lewes, DE, where he oversaw and managed all marine safety, homeland security, and emergency management missions on the Delaware and Pennsylvania Coasts.