Below you will find recent CG messages pertaining to operations, enforcement and policy on the OCS.
Dynamic Positioning systems consist of components and systems acting together to achieve reliable position keeping capability. The DP system includes the power system (power generation and power management), thruster system and DP control system.
Dynamic positioning systems have been installed on vessels used worldwide. Typical DP vessels include survey vessels, drilling ships, work boats, semi-submersible floating rigs, diving support vessels, cable layers, pipe-laying vessels, shuttle tankers, trenching and dredging vessels, supply vessels, and floating, production, storage and offloading vessels (FPSOs).
The below are job aids pertaining to OCS and MARPOL.
To provide for the jurisdiction of the United States over the submerged lands of the outer Continental Shelf, and to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to lease such lands for certain purposes.
To improve maritime and cargo security through enhanced layered defenses, and other purposes.