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LIQUEFIED GAS CARRIER
NATIONAL CENTER OF EXPERTISE
USCG Marine Safety Alert 03-15 LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS (LPG) Cargo and Hydrate Handling Risks
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LGCNCOE Field Notices Specific to Liquefied Gas Bunkering
LGC NCOE Job Aid 11-2018 Ship to Ship (STS) LNG Bunkering Job Aid
LGC NCOE Field Notice 01-2017 Evaluation and Authorization of Simultaneous (SIMOPS) During Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Bunkering
LGC NCOE Field Notice 01-2016 LNG Bunkering Job Aid for Facility to Vessel Operations
LGC NCOE Field Notice 01-2015 CH-1 Evaluation and Authorization of Simultaneous (SIMOPS) During Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Bunkering
USCG Policy Letters Specific to Liquefied Gas Bunkering
CG-OES Policy Letter 01-17 (2017) Guidance for Evaluating Simultaneous (SIMOPS) During Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Fuel Transfer Operations
CG-OES Policy Letter 02-15 (2015) Guidance related to Vessels and Waterfront Facilities Conducting Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Marine Fuel transfer (Bunkering) Operations
CG-OES Policy Letter 01-15 (2015) Guidelines for Liquefied Natural Gas Fuel Transfer Operations and Training of Personnel of Vessels Using Natural Gas as Fuel
CG-CVC ECA Job Aid (2012) Job Aid for Compliance and Enforcement of the Emission Control Areas
CG-543 Policy Letter 11-01 (2011) Guidelines for Coast Guard Evaluations of Compliance with The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Vessel General Permit (VGP) for Discharges Incidental to the Normal Operation of Vessels
Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circulars Specific to Liquefied Gas Bunkering
NVIC 01-2011 Guidance Related to Waterfront Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Facilities.
NVIC 07-04, Change 1 Ballast Water Management for the Control of Aquatic Nuisance Species in the Waters of the United States.
NVIC 04-03, Change 3 Guidance for verification of vessel security plans on domestic vessels in accordance with the regulations mandated by the Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA) regulations and International Ship & Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code
NVIC 02-88 Inerting Requirements for Chemical Tankers and Gas Carriers.
NVIC 05-81 Literature Concerning Hazardous Cargoes.
NVIC 05-79 Inerting and Cleaning Procedures for Alkylene Oxide Containment and Systems.
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Additional Guidance Specific to Liquefied Gas Bunkering
SIGTTO Procedure (2012) LNG Transfer Arms and Manifold Draining, Purging and Disconnection Procedure
IMO BLG Circular (2011) Carriage Conditions and Special Requirements Assigned to MIXED C4
Coast Guard Message - Subject Safety Alert - Cargo Compressor Room Entries During Port State Control Exams and Law Enforcement Boardings of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Carriers
Code of Federal Regulations
33 CFR Part 101 - Maritime Security: General
33 CFR Part 103 - Maritime Security: Area Maritime Security
33 CFR Part 104 - Maritime Security: Vessels
33 CFR Part 105 - Maritime Security: Facilities
33 CFR 151.1500 and 33 CFR 151.2000 (Subparts C and D) - Ballast Water Management for Control of Non-indigenous Species in Waters of the United States.
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U.S. Code - USC Title 46 - Shipping
46 United States Code, Section 701 – Port Security
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