Huntington Ingalls Industries [HII]: Third NSC Completes Acceptance Trials
- Third NSC Completes Builder's Trials. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;7/1/2011, Vol. 251 Issue 2, p1
The article reports that shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. (HII) has completed the third legend-class National Security Cutter (NSC) Builder's Trials of the Stratton WMSL 752 for the U.S. Coast Guard. It notes that the three-day sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico offers a key...
- First FRC Begins Builder's Trials, Second Vessel Launched. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;11/30/2011, Vol. 252 Issue 41, p4
The article reports that the U.S. Coast Guard has confirmed the seaworthiness and functionality of Bollinger Shipyards Inc.'s trials of its first 154-foot Sentine l-class Fast Response Cutter (FRC), the Bernard C. Webber. The Coast Guard has also informed about the launch of the third FRC, the...
- soundings. // Sea Technology;May2009, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p9
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Rash went home after a six-week law enforcement patrol through the South Pacific. A Liquefied Gas Carrier National Center of Expertise (NCOE) was established by the U.S. Coast Guard in Port Arthur, Texas on April...
- Coast Guard Touts Progress In Resolving Major Punch List Items On NSC. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;5/28/2008, Vol. 238 Issue 41, p7
The article reports on the completion of the U.S. Coast Guard's first National Security Cutter (NSC). CGC Bertholf reportedly finished 5 among the eight "starred" cards given by the Navy Inspection Board during its acceptance trials. According to Coast Guard's chief acquisition officer, Gary...
- U.S. Coast Guard Personnel on Active Duty. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p212
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- Hispanics and U.S. Coast Guard share experience. Cihelka, Carolyn // Hispanic Times Magazine;Mar/Apr1993, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p20
Reports on the US Coast Guard's support for their counterparts in Hispanic nations of the Western Hemisphere. Mutual interoperability and cooperation in the full range of Coast Guard issues; Deployment of mobile training teams to train Hispanic groups in a particular mission; Conduct of joint...
- Global shipping monitor. Free, John; Church, Vernon // Popular Science;Aug92, Vol. 241 Issue 2, p39
States that the United States Coast Guard recently completed a major redesign of its Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System, or AMVER. Details on this computerized database, called AMVER II, which enables the Coast Guard to keep track of thousands of merchant ships that have agreed to...
- The United States Coast Guard is Currently Recruiting for a Senior Executive Position, Director of Financial Operations/Comptroller. // Government Financial Management TOPICS;2/16/2010, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p11
The article reports that the U.S. Coast Guard is hiring for the post of Senior Executive.
- Drugs and yachts: search and seizure. Barthold, C. // Yachting;Aug88, Vol. 175 Issue 2, p24
Discusses the US Coast Guard and Customs Service `zero tolerance' policy on drug possession aboard vessels. Search and seizure; Precautions; Cooperation; Fines.