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may2014FOGHORN5LETTERFROMTHEExEcuTIvEDIREcToRJohnGroundwateranopprtunitytcmmunitewithcngressAassciatismembershipistrulyitsmstpwerfuladifluetialresurce.Theirkwledeexpertiseadeerycaadshuldbemarshaledtachieveimprtatraizatialalsadbjec-tives.ThruhutPVAshistrymembervluteershavecmetethertdiscussadslvepressiidustrychalleestcreateewmembers-lyprramsadtlsadthelpuidetheraizatisadvacemet.ThisspiritfvluteerismisatthecrefPVAsaccm-plishmetsaditiscertailycriticaltitsedurisuccess.LastmtharupfdedicatedPVAmembersatheredtetheriWashitD.C.tpar-ticipateiPVAsAualCressialFly-I.ThesetypesfevetsaretuiquetPVA.Maytradeadprfessialrupstakepartisimilaractivitiesascmmuicatiifrmiadpersuadiurleisla-trsisacstitutialrihtfallcitizes.IfactthePVACressialFly-Iisaimprtatpartfurraizatisrichadeffectiveadvcacyprrambehalffthepasseervesselidustry.IvlviPVAmembersithisprcessisextremelyimprtatbecauseitprvidesapprtuityfrPVAmemberstiteractwithMembersfCressadtheirstaffsadtdiscusspressiissuesfimpr-tace.Italsallwsustputafaceuridustrysthatwheaissuecmesupithefuturetheseleisla-trsiabettertuderstadayeffects.DurithisyearsCressialFly-IPVAmembersreceivedapre-meetibriefifrmMikeTheyPresidetadCEoftheWaterwaysCucilIc.Mikehasmretha30yearsffederalver-metexperieceadsharedhisisihtsitthecurretwrkisfCressadthereulatrybrach.Healsbriefedthsepresettheeedtmakealarerivestmetiadtrecapitalizetheatiswaterwaysifrastructure.Hestressedthatfudiwaterwaysifra-structurehasbeefallivertheyearsadimmediateactiisecessarytesurethectiuedcmmercialviabilityfurwaterways.FllwithisbriefiPVAmembersparticipatedimretha35e--eCressialmeetisiallcrersfCapitlHill.ThesemeetisivlvedmembersfCresstheirkeyleislativestaffmembersadcmmitteestaff.ThruhutthedaysparticularlyhecticschedulePVAmemberssharedtheirperspectivestheissuesthataremstimprtattthemadttheirfellwmembers.Theytldftheirwparticularperatisadthechal-leestheyfaceaday-t-daybasis.TheystressedthatPVAmembersarelcatedivirtuallyeverymajrprtiurnatiadareprvidivaluablemarieservicestmretha200millipasseerseachyearwhetherabarddiersihtseeiexcursivesselsrpublicadprivateferrybatssmallverihtcruisevesselswhalewatchbatsadeveabardam-phibiusDUKW.WhileFly-Iparticipatskepttheirmessaesimpletheydidtaketheppr-tuitytbriefMembersfCressadtheirstaffsseveralkeyissuesfpar-ticularimprtacettheidustry.ContinuingProblemofUncoordinatedRegulationSpiralireulatifrmmaydifferetfederalaeciesishaviadebilitatieffectsmallbusiess.SmuchsthattheSmallBusiessAdmiistratihasestimatedthecsttexceed10000peremplyeeperyear.Thissubstatialcstrbssmallbusiessesfeededresurcesadudercutsprductivity.ImportanceofFundingtheCoastGuardVesselInspectionMissionPVAmembershavecmetrelytheCastguardspreseceadivlvemetivesselispectiaduredthatfudifrthisimprtatmissibepreserved.Out-of-WaterSurvivalCraftTheHuse-passedCastguardAuthrizatiActallwstheCastguardtstipulatetheapprpriatefrmflifesaviequipmeticludiut-f-watersurvivalletterfromtheexecutivedirectorcontinuedonpage30ltorBobScribnerCharlestonHarborToursCharlestonSCJenWilkPVAstaffMargoMarksBeaverIslandBoatCompanyCharlevoixMICongressmanJohnGaramendiCA-3rdCarolynHorganBlueandGoldFleetSanFranciscoCADaveAndersonFireIslandFerriesInc.BayShoreNYandPVAPresidentTerriBernsteinBBRiverboatsInc.NewportKYmeetwithCongressmanGaramenditothankhimforhissupportonrecentissues. 6may2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSFOOdsERvicETheprovisioofalcoholicbeverageshashistori-callybeeacoreelemetoftheservicesprovidedbymaypassegervessels.Uderstadablyvesseloperatorsseealcoholserviceasaidis-pesablecompoetofthehos-pitalitytheyoffertheircustomers.Alcoholsalesarefrequetlyacriticalfactorinobtainingaprot-ablebottomlie.neverthelessalcoholisadrugthatsubstatiallyimpairsjudgmetadmotorskillseveatlowlevels.Passegervesselshavebeeheldvicariouslyliableudermaritimetortlawfortheegligetserviceofalcoholtopassegersadforthekowigtoleraceofalcoholmisusebycrewmembers.Exposuretosuchliabilitycabereducedbyimplemetigclearalcoholcosumptioservicepoliciesadtraiigalcoholserversiresposibleservicepractices.ThefollowigareafewexamplesofactualcourtdecisiosimposigvicariousliabilityopassegervesselsbasedotheegligetserviceofalcoholApassengervesselthathadservedapatronfreedrinksthroughouttheightwasfoudliablewhethepatroupoleavigthecasioboatihiscarcollidedwithadkilledaothermotorist.Thecourtfoudthatithadadmiraltyjurisdictiobecausedespitethefactthattheaccidethadoccurredoladthetortoccurredoavigablewaters.Theextesioofadmiraltyjuris-dictiowasparticularlyufortuateforthedefedatPassengerVesselOperatorsLiabilityforCrewandPassengerAlcoholConsumptionByLeeSehamEsq.AmericanMaritimeSafetyInc.vesselowersbecausehadthesametortoccurredoladtherewouldhavebeeoliabilityuderthestatesdramshoplaw.Afederalcourtheldthatwhereapassegervesselsemployeescotiuetoserveliquortoapatrowhotheykeworshouldhavekowwasitoxicatedadposedadagertohimselfadothersthevesselsowerswouldfacetrialforthedeathsofthreeidividualskilledbythepatrowhiledrivighomedrukafterdepartigtheshipothegroudsthattheyhadprovidedalcoholwithoutadequatesuper-visio.Aforeign-flaggedpassengervesselwasfoundtobevicariouslyliablewheafterservigapassegerpastthepoitofitoxicatiothepassegerstaggeredfromaloungeandfelldowntwoightsofopenstairways.Whilethelowercourthaddismissedthesuitaappellatecourtfoudthattherewasideedamaritimecauseofactioagaistthecarrierforbreachofitsdutytoexercisereasoablecareforthesafetyofitspassegersbyover-servigtheplaitiff.Asmallshingboatwasconnectedtoacar-motorcyclecollisiobyadrukedriverwholefttheboathighlyitoxicated.Thecourtfoudthattheboatactivitiesfellwithiitsmaritimejurisdictiodespitethefactthatboathadotbeeoperatigasabusiessbutratherwassimplybeigusedforasocialoccasio.Thecourtrequiredthedefedatvesseloperatortofacetrialfortheijuriessufferedbytheplaitiffothegroudsthattheoperatorhadallowedapartyatmospheretoprevailduringtheentireshingtrip.Aseamanonaforeign-aggedcruiseshipwhowashurtwhehefelldowaflightofstairswhileitoxi-catedwasabletorecovermaiteaceadcurefromAbouttheAuthorLeeSehamEsq.istheGeneralCounseloPVAAssociateMemberAmericanMaritimeSaetyInc.WhitePlainsNYandapartnerintheNewYorklawrmoSehamSehamMeltzPetersenLLP.AMSofersUSCG-compliantdrugandalcoholtestingprogramsandtrainingprogramsorresponsiblealcoholservice. POWERATWORKHornblowerpassengervesselpoweredbytwinScania16-literV8enginesNewYorkCityNewYorkCompleteandCommitted.THESCANIAMARINESOLUTION.Outtherecondenceinperormancereliabilityandoperatingeconomyaretheonlythingsthatcount.WiththisinmindwecreatedtheScaniamarinesolutionAnarrayofexibleoptionsincludingratingsequipmentinstrumentationandtransmissions.WhateveryourspecicationwewillprovideyouwiththeoptimalScaniamarinesolution.Poweratworkeveryinchotheway.DISTRIBUTORSNortheastGreatLakesMackBoringPartsCo.908-964-0700NorthwestCascadeEngineCenter206-764-3850SoutheastCertifiedDiesel954-583-4465SouthwestBoatswainsLocker949-642-6800GulfCoastNRECPowerSystems504-393-7272CentralEasternCanadaADFDiesel800-517-1489www.scaniausa.com 8may2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSFOOdsERvicECall1-800-621-6885Onlineportsupply.comEmailgovtindportsupply.comOver300WestMarinelocationstoserveyouUnrivalledproductselection.Unmatcheddistributionreach.CountonPortSupplyforallyouroperatingessentialsSafetyMaintenanceEngineGalleyTechnicalApparelFullRiggingServiceOver300locationsstockingalltheproductsyouuseeverydayWholesaleDivisionofapassegervesselthegrudsthatthecrewwaspermittedtdrikbardevetthepitfvisibleitxicati.Thevesselscaptaiadmittedthathekewhehadi-txicatedcrewmembersbardbutthataseamasfrequetdruk-eesswuldbetleratedifhewastcausigayprblemsadifhewasdighisjb.Thecurtheldthatashipwercatacceptaseamasdrukeessasatlerablecditiadtheseektlimititsliabilityifailigtesurehissafety.Irdertprevetalchl-re-latedvicariusliabilitythsewhservealchlshuldbecertifiedashavigudergearespsiblealchlservicetraiigprgram.Suchaprgramshuldicludigthe25DiscountforPVAPVAmembersenjoya25discountonAmericanMaritimeSafetymembershipdues.AmericanMaritimeSafetyInc.isanon-protmaritimetradeassociationthatfacilitatestheU.S.-agmaritimeindustryscompliancewiththeU.S.DepartmentofTransportationandU.S.CoastGuarddrugandalcoholtestingregulations.Theconsortiumservesovertwo-thirdsoftheU.S.maritimeindustryandadministersadrugandalcoholtestingcomplianceprogramforover400vesseloperators.Contactthemat914997-2916orviawww.maritimesafety.org.fllwigelemetsLegalresponsibilitiesofalcoholserversicludigapprpriatetech-iquesfrcheckigidetificatiaddcumeticidetsTechniquesforassessingpatronstodetermiewhethertheyaredager-uslyitxicatedThephysiologicalimpactsofexcessivealchlcsumptiadhwtheymayvaryfrmpatrtpatradNon-confrontationalmeansofter-miatigservicetvisiblyitxicat-edpatrs.optimallysuchtraiigwillprevetalchl-relatedaccidetsfrmeverccurrig.neverthelessevewhesuchaccidetsccuravesselperatrsmaiteacefprperservicepliciesadtraiigprtclsareaimprtatbulwarktdefedagaistvicariusliability.n 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10may2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFOCUSFOOdseRviceiswelltalwaysapppiatefallaudieces.TheJavisbtheswkwithHasetbesuethattheydtffedtheicustmeswithiapppiatelauaesubjects.WeisistthatthecmedypesetedustaeisPg-13sasttbeffesiveDasaid.Hasealsudestadsthatthefdadivecuiseaeasbiadawasthepeplehehiestelicitlauhsfmthedies.othewebsiteheheadliestheexpeieceasTeatYuselftaCuisetheSt.CixriveadagumetDieadtheLauhsAeUs.Themeufthecmedycuisesisfabulusheb-bakedchickeadzestyslw-ckedBBQibsbuffetwithbutteedpasleyptateschefsveetablechiceasstedpastasaladsCaesasaladadllswithbutte.Aftethefdissevedtheheadliecmictakesvethestaetetetaithepas-sees.Althuhthevesselstw-deckpasseecapacityis300fthecmedycuisestheJaviseslimittheumbefpatst180elevel.Desthecmedyshtickwkev-eywheeaswellasitdesiAftMnntaccditDaYatesAmeicaWatewaysIc.Ptlador.WetiedcmedycuisesafewtimesadtheyevewkedfusYatessaid.AccditYates80sthemecuisesahuehit.Butmethatialateaticle.nWacomdypdooagPG-13oaoobov.DAnJArVisAftOnhuDsOnCruiseLines withExpeditionsWeareproudtobeexpectinganewferryEXPEDITIONSsixhopefullyin2014withthehelpofManEnginesZFGearsandMavrikMarine.EXPEDITIONS1-800-695-2624go-lanai.commay2014FOGHORN11ItneveccuedtusthatuMississippiriveexcusinpassengevesselsmightbeatmuchiskfanactfbiteism.ButthatswhattheU.S.FdandDugAdministatininfmedusinthefallf2013.Futhemeweweeinstuctedthatwehadtegistewiththefedealgvenmentasafdfacilitysuscep-tibletabiteismattack.Failuetdswuldp-tentiallysubjectustcivilpenalties.ThePublicHealthSecuityandBiteismPepaednessandrespnseActf2002wasnefseveallegislativeespnsesttheSeptembe11attacksnucuntyanthewastheMaitimeTansptatinSecuityActf2002thelawthatgaveusthemuch-lvedTansptatinWkeIdentificatinCedentialTWIC.Itdiectsfedealfficialsttakeactintptectthenatinsfdsupplyagainstthetheatfin-tentinalcntaminatin.oneptinfthelawequiesthatimptespvideadvancenticefeachshipmentffdinttheU.S.Fdmanu-factuespcesssanddistibutsmustkeepecdssthatwheethefdcmesfmandwheceivesitcanbeidentifed.FinallyandrelevanttousdomesticorHowPVAHelpedUsPassegeVesselsDotneedtoregisteudeBioteoismActFOGHORNFocuSHOwPvAHELPEdusByCarrieandKevinStierRiverCruisesScalesMoundILandNancyandWaltWebsterDubuqueRiverRidesDubuqueIA 12may2014FOGHORNfeifacilitiesthatmaufactuepcesspackdistibuteeceivehldfdfcsumptibyhumasaimalsitheU.S.musteistewiththeFDA.TusitheMidwestitdidtseemlikelythatCesswasthikifupasseevesselswheitwtetheBiteismAct.DidCesseallymeaticludeusadthePVAvesselmembesithelawseistatiequiemetmihttheFDAispecthaveite-petedthelawtbadlyFtuatelywedidthaveteseachthisquestiuselves.IsteadwectactedthestaffatPVAHeadquatesadletthemditfus.TheyscutiizedtheFDAeula-tiaddetemiedthattheeisaexemptiudewhichestauatsdthaveteiste.PVAsstaffquicklylcatedtheFdadDuAdmiistatifficialespsibleftheeista-tiffdfacilities.Afteeviewithefactsabutuvesselssheepliedthattheestauatexempticvesaestablishmetthatpepaesadsellsfddiectlytcsumesfimmediatecsumpti.Afdseviceapasseevesselisexemptasaestauat.AfewweekslatealettecamefromFDAHeadquartersconrmingthatuvesseladthetypicalPVAvesselthatsellssevesfdisexemptfmeistati.WeappeciatethequickadthuhespsefmthestaffatPVAeadithisadmaythequestis.Weaebthsmallfamily-wedcmpaiesadlikemaythePVAmembeswedthavetheexpetisestafftscutiizeadespdtthemayvemetaleulatisthataeplacedbusi-esseseachyea.WealsvaluethePVAadFogHornMaazieasplatfmstbeabletshaetheseexpeieceswithfellwmembes.HasayeelseiPVAhasbeetldbyaFDAispectthattheymusteistepusuatttheBiteismActHasayeactuallyeisteedIfsweadviseyutctactthestaffatPVAHeadquatesadleathepcessfde-eistei.nFOGHORNFocuSHOwPvAHELPEdus may2014FOGHORN13FOGHORNFocuSHOwPvAHELPEdusPVAWELCOMESNEWMEMBERSLakeHopatcongCruisesLakhopacognJMs.eBlazovcVsslMmbMarinaRosehaoBacFLM.raallrossVsslMmbMysticWhalerCruisesMyscCtCap.JoegoVsslMmbHudsonMarinaOplkaALM.royJosVsslMmbAmericanMaritimeSafetywPlasnYM.LSamAssocaMmbRSCBioSolutionsiatalnCM.MakMllAssocaMmbPVAMEMBERCALENdAROctober20-212014PVAGaLaksPVArvsJorgoMgGalhousholLousvllKYNovember5-72014PVAOgalColosrgoMghyargcyPlalpaPlalpaPAJanuary31-February32015PVAAualCovoaMats2015LogBacCAMarch3-52015ilawaaysCofcS.LousMOdaalocaoasubjcocag 14may2014FOGHORNREGuLATORyREPoRTByPeterLauridsenPVARegulatoryAffairsConsultantoJauay132014theU.S.Castguadppsedtupdatethefieptectidetectiadextiuishieula-tisiaFederalRegisternticefPpsedreulatinPrM.oApil14PVAmadecmmetstthedcketeeallysupptitheppsedchaes.Theetiedcketfmticethuhallpubliccmmetsisavailablewww.eulatis.vdcketumbeUSCg-2012-0196.Theppsedeulatiswuldhamizeueulatiswithatialaditeatialidustycsesusstadads.Thisppsalwillctiuethetedficp-aticsesusstadadsittheeulatis.ThehamizatiftheeulatispimailyaffectsthefuctisfuequipmetHarmonizationofFireDetectionandProtectionRegulationsmaufactuesadsuppliesibadeiequiedcapabilitiesadtestiequiemets.Theeaesomespecicvesselequipmentandispectifuctisthatdiectlyimpactthevesselpeatsadvesselpeatis.Theppsedchaesfuvesselsaeequiiqualifiedsevicepeselfaualispec-tionsofportablereextinguishersistallispaewechesatall1.5-ichhydatsadtwtheptisepemittitheuseftw1.5-ichhsesilieufe2.5-inchhoseatexternalrestationsadsecdlimitedusef-metal-licpipi.PVAccuswiththecceptthattheaualispectifptablefieextiuishiequipmetbecductedbyqualifiedsevicepesel.Asamattefpacticemstpasseevesselpeatsdeaeapfessialfiep-tectiseviceipepaatifaualispectis.CmpliacewithnFPA102010desequieaualmaiteaceadechaibedonebyqualiedpersons.SinceNFPAdoesnotspecicallyidentifyqualiedpersonsitleavescertica-tistadadstlcalAuthitiesHaviJuisdictiAHJ.Aual may2014FOGHORN15REGuLATORyREPoRTmaiteacef-echaeable-efillablefieextiuishescabedebyacetifiedpeswepeatpes-i-chaeadesiatedmembefthecew.Thisextiuishetypeiseviewadeplacemetiseasilymaaedbypeselappitedbythevesselwepeat.PVAaeedwithpvidimaufactuesdesieswiththeabilitytseekappvalfdetectisystemsbythedevicemethdiewsecti161-002-19thetypeappvalmethdiewsecti161-002-18.ThefmewillpemiteplacemetfsystemcmpetswithnatiallyrecizedTestiLabatynTrLcmpetsadavidthesysteme-appvalasequiedithecasefeplacemetsithetype-appvedsystem.PVAaeedwiththeabilitytusetwo1.5-inchdiameterrehosesatextealvessellcatisilieufe2.5-ichhse.Thatpticapvidethepeatwithtaiimaiteacecstadsafehadlicsideatiswithuteducitheabilitytctaiadextiuishres.SomePVAmembershavelongsuhtthisalteative.PVAaeedwiththeequie-mettistallspaewechesatall1.5-inchrehydrants.Howevertheequiemettcmplywithi30daysfthepublishifthefialulewaspblematic.Smallpasseevesselscmpiseehalfftheetieispectedvesselfleet.opeatisaediveseadwidelyspead.Smepeatisaeseasal.Ifmatidissemia-tipuchaseadistallatiallhavesmeimpacteasableespsetime.givetheiadve-tetmissiticludespaewechesatall1.5-ichhydatsatthetimeSubchapteTwasupdatedhasexistedfalmsttwdecadeswithuteptedlyctibutitacasualtyPVAhasaskedfameYstaypritableandyrcstmersstaycmrtable.Catmarineenginesgiveyeleiciencyryrbttmlineanddependabilitytrnntime.AndyrglbalCatdealernetwrkmakessreeverynegetsasmthride.BringCatenginesnbardtday.VsyulclCdllbuusmarine.Cat.ComUptimeMeansOnTimeEveryTime.2013Caterpillar.Allrightsreserved.CATCATERPILLARBuILTfoRITtheirrespectivelgsACERTCaterpillarYellwandthePwerEdgetradedressaswellascrprateandprdctidentitysedhereinaretrademarksCaterpillarandmayntbesedwithtpermissin.3512CTier3C32ACERTTier3C18ACERTTier3apppiatetimeitevalfcmpli-acef60daysthefistaualispectiaftethefialuleispublishedwhicheveislate.PVAaeedwiththeclaifica-tiftheusef-metallicpipifSubchapteTvessels.ThisnPrMpemits-metallicpipeflimitedusesi46CFr56.60-25a3.ByaddiAlteativelypipisystemsmeetitheequiemetsf56.60-25afthispatmaybeusedttheexistiSubchapteTat46CFr182.720ivesthsesmallpasseevesselsthesameflex-ibilitythatwillbeicpatediSubchapteF.PVAwillpvideadditi-alifmatiabutfieptec-tidetectiadextiuishiequipmentuponissuanceofanalule.n 16may2014FOGHORNLEGisLATivEREPoRTEdWelchPVALegislativeDirectoronApil12014nflintheU.S.HusefrepesentativespassedH.r.4005theCastguadandMaitimeTansptatinActf2014.ItcontainstwosignifcantprovisionssoughtbyPVA.SurvivalCraftSectin214fthebillepesentsasinificantadvancefPVAsefftsthaveCnessecnsideitspeviusly-enactedsuvivalcaftlaw.IfenactedtheHouseofRepresentativesApprovesCoastGuardBillwithPVAsObjectivesforSurvivalCraftVesselGeneralPermitLeMCMmgerrceccrgeMCMisaleadingindependentinsurancebrokeragebasedinthePacifcNorthwest.Ourmarinepracticegrouphasmorethan100yearsocombinedexperienceplacinginsuranceandmanagingthemarineindustrysuniquerisks.Whetherwereworkingwithvesseloperatorsbuildersrepairacilitiesorsupplierswecreatespecializedsolutionsthatmeeteachclientsneeds.EMpLoyEEBEnEfitsExECutivEBEnEfitsREtiREMEntpLansinsuRanCEadvisoRypRopERtyCasuaLtyContactDamonL.Nasmanat206262-6375oremaildamon.nasmanmcmnw.comwww.mcmnw.com100FurunodesignedLinuxsoftwareimprovesstabilityreducesvirusriskFullycompliantIMOsystems1923.1LCDorBlackBoxECDISwithusersuppliedwideglassbridgemonitorsareavailableSimpleEthernetconnectiontoFAR2xx7Radarssavingthousandsovercomplexinterfacekitswww.FurunoUSA.comwww.Facebook.comFurunoECDISElectronicChartDisplayandInformationSystem may2014FOGHORN17LEGisLATivEREPoRTIncreasedsalesthroughourmultiplelowtonocostmarketingplans.Decreasedoperatingcostbyeliminatingredundancyandautomatingworkowforbetterefciency.Flexiblemanagementtoolstogiveyoutheultimatecontroloveryoursalesandoperations.DESTINATIONMANAGERTHECOMPLETESALESANDMANAGEMENTSYSTEMwww.vts-no.comFormallyVirtualTicketerNoRiskFreeTrialTimEversoleDirectorofSalesandSupportteversolevts-no.comTel504840-9800X113TollFree877265-3521X113Cell859652-9885YOURCOMPLETETICKETINGSOLUTION.childrenelderlyindividualsandpersnswithdisabilities.TwleadersftheHuseSubcmmitteenCastguardandMaritimeTransprtatinwerekeyttheinclusinfSectin314CnressmanDuncanD.HunterfSanDiechairmanftheCastguardsubcmmitteeandCnressmanJhngaramendiftheEastBayareafSanFranciscrankinDemcratnthesubcm-mittee.PVAmaintainsthattheindustrysexcellentsafetyrecrdvertimeassectinwillprviderelieffrmanypassenervesselperatrsfrmthene-size-fits-allapprachfthe2010law.obtaininreliefnthisissuefrpassenervesselperatrsisatthetpfPVAsleislativeaendafrthisyear.The2010lawsaysthatbeinnininearly2016vesselperatrscanusenlysurvivalcraftthatkeepccupantscmpletelyutfthewater.Sectin314wuldprviderelieffrexistinvesselsperatedbyPVAmembersandimpseanut-f-wa-tersurvivalcraftrequirementnlynnewvesselsthatperateincldwaterasf2016.Itwuldalsapplytanexistinvesselthatisrebuiltafterthebeinninfthatyear.Thebillsprvisinsinclude1Anyvesselexistinrnewthatperatesinwarmwaterwuldntberequiredbystatutetuseut-f-watersurvivalcrafttheCastguardculdcntinuetapplyexistinreulatinsasttheapprpriatetypeflifesavindevice2Anyexistinvesselthatperatesincldwaterwuldntberequiredbystatutetuseut-f-watersurvivalcraftfrsuchavesseltheCastguardculdcntinuetapplyexistinreula-tinsasttheapprpriatetypeflifesavindevice3Anynewvesselasf2016ranyexistinvesselrebuiltbeinninthenwuldhaveastatutryre-quirementtuseut-f-watersurvivalcraftbuttheCastguardculdwaivethisrequirementinasituatininwhichitdeterminesthatalternativetechniquesrpr-ceduresprvideanequivalentrhiherlevelfsafetyand4TheCastguardmuststudyandreprttCnressnthespeciallifesavindeviceneedsf 18may2014FOGHORNLEGisLATivEREPoRTdcumentedbyCastguadstatis-ticsdesntsupptane-size-ts-allapproach.Alifeoatcanbeaneffectiveandapppiatelifesav-indevicefpassenevesselsthatpeateinwamwatesinaeasclsetshewheethid-patyhelpcanaiveapidlyintheeventfanincident.PVAbelievesthattheCastguadsisk-basedeulatysysteminplacefyeaspitthe2010lawisthecectmethdfdetemininwhattypeflifesavinequipmentshuldbecaiedbyapaticulapassenevessel.PVAaeesthatanut-f-wa-tesuvivalcaftisapppiatefcetainvesselsthatpeateincldJUSTPLACEDONTHEMARKETTheDelawareRiverandBayAuthorityismakingavailableforsaleits320ft.100vehicle898passengerferryMVTwinCapes.Thisturn-keyU.S.flagvesselsportswell-appointedloungesandindoorandoutdoorseatingdiningallweldedconstructionrecentupgradesandarecentmarinesurvey.RecentlyoperatingondailyservicefortheCapeMayLewesFerrysystem.U.S.VEHICLEPASSENGERFERRYFormoreinformationcontactHeathGehrkeat609-889-7220orE-mailHeath.gehrkedrba.netwatebelw59deeesFasdete-minedbytheCastguad.InfactPVAvesselsinsuchaeashaveusedthesecaftfyeas.ThenextleislativestepisfH.r.4005andsectin314tttheU.S.Senatefdebateandvte.PVAwillwkhadtseekSenateappvalthisspinandsumme.ReliefforSmallerVesselsfromEPAVesselGeneralPermitSectin502fH.r.4005cntainsanimptantpvisintcntinuetheexemptinfsmallcmme-cialvesselslessthan79feetinlenththatdntdischaeballastwatefmtheequiementsftheEnvinmentalPtectinAencysEPAVesselgenealPemitVgP.Cuentlyavesselflessthan79feetinlenththatdesntdischaeballastwateisexemptfmcm-pliancefmtheVgPbutthelawpvidinthatexemptinissettexpiethiscminDecembe.Sectin502willmaketheexemptinpemanent.EnactmentfthiseliefisalsahihleislativepiityfPVA.TheEPAsVesselgenealPemitincludesequiementsandbestman-aementpacticesassciatedwith26identiedcommonvesselwaste-watedischaesexcludinteatedsewageefuent.PVAhasaguidancedcumentavailablefmembeswithcveedvesselstassistwithcmpliancewiththeVgPitispstedntheMembesonlysectinfPVAswebsitewww.passenevessel.cm.BthftheseitemsthesuvivalcaftmandateandtheelieffmtheVgPfsmallevesselsweekeyitemsfdiscussinwhenPVAvisitedlawmakesnCapitlHillnApil29duintheecentPVACnessinalFly-In.PVAsleisla-tivewknthesemattesisntyetdnetheSenatehasyettcnsidetheCastguadbill.nwww.wheelhousetech.com-978-562-5211WheelHousetransportedourmaintenanceprogramintothedigitalagewitheaseandprecision.ItisnowavitalcomponentinmaintainingStatueCruisesfeet.-TimothyLoesch-PortCaptain may2014FOGHORN19ThisallPVAandPhilipsPublishingGroupwillproducethefrstFOGHORNcalendar.FeaturingwinningphotossubmittedbyPVAmembersthecalendarwillpresentalookintothePassengerVesselAssociationthrough12winningphoto-graphssubmittedbybuddingshutterbugs.Limitedsponsorshipsareavailableonly12monthsintheyearandulldetailscanbeseenatwww.foghornmagazn.com2015foghorncalndar_cons.hml.Dustoyourcameralensandstartsnappingphotostoday.Winnerswillreceive150and25calendarstosharewithamilyriendssuretobeahitwitheventhetoughestpersononyourholidaylistcALENdARcoNTESTCallforentries2015FOGHORNCalendarPhotoContestDeaDlineaugust252014PHOtOCONteStRuLeSFinalprintedsizeothephotoswillbe11x8.5.Photoresolutionmustbehighenoughorprintingatthissize.Werequirearesolutiono300dpiorthissizeap-proximately3300pixelswidex2600pixels.Limito3photoentriespercontestant.Allphotosmustbeoriginalandtakenbyyou.PhilipsPublishingreservesthenon-exclusiverighttousesubmittedphotosoranypurposeinperpetuity.Photocreditwillbegiventothephotographer.WinnerswillbeannouncedintheDecemberissueoFOGHORN.Winningphotographersreceive150and25reecalendarstoshareovertheholidayseasonDeADLiNeFOReNtRieSAugust252014.Submitentriestobillphilipspublishing.comSPONSORSHiPSLimitedsponsorshipsavailable1900monthFormoreinormationcontactBillForslundatbillphilipspublishing.comorcall206-284-8285. PVAWorkingforYouCommentsonU.S.AccessBoadrulemakingonVesselConstuctionStandads20may2014FOGHORNHOwPvABENEFiTsYouByJenWilkDirectorPublicAffairsandDevelopmentContactEdSantaat1-800-739-1852santaesantaenergy.comwww.santabuckley.comOeringALLGradesofMarineFuelValvTectMarineFuelAdditivesDocksideDeliveries24-HRServiceServingAllNewEnglandPortsCoastGuardCertiedFellowPVAMemberAfuelprovideryoucanrelyonServingtheNortheastforover70yearsoneftheareasimpactinpassenervesselperatrsiscmpliancewiththeAmericanswithDisabilitiesActADAandhwtbestservetheircustmerswithdisabilities.PVAhasbeenmnitrinthisandwrkinalnsideurreulatrsverthe10yearsthattheyhavebeenim-plementinthislawemphasizintheuniquechallenesfapplyinland-basedreulatinstpassenervesselsnthewaterways.TherearecurrentlystandardsfrservincustmerswithdisabilitiesandPVAcmpaniesdtheirbesttmaketheexperiencenbardthemstenjyableexperiencepssiblefrallcustmers.ThereareminimumrequirementsthatarecurrentlyineffectfrpassenervesselperatrstcmplywiththeAmericanswithDisabilitiesAct.In2010theDepartmentfTransprtatinandtheDepartmentfJusticeissuedfinalrulesncustmerservicestandards.FranupdatentheserulesPVAhastwcmplianceuidesavailable.Thesetlsprvideyuwithacmprehen-sivebreakdwnfthelawandhwitappliestyurbusiness.ThesecmpliancemanualsareabenefittPVAmembersnlyandcanbelcatednthePVAwebsiteunderthememberlinmemberresurcedwnladarea.EarlierthisyearPVAsubmittedwrittencmmentsntheU.S.AccessBardsprpsedPassenerVesselAccessibilityguidelines.Thisrulewhennalizedandenforceablewillvernthefuturecnstructinflarercmmercialpassenervesselstenhanceaccessibilitybyindividu-alswithdisabilities.LargerVesselsAscurrentlyprpsedtheuide-lineswuldapplyt1anvernihtcruisevesselwithaccmmdatinsfrmrethan49passeners2aferryvesselauthrizedtcarrymrethan99passenersand3anytherpassenervesselauthrizedtcarrymrethan150passeners.WhyisthisimprtanttsmallervesselsEventuallytheAccessBardwillprpserulesfrvesselssmallerinsizethanthsearticulatedhere.PVAwantstmnitrthisrulinkeepinaneyeutfrtrendsandt may2014FOGHORN21RemoteTrackingMonitoringandDiagnosticSolutionsforCommercialVesselsFleetsgplink.comHOwPvABENEFiTsYoutheextentpossibleinhibitharmfulprecedentsfrombeingsetupontheindustry.Asyouwellknowitbecomesincreasinglydifficulttodesignaccessibilityfeaturesintoanewvesselifthevesselisrelativelysmallerinsize.InitscommentsPVAadvocatedonyourbehalfhighlightingtheissuesthatimpactyourbusiness.PVAurgedasithasinthepastthattheAccessBoardaddressthethresholdofitsapplicabilityforferryvesselsAccessBoardisusing99passengersinitsrulingwhichisin-consistentwithcommonregulatorybreak-points.ThePVAcommentsstatedPVAstronglybelievesthattheAccessBoardshouldreturntothe150-passengerthresholdfordeterminingwhetheraferryvesselissubjecttotheseguidelines....Itisexceedinglyfrustratingtotheprivatesectorwhendifferentfederalagenciesimposeregulationsthatarenotinharmonywithoneanother.PVAagreedwiththeAccessBoardsproposalasrecommend-edbythePassengerVesselAccessAdvisoryCommitteethatformosttwo-deckvesselsanaccessibleroutebetweenpassengerdecksisnotrequiredandthatelevatorsandliftsshouldnotberequiredinsuchinstances.PVAalsorecom-mendedgreaterexibilityregardingthemeansofcommunicatingwithpassengerswhoaredeaforhardofhearing.PVAalsopointedoutthattheformulaforcalculatingthenumberofaccessiblestateroomsforovernightcruisevesselswouldadverselyimpactU.S.-aggedsmallshipcruisevesselsascomparedtotheirlargerforeign-aggedcompeti-tors.PVAalsoremindedtheAccessBoardthatevenifexistingvesselsdonotconformtotheproposedguide-linesbecauseitwouldbedifculttomeetrequirementsthatdidnotexistbeforethevesselswereconstructedthatdoesnotmeanthatthesevesselsareinaccessibleandallowingcom-pliancetothemaximumextentfeasibleonexistingpassengervesselsisimportantformeetingthestandards.Infactpassengervesseloperatorsmaketheirbesteffortstoaccommodatecustomerswithdisabilities.PVAwillcontinuetomonitorthedevelopmentsoftheAccessBoardsproposalasfinalguidelinescouldbeissuedlaterthisyear.PVAisworkingforyou.n 22may2014FOGHORNNEwswIREHeresanexclusivepreviewofoneofournewestdesignsCall608.784.5110orvisitusatskipperliner.comformoreinformationTHEINNOVATIONCONTINUESApubliccmmetperidisuderwayapetititchagethedesigatifcriticalhabitatfrthesutherresidetppulatifKillerWhalesthatsummeriPugetSudWashigt.oeaspectfthepetitiisfrfederalregulatrstestablishi-watersudlevelstprtectthisedageredppulati.CmmetsmustbesubmittedtthenatialMarieFisheriesServicelaterthaJue242014.Thea-ucemetfthecmmetperidwaspublisheditheFederalRegisterApril252014.AevirmetalgruptheKierWhaePetitiocoudleadtonoielimitforVeeiPugetsoudCeterfrBilgicalDiversitysubmittedtherigialpetititthenatialoceaicadAtmsphericAdmiistratinoAAudertheprvisisftheEdageredSpeciesAct.noAAhasdetermiedtheactissughtbythepetitimaybewarrated.Specifcallythepetitionrequests1thatthegegraphicbudariesfthecriticalhabitatbeexpadedbeydthecurretiladwatersfWashigtStateticludeihabitedPacificoceamariewatersalgtheWestCastftheUitedStatesthatcstituteessetialfragigadwiterigareasad2thatnoAAadptprtectivei-watersudlevelsicludigsudgeeratedfrmvesselsasaprimarycstituetelemettheareasdeemedtbecriticalhabitat.Thislastaspectfthepetiticuldpssiblyleadtfederalregulatrylimitsisegeeratedbyvesselsicludigferriesadwhalewatchigvessels.Thepetitirequeststhattheagecyestablishi-watersudlevelsthat1dtexceedthresh-ldsthatihibitcmmuicatirfragigactivities2dtresultitempraryrpermaetheariglsstwhalesad3dtresultiabadmetfcriticalhabitatareas.Fracpyfthepetitiadtherrefereceddcumetsgthttpwww.westcast.fisheries.aa.gvprtected_speciesmarie_mammalskiller_whaleesa_status.htmladclickcriticalhabitatpetiti.Commentscanbefledelectroni-callyatwww.regulatis.gv.ThedcketumberistnoAA-nMFS-2014-0041.FrmreifrmatipleasectactPVAsEdWelchat1-800-807-8360ext.27rewelchpassegervessel.cm.n may2014FOGHORN23NEwswIREYourONEsourceforallofyourinteriorneedswithover25yearsexperience.LETUSOBEYOUROUTFITTEROFCHOICEUSOprovidescompleterangeofinterioroutttingandturn-keyservicesforcruiseshipsferriescommercialvesselsandoffshoreprojects.UNITCABINWALLPANELSYSTEMCEILINGSYSTEMBATHROOMMODULESMARINEDOORSDECKINGWEATHERTIGHTQAWATERTIGHTCUSTOMMARINEFURNITUREWINDOWSANDPORTHOLESHATCHESGALLEYEQUIPMENTANDOUTFIT10752DeerwoodParkBlvd.S.WaterViewIISuite100JacksonvilleFL32256888311-0781www.usoutfttersllc.comsalesusoutftters.comPubiMisUdwaynwthyFuufnaviaiPublicmeetisaviatialaidtechlyadhwdevelp-metsithisaeawillaffectthefutuefAmeicaswatewaysaeudewayacssthecuty.TheefedealaeciestheCastguadtheAmyCpsfEieesadthenatialoceaicadAtmspheicAdmiistatiaecductithepublicmeetis.Themeetispvideapptuityfmaiesadvemetofcialstodiscussajointfederalagencyinitiativetousemoderntech-lyaspatftheMaieTasptatiSystem.Thesemdetech-nologiesincludeautomaticidenticationsystemsAISvirtualaidstoaviatiilieufphysicalaidssuchaslihtsadbuysadelec-ticaviatichats.TheschedulefemaiimeetisisasfllwsHluluHI19May0900-1100HabviewCeteFtLaudedaleFL22May1700-1900EmbassySuitesFtLaudedale1100SE17thStHamptradsVA22May1700-1900reaissaceHteladWateftCfCeteBstMA03Ju1000-1200VlpeCeteCambideMASeattleWA03Ju1800-2000SeattlePublicLibaynewYknY10Ju1000-1200U.S.CustmsHuseAlamedaCA10Ju1800-2000oakladMaittoakladCAPtHuMI12Ju1700-1900DubleTeeHtelSt.LuisMo18Ju0900-1100USACEMelPiceLckMuseumFormoreinformationpleasecontactLt.TorreyJacobsenat202-372-1543orTorrey.C.Jacobsenuscg.gov.DiseigacmpiiopsardudlvThelatestudfiscal2014ftheDieselEiereductiActDErAatcmpetitiiscuetlyacceptiapplicatis.Thispampvidesatsthelpecipietsudetakepjectsthatwillmateiallyeducedieselemissis.Maiepjectsadspecificallyvesseleieeplace-metsaeeliibleffudiasaethetasptatimdes.ApplicatismustbesubmittedttheU.S.EvimetalPtectiAecyEPAlatethaTuesdayJue172014.ovetimethefudiavailablefthisatpamhasbeesiificatlyeduced.Fthisudtheeisly9millitbeawadedatiwide.ApplicatismustbesubmittedttheapppiateEPAeiadallapplicatisfmthateiwillcmpeteaaisteathe.Fmsteislyetwatswillbeawaded.Applicatismustbesubmittedthuheitheavemetaletityicludiaptauthityapublicaecypeatiafeyanonprotthatpromotestransporta-ticleaeaiquality.Depedithetypefpjecttheeisa-fedealcstshaee-quiemet.FamaievesseleieeplacemettheEPAatwillfudupt40pecetfthecst.TheEPAhassetupawebsitetpvidemeifmatiabutthenatialCleaDieselCampai.ItctaistherequestfPpsalsrFPaswellasppsaltemplatesadtlstassistyuiapplyif2014DErAats.Leameathttpwww.epa.vdieselpa-tial.htmapplicats.n 24may2014FOGHORNMEMBERPRoFILEgtewyahrivebotceebte50Yeinst.loui50yearsagotheBeckyThatcherandtheTomSawyerwerebroughttotheSt.LouisriverfronttoaccommodatevisitorsandspectatorswantingacloserlookattheconstructionoftheGatewayArch.TodaytheGatewayArchRiverboatsaretheonlyriverboatsontheSt.LouisRiverfront.WeareproudtocontinuethelegacyandsupportSt.LouisheritageofriverboatsontheMississippi.-gatewayarch.comItsiteestittethattheicicSt.LuisAchthesymblicatewayttheWestadwheetheJeffesnatialExpasiMemialislcatedtcmmematethehisticstatipitftheleedayLewisadClakExpeditiwaspecededbytheivebatcmpaythatiscelebatiits50thaivesaythisyea.gatewayAchrivebatsSt.LuisMobeapeatii1964.CstuctiftheAchbeai1963butdidtpetthepublicutil1967.ThevesselpeatibeaasSteckfusSteameadfeatuedTheAdmiralalaesteame.LatethepeatiwaseamedgatewayAchrivebatsadacquiedsevealpasseevesselssevealfwhichaeamedfMakTwaisbelvedchaacteswhspettheidaystheMississippirive.BuiltbyDubuqueBatsadBileWksiDubuqueIAthefistvesselHuckFinnwasc-stuctedfthepeiftheAchwiththeexpec-tatithattuismiSt.LuiswuldwwiththeMississippirivebeithefcalpitfvisits.ThethuhtwaswhileiupittheAchwuldbeadawstwuldbeseeitheladmakadwateftfmtheiveitselfsaidTmDugeealMaaefgatewayAchrivebats.Itwasaveydthuht.AccdittheSt.LuisCvetiVisitsCmmissiCVCSt.Luiswelcmes21.6milliaualvisitsfleisuecvetismeetisadbusiesstavelwithasizeablepptiiupittheAchadtakiivecuisesudeit. may2014FOGHORN25MEMBERPRoFILEWecarrymorethanvemillionpasseesayeasaidDu.AccditDuwhhasbeewiththecmpayf40yeas70pecetfthebusiesscmesfmsihtseeicuises.Specialtycuisesaealsamajcmpetfthepeatisbusiess.PasseescuetlyejycuisitheBeckyThatcheradtheTomSawyerwhichthepeatipuchased20yeasa.Bthvesselscacayabut300pas-seespevyae.Thevesselpeatihasseemaychaesve50yeas.nwadivisiftheBi-StateDevelpmetAecyipateshipwiththenatialPakSeviceadJeffesnatialPaksAssciatigatewayAchrivebatsispatfaquasipivatepublicaizati.Whethepeatistatedpas-seespaid1.50fasihtseeicuiseecalledDu.Tdayticketsae14.00fae-hucuise.VisitswhtutheAcheceiveadiscutedticketpicefthesiht-seeicuise.gatewayAchrivebatsalsffesavaietyfdiicuises.TheSkylieDieCuiseisappulaadallwspasseestexpeiecetheSt.Luisiht-timeskyliewhilelisteitlivemusicadejyiadiefcavedpimeibchickebeastbakedcdveetablespastafuitsaladaddesset.SpecialtycuisesffesmethifeveyeSundayBrunchCruisesAbuffetlivebadadthemihtyMississippisihts.Lock-N-DamCruisesJourneytthemuthftheMissuirivethuhthelcksystem.BluesCruisesPopularlocalbluesbadsplayeveyThusdayeveiithesumme.KimmswickCruisesAcruisetthequaithistictwfKimmswickMo.OktoberfestCruisesPassengersejylivegemamusicadautheticgemafd.Majic100.3FMCruisesAlateihtpatycuisefeatuialcaladipesality.HalloweenCostumePartyCuisesFeatuescstumectestaDJadlihthsdeuves.NewYearsEveCruisesGuestsiithenewYeawithasit-dwdieadchampaeadmusic.n 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