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PassengerVesselassociationtel1800807-8360fax703518-5151pvainfopassengervessel.comJUNE2014FOGHORN3Volume13Number5JUNE2014FogHornUSPSnumbe023-702ispublishedmthlyexceptcmbiedJauayFebuaybyPhilipsPublishiLLC2201WestCmmdeWaySeattleWA98199.PeidicalspstaepaidatSeattleWAandatadditionalmailingofces.POSTMASTERSedaddesschaestFogHorncPasseeVesselAssciati103ocSteetSuite200AlexadiaVA22314.Cpyiht2014bythePasseeVesselAssciati.Allihtseseved.npatfthispublicatimaybeepducedwithutthewittecsetfthePasseeVesselAssciati.FogHornisamthlypublicatifthePasseeVesselAssciati.Cpyiht2014Allihtseseved.PresidentCaptaiTeiBesteiBBrivebatsnewptKYVice-PresidentDaveAdesFieIsladFeiesBayShenYSecretary-TreasurerMaMaksBeaveIsladBatCmpayChalevixMIBoardofDirectorsBobBijurIsladQueeCuisesMiamiFLChipCollopyShelieMaieCmpayChicaILGusGaspardoPadelfdPacketBatCmpaySt.PaulMnBobLawlerEtetaimetCuisesBstMABobScribnerChalestHabTusChalestSCWaltWebsterDubuqueriveridesDubuqueIAJeffWhitakerHudsriveCuisesIc.KistnYDanYatesAmeicaWatewaysIc.PtladorAssociateMemberRepresentativeCarlMicuJhDeeePweSystemsWatelIAPastPresidentsCarolynHorganBluegldFleetSaFaciscCAImmediatePVAPastPesidetPaulBelfortiEtetaimetCuisesIc.ChicaILPVAPastPesidetJaySpenceMassachusettsBayLiesBstMAPVAPastPesidetExecutiveDirectorJohnR.GroundwaterLegislativeDirectorEdmundWelchRegulatoryAffairsConsultantPeterLauridsenDirectorofFinanceLeslieKagariseDirectorPublicAffairsandDevelopmentJenniferWilkDirectorofRegulatoryAffairsandRiskManagementEricChristensenGeneralCounselStevenBersWhitefdTayladPestEditorialOfcesManagingEditorKarenRainboltpvafhal.cm740WdladDiveLsossCA93402tel571388-7752ContributingEditorRichardPurintonichadwisfey.cmWashitIsladFeyLieWashitIsladWIAdvertisingandBusinessOfcesPublisherPeterPhilipspetephilipspublishi.cmAdvertisingSalesBillForslundbillphilipspublishi.cm2201WestCmmdeWaySeattleWA98199tel206284-8285fax206284-0391www.philipspublishi.cmPrintedwithSOYinKFOGHORNFocusOperationsabuhcvTheSchoonerPrideoperatedbyCharlestonHarborToursCharlestonSCcarriesupto49passengersthreetimesadayontwo-hourtours.Seestoryonpage26formoreonthisoperation.PhotocourtesyofCharlestonHarborTours.6QacuyJwharksvoadvVopCourtneyJoneshasgoodnewsforvesseloperatorsregardingmarineinsurancerateslookstable.Learnwhyandforhowlong.10expadvopdMVGaininvaluableguidanceonresuppressionsystemsmarinecoatingsandvesselnancingfromthreePVAAssociatememberswhohavetheexpertiseyouneedtokeepyouroperationship-shapethisseason.26MmbPfchHbtuIfyouthinkmaintainingaconventionalpassengervesselischallengingtryingaddingasailingschoonertothemix.cum4PresidentsLetter5ExecutiveDirectorsLetter14RegulatoryReport16LegislativeReport17SafetySecurityMatters20HowPVABenetsYou22Newswire26MemberProle27PVACalendar28MemberNews29NewMembers30AdvertisersIndex smoothsilingwithFirseahedIamnwfumnthsintmyPesidencyandIculdntbemepudtepesentthePasseneVesselAssciatin.IhavealttshaewithumembeshipabutwhathasbeenhappenininPVAandtheissuesIhaveincuedheeatBBrivebatsthatmihtinteestyuall.FistImustcmmenduPVAstaff.TheiexpetiseisciticaltuAssciatinandIcantellyoursthandtheyworkhardtoensureourmissionandallfualsaemet.Wehaveaveydedicatedstaffthatesabveandbeyndfthemembesfthisanizatin.Iknwfcetaintheytakeeveyphnecallandemailveyseiuslyandhelpinanywaypssible.WehavefeltavidwiththepassinfBethgedneyalthuhIfeelthestaffdidaeatjbinheabsencebutitisnwtimetwelcmeetiedU.S.CastguadCaptainEicChistensentustaff.AtthistimeheisafewweeksinthisemplymentatPVAandwecanntwaittseewhateatthinshecanaccmplishnubehalf.Pleasetakesmetimetwelcmehimandchallenehimwithanyfyubuninissues.AtthebeinninftheyeaIwasaskedtepesentPVAattheWatewaysCnfeences.Thesecnfe-encesaemaitimemeetinsthatinvlveallsementsfthemaitimecmmunityinimptantdelibeatinandsessinsaimedspecificallyintheieinfthecunty.ThecnfeencesheldaeTheInlandWatewaysCnfeenceMid-AtlanticWatewaysgeatLakesWaterwaysandPacicNorthwestWaterways.IwasaskedtivethewelcminspeechhavelunchwithCastguadadmialsandAmyCpfEnineesenealsandpaticipateinsessins.Whataeatwaytseeallthediffeententitiesthatmakeupuwateways.Imetwithandtalkedtmanydiffeentpeplefmmanydiffeentbackunds.IcansaythePasseneVesselAssciatiniswellespectedbyall.ManyaskedmypininpitchedtheiissuetseeifPVAhadthesameviewandifweculdhelpinanyway.ItwaseattseemanyfuAssciatemembesandmanynewfaces.ThesuccessftheWatewaysmeetinsaewineachyeaandweaeladtpaticipate.InFebuayweheldtheannualPVAstateicplanninmeetin.Thisiswheeweveumissinalsandfutueplannin.Wehadaeattw-daymeetin.Wechallenedthestaffineachfudivisinstseewhatelsewecandtimpveumembe-ship.MstecentlyinthebeinninfMayIattendedtheannualPVACnessinalFly-IninWashintnD.C.ThePVACnessinalFly-IniswhenPVAmembesmeetwithSenatsandHusefrepesentativestdiscussissuesintheU.S.passenevesselfleets.Inmypesnalpininyuculdntaskfameewadinandmemableexpei-ence.EdWelchandallthestaffdafantasticjbplanninudayfmappointmenttoappointment.EachgroupmetwithvetsevendiffeentCnessmanandstaff.oudaywaspackedfullandhadmanyeatdiscussins.Manyweeveyinteestedinwhatwehadtsayandwhatissueswewantedthemthelpuswith.oveallIfeellikePVAisdinextemelywell.Thedaysaeettinalittlebihteafteafewyeaswithatuhecnmy.Weaelkinfwadtimpvinusevicestumembeship.WeaewkinnthewebsitesocialmediaFLAGSHIPandotherbenetsforumembeship.TeiBensteinPesidentn4JUNE2014FOGHORNLETTERFROMTHEPRESIDENTTerriBernsteinAtthePVACongressionalFly-InPVAmemberswerehonoredtowitnessaCongressionalhearingthatfeaturedADMPappU.S.CoastGuardCommandantwhopresentedtestimony.ThejointhearingoftheTransportationandInfrastructureCommitteesSubcommitteeonCoastGuardandMaritimeTransportationchairedbyU.S.Rep.DuncanHunterR-CAandtheForeignAffairsCommitteesSubcommitteeonWesternHemispherechairedbyU.S.Rep.MattSalmonR-AZexaminedtheeffortsofthefederalgovernmenttoconfronttransnationaldrugsmugglingandstemtheowofillegaldrugstotheUnitedStates.PhotoTerriBernstein. JUNE2014FOGHORN5LETTERFROMTHEExEcuTIvEDIREcToRJohnGroundwaterexpndingsrvictoPVaMmbrItismypleasuretojoinwiththePVAOfcersadBadfDiectsiwelcmitheewestmembefthePVAstaffetiedCastguadCaptaiEicChistese.AiviatPVAheadquatesMay15EicisPVAsDiectfreulatyAffaisadriskMaaemetadithispsitihewilldiectuAssciatissafetyadsecuitypamswhilealsseviasthePVAstaffliaisfthePVASafetyadSecuityCmmittee.EicisveyfamiliawiththepasseevesselidustyadwithPVAmembepeatisadweaethilledthathehasjiedthePVAstaffteam.Hiskwledeadexpeiecewillimmediatelyehacetheserviceandbenetsthatourmembersreceive.PitjiiPVAEicspethis26-yeaCastguadcaeeexclusivelyithemaiesafetypam.HiseldassignmentsincludedstintsinSanFranciscoCAPtladorChicaILnewYknYadWashitDCiavaietyfleadeshippsitis.MstecetlyhesevedastheCastguadsChiefftheTaveliIspectiStaffadpvidedpfessialMaieSafetyexpetiseadleadeshiptimpveCastGuardworkforceprociencyandperformance.Healsplayedaitealleisevealcucialeu-latisicludithedevelpmetftheFialrulefSmallPasseeVesselIspectiSubchaptesTadKIteatialSafetyMaaemetCdeCmpliacePlicyfSmallPasseeVesselsadtheSteamliedIspectiPam.MayfyuwillemembeEicspaticipatiitheIdustyrelatisPamwheehetlywkedatPVAheadquatesbutalshadeldassignmentswithPVAmembercompanies.Thisctibutedeatlythiskwledeadudestadifpasseevesselpeatis.EicisapublishedauthadaecipietfPVAs2007DavidClakExcelleceiEditialAwad.HehasspkeatiallymaiesafetytpicsicludithePVAAualCvetiatMaiTedsWkbatrutesUivesityadtheCastguadAcademy.Eicisa1987aduateftheCalifiaMaitimeAcademywithaBachelfScieceiMaieEieeiadmaitaishisThidAssistatEieeslicesefsteammtvesselsfulimitedhsepwe5thissue.HealseaedaMastesfEieeideeefmtheUivesityfMayladi2004.IamcertainthatEricwillmakeasignicantprofes-sialctibutitPVAaditsmembesadIecuaeyuttakeammettwelcmehimttheAssciatiadtctacthimifyuhaveapessiquestieedassistaceapeatialmatte.AfteallafudametalbeefitfPVAmembeshiphasalwaysbeethepp-tuityfumembesteceiveexpetadviceadcuselfmstaffwheaissuequestiaises.ovetheyeassuchiquiieshavecveedeveythifmCastguadispectistsecuityccesfmmaieisuaceneedstomarinerlicensingdifculties.PVALegalHotlineThuhthePVALealHtliemembescadiectlyctactPVAgeealCuselSteveBestetexpetlealadviceawide-aefpeatialmattes.StevehasassistedmayPVAmembesvetheyeasavaietyfimptatissuesadchal-lees.Heisavaluableesuceitimesfeed.Yucactacthimfee-f-chaeat410-347-8724sbeswtplaw.cm.PVAGreenWATERSProgramIfyuveevethuhtabutimplemetiaeepamfyucmpayIhpethatyuwillcsideusithePVAgeeWATErSevime-talstewadshippam.Thiscmpletelyvlutaymembes-lypamwasdevelpedwiththeeedsfpasseevesselpeatsimid.Itffesacmpehesiveevimetalpamthatisbtheffectiveadecmicaladthatwillassistpasseevesselpeatsucleaeeeebusiesspea-tionswithoutcausingnancialoroperationalstrain.GotPVAswebsiteatwww.passeevessel.cmeetaccesscmpletepamifmati.ThisiscetailyabusytimeftheyeafPVAmembes.AsaesultIueyuttakeadvataefyuPVAmembeshipbyusithemayesucesadtlsthataeavailabletyu.AllatheeatPVAheadquateswishyutheveybestforasafeandprotableseason.Inthemeantimepleaseletmekwwheevewecabefassistacetyu.SiceelyJhr.gudwateExecutiveDiectn 6JUNE2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSOPERATIONSMAINTENANcEFOGHORNHowisthemarineinsuranceindustrydoingCoUrTnEYJonESSfathishasbeeagdyea.oveallthemaieisuacemaketisveystablewhichbdeswellfplicyhldes.Theeislesspessuefmmaketsseekigateiceasesduettheiweisu-aceatesdeceasigabitthisyeasatesfuclietsaepettystableightw.Adbaigayufeseeicidetscatastphesweaticipatethatplicyateswillemaithatwaythughtheestfthisyea.HaveanyrecentchangesinluencedthemarketthatcouldaectthecommercialmaritimeindustrysmarineinsurancepoliciesForexampleitwasalongdifcultwinterinmanypartsothenation.Canthisenvironmen-talsituationaectvesseloperatorspoliciesorpremiumsImhappytsay.Theeeallyhavetbeeaymajevimetalicidetsthatwillaffectpassegevesselpeats.Thelastevimetalicidetfaysig-nicancewasSuperstormSandybackinOctober2012adeveastmfthatmagitudeaddevastatididnotreallycauseratestouctuatemuch.Therewasabitfimpactppetyatesaditheeceatialmaieaeabutteallyfupassegevesselcliets.Althughtaevimetalicidet911waspbablythelasttimeweeallysawatestakeashapdubledigiticeaseacssthebad.Stormpredictionsorthe2014AtlanticHurricaneSeasonlookprettygoodthisyear.DoesthathelpinsurancepolicyholdersYesifthefecastshldtuetthescietistspedictistheitshuldbeaelativelyquietstmseaswhichisveyhelpfulfvesselpeatswhcabeimpactedbyaseveehuicaeseasitheAtlatic.StabilitysoundsgoodtousItsudsgdtust.Ifactthemaieisuaceidustyhasbeequitecmpetitiveiecetyeaslagelydueipattthatstability.Meudewitesaevyigfyubusiesswhichhelpskeepatesicheckwhileffeigcmpetitiveplicypackagesadsupeisevice.Allfthathelpseveye.DomaritimeincidentsthatoccuroutsidetheUnitedStatesaectthedomesticcommercialmaritimeindus-trysinsurancepolicyratesntecessaily.Aisaglbalcmpayadwevebeehadligmaieisuacefalgtimeadu-destadthattheU.S.cmmecialmaitimeidustyisdiffeetfmitscutepatspeatigitheatis.Weaeivlvediplacigaltfmaiebusinessintheinternationalmarketsoweseersthandwhatisgigglbally.AdwhilemayU.S.isueshavesydicatesiLlydsadthefacilitiesthatculdbeadaeimpactedbyicidetsccuigelsewheesuchastheKeafeyaccidetafewmthsagtheCostaConcordiaicidetacupleyeasagtheeissmuchcapacityightwthatsmethighappeigiathecutywuldhavetbepettymumetaltaffectushee.WhatsnewinmarineinsurancenowThereisnotreallyanynewproductbeingspecicallyaimedatthesmallpassegevesselidustybutuexistiglie-upfpductsdesmeettheuiqueeedsfthesepeatis.Weecuagevesselpeatstpeidicallyeviewtheipliciesadtalktustbesuealltheieedsaemet.Maieisuaceisdiffeetfmthecmmecialisuacepliciessyuwattbesueyuhaveabkewhudestadsthis.ArethereanyotherbusinessissuesthatPVAmembersshouldbeawareothatinsurancecanhelpwithDenitelyyes.Thehottestissueaffectingallbusinessesfmveylagemulti-billidllaglbalcmpaiestveysmallmm-ad-ppshpsiscybeliability.Thisisaextemelycmplexissuethatallbusiessweseedtbeawaeftbesuethattheyaeptected.EssetiallyifyucductcmmecevetheIteetadthughtheusefceditcadsadwhdesttheyugaizaticuldbeatiskfhackigtheftfaud.ThikabutwhathappeedwithTagetadafewtheetaileslastfall.remembeQACourtneyJoneswithAonRiskServicesOersAdviceorVesselOperatorsFOGHORNcaughtupwithCourtneyJonesVicePresidentandBrokerofmarineinsuranceatAonRiskSolutionsinClevelandOHtotalkaboutinsuranceandthepassengervesselindustry. POWERATWORKHornblowerpassengervesselpoweredbytwinScania16-literV8enginesNewYorkCityNewYorkCompleteandCommitted.THESCANIAMARINESOLUTION.Outtherecondenceinperormancereliabilityandoperatingeconomyaretheonlythingsthatcount.WiththisinmindwecreatedtheScaniamarinesolutionAnarrayofexibleoptionsincludingratingsequipmentinstrumentationandtransmissions.WhateveryourspecicationwewillprovideyouwiththeoptimalScaniamarinesolution.Poweratworkeveryinchotheway.DISTRIBUTORSNortheastGreatLakesMackBoringPartsCo.908-964-0700NorthwestCascadeEngineCenter206-764-3850SoutheastCertifiedDiesel954-583-4465SouthwestBoatswainsLocker949-642-6800GulfCoastNRECPowerSystems504-393-7272CentralEasternCanadaADFDiesel800-517-1489www.scaniausa.com 8JUNE2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSOPERATIONSMAINTENANcEhwmanypeplewereaffectedwhentheywerecyber-attackedApprximately40millinpeplewereimpactedwhenhackersgtsecureinfr-matinleavingthecnsumersandTargetfnanciallyvulner-able.Frtunatelythereisinsuranceavailabletprtectyuthebusinesswneragainstliabilitythatculdccurifyursecuretransactinsarehackedyurnetwrkisbreachedryurintellectualprpertyisstlen.Allthingsthatbusinessesarevulnerablet.IfyudnethingthisyeartprtectyurselfandyurbusinessIurgeyutthrughlyexamineandcnsideraddingcyberliabilitycveragetyurcurrentinsuranceprtfli.Fraudisfrustrating.ArethereotherwaysthatvesseloperatorsareatriskorstepsthattheycantaketolessentheirriskItisfrustratingbutyeswithalittlefresightresurcesandpreparatinvesselperatrscanreducefraudu-lentclaimsmadeagainsttheircmpany.Frexamplenefurpassengervesselclientsreprtedthatapassengerclaimedthavesustainedaninjuryduetafallasaresultfprlyplacedequipment.Thepassengermadeaclaimfrdamagesagainsttheperatrbutthesavvyvesselperatrhadtakentheprecautinlngbefrefinstallingvidecamerasnthevessel.onelkatthevideftageprvedthattheclaimwasfalse.Itwasimmediatelydrppedmuchttherelieffthevesselperatr.WhatagreatstoryCantheinstallationoftechnologysuchasvideocameraslowerpremiumsUnfrtunatelysimplyhavingthecamerasnthevesseldesntequatetasetdllarfigurediscuntnyurinsurancepremium.Hweverhavingthemcansaveyumneyinthelngrunbyhelpingtlwerclaimscsts.Asintheexampleabvewherethevideftageprvedaclaimasfraudulentthecameraaidedindismiss-ingtheclaimwhereaswithutthecameratheinsurancecmpanymayhavehadtpayutthusandsfdllarswhichwuldlikelyraisesyurinsuranceratesvertime.Camerascanalshelpinreducingtheftiffrexampleyuareaferryperatrthatcarriesfreightrpassengerbelngings.Ultimatelyeveryperatrisratedntheirindividualexperiencesthebestwaythelpkeepyurpremiumsdwnishavingagdclaimhistry.Themremneyaninsurancecmpanypaysutinclaimsnaplicycmparedttheamuntfpremiumchargedfrtheplicythehighertheinsurancerateswillg.Thatmakessense.WhatelseshouldPVAVesselmembersknowaboutAonRiskServicesNortheastInc.PVAmembersshuldknwthatwereheretservethemwiththebestpliciesandinsurersintheindustry.Wehavegreatprductsandgreatratesandwewantthelpvesselperatrssucceedandthrive.Wewuldlvethaveyuaspartftheinsuranceprgramsgiveusacallat1-800-730-7053rsendanemailtcurtney.jnesan.cm.nFormoreinformationaboutAonRiskSolutionsNortheastInc.thePVAEndorsedInsuranceProgramgotohttppassengervessel.cominsurance.aspx TheresapartofSanDiegointheheartofSanFrancisco.MARINEGROUPBoatworksmarinegroupboatworks.comreftmarinegroupbw.com619427-6767SpecialthankstoWETACharlieWaltherAuroraMarineDesignAxisEngineeringIncatCrowtherCliffMayoandallthetalentedandhardworkingpeoplewhocametogethertomakethisprojecthappen.MarineGroupBoatWorksSanDiego-basedshipbuilderandrepairerofpassengervesselscompletestherefurbishmentoftheSanFranciscoFerryBayBreeze.WithareturntostandardpropellerdrivespoweredbyTier2MTUenginesandshorepowerconnectivitycomesa10to15percentincreaseinspeedgreaterfueleconomyandareductioninemissions.NewbowthrustersandtransmissionsprovidegreatercontrolandmaneuverabilitywhiletheinstallationofsolarpanelsmeetsgreeninitiativesoftheWaterEmergencyTransportationAuthorityWETAMarineGroupandtheStateofCaliforniaintheirsharedvisionsofconservingthemarineenvironment.RECENTLYCOMPLETEDSanFranciscoFerryBayBreezePROJECTSYNOPSIS 10JUNE2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSOPERATIONSMAINTENANcEFireSuppreSSionDanielB.SullivanBusinessDirectorMarineVehicleSystemsKiddeMarineAshlandMA781-545-9022daniel.sullivanfs.vtc.comImyexpeieceasacaptaiadasupplierofmarineresuppressionsystemstheeaeacuplefciticalissuesthateedtbeaddessedbyvesselwes.DrillsEveycaptaiusdillsthatutilizethepeatifthevesselsfiehsebutteveyeispac-ticithepcedueecessaytsecuethevesseladactivatetheeiemassuppessisystemintheeventofare.Adetailedwalk-thuhbythecaptaiadcewshuldbepefmedteviewthesequeceecessaytetthemstutfavesselsfiesuppessisystem.Itstatswithcfimatifafieadpessallthewaythuhttheactualeleaseftheaetitthespace.AtypicalsequenceforsafetydrillsCfimatiffieaddete-miatifciteiaAlamheatsmokeandorames.ntifyCastguadfthesituati.SecuevesseltpepaeflssExpertAdviceonOperatingandMaintainingPassengerVesselsThuhuttheheydayfyubusyseasyuadyucewwilllikelyhavequestisccesabutavaietyfsubjectselatedtthepeatiadmaiteacefuiapasseevesselcmpay.FogHorneacheduttsevealPVAAssciatemembestaskftheiexpetadvicemayftheaeascucialtyupeatissuccessthisyea.fppulsiDckiaftiachimvivesseltasecuelcati.ConrmthespaceisunoccupiedHeadcutcheckispace.Secueeievetshatchesetc.tcutffsupplyfaitspace.Eieshutdwdetemiewhethetwaitfautmaticshutdwpefmmaually.Actuatifsuppessisystem.Detemielethfstadbytimeadciteiabefepeispace.DontdelayHisticallytheeisaeluc-tacefcaptaistactuateavesselseiemfiesuppes-si.Becausefthisitisciticalthatcmpaymaaemeteviewtheciteiafactuatithesystemwiththeistaffadauthizeadecuaetheicaptaistutilizethesystemassaspssibleafteconrmationofare.Itisimportanttonotethatresuppressionsystemsaetalwayscapablefsup-pessiafiethathascmpletelyeulfedthespace.remembethecstfechaiasuppessisystemismicmpaedwithptetialeiemdamaewheactuatifthesystemisdelayed.Ishtcfimfiesecuevesselevacuatethespaceadactivatethesystem.VeSSelFinancingRichardPaineSr.TCFEquipmentFinanceInc.IslandParkNY516-431-9285Theeislihtattheedfthetueladhappilythistimeitstataicoming.Aftersomeratherdifcultyeastheecmyisbeiitebudalthuhtasbustlyasweallwuldlike.Thatsaiditmaybetimetcsidebuildiaew JUNE2014FOGHORN11FOGHORNFocuSOPERATIONSMAINTENANcEvesselrrefinancingrefurbishingrrepweringyurexistingvesselsinanticipatinfbetterdaysahead.PreparatiniseverythinginthemneygameandherearesmehintsthelpyupreparetdealwithacmmercialmarinelendertsecurecapitalfryurimprvementsMaintainqualityfinancialstate-mentsinadditintfederaltaxreturnsBepreparedtexplainanylssesrreducedrevenueMaintainacurrentpersnalnancialstatement.DonotinateassetvaluesWriteanarrativeabutyurcmpanyincludingwnershiphistrymarketsservedetc.YurfirstresurcefralanisyurlcalbankifntthenlkfracmpetentcommercialmarinelenderBespecificinyurlanrequestincludingthepurpsedesiredtermratedwnpaymentandamrtizatinandBerealisticabutthetimerequiredtprcessavessellan.Ittakesanywherefrm30t90days.ofcurseifyuhaveanyquestinsrcncernsneverhesitatetaskmepersnallyfradvicercntactyurpersnalfinancialadvisrrcertifiedpublicaccun-tant.coaTingSpainTTimMcDonoughMarineMarketSegmentDirectorSherwin-WilliamsClevelandOH704-564-9870tim.mcdonoughsherwin.comMaintainingacrrsin-freegd-lkingvesselispartfthejbbutitsneveragdtimetbeapainterwhenthecustmerexperienceisparamuntamngthecncerns.Theselectinfatpcatcanbeinflu-entialinkeepingavesselperatingandinservicetitsfullestptential.ownersandperatrscannwtakeadvantagefthelatestadvancesinwaterbrnetpcatstachievebthaestheticsandlng-lastingperfr-manceanacrylicplyurethanewiththeglssretentinfaflu-rplymerrurethanewithaclearcattheclrretentinfaplysi-lxaneandabrasinresistanceandhardnessdemnstrablysuperirtanytpcatnthemarkettday.Withperfrmanceprpertiesfarabvethsetypicallyassciatedwiththestandardpremium-qualitysl-vent-basedurethanetpcatsvesselownersalsobenetfromQuickdryingwithanishedlmhardnessthatiseasytcleanandmaintain.Extendedservicelifeeveninthefaceofhightrafc.Lwdrwaterbrnetechnl-gy.nEXPERTADVICEThereisareluctanceforcaptainstoactuateavesselsengineroomresuppression.Becauseofthisitiscriticalthatmanagementreviewthecriteriaforactuatingthesystemwithstaffandauthorizeandencourageutilizationassoonaspossible.DANSULLIVANKIDDEMARINE 12JUNE2014FOGHORNREGuLATORyREPoRTByPeterLauridsenPVARegulatoryAffairsConsultantoMach242014theU.S.CastguadpublishedaSupplementalNoticecce-iitsppsedevisistVolumeIIIoftheMarineSafetyManual.ThisticepvidedapptuitytcmmettheevisisfistppsediaticefcmmetspublishedAuust262013adad-ditialchaesiitiatedbypubliccmmetssubmittedsubsequettthatrstnotice.AsiuSeptembe2013FogHornaticlediscussithatiitialticeudmesticpea-tis-iteatialmaipliciesweelaelyuchaed.Icmmetithissupplemetalnoticewedidcitespecicprovisionsforsupportorclaricationalongwithaeealcmmetthatwefeltpa-ticulalyapppiatesiceweweediscussiaaeafmaitimeeu-lationmoreandmoreinuencedbyIteatialCvetiamelyStadadsfTaiiCetificatiadWatchkeepiSTCW.oucmmetsidescedidefimpacttheumbefumembesaeFisttheeealcommentontheinuenceofinterna-tialcvetisallpasseeadsmallpasseevessels.SecdaevyaesexclusivelygeatLakesadIladvyaes.nextaethesmallpasseevesselssubjecttSubchaptesTadKpeatiea-castalutes.FuthaevyaestCaadaadlastlyaepliciesapplicabletpasseebaespeatedbeitwedbydualpupsetwivessels.DomesticVersusInternationalRulesWetethatmstcedetialedad-cedetialedmaiesPVAmembevesselsaetisevicesubjecttSTCW.PVAassetsthatitsmembesveysafedmesticseviceispacticallyaddemsta-tivelydiffeetfmthechalleesMarineSafetyManualVolumeIIIUpdate JUNE2014FOGHORN13REGuLATORyREPoRTaddessediiteatialcvetis.PVAbjectstuwaateditusisfiteatialulesitthedmesticU.S.passeevesselsect.GreatLakesandInlandVoyagesVlumeIIIclaifiesthatTheCastguaddestcsideSTCWtapplydiectlytpeselseviU.S.vesselspeatigeatLakestheiladwatesPVAveymuchsupptsthisstatemetiplicy.DomesticNear-CoastalVoyagesVlumeIIItesthattheCdefFedealreulatisi46CFrPat15statethatowesadpeatsadpeselsevithefllwismallvesselseaedexclusivelydmesticea-castalvyaesaeicmpliacewithsubpatKfthispatadaetheefetsubjecttfutheequie-metsfthepupsesftheSTCWCveti1SmallpasseevesselssubjecttsubchapteTKf46CFrchapteI.Passenger-CarryingBargesUnderTowThesectiftheVlumeIIIevisithatdealswiththesebaetwcmbiatissuffesfmattemptsteccilethemeecettwilicesecedetialeimewithlstadisafepasseevesselpeatisivlvipasseebaes.Webelievetheevisipvidescfusiicm-pleteuidacecceipassee-cayibaesudetwscuetlydual-pupsetwivesselstwivesselstdedicatedtasilebaeadpeatedlyasasileuitaepeatedbyasilelicesedpeat.TheVlumeIIIevisistatesthatthemastefacmbieduitwheethebaedesthaveamasteshallbepeatedbyalicesedmastehldiacedetialasmastefispectedself-ppelledvesselsfsufficietscpeadtheiapaetheticalcmmetseekstiveuidaceastowhatissufcientscopespecicallye.g.routeaggregatetaeToArfamiliaizati.ruteadToAraefeatuesfthetwiliceseeulatisaeatetaeistadfamiliaizatiisaeealexpecta-tieadlessfsevice.PVAiscceedthattheeisvaueessassciatedwiththetemsfthispaetheti-calphasethatculdadveselyaffectexistipeatstwhichthispvisimayapply.Thisvaueesswillmakeitdifcultorevenimpossibleformarinerstoattaintheap-ppiatecedetialstpeateidualmde.Itistcleaifthebjectiveistestablishewciteiafthissmewhatuiquepasseevesselpeatiadifshwwillcuetmaiestasititcmpliaceadwhatisthesustainableprocesstoinsurefuturequaliedmaies.PVAhasaskedfapptuitytmeetwithCastguadplicypeseladnatialMaitimeCeteepesetativestseekacleaplicybasedCastguadccesadethatwillisuethectiuedcapabilitytsustaieveeplicatethesepeatis.nLeMCMmgerrceccrgeMCMisaleadingindependentinsurancebrokeragebasedinthePacifcNorthwest.Ourmarinepracticegrouphasmorethan100yearsocombinedexperienceplacinginsuranceandmanagingthemarineindustrysuniquerisks.Whetherwereworkingwithvesseloperatorsbuildersrepairacilitiesorsupplierswecreatespecializedsolutionsthatmeeteachclientsneeds.EMpLoyEEBEnEfitsExECutivEBEnEfitsREtiREMEntpLansinsuRanCEadvisoRypRopERtyCasuaLtyContactDamonL.Nasmanat206262-6375oremaildamon.nasmanmcmnw.comwww.mcmnw.comALLOTHERFERRIESAREMISSINGONEVERYIMPORTANTPART.OURNAME.www.gladding-hearn.comPhotoBillyBlack 14JUNE2014FOGHORNLEGISLATIvEREPoRTEdWelchPVALegislativeDirector100FurunodesignedLinuxsoftwareimprovesstabilityreducesvirusriskFullycompliantIMOsystems1923.1LCDorBlackBoxECDISwithusersuppliedwideglassbridgemonitorsareavailableSimpleEthernetconnectiontoFAR2xx7Radarssavingthousandsovercomplexinterfacekitswww.FurunoUSA.comwww.Facebook.comFurunoECDISElectronicChartDisplayandInformationSystemonJune102014PesidentobamasignedintlawtheWateresucesrefmandDevelpmentActWRRDAof2014H.R.3080.ForthersttimeinnealysevenyeasCngessandtheExecutiveBanchhavecmetgethetsetplicyfthedevelp-mentandmaintenancefunatinsptschannelswatewayslcksanddams.Mstfthiswkisun-detakenbyandfundedbytheU.S.AmyCpsfEnginees.JiningwithawideangefthemaitimeandtadegupsPVAsuccessfullyadvcatedftheCngessinalpassagefthislegislatin.Thelpsidedvtesinfavffinalpassage412-4intheHuse91-7intheSenatebeliedthehadwkCongressCompletesWaterResourcesDevelopmentAct JUNE2014FOGHORN15LEGISLATIvEREPoRTIncreasedsalesthroughourmultiplelowtonocostmarketingplans.Decreasedoperatingcostbyeliminatingredundancyandautomatingworkowforbetterefciency.Flexiblemanagementtoolstogiveyoutheultimatecontroloveryoursalesandoperations.DESTINATIONMANAGERTHECOMPLETESALESANDMANAGEMENTSYSTEMwww.vts-no.comFormallyVirtualTicketerNoRiskFreeTrialTimEversoleDirectorofSalesandSupportteversolevts-no.comTel504840-9800X113TollFree877265-3521X113Cell859652-9885YOURCOMPLETETICKETINGSOLUTION.adsiificatctvesyassci-atedwiththeleislati.Thecuet113thCessdevted17mthsfeffttthebilladthatbuiltudwkdevelpedipeviusCesses.IctasttmayftheissuesiWashitthesedayssupptfWrrDAwasbipatisa.IdeallyCesseactsawateesucesbilleveytwyeasbutfavaietyfeassthismstecetistallmetwaslvedue.Thepeviuslawwasfializedinvembe2007.SicethattimeseveecstaitsfedealspediadtheelimiatifCessialeamakshavesevedasbstacles.Wateesucespjectsaeftelabeledaspkbaelbyciticsadatypicalwateesucesbillithepastwasfullfeamaksfpjectsasatechiquefbtaiiyesvtes.PVAmembestypicallypeatevesselswithelativelylwedaftequiemetsstheyhavetbeediectlyaffectedbytheiabilityfptstdeepehabsadchaelsteceivethelaecashipsbeiitducedttheite-atialshippiscee.Theeedfdeep-daftdediwilllyiceasewhetheelaedPaamaCaalbecmespeativeijustafewyeasbiievelaectaievesselstEastCastpts.nethelessaswatewaysusesPVAmembeshaveavestediteestiavibatatiwidemaitimesectwithmdeizedifastuc-tue.IadequatelevelsfchaelmaiteacededibytheU.S.CpsfEieeshaveea-tivelyimpactedsmePVAvesselpeats.FexamplethenthCaliaFeyDivisihasbeefcedtalteutessevithatstatesouteBaksbecausefi-tesifiedshalifilets.SevealPVAmembessevicmmuitiesithegeatLakeshavehadtcpewithiadequatechaeladhabdepthsbecauseoflakeuctuations.Flidavesselpeatsccasi-allyusetheAtlaticItacastalWatewaywhichhasbeeplauedfyeaswithwatedepthsshtfauthizedlevels.ThesepblemshavebeeexacebatedbecausetheAmyCpssimplydesthaveeuhmaiteacededifudstmeetalleedsadbecausetheaecyhasapiityallca-tisystemthatfavsaeaswiththehihestlevelfcaflws. 16JUNE2014FOGHORNLEGISLATIvEREPoRTKeyfeatuesofthenewlegislationincludeAuthorizationfortheCorpstoundetake18newconstuc-tionpojectsincludinghabodeepeningandfloodpotectionNewformulasforcost-shar-ingbetweenthefedealgov-HeresanexclusivepreviewofoneofournewestdesignsCall608.784.5110orvisitusatskipperliner.comformoreinformationTHEINNOVATIONCONTINUESenmentandlocalsponsosfowatewaypojectsandmainte-nanceincludingdedgingpojectsAmendmentstoshortenthetimeequiedbetweenappovalofandactualimplementationofdedgingandothenewpojectsEstablishmentofapathtoattainfulluseeachyeaoffundscollectedintheHaboMaintenanceTustFundwhichisnancedbyataxonimpotstotheU.S.cuentlyonlyapotionofthefundsaeusedfodedginganddeepeninghabosthepuposesfowhichtheyweecollectedtheestbeingdivetedtoholddownthefedealdeficitWithrespecttotheinlandriverswatewayssystemamandatefoa20-yeacapitalimpove-mentplanandanevaluationoftheneedsoftheAtlanticIntacoastalWatewaybutnonewsouceoffundingincludingnoinceaseinthefueltaxoncommecialcagovesselsthatuseinlandivesasecommendedbythoseusesConcerningtheinvasiveAsiancapnochangefowatewaysandlocksintheChicagoaeabuttheeisadiectivetoclosetheUppeSt.AnthonyFallslockanddaminMinneapolistopeventupivemovementofcapontheMississippirivePVAbelievesthatclosueofanelementofthefedealwatewaysystemsetsabadpecedentandAssurancesthatGreatLakespojectsespeciallydedgingoflowe-usechannelseceiveacetainpecentageoffundingeachyea.n JUNE2014FOGHORN17SAFETySEcuRITyMATTERSWhowouldhavethouhtthat17yeasaftepa-ticipatinintheCoastguadsMechantMaineIndustyTaininPoamasatempoaymembeofthePVAstaffthatIwouldbeheetodayasyouDiectoofreulatoyAffaisandriskManaementIfeelfotunatetohavethisoppotunitytosevethemembesofPVAinthiscapacity.BefoeIetintomynewoleIthouhtIwouldpovidealittleback-oundonwhatexpeienceIbintoPVA.IaduatedfomtheCalifoniaMaitimeAcademyin1987withaBacheloofScienceinMaineEnineeinandaThidAssistantEnineeslicensefosteamomotovesselsofunlimitedhosepowe.Ispentove26yeasintheU.S.Coastguadmainesafetypoam.IhadtheoppotunitytoeanaMastesDeeeinEnineeinfomtheUnivesityofMaylandin2004andhavemaintainedacuentmechantmainecedentialsinceaduatinfomtheacademy.IstatedoutmyCoastguadcaeeasaMaineInspectoatByEricChristensenDirectorofRegulatoryAffairsandRiskManagementGladtoBeAboardRemoteTrackingMonitoringandDiagnosticSolutionsforCommercialVesselsFleetsgplink.com 18JUNE2014FOGHORNCall1-800-621-6885Onlineportsupply.comEmailgovtindportsupply.comOver300WestMarinelocationstoserveyouUnrivalledproductselection.Unmatcheddistributionreach.CountonPortSupplyforallyouroperatingessentialsSafetyMaintenanceEngineGalleyTechnicalApparelFullRiggingServiceOver300locationsstockingalltheproductsyouuseeverydayWholesaleDivisionofMaieSafetyofficeMSoSaFaciscBayadtheMSoPtlador.Ispetaltftimesmallpasseevesselsdeepdafttakesadctaieships.IwastheassiedtCastguadHeadquatesiWashitDCitheofficefMechatVesselIspectiswheeIwasthepjectofcerwhopublishedtheFinalRulefSmallPasseeVesselIspectiSubchaptesTadKaswellasIteatialSafetyMaaemetCdeCmpliacePlicyfSmallPasseeVesselsaddidsmewktheSteamliedIspectiProgram.ThiswasmyrstexposuretoPVA.IservedastherstExecutiveSecetayfthePVACastguadPateshipActiTeamwkwastheQualityPateshipQPadsawtheimmediatebeefitthavisuchapate-ship.IwasselectedfaidustytaiiassimetattheedfmyHeadquatestuadPVAseemedlikeadfit.IspetsixmthstlyiPVAsldAlitVAofcebutwithWendellaSightseeingBatsSpiitCuisesadHblweTumpCasiitheChicaaea.ThatitductittheChicawateftmademyassimetatMSoChicaasChieffIspectisaveyewaditu.FllwimyaduatestudiesattheUivesityfMarylandInishedupmyeldas-simetsiSectnewYkithecapacityfPevetiDepatmetHeadespsiblefvesselispec-tismaiecasualtyivestia-tiswatewaysmaaemetadmechatmaielicesiitheatisthidlaestpt.IetuedtCastguadHeadquatesi2007withaas-simetttheofficefQualityAssuaceadTaveliIspectsasaTaveliMaieIspectadasubsequettuasChiefftheofficefVesselActivitieschaedwiththeespsibilityfvesseli-spectiplicydevelpmetfve12000DmesticU.S.FlaVessels8800FeiVesselsudethePtStateCtlPamUispectedVesselsi.e.5000twivesselsandover80000commercialshingvesselsadMaieCedetialiPlicyf200000U.S.MechatMaies.ItwasduithistimethatIwasatthefeftfthemostsignicantexpansionofmarinesafetypeselesucesiCastguadhisty.Weiceasedthewkfcebymetha25pecetpvidedbettetaiiadsuhttimpveeulatiadplicyde-velpmetthuhbetteidustyeaemet.MyfialassimetwasastheChiefftheTaveliIspectiStaffwheeIledaeliteupfJueymaMaieIspectsadSAFETySEcuRITyMATTERS JUNE2014FOGHORN19SAFETySEcuRITyMATTERSfounatioalCetesofExpetiseipovidipofessioalMaieSafetyexpetiseadleadeshiptoimpoveCoastguadwokfocepoficiecyadpefomace.Weweealsoaesoucefotheidustyadeaediavaietyofaeasicludihistoicvesselssailivesselssteamshipsadliquefiedatualasasfueltoameafew.ImyolewithPVAasDiectoofreulatoyAffaisadriskMaaemetIwillbeesposiblefoassistimembestoaviatetheeulatoyseascapeofcompli-acewithsafetysecuityadevi-ometalpotectioequiemets.Membescacotactmeaytimewithcocesissuesoquestios.PoactivelyIwillwokwithDaveAdesoadthePVASafetyadSecuityCommitteetolookatoucuetivetoyofmaualsvideosadothetoolsthathavesevedthemembeshipwelladseewheewecamakeimpovemetstofutheiceasetheivalueadelevacetooumembes.IwillliasewiththeCoastguadTaspotatioSecuityAdmiistatioTSAadEviometalPotectioAecyEPAaseededtomaitaipat-eshipsadstayaheadofeu-latiosadpolicythatimpactsopotetiallyimpactsoumembe-ship.Iamafimbelieveithevalueofaeffectiveadfuctio-alsafetymaaemetsystemfovesselopeatosadwilltakeouFLAgSHIPpoamtofullimple-metatio.FiallyIwillbeautilityifieldeadwokwiththeout-stadioupoffolksthatmakeupthePVAstaffiallaeastosuppotadpomotethemembe-ship.AsaCoastguadofficeIwascommittedtosafetysecuityadeviometalpotectio.IseeoeasotochaecousefomsuchobleeffotsadfotuatelywokifoPVAIdothaveto.nLeaveyourworriesbehindwiththepowerandreliabilityofJohnDeereenginesWithexpandedpowerfrom56to559kW75to750hpJohnDeerePowerTechenginescantakeyouwhereveryouwanttogo.GotoworkwiththecondenceandsatisfactiononlyJohnDeerepropulsionauxiliaryandgeneratordriveenginescandeliver.OurU.S.EPATier3marineenginesarequietandfuelefcientmakinglongworkdaysseemalittleshorter.Withhightorqueandlow-ratedrpmyoualsogetexcellentvesselcontrolandreliableauxiliarydrives.Forworry-freepoweronthewaterNothingRunsLikeADeere.JohnDeere.commarineProductofferingsvarybycountry.ALLAMERICANMARINEInc.Tel360.647-7602Emailsalesallamericanmarine.comWebwww.allamericanmarine.com PVAWorkingforYouPVAMembersAdvocateKeyindustryissuesat2014CongressonalFlyin20JUNE2014FOGHORNHOwPvAbENEFITSYouByJenWilkDirectorPublicAffairsandDevelopmentInApilPVAmembestaveledtCapitlHillinWashintnDCfPVAsannualCnessinalFly-In.WhiletheetheymetwithMembesftheSenateandHusefrepesentativesandstafftdiscussissuesfimptancettheU.S.passenevesselindusty.ThisyeawasthebiestPVACnessinalFly-Intdate.Initsfuthyeathiseventhasexpei-encedwthincludininceasedattendanceallwinPVAttaken27diffeentmeetinsinneday.ThismakedinceasehasivenPVAmembesthepptunityttaketheimessaetevenmelawmakesthanbefe.AdditinallyPVAmembessatdwnwithkeymembesftheHuseandSenateandtheistafflawmakesChaimanftheHuseCastguadSubcmmitteeSenatSusanCllinsrankinMembeftheSenateTansptatinSubcmmitteeCnessmanJhngaamendirankinMembeftheHuseCastguadSubcmmitteeOfceofSenatorMitchMcConnellrepublicanLeadeU.S.SenateofficefSenatBabaaBxeChaimanfSenateEnvinmentandPublicWksCmmitteeAndmanythes.DuinthesemeetinsPVAmembesdiscussedthetpissuesimpactinPVAmembesandtheibusinessesaundthecunty.Theyequestedelieffmtheninbudenfuncdinatedfedeallawsandeulatinandthecstttheibusinesses.Inpaticulatheystessedthenancialimpactofthechangetout-f-watesuvivalcaftlawsandrevisingthecurrentone-sizets-allappach.AdditinallyPVAmembesuedCnessteauthizeciticaltansptatinplicy.ThelawMvinAheadfPessinthe21stCentuyActMAP-21ascuentlyissuedisscheduledtunutattheendfSeptembe2014.Inthislawtheexistinantpamspvideimptantfundinassistancefcnstuctinffeyvesselsandteminals.PVAuedCnesstacttenewthesepvisinsamnmanyinthetansptatinbillandcnsidebadeninthescpefthesecapitalantpptunities.readintheCastguadHankBergCascoBayLineswithSenatorSusanCollinsofMaine.PhotocourtesyofSenatorSusanCollinsofce.thatwknaeasciticaltheip-eatinsandtheindusty.SmefthekeyMembesfCnessthatPVAepesentativesvisitedwithincludeCnessmanDuncanHunteYourONEsourceforallofyourinteriorneedswithover25yearsexperience.LETUSOBEYOUROUTFITTEROFCHOICEUSOprovidescompleterangeofinterioroutttingandturn-keyservicesforcruiseshipsferriescommercialvesselsandoffshoreprojects.UNITCABINWALLPANELSYSTEMCEILINGSYSTEMBATHROOMMODULESMARINEDOORSDECKINGWEATHERTIGHTQAWATERTIGHTCUSTOMMARINEFURNITUREWINDOWSANDPORTHOLESHATCHESGALLEYEQUIPMENTANDOUTFIT10752DeerwoodParkBlvd.S.WaterViewIISuite100JacksonvilleFL32256888311-0781www.usoutfttersllc.comsalesusoutftters.com JUNE2014FOGHORN21HOwPvAbENEFITSYou1910UnruhCourtNewAlbanyIN47150Tel812.945.898813705GainesvilleSt.HoustonTX77015Tel713.330.8200WATERLUBRICATEDMARINEBEARINGSSLEEVEANDFLANGEDCONFIGURATIONSINSTOCKATTIMCODURABLELONGLASTINGEASYTOINSTALLwww.TIMCOMARINE.comAuthizatiActPVAmembesthakedCmmitteeChaimaCessmaDucaHuteadrakiMembeCessmagaamediftheileadeshipmvithisleislatifwad.nwpassedbytheHusePVAmembesuedSeatsttakeactithisbill.AmthemayimptatissuesaddessithisbillPVAmembesfcusedipaticulatwp-visisthathavetheeatestimpacttheibusiesses.oewasexteditheexemptifsmallecmmecialpasseevesselsfmtheEPAVesselgeealPemit.Thetheweetheevisisthatwuldapplyameisk-basedsystemfdetemiiapppiateapplicatifut-f-watesuvivalcaft.PmtitaveladtuismwasalsatheimptatissuefPVAmembes.TheJbsoiiatithuhLauchiTavelJoLTActwuldiceaseiteatialtuismttheU.S.byceatipcessim-pvemetsfbtaiitavelvisasaswellasexpaditheVisaWaivePamtaumbefcuties.PVAmembesuedCessteacttheJoLTActbecausePVAmembesdepedabusttuismidustyaddmesticaditeatialtavelescmpiseaessetialptifPVAmembescustmebase.ThakyuteveyewhpaticipateditheaualltorBobScribnerCharlestonHarborToursCharlestonSCJenWilkPVAstaffMargoMarksBeaverIslandBoatCompanyCharlevoixMICongressmanJohnGaramendiCA-3rdCarolynHorganBlueandGoldFleetSanFranciscoCADaveAndersonFireIslandFerriesInc.BayShoreNYandPVAPresidentTerriBernsteinBBRiverboatsInc.NewportKYmeetwithCongressmanGaramenditothankhimforhissupportonrecentissues.CessialFly-I.ThisevetisaciticalpatfPVAsiadvcacyefftsiWashitspeakiuttlawmakesyubehalfadwkifyu.n 22JUNE2014FOGHORNNEwSwIREFeypeatsadidesacsstheatiicludinumerousPVAmemberswillbenetfromgrantawardsfappximately123.5milliissuedbytheU.S.DepatmetfTasptatiDoTJue22014.DoTadmiistestwsepaatepamspvidicapitalatsffeybatsadtemials.TheFedealTasitAdmiistatisFTAPasseeFeygatPampvided60milliicmpeti-tivefudsf26pjectsi13statesadPuetric.TwawadsaeitededtsupptewutesppsedfTampaBayFLadthePtmacriveiWashitDC.TheFedealHihwayAdmiistatisFHWAFeyBatFmulaPampvided63.5millit114peatsi37statesPuetricadtheU.S.ViiIslads.Factsithedistibutifmulaicludeumbefpasseescaiedauallyumbefvehiclescaiedeachyeaadutemiles.TheFedealTasitAdmiistatisPasseeFeygatPamawadsitsfudicmpetitively.TcmpeteafeysevicemustbeiaubaizedaeaasdesiatedbytheCesusBueau.PjectseliibleftheFedealHihwayAdministrationsscal2014FerryBoatProgrammustbeatleast50pecetpubliclywedpeatedadpubliclyeulated.PtetiallyeliiblepeatsadtemialsaeidetifieditheBueaufTasptatiStatisticsnatialCesusfFeyopeats.Hweveteveypeatfwhichapelimiayatallcatiwasmadewillbeabletmeettheeliibilityciteia.Ifaatcatbeusedthefudswillbeeallcatedteliiblepjectsithefutue.ThetwfeyatpamsaepatfthemassivetasptatilawetitledtheMviAheadfPessithe21stCetuyActMAP-21.AuthityfthislawadthefeyatpamswilluutattheedfSeptembeulessCesspasseseauthizatileisla-ti.SupptfeauthizatiishihPVAsleisla-tivealslistfthisyea.TseetheatawadsmadebytheFedealTasitAdmiistaticlickheehttpwww.fta.dt.vats15926_15985.html.PVAmembeswillbeefitdiectlyidiectlyfmatleast43.5milliftheFTAawads.TseethepelimiayallcatismadebytheFedealHihwayAdmiistaticlickheehttpwww.fhwa.dt.vspecialfudifbp2014distibuti.cfm.PVAmemberswillbenetdirectlyorindirectlyfromatleast44.7ftheFHWAawads.nFederlaeniesannoune123MillionforFerrycpitlgrnts 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24JUNE2014FOGHORNITSALLABOUTTHEFACTSIlovehavingaworldofideasatmyngertipsSandyScudderITManagerforHylineCruisesCapeCodrevelsinbeingabletocapitaliseonthenewfunctionsandfeaturesthatareconstantlybeingaddedtoCarRes.WiththeglobalclientbaseusingCarResweareabletobenetfromtheirexperiencesanddevelopmentsaswellascomingupwithourown.BookingCheck-inSystemsfortheGlobalFerryIndustryCarusPBSAbLtdP.O.Box195FIN-22101MariehamnPhone358207107800E-mailinfocaruspbs.comWebwww.caruspbs.comNEwSwIREclppernvgtoDvdcreyiappotedtonaVsacCapt.DavidCaeyClippenaviatioSeattleWAhasbeeappoitedtoseveasamembeofthenaviatioSafetyAdvisoyCoucilnAVSAC.nAVSACwasestablishedbytheU.S.CoessthouhTitle33UitedStatesCodeSectio2073toactasadelibeativebodytoadvisetheSecetayofTaspotatioviatheU.S.CoastguadCommadatomatteselatitothepevetioofcollisiosammisadoudisicludibutotlimitedtoIladrulesoftheroadIteatioalrulesoftheroadaviatioeu-latiosadequipmetoutimeasuesmaieifomatiodivisafetyadaidstoaviatiosystems.WhetheCoastguadwasicopoateditotheewlyestablishedDepatmetofHomeladSecuityesposibilityfonAVSACwastasfeedtotheSecetayofHomeladSecuity.Capt.Caeyhasextesiveexpeieceithemaitimeidusty.HehasbeewithClippenaviatiosice1988wokihiswaythouhthenYWterwyUpgrdeMobleapptoMeetcoumerneedThismonthNYWaterwayWeehawkenNJintroducedanupgradetoitspopularmobileticketingapplicationthatworkswithSmartphonesandtablets.BuiltbyPVAAssociatememberBytemarkInc.NewYorkNYthenewappdubbedversion2.0featuresimprovementsrequestedbyferrypassengersincludingofflineaccesstoticketsnotificationsandschedules.Inadditionuserswillhaveeasiernaviga-tionquickersign-inandenhancedsecuritythroughouttheApp.ThefreeiOSandAndroidAppwaslaunchedin2011andhasbeenwidelyacceptedandpositivelyreviewed.Itenablesuserstoskipticketinglinesbyinstantlypur-chasingusingandorstoringticketsandmonthlypassesonmobiledevices.AdditionallytheappsbuslocatortellspassengersexactlywhereNYWaterwaysfreeshuttlebusesarelocatedprovidingseamlesscom-fortabletransportation.n 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