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PassengerVesselassociationtel1800807-8360fax703518-5151pvainfopassengervessel.comaugust2014FOGHORN3Volume13Number7AUGUST2014FogHornUSPSnumbe023-702ispublishedmthlyexceptcmbiedJauayFebuaybyPhilipsPublishiLLC2201WestCmmdeWaySeattleWA98199.PeidicalspstaepaidatSeattleWAandatadditionalmailingofces.POSTMASTERSedaddesschaestFogHorncPasseeVesselAssciati103ocSteetSuite200AlexadiaVA22314.Cpyiht2014bythePasseeVesselAssciati.Allihtseseved.npatfthispublicatimaybeepducedwithutthewittecsetfthePasseeVesselAssciati.FogHornisamthlypublicatifthePasseeVesselAssciati.Cpyiht2014Allihtseseved.PresidentCaptaiTeiBesteiBBrivebatsnewptKYVice-PresidentDaveAdesFieIsladFeiesBayShenYSecretary-TreasurerMaMaksBeaveIsladBatCmpayChalevixMIBoardofDirectorsBobBijurIsladQueeCuisesMiamiFLChipCollopyShelieMaieCmpayChicaILGusGaspardoPadelfdPacketBatCmpaySt.PaulMnBobLawlerEtetaimetCuisesBstMABobScribnerChalestHabTusChalestSCWaltWebsterDubuqueriveridesDubuqueIAJeffWhitakerHudsriveCuisesIc.KistnYDanYatesAmeicaWatewaysIc.PtladorAssociateMemberRepresentativeCarlMicuJhDeeePweSystemsWatelIAPastPresidentsCarolynHorganBluegldFleetSaFaciscCAImmediatePVAPastPesidetPaulBelfortiEtetaimetCuisesIc.ChicaILPVAPastPesidetJaySpenceMassachusettsBayLiesBstMAPVAPastPesidetExecutiveDirectorJohnR.GroundwaterLegislativeDirectorEdmundWelchRegulatoryAffairsConsultantPeterLauridsenDirectorofFinanceLeslieKagariseDirectorPublicAffairsandDevelopmentJenniferWilkDirectorofRegulatoryAffairsandRiskManagementEricChristensenGeneralCounselStevenBersWhitefdTayladPestEditorialOfcesManagingEditorKarenRainboltpvafhal.cm740WdladDiveLsossCA93402tel571388-7752ContributingEditorRichardPurintonichadwisfey.cmWashitIsladFeyLieWashitIsladWIAdvertisingandBusinessOfcesPublisherPeterPhilipspetephilipspublishi.cmAdvertisingSalesBillForslundbillphilipspublishi.cm2201WestCmmdeWaySeattleWA98199tel206284-8285fax206284-0391www.philipspublishi.cmPrintedwithSOYinKFOGHORNFocusSafetyabuhcvBedinsewrdaKince1974KenaiFjordsToursoperatestenglacierandwildlifetourvesselsinthewatersofResurrectionBayAialikBayandNorthwesternFjordincludingKenaiFjordsNationalPark.OnecaptainTiffanyThomaswastherstrecipientoftheCaptainElizabethGedneyPassengerVesselSafetyAwardpresentedinJanuary2014.PhotocourtesyofKenaiFjordsTours.6PVaemphzcmmmsfyDaveAndersonexplainswhatthePVASafetyandSecurityCommitteeisdoingonbehalfofPVAmemberstomakeourindustryevensafer.10MsfylldgudfmcgudipdDemyequpmrpmPWhensafetyequipmentpartsneedtobereplacedtheCoastGuardwarnstoheedthemanufacturersrecommendationtobesuretoremainincomplianceandhaveproperlyworkingsafetyequipment.12VopaeudnmempyfPVasfyawdPVArecognizesandrewardssafetywithtwosafetyawards.Learnhowtonominateyourcolleagues.13ghmervFyexdexpTheresanewferryintownanditisexceedingallexpectations.EdWelchexplains.cum4PresidentsLetter5ExecutiveDirectorsLetter16RegulatoryReport18LegislativeReport22SafetySecurityMatters25HowPVABenetsYou28Newswire30PVACalendar30AdvertisersIndex safeytainingMaeDuingrea-lifeMan-ovebadsiuainIhpeeveyeishaviaeatcuisiseas.Icatbelievehwfastthesummehascmeade.IkwweatBBrIvebatshavehadapettydyeaadhpethaveabusyfalladwiteseas.ThismthsFogHornthemeisSafety.Allfumembesstivetbesafe.Wetaiaddillsthatweaepepaedfaythithatculdhappeduiacuise.ThispastspiastheesultfbeieeditaplycceivedbetacustmejumpedfftheBelleofCincinnatiduiadiecuisewhileudeway.Asittuedutuextesivedilltrainingpreparedustoefcientlydealwiththisscarysituatiadsecueahappyedi.Whileweallepeatedlydillfma-vebadsituatisyuhpethatthetaiiiseveeeded.othispaticulaihtallwaswell.Eveyewasfiishedeatidieadutthedecks.Itwasaiceeveialittlecladdakutside.IwaswalkidwthestabadsidefthebatwithuChiefEieewheIheadtheadicallStevetthepilthusewehaveamavebadtheptside.CaptaindoyouconrmMydadAlanBernsteinwasthecaptaiadespdedIamtsueIheadyurightdidyousaymanoverboardontheportsideTheadealiekicksiatthatpit.Thetimefthikiisvetheeslytimeteact.AtthispityusaytyuselfIhpewepacticedeuh.Ibelieveithiscasewedid.Iwastheseideckhadadmyjbwastbethe-sceecdiat.WhileIcmmuicatedwiththecaptaithecewspaitactiaddidtheidutiesexactlyastaied.Icaseewheeaweakleadeutaiedcewculdbethediffeeceilifeaddeathithiscase.Eveysecdcutsadayfumbleswillplettitthepes.Theumbeefactthatsavedthisyumaslifewassmeeseeihimjumpfmthevesselittheiveadkeepiavisualliefsihthim.Ineverthoughtndingapersoninthewatercouldbesohad.oucewthewaibuyithewateassasweweealetedfthemavebad.Thwitheibuyithewatemaksthelcatifthepesadivesthepesithewatesmethitabthatoats.Inthebeginningwelookedaroundtheringbuoyanddidnotseetheman.Aringbuoywilloatatthesameateithecuetftheiveasthemaithewater.Itwaspitchblackoutside.WewereafxedonwheetheibuywasutilthespttesmadeittthepilthuseadaletedtheCaptaithathewasclsetshethawehadexpected.Assastheytlduswheetlkwefudhimwiththesptliht.Theescuebatmvedtwadshimadthecewpulledhimut.Bythetimeweeachedhimwhichwasjustudesixmiuteshewasexhaustedcoldandunabletoswimanylonger.Helimplyoatedinthecoldwaterlikeabobber.Atthispointrstaidskillscmeitplay.Themawascheetwheucewbuhthimbacktthebat.Althuhwetaianddoourbestatrstaidnothingcanreplacetheskillfataiedfistespde.TheefeifhehadtbeencoherentwewouldhavenotiedtheCincinnatilifesquadadmetthesquadatthepublicladifteatmet.FtuatelyhewascsciusadfullylucidsucewthimtheBelleofCincinnatiadmadehimlaydw.Myfathehadecetlyattededasemiawheeheleaedthatthevictimmustliedwaftebeiescuedfmcldwate.Whethebdyishiztalithelpsbldflwadwamsthebdyevely.Cldwatethickesthebldadmakesithadetpump.Whethevictimisallwedtsitveticalthealeadystaiedheatmustvecmeavity.Whethevictimsitsuptheyaeatiskfheatattackadstke.Thevesselimmediatelyetuedtthedckwheethepliceadpaamedicsweewaiti.outeamdideveythicectlybecausewhethepaamedicscheckedhisvitalstheysaidtheymanwouldbene.oveallimypiithesituaticuldthaveeaybette.Iamthakfulthatmycewpefmedwelladwesavedthemaslife.IhaveheadfmthePVAVesselmembeswhhavehadsimilasitu-atis.Itheeditallcmesdwttaiiadpactice.LuckilyfbththejumpeadBBrivebatsoursafetytrainingwasprocient.TeiBesteiPesidetn4august2014FOGHORNLETTERFROMTHEPRESIDENTTerriBernstein august2014FOGHORN5LETTERFROMTHEExEcuTIvEDIREcToRJohnGroundwaterservigtheneedofPVaMemberoveitshistyPVAhastakeaactiveleiidetifyiimptatissuesadmeetitheeedsfadivesepasseevesselidusty.WhethetheseefftshavebeefcusedleislativeeulatychalleesceatipamsadtlstassistmembesitheipeatisPVAleadershaveconsistentlyidentiedthehotbuttontrendsaffectingmembersandaccording-lyhavemovedveryquicklytondeffectivesolutions.Altheseliesthisyeawehavebeequitebusywkiavaietyfimptatmembepamsadactivities.ThefllwiaejustafewfPVAsaccmplishmetssfaNon-TankVesselResponsePlansDevelpedatemplatefPVAmembestuseidevelpithefedeallymadatedn-TakVesselrespsePlas.TourismPromotionLbbiedsuccessfullyalwiththealied-aizatisftheCessialeauthizatiftheBadUSABillwhichisitededticeaseiteatialtavelttheUitedStates.TWICReliefAdvacedTWICeliefthuhtheimplemetatiofOneVisittotheenrollmentcentercutdownfmtwsavimeytimeadtavelexpeses.FundingforWaterwaysSuccessfullylbbiedffedealfudifi-fastuctuemaiteaceaddedithuhpassaeftheWateresucesrefmadDevelpmetAct.2692ProcessImprovementContinuedtopushforimprovementandclaricationftheCastguadsFm2692eptiequie-mets.MeetingswithCongressCductedahihlysuccessfulPVACessialFly-Iwithmetha27PVAmembemeetiswithMembesfCessadstaff.Out-of-WaterSurvivalCraftMadeaisllibacktheptetiallyieffectiveone-size-ts-allout-of-watersurvivalcraftrequire-metthuhHusepassedleislati.ADAConstructionStandardsPvidedexpetiputttheU.S.AccessBadsppsedstadadsfvesselcstuctifpas-seeswithdisabilities.IadditiPVAstaffhasdiectlyassistedumeusPVAmembeswhhaveaskedfadviceadassistaceavaietyfeulatyadCastguadmattesaffectitheibusiesses.PVAmembesfteseekassistacewithquestisabutCastguadispectismaieisuacesecuityequiemetsmaielicesimaivesselc-stuctiequiemetsadtheitemswhichveyfteequieimmediateattetiadesluti.CoastGuardUserFeesAsyumaykwmuchfuAssciatissuccessistediaaizatialcmmitmettpvidiawideaeftaiblemembepamsandbenetsalongwithanexcellentmemberserviceethic.ItistuethatPVAhassaveditsmembesmillisfdllasvetheyeasasaesultftheseeffts.AftefttevictywasPVAswkieduciadcappiCastguadispectiusefeesadtheelimiatifusefeesffeyvessels.ThiseAssciatiiitiativehassavedmembesfm150t2000pevesselpeyeafmayyeas.Wheyucmpudthisitaddsuptealsavisftheidusty.PVAAlternateSecurityPlanThePVAAlteateSecuityPlaASPwasdevelpedbyyuassciatitassistitsmembestcomplyefcientlyandcosteffectivelymeetwiththeequiemetsftheMaieTasptatiSecuityActMTSA.AppvedbytheCastguadthiscm-pehesiveplahastlyeabledPVAmembestquicklyimplemetfaeachisecuityplasbutithassavedthemthusadsfdllasicststdevelpsecuityplasidepedetly.YourMembershipSupportisCriticalThuhyumembeshipsupptPVAhasbeeabletaccmplishaeatdeal.Thismthyuwilleceiveaivicefyu2015membeshipduesudewhatiscalledtheSummeBilliPam.ThePVABadfDiectshasestablishedthispamtassistyuipayiyuduesatthemstptimumtimeattheheihtfyuseass.IhpethatyuwillseettorenewyourmembershipinPVAatthistime.olythuhyuctiuedivlvemetcawectiueudilietwkyubehalf.letterfromtheexecutivedirectorcontinuedonpage21 6august2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSSAFETYWeaeallintheheightfupeatingseasnsnw.PVAmembesaeallmethancnsumedwiththeday-t-dayagendasweaecnfntedwithntpfvesselinspectinsandsecuityaudits.Withmethan200millinpassengescaiedannuallythesmallpassengevesselindustyetainsitsstatusasaleadeinthetansptatinindustywhenitcmestsafety.AllfuPVAVesselmembecmpaniesandtheicewsneedtbecmmendedftheiefftsinbecmingindustyleadesinsafetyftheentietansptatinindustyaswellasuAssciatemembesftheicntinuedsupptwiththeipductsandsevicesthatmakeitpssiblefusttansitintthislevelfsafety.WelcomeAboardAschaimanfthePVASafetyandSecuityCmmitteeIwuldliketwelcmeEicChistensenunewestmembetthePVAstaff.EicwillbesevingasthePVADiectfregulatyAffaisandriskManagement.AsaformerU.S.CoastGuardofcerEricscmmitmenttsafetysecuityandenvinmentalp-tectinisunpaalleled.onbehalffthePVASafetyandSecuityCmmitteewelkfwadtwkingwithEicandeapingthewealthfknwledgehebingstPVAanditsmembes.CommitteeRoleandProductsSafetyandiskmanagementisakeyfactinpassengevesselpeatins.Beingawaefyuptentialisksandknwinghwteffectivelycntlthemisextemelyimptantfthesafetyfyucewandpassenges.InfactthePassengeVesselAssciatinhasdevotedsignicantresourcesanduntoldhourstodevelpingpgamsandtainingtlsthatallwumembestcnsistentlyachieveexcellenceinthisaea.PVAEmphasizesCommitmenttoSafetyByDaveAndersonFireIslandFerriesCUSTOMBUILTINTHEUSA1920.686.5117salesburgerboat.comburgerboat.comcommercialBurgerisrecognizedworldwideforqualitycustomvesselsthatprovideyearsofdependableservice.QualityCommercialVessels...BuiltbyBurgertoYourRequirementsAluminumandSteelFabricationPassengerVesselsResearchVesselsFastCrewBoatsFastSupplyBoatsWindFarmSupportVesselsFishingVesselsOtherVesselsto26080mUnderConstruction7824mSteelResearchVesselNEWCONTRACT8927mSteelPassengerVesselChicagosClassicLadyDeliveredMay112014 POWERATWORKHornblowerpassengervesselpoweredbytwinScania16-literV8enginesNewYorkCityNewYorkCompleteandCommitted.THESCANIAMARINESOLUTION.Outtherecondenceinperormancereliabilityandoperatingeconomyaretheonlythingsthatcount.WiththisinmindwecreatedtheScaniamarinesolutionAnarrayofexibleoptionsincludingratingsequipmentinstrumentationandtransmissions.WhateveryourspecicationwewillprovideyouwiththeoptimalScaniamarinesolution.Poweratworkeveryinchotheway.DISTRIBUTORSNortheastGreatLakesMackBoringPartsCo.908-964-0700NorthwestCascadeEngineCenter206-764-3850SoutheastCertifiedDiesel954-583-4465SouthwestBoatswainsLocker949-642-6800GulfCoastNRECPowerSystems504-393-7272CentralEasternCanadaADFDiesel800-517-1489www.scaniausa.com 8august2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSSAFETYSpecicallyPVAanditsSafetyandSecuityCommitteehaveivolvedleadiexpetsadpofessio-alsithedevelopmetofsafetypoductsdesiedfoyouadyoucompay.ThesetaiiaidsicludevitalsafetyuidaceoavaietytopicsicludiSlipsTripsandFallsFirefightingLineHandlingPersonalSafetyandLifesaving.TheseDVDsaeavailablefopuchaseviathePVAwebsiteatwww.passeeves-sel.comudethePVASafetyadSecuityCommitteetabwithitheMemberesoucesmeu.SicetheteoistattacksofSeptembe112001thepasseevesselidustyhasbeestessedwiththestoemphasisosecuityfomfedealstateadlocalau-thoities.AllPVAcommitteeshavefocusedsignicanteffortcombatingissuesassociatedwithsecuity.WithoutioitheimpotaceofsecuitythePVASafetyadSecuityCommitteeismovifowadwithastoemphasisbacktoimpovisafety.Withoumembesfaciaoslauhtofeve-edieula-toyequiemetsthiscommitteeislookitoevampoutaiiaidstoesuethesetoolsthecommitteehasdevelopedemaielevatasweseekwaystoimpoveoumembessafetyadsecuity.Welooktoae-witeofthePVASafetyadriskMaaemetmaualsaswellasupdatiouDVDvideosicopo-atiaexamattheedofeachtrainingDVDwithaprintablecerti-catecewmembescadisplaydem-ostatitheiaccomplishmets.EvebefoeecommedatiosfomthenatioalTaspotatioSafetyBoadfotheimplemeta-tioofsafetymaaemetsystemsPVAhasbeeioouslyivolvedwiththeimplemetatioofouFLAgSHIPpoamfosafetyma-aemet.EihtPVAVesselmembecompaieshavebeeivolvedithispocessasbetatestesfothePVAFLAgSHIPpoam.Thispoamispoessipositively.Althouhtheehavebeeoeu-latoyequiemetsopaametesfosafetymaaemetsystemsfosmallpasseevesselsPVAadtheSafetyadSecuityCommitteeaeleadithewaywithoucommit-mettoouFLAgSHIPpoamadthesafetycultueitepesets.SiceEicChistesesaivaltothePVAstaffiMayhehashittheoudui.Eichasbeemeetioe-o-oewiththePVAFLAgSHIPBetatestcompaieseadiidividualstatuswithimplemetatioofFLAgSHPadoffeiuidacefoimpovemet.WewattheFLAgSHIPpoamtobeuse-fiedlyesuismoothWorkBoatShowAnnualConferenceWherenewideasbecomereliablesolutionsDECEMBER3-52014NEWORLEANSLOUISIANAUSAMORIALCONVENTIONCENTERHALLBCDEFPresentedbyProducedbySave50RegisterbeforetheshowandadmissiontotheexhibithallisFREEwiththispromotioncode108767workboatshow.com800-454-3007RegistrationdiscountvalidthroughDecember22014.DayofShowprice50. august2014FOGHORN9FOGHORNFocuSSAFETYimplemetatiofovesselopeatos.Thispoamisotapoamthatcabeusheditoimplemetatio.WeaewokicloselywiththeCoastguadtoesuebothetitiesaeiaeemeteadisafetypotocolsadcompliace.RecognizingExcellenceinSafetyAdditioallytheCommitteeemaiscommittedtoecoiz-ithosePVAidividualsadcompaiesfotheioutstadiactofsafetyadsecuity.Weecouaeallmembestosubmitapplica-tiosfotheaualroeMuphynatioalMaieSafetyAwadec-oiziaPVAmembeidividualwhohasehacedtheoveallsafetyoftheicompay.recetlywehaveaddedtheCaptaiElizabethgedeyPasseeVesselSafetyAwadtoecoizeaidividualadtheicompayfoaheoicact.Moei-fomatioabouttheseawadscabefoudothePVAwebsiteadithisissueopae12.FuthemoewekowthatPVAmembesoftepefomlife-saviactiosduithecouseofaseaso.PleaseemembetosedepotsoftheseevetstoPVAviathismaaziefopopeecoitioofajobwelldoe.ThePVASafetyadSecuityCommitteeisalwayslookifowaystocotiuebeefittioumembes.Aysuestiosohowwecabeefityouidividualcompaiesadoumembeshipisappeciatedadwelcomed.nAbouttheAuthorDaveAndersonFireIslandFerriesBayShoreNYisthePVAVicePresidentandchairofthePVASafetyandSecurityCommittee.HeisafrequentspeakeratthePVAAnnualConventionatMariTrendsandhisvesseloperationisaBetatesterforthePVAFLAGSHIPProgram. 10august2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFocuSSAFETYITSALLABOUTTHEFACTSAdvancedandRobustHeathGehrkeDirectorofFerryOperationsatCapeMay-LewesFerrydenesCarussystemasrobustadvancedandexible-providingthemwithawealthofinformationabouttheirbusinessandcustomers.AlthoughweareinNorthAmericaandtheCarussupportisprovidedfromEuropetheyreallyunderstandourbusinessandprovidetimelyresponsestoourquestions.BookingCheck-inSystemsfortheGlobalFerryIndustryCarusPBSAbLtdP.O.Box195FIN-22101MariehamnPhone358207107800E-mailinfocaruspbs.comWebwww.caruspbs.comrecentlytheU.S.CastguadInspectinandCmplianceDiectateandtheofficefInvestiatinsandCasualtyAnalysisWashintnDCannuncedanimptantsafetytipthatculdaffectthepassenevesselindusty.Thesafetyaletcenteedntheppebatteyweihtinemeencyequipment.InJulytheCastguadissuedasafetyemindethatbatteyweihtvaiesandvesselpeatsshuldusenlyppeeplace-mentpatsnallemeencyequipment.Imainebeininanemeencysituatininthewateclininfyulifetainbuywhileescuespassyubyunnticedbecausetheelecticwatelihtattachedttheinbuyhadsunk.Hpefullythatscenaiwillneveccu.WhilecnductinanannualinspectinaCastguadinspectpickedupainbuyswatelihtandnticedthatitfeltheaviethanusual.Themastefthevesselwasntifiedandhethenaeedtpefmaflattest.WhentheinbuyanditswatelihtMarineSafetyLessonsLearnedGuidancefromCoastGuardInspectionsandComplianceDirectorateonEmergencyEquipmentReplacementParts august2014FOGHORN11FOGHORNFocuSSAFETYweetossedintothewatethewatelightinstantlysankaboutvefeettotheendofitspainte.Appaentlythelasttimethebatteywaseplacedaheaviebatteythanthemanufactu-esecommendedbatteywasused.Thisoccueddespitethewatelihtslabeledinstuctionseadinthecoectbatteytype.Thissotofwatelihtwhenimmesedautomaticallyihtsitselfandactivatesaflashinstobelihtthatiscapableofopeatinfoupto60housusinasix-voltlantenbattey.Watelihtsbydesinneedtofloatupihtfomaximumvisibility.Thesix-voltlantenbatteypovidestheballastfotheselihts.Mostoff-the-shelflanten-sizedbatteieswilllikelybetheexactsamesizebuttheymayhavevayinweihts.Itisimpea-tivethatonlythemanufactuesecommendedbatteiesaeused.Ifnotheavyenouhthewatelihtmayoatonitssideiftooheavyitwillsink.Iftheeaeanydoubtsastotheweihtofthebatteyimpactinthebuoyancyofthewatelihttestitbyplacinitinwate.Thesedevicesaeappovedunde46CFr161.010andanydeviationfomthepatsappovedfothatequipmentcouldneateitseffectivenessandappoval.TheCoastguademindsvesselownesopeatosandothespe-fomininspectionsonemeencyequipmenttobeawaeofthisconcen.Alwaysfollowspecificmanufactueecommendationswheneplacinbatteiesoothecomponentsofsafetyequipment.Whenpossiblemaintainawaenesstocountefeiteplacementcompo-nentsandsafetyequipmentat-lae.Whilethisaletaddessesbatteyweihtinlifeinsitisimpotanttonotethatthepopeeplace-mentpatsinallsafetyequipmentiscucialanditisimpeativetofollowthemanufactueecommendationsinalltypesofsafetyequipment.remembetheuseofinappopi-ateeplacementpatsonemeencyequipmentcanpovedeadly.nInformationsourceDevelopedbytheUSCGOfficeofInvestigationsandCasualtyAnalysis.Forquestionsorconcernspleaseemailhqs-pf-fldr-cg-invuscg.mil.Alwaysfollowspecicmanufacturerrecommendationswhenreplacingbatteriesorothercomponentsofsafetyequipment.Whenpossiblemaintainawarenesstocounterfeitreplacementcomponentsandsafetyequipmentat-large.ReddegrdeeexeedgperfreddrddVGPregpeeveMotorOilsHydraulicFluidGreaseWireRopeEALFrrefr888-423-8357lzvorskyamerigreen.comwww.amerigreen.comealEnViRonmEntallyaccEPtablElubRicants 12august2014FOGHORNFOGHORNFOCUSSAFETYVesselOperatorsAreEncouragedtoNominateEmployeesforPVASafetyAwardsPVAisastauchpopoetofsafetyadhasceatedaseiesofsafetytaiimateialsfopasseevesselopeatiostoestablishadmaitaiastosafetycultueitheioaizatios.ThisemphasisosafetyhasesultedithepasseevesselidustybeioeofthesafestmodesoftaspotatioitheU.S.AccodilythePVASafetyadSecuityCommitteehasestablishedtwoawadsthatecoizeadewadidividualsadopeatiosthatutilizetheisafetytaiitothebettemetoftheidusty.Vesselopeatosaeecouaedtoomiatepesoswhomeettheciteiafooeofthesetwopestiiousawads.RogeRMuRphyNatioNalMaRiNeSafetyawaRdThisawadisamedihooofPVAPastPesidetroeMuphythefoudeofthePVASafetyadSecuityCommitteeadisiveauallytoadeseviemployeeofaPVAmembeasecoitiofodemostatiehaciocotibutitotheoveallsafetyoftheicompayooaizatioadthepasseevesselidusty.Toomiatesomeoeotohttppasseevessel.comsafety_secuity.aspx.nomiatiosfobothawadsaeduebyDecembe31.FomoeifomatiocotactPVAsKaeraiboltat571-388-7752okaiboltpasseevessel.com.CaptaiNelizabethgedNeypaSSeNgeRVeSSelSafetyawaRdThisawadisamedihooofCaptainElizabethBethGedneywhowasPVAsDiectoofSafetySecuityadriskMaaemetfomayyeas.ItispesetedauallytoecoizeactiosbyPVAVesselmembesadtheiemployeesthouhsafetytaiiseamashipaddedicatiotothebeststadadsofthepasseevesselindustrythathaveresultedinasignifcantpositiveoutcome.Moesimplyactiostakeiesposetoacisisoemeecyesultiiasubstatialadpossiblylife-saviimpacti.e.ma-oveboad.ToapplyfotheCaptaiElizabethgedeyPasseeVesselSafetyAwadotowww.passeevessel.com.nwithExpeditionsWeareproudtobeexpectinganewferryEXPEDITIONSsixhopefullyin2014withthehelpofManEnginesZFGearsandMavrikMarine.EXPEDITIONS1-800-695-2624go-lanai.comwww.nicholsboats.comExpertBoatBuildersSteelAluminumConstructionSalesnicholsboats.com360331-5500x311 august2014FOGHORN132570BlD.128AuaIL60502T630.236.3500CENTAPowertrAnsmIssIonLeADIngByInnovAtIonUSAbasedproductionOver20uniquedesignsOver16millionsoldTorsionalvibrationexpertsTrustCENTATheGlobalInnovatorSince1970CENTALINKCarbonFiberDriveshaftsInnovativeexiblecouplingsformarineapplicationsAewfeyseviceonewYokCitysEastrivehasexceededexpectatiosbothitemsofpasseeusaeadecoomicdevelopmet.Beiiithesummeof2011newYokCityivestedpublicfudsiathee-yeatialofaEastriveFeySevicetopovidefequetpassee-olysevicefosevelocatiosiQueesBooklyadMahattaplussummesevicetogoveosIslad.ThecoeouteextedsfomPie11atWallSteetithesouthtomidtowatEast34stSteet.Acompehesivestudyeleasedattheedoflastyeacocludedthatthesevicecaiedappoximately3200idesoatypicalweekdaywellaboveiitialex-pectatios.Thattaslatesitoappoximately1.2milliopasseesauallytipletheiitialestimates.Thecitycotactswithapivateopeatotopovidethesevice.HistoicallyfeyseviceinewYokCityhasbeecostaiedbyelemetsthatmaybeuiquetotheaea.BecausenewYokCityissevedbyawidespeadfequetadaffodablesubwayadbusetwokapasseefeysevicemusteeallymatchthesechaacteisticstobecompetitive.Thususubsidizedferryserviceshaveadifculttimecompetingparticu-GothamsEastRiverFerryExceedsExpectationsByEdWelchPVALegislativeDirectorSpEciALREPoRTNEwSERvicE 14august2014FOGHORNSpEciALREPoRTNEwSERvicELeMCMmgerrceccrgeMCMisaleadingindependentinsurancebrokeragebasedinthePacifcNorthwest.Ourmarinepracticegrouphasmorethan100yearsocombinedexperienceplacinginsuranceandmanagingthemarineindustrysuniquerisks.Whetherwereworkingwithvesseloperatorsbuildersrepairacilitiesorsupplierswecreatespecializedsolutionsthatmeeteachclientsneeds.EMpLoyEEBEnEfitsExECutivEBEnEfitsREtiREMEntpLansinsuRanCEadvisoRypRopERtyCasuaLtyContactDamonL.Nasmanat206262-6375oremaildamon.nasmanmcmnw.comwww.mcmnw.comlarlyiffaresaresignicantlyabovethesubwayfareorifwaittimesbetweefeiesaelegthy.Iadditiowatefotesidetialdesitywaslimitedbecausetheaeasalogtheeighbohoodsalogtheivesweehistoicallyusedfoidustialpuposes.Howeveiecetyeasesidetialadmixed-usedevelopmetshavepolifeatedothewate-fotspovidigapotetialpooloffeyides.Atthecuet4faethesevicesfaeboxeveuecoves64pecetofthesevicesopeatigcosts.The2.22subsidypepassegetipisopawiththesubsidylevelsofthenewYokCityTasitlocalbussevices.TwomaketsmakeupthecuetEastriveFeyideshipthecommutemaketmadeupofuseswhocommutetoadfomtheiplaceofemploymetadtheeceatioalmaket.receatioalidesusethefeyfoo-wok-elatedtips.ThesetwomaketsopeateiveydiffeetwaysthecommutemaketmakesupalageamoutoftheweekdayideshipwhileeceatioalidesaemostlyesposiblefoweekedideshipThestudyaalyzedtheimpactoftheEastriveFeyoeabyesidetialadcommecialealestatedevelopmet.Itcocludedthat august2014FOGHORN15SpEciALREPoRTNEwSERvicEesidetialpopetyvalueswithi18mileoftheclosestfeystopiceasedby8pecetovewhatcouldhavebeeexpectedwithoutthefey.Foallesidetialpope-tieswithioemileofafeystopthefeyseviceiceasedtotalpopetyvaluesby500millio.AlocalealestatebokecommetedYoueallyseetheco-ectioitheuptickisalespices.Itsahuedawfotheivecom-munities.notolydideabyealestatevaluesoupbuttheaeasawamakediceaseiesidetialadcommecialbuildispaceofove600000squaefeeta4.9peceticeaseofspacewithi14mile.Thisicludesaiceaseitheeabysupplyofesidetialhousiby487238squaefeetoove7pecetadaiceaseithesupplyofetailspacewithi14milebyove20000squaefeeto4.2pecet.Asiscommowithayewstat-uptheEastriveFeyhadtoovecomechallees.PehapsthebiestwastheeedtoshutdowthegeepoittemialiBooklyforvemonthsearlierthisyearafterapasseewalkwayfomtheshoecollapsed.nooewasijuedithemishap.Basedopovedemadadesultiimpactsovethecouseofthepilotpoamcityleadesecetlyaouceditscommit-mettoextedtheEastriveFeysevicefoaothefiveyeasito2019.reactitotheaoucemetSeatoChalesSchumestatednewYokCitysEastriveFeyhasbeeatemedoussuccessadtodaysaoucemetthatthesevicewillbecotiuedfoaothefiveyeasisaeatidicatioofitsowipopulaity.Thesevicepovidesafasteliableadevio-metally-fiedlytaveloptiofothousandsofNewYorkers.nGetGearedUpSeattleWANovember19-212014GetgeareduportheshowthathasitallPacifcMarineExpo.RegistertodayPresentedbyProducedbySAVE30RegisterbeoretheshowandadmissionisFREEwiththispromotionalcode108753www.pacifcmarineexpo.com800-454-3005RegistrationdiscountappliesorqualifedregistrantsonlythroughNovember182014.Dayoshowprice30.Non-exhibitingsuppliersee50PVAANNUALCONVENTIONATMARITRENDSJanuay31-Fbuay32015hyattrgncyLongBacandLongBacConvntionandenttainmntCntLongBacCA2015 16august2014FOGHORNREGuLATORYREPoRTByPeterLauridsenPVARegulatoryAffairsConsultantTheCastguardhasftensaiditfllwsavesselfrmitsbirthttherave.Thatisastatementthatsigniesthelong-termever-presentrelatinshipbetweentheprivatesectrandthepublicsectrfrurpassenervesselsementfthemarineindustry.SmeperatrsseetheCastguardnareularbasissincetheyperateinbusyandftencrwdedwaterwayswhilethersmayseetheCastuardnceayearfrrelativelyshrtperidssincetheyperateinremtevenues.Smeperatrsmaybuildavesselwhiletherspurchaseanexistinvessel.Smeenterthebusinessfirstasanavocationforthersitmaybeanextensinfalikeshre-sideservicerbusiness.SmeTheEver-PresentCoastGuardperatrsareeneratinalinheritrsfthebusinessandthersitsanat-tractivebusinessventure.Intherwrdssmeperatrscanbeexpertrexperiencedinthereulatrreulatedive-and-takewhilethersrelyalmstexclusivelyntherstmaintainthatrelatinship.Bthcanbesuccessful.WhetheryurelynyurwnresurcesrincrpratethersinyurCastguardrelatinshiptherearealwayspprtunitiesfrunwantedsurprises.SmefthesesurprisesinvlvetheMarineSafetyCenterMSCandtheplanapprvalprcess.Itdesntmatterifyuarebuildinrebuild-inrrepairinavesselthereisachancethatanywrkdnewhenthereareyettbeapprvedplansisanundertakinfriskbythewner.operatrswherepssiblemusttakeintaccuntptentialdelayscausedbywrkinaheadftheMSCplanapprvalprcess.ThesedelayscanbeprmptedbywnerrMSCwrkladsrprcesses.Smefthecausesthathaveraisedprblemsflateareemplymentfindependentenineersntneces-sarilyfamiliarwiththeCastguardapprvalprcessrprfessinalenineerswitheneralpracticesntprximatetthecnsumer.Whilethereisprbablyntechnicalcncernwiththeenineersknwledercredentialsunfamiliaritycanleadtmissinrerrrsthatcauseaplansubmittaltntbeapprved.Becausefthedublequeuinaminr august2014FOGHORN17REGuLATORYREPoRTTHEPOWERTOMOVEGtmaximmptimalngwithindsty-ladingpwlicincyandlwmissins.CatmainnginsgivythliabltimlysvicybsinssdmandsallbackdbythglbalCatdalntwk.BingCatnginsnbadtday.VsyulclCdllbuusmarine.Cat.Com3512CTi3C32ACerTTi3C18ACerTTi32013Catpilla.Allightssvd.CATCATerPILLArBuILTforITthispctivlgsACerTCatpillaYllwandthPwedgtaddssaswllascpatandpdctidntitysdhinatadmaksCatpillaandmayntbsdwithtpmissin.mistakeoromissioncanresultinatleastdoublinthetimeittakestoetaplanapproved.Anothercomplicationisthatyourremoteoroutsideresourcemaynotappreciatetheurencyofyourtimeconstraint.Youmaybeacustomeramoncustomers--allwhomayhaverealorassumedurenciesasyou.Distanceandvalueasacustomerdoescount.BeyondMSCthereareproblemsinschedulinaninspectionespecial-lyifyouroperationissomedistancefromtheCoastGuardofce.Itoftenseemsthatschedulinproblemsaredirectlyproportionaltothedistancethatmustbecoveredespeciallywhenbudetconstraintsarethedominatefactor.Anyrepair835orlackofpreparednessoperatororCoastguardthatresultsinarevisitisapotentialandoftenbusinessvitali-ty-threatenininterruption.Arevisitcaninvolveanextendeddelayanddependinonyourplanninthatdelaytolerancecanbeasshortasadayoraslonasamonth.UseofoutsideresourcesforyourCoastguardrelationshipcanextendbeyondthetechnical.Whenstartinabusinessorexpandinintoothereldsanownermayemploylegalassistance.Thislealassistancecanbevitaltoyourduedilienceorentryintounfamiliarenvironments.Thereisapointhoweverwhentheownermusttakecontroloftheprocess.Forinstancethereulationsspecicallycitetheownersrespon-sibilityforproposinappropriateinitialmannintotheCoastguard.Thisisappropriatesincetheownerknows--orshouldknow--boththeneedsoftheday-to-dayoperationandtheviabilitybusinessplan.Anattorneymayormaynotbesensitivetothoseissuesandmayareetocon-ditionsthatseemloicalbutarenotinthebestbusinessinterestoftheowner.Deleationofownerrespon-sibilitytoothersisoftendesirablebutintheendtheownerassumestheaccountability.Therearenumerousinstanceswhereownerscanormustrelyonotherstoaccomplishthebusinesspurseandpursuit.ThePassenerVesselAssociationanditshundredsofmembersandassociatemembersisalmostalwaysthebestresource.Thereareexceptionswhendealinwithstateormunicipalissuesbuteventhenyourfellowmembersmayhavewrestledwithyourissuebeforeyou.ThePVAstaffmemberdirectoryreionmeetinsandPVAAnnualConventionatMariTrendsareyourbestresourcesforlearninaboutandunderstandintheCoastguardotherfederalreulatorsaswellandoftencanbuildapersonalconnectionwithyourCoastguardcommandorinspector.n 18august2014FOGHORNLEGiSLATivEREPoRTEdWelchPVALegislativeDirectorThiswastohavebeentheyearwhenCongresswrotedebatedandenactedasix-yearcomprehensivetransporta-tionpolicylaw.ItlooksincreasinglylikelythatthiswillnothappenandthatthenewCongresswhichwillconveneinJanuary2015willbeleftwiththetask.ThisissueisofimportancetothePassengerVesselAssociationbecausethefederalgovernmentsgrantprogramsforferriesarefoundinthecurrenttransportationlawtheMovingAheadforProgressforthe21stCenturyActcommonlyknownasMAP-21.MAP-21wasoriginallyintendedtoexpireonSeptember30ofthisyear.HoweverbecausetheywerefarbehindscheduleindevisingRenewalofFerryGrantProgramDelayeduntil2015asCongressPuntsonTransportationPolicyTheresapartofSanDiegointheheartofSanFrancisco.MARINEGROUPBoatworksmarinegroupboatworks.comreftmarinegroupbw.com619427-6767RECENTLYCOMPLETEDSanFranciscoFerryBayBreezeMarineGroupBoatWorksSanDiego-basedshipbuilderandrepairerofpassengervesselscompletestheconversionandrefurbishmentofthe97-footSanFranciscoFerrycatamaran.SPECIALTHANKSSpecialthankstoWETACharlieWaltherSeanGreenofAuroraMarineDesignBruceSommersofAxisEngineeringIncatCrowtherCliffMayoandallthetalentedandhardworkingpeoplewhocametogethertomakethisprojecthappen. august2014FOGHORN19LEGiSLATivEREPoRTIncreasedsalesthroughourmultiplelowtonocostmarketingplans.Decreasedoperatingcostbyeliminatingredundancyandautomatingworkowforbetterefciency.Flexiblemanagementtoolstogiveyoutheultimatecontroloveryoursalesandoperations.DESTINATIONMANAGERTHECOMPLETESALESANDMANAGEMENTSYSTEMwww.vts-no.comFormallyVirtualTicketerNoRiskFreeTrialTimEversoleDirectorofSalesandSupportteversolevts-no.comTel504840-9800X113TollFree877265-3521X113Cell859652-9885YOURCOMPLETETICKETINGSOLUTION.MikeBrydonmbrydonvbs-no.comTel504840-9800X101TollFree877265-3521x101Cell504914-7334aln-termreplacementlawandbecausehihwaycnstructinprojectswerejeopardizedbyinsuf-cientmniesinthefederalHihwayTrustFundlawmakersapprvedanine-monthtemporaryfixjustbefretheyleftWashintnfrtheAuustrecess.Theshrt-termlawrejuvenatestheHihwayTrustFundbytransferrinfundsprducedbysomegimmickypensionlawchanes.ItalsextendsthelifefMAP-21untilMay312015.WhyisitshardfrCnresstagreeuponasuccessorforMAP-21Themainprblemisafihtabuttaxesandspendin.MsthihwayandtransitprramsarefundedutftheHihwayTrustFundwhichisinturnsupprtedbythefederalastax.Hweverthefederalaslinetaxf18.4centsperallnhasbeenstaticfrnearlytwentyyears.giventherisincstsfradcnstructinverthattimeplusthechallenesfmaintaininrejuvenatinandreplacinurainhihwaysandbridestheastaxsimplydesntprducefundinatnecessarylevelsanymre.Leislatrshavebeenunwillintcnsideranincreaseintheastaxandtheyhavefailedtcmeupwithanytherfinancinmechanismthatwuldsupplantrmeaninfullysupplementit.MAP-21cntainstwseparateprramsthatprvidecapitalrantsfrthecnstructinfferryvesselsandferryterminals.oneisundertheauspicesftheFederalHihwayAdministratin.Thetherisad-ministeredbytheFederalTransitAdministratin.TheexistinFederalHihwayAdministratinprramprvidescapitalrantsfrthecnstructinfferrybatsterminalsandmain-tenancefacilities.Eliiblerecipientsarepublicbdiesthatwnrperateferriesandcertainpublic-privatepartnershipsenaedinprvidinferryservices.Thereisasubstantialnn-federalcst-sharerequirementatleast20percentandfundscanbeusednlyfrcapitalprjectsntperatinexpenses.Inearliertimesfundswereawardednacmpeti-tivebasisorwereearmarkedbyCnressbutsincetheenactmentfMAP-21twyearsatheyaredistributedbasednafrmula.Eachyearupt67millincanbeawarded.ThecurrentFHWAfundinfrmulaisbasedn1numberfpassenerscarriedbyferriesinthestate20percent2numberfvehiclescarriedbyferriesinthestate45percentand3route-milesservedinthestate35percent.Thisfrmulatendstdirectthelarerprtinfthefundstthebiest 20august2014FOGHORNLEGiSLATivEREPoRTCall1-800-621-6885Onlineportsupply.comEmailgovtindportsupply.comOver300WestMarinelocationstoserveyouUnrivalledproductselection.Unmatcheddistributionreach.CountonPortSupplyforallyouroperatingessentialsSafetyMaintenanceEngineGalleyTechnicalApparelFullRiggingServiceOver300locationsstockingalltheproductsyouuseeverydayWholesaleDivisionofpublicfeysystemsaundthecuntyandfavssystemsthatpeatevehicle-cayingvesselsandthathavelngeutes.TheFedealHighwayAdministatinhasawebpagedevtedtitsfeypgamatwww.fhwa.dt.gvspecialfundingfbp.IncntasttthefmulaappachftheFHWApgamthetw-yea-ldFedealTansitAdministatinpgamcallsfgantstbeawadedcmpeti-tively.onJune2fthisyeaFTAannuncedtheawadanddistibu-tinfappximately60millinundethispgamf26pjectsin13statesandPuetric.Thegantsaeintendedtsupptexistingfeysevicenmanyfthenatinswatewaysestablishnewfeysevicewheeitisneededmstandhelptepaiandmdenizefeybatsteminalsandelatedfacilitiesthatthusandsfesidentsinthesecmmunitiesdependn.TheFTAgantsaefcapitalpjectsnlysuchasthepuchaseeplacementehabilitatinffeyvesselsteminalsandelatedequipment.EligibleapplicantsmustpeatefeiesinfedeallydesignatedUbanizedAeasgeneallyge-gaphicaeaswithappulatinthatexceeds50000.onlydesignatedanddiectecipientsfFTAsUbanizedAeaPgamandfedeallyecg-nizedtibespeatingpublicfeysystemsinubanizedaeasaeeligiblefcapitalpjectfunds.onMay15fthisyeatheSenateCmmitteenEnvinmentandPublicWksunanimus-lyappvedS.2322theMAP-21reauthizatinAct.SenatBabaaBxefCalifniatheDemcaticchaiwmanfthecmmitteeistheleadspnsfthebillbutitwasdevelpedbyabipatisancalitinfSenaterepublicansandDemcats.HwevemmentumbehindthebillhasdissipatedandithasntbeenbughtttheSenateoorforavote.TheBxebillpesevestheFTAfeygantpgamasis.Hweveitppsestmakesevealsig-nicantchangestotheFHWAferrypgam.Fistinceasestheannualfundingauthityfm67millint75millin.Thisslightinceasewuldstillfallcnsideablyshtfthedemandbutgiventhetightfiscaltimesanyinceasewuldbewelcme.MstsignificantlyS.2322mdifiesthefundingfmulataddesstheexistinglawspeceivedbiasagainstpassenge-nlyfeiesthatseveelativelyshtubanutes.Theppsednewfundingfmulawuldbe1numbefpassengescaiedbyfeiesinthestate35percent2numberof august2014FOGHORN21LEGiSLATivEREPoRTvehiclescaiedbyfeiesithestate35percentand3routesmilessevedithestate30pecet.Ithewdsmeweihtisivettheumbefpasseescaiedauallyadlessemphasisisiveumbefvehiclescaiedadute-milesseved.Thisisitededtiveasmewhatlaeshaefatstsystemsthatpvidepas-see-lyseviceadthathaveshtutesiubaaeas.Cuetlaweablesapivatepeatteteitaelati-shipwithapublicetitytbtaifeyats.HwevetheBxebillimpsesadditialcstaitssuchapivate-publicpateship.StatisticsftheFHWApamaepvidedbythenatialCesusfFeyopeats.Thesesuveysaedeeveytwyeas.TheefeifafeypeatevehpestbtaifudiudetheFHWApamitisvitaltsubmitcectstatisticalifmatiiatimelywaywhethenatialCesusfFeyopeatsdistibutesitsbieialsuvey.PVAsleislativebjectivesiclude1secuitheeauthi-zatifbthfeyatpamsasstand-aloneprograms2encour-aifudilevelsatthehihestlevelstakingnoteofexistingscalcstaitsthefedealve-ment3preservingtheNationalCesusfFeyopeats.Asaesultftheeactmetfthenine-monthxitlooksasifPVAwillbewkithepesevatifthefeyatpamswiththeewly-elected115thCessi2015.nletterfromtheexecutivedirectorcontinuedfrompage5Ithemeatimepleaseletmekwwheevewecabefassis-tacetyu.SiceelyJhr.gudwateExecutiveDiectnP.S.Youshouldhavereceivedourmem-bershipsurveyaskingforyouropinionsaboutPVAandaskingforyoursug-gestionsforimprovement.Iencourageyoutorespondifyouhavenotdonesoalreadyasyouropinionsareextremelyimportanttous.Ifyouhaverespondedpleaseacceptmythanks. 22august2014FOGHORNSAFETYSEcuRiTYMATTERSByEricChristensenDirectorofRegulatoryAffairsandRiskManagementThismnthsfcusissafetyandwecanallareethateveryneassciatedwithavesselsperatinfrmthewnertthemasterandcrewttheshresideemplyeesandvendrshavearletplayinsafety.Theserlescanbedenedinlawregulationorcompanyplicy.Byreulatinthewnerrmanainperatrfavesselisre-spnsiblefrensurinthatthevesselcmplieswiththelawsandreula-tinsapplicabletthevesselandthatthevesselistherwisesatisfactryfrtheintendedservice.Dependinnthesizeftheperatinthewnermayneedtdeleatecertainrespn-sibilitiesdwntvesselmasterswhbyreulatinhavetheirwnmandatedrespnsibilitiesandtheremplyeesbutremainultimatelyre-spnsible.Castguardrespnsibilityfrprescribincmmercialvesselsafetyreulatinsandsupervis-incmplianceactivitiestenfrcethsereulatinsresideswiththeCmmandant.TheCmmandantthruhreulatinhasdeleatedttheofficerinChareMarineInspectionOCMIthenalauthorityandrespnsibilityfrcarryinutvesselinspectinfunctinswithinhisrheroCMIszne.IntdaysCastguardranizatintheoCMIistheSectrrinsmecasesMarineSafetyUnitCmmander.InsmecasesyumayseeaCerticateofInspectionortherdcumentsinedbysmeneotherthantheOCMIByDirection.ThisisallwedinthereulatinstreducetheadministrativeburdenntheoCMIandexpediteservicetthelcalmarineindustry.ManaintheoCMIsrespn-TheRoleoftheMarineInspectorinSafety august2014FOGHORN23SAFETYSEcuRiTYMATTERSsibilityatthedeckplatelevelistheCastguadmaieispect.Themaieispectsleithesafetyfthevesselistveifycmpli-acewithapplicablefedeallawsadeulati.nticeIdidtsayesuecmpliace.Tesuecm-pliaceaispectwuldhavetbebadthevesselatalltimescstatlymitipeatisadpvididiectitthemasteadcew.Sicethatistpssibledesiedbyeithetheeulatedeulatthemaieispectde-terminesavesselstnessforservicethuhutietpsidedydckispectisadayfllw-upaseeded.Icayiutthislethemaieispecteedstdem-statekwledepfessialismadhpefullydcmmuicatiskills.Thescpeftheispectiwillvaybasedthetypefispecti.IspectisfcetificatiwheetheCastguadwillbeissuireissuingaCerticateofInspectionisthemstcmpehesiveispec-ti.Peidicadaualispec-tismaybelessiscpedepedihwpactivetheweadvesselscewaeipe-ispectiitemsadthelevelftustexhibitedbythemaieispect.Heeaaiisashamelessplufsafetyma-aemetsystems.Ifthewehasiplacepliciesadpceduestesueeulatycmpliacethethemaieispectsjbwillbefcusedvalidatitheefftsfthecewadcmpaypesel.nteUdeTitle46ftheU.S.CdeiSecti3315alicesedidividu-alsaeequiedtassistithei-spectiexamiatifthevesselwhichtheidividualisseviadshallpitutdefectsadim-pefectiskwttheidividualimattessubjectteulatisadinspection.AsamarineinspectorIwuldstatffeachispectiaskithemasteiftheeweeayitemsIasaCastguadispectshuldkwabutbefestatitheispecti.owespeatsmustbepepaedtcductalltestsasequiedbytheispectadmakethevesselavailablefallspecificispectisadequieddills.IfyueedauidetwhatthemaieispectwillbecheckiyucaeitheaskftheCg-840bkfeitheSubchapteTKfmyulcalispectdwladacpyfmhttpwww.usc.milpvsSPV.asp.Iadditithemaieispectmayequiethevesseltetudeway.remembetheCastguadisespsiblefdetemiithatdmesticvesselsaemaedwithcmpetetcews.Thisisbestac-cmplishedbywitessitheppepefmacefemeecydillsadCourtneyJonesAccountExecutivecourtney.jonesaon.com216.623.4158RozanLococoAccountSpecialistrozan.lococoaon.com216.623.4109NavigatingyourrisksdayandnightAstheowneroapassengervesselyouacetoughdecisionseveryday.Fromhiringqualiedcrewtomakingsureyourvesselisinprimecondition.AtAonwespenddayandnightthinkingaboutyourmaritimeriskssobuyinginsurancedoesnthavetobeanothertoughdecision.Weworkwithyoutodevelopcreativeapproachesandcustomizedsolutionsthatdelivermoreefcienciesimprovedprotabilityandgreatervalue.Formoreinormationpleasecall1.800.730.7053orvisitpassengervessel.cominsurance.aspxRisk.Reinsurance.HumanResources.EmpowerResults 24august2014FOGHORNSAFETYSEcuRiTYMATTERSthequestininfthecewndutiesassinedandaeviewfthecmpanytaininpam.Haveafullcewnbadftheinspec-tinandifyuhavemultiplevesselsundeinspectinthesamedaymakesueeachhasasepaateanduniquecew.Atthecnclusinftheinspec-tintheinspectwillveanybsevatinsdeficienciesntedduintheinspectinifany.obsevatinsmaybeinthefmfdillcitiqueswaystimpvethecmpliancelevelfthevesselbasednwhatheshemayhaveseennothervessels.DefcienciesidentifedduintheinspectinthatcanntbeeslvednthesptaeissuednCgFm835.Mstdeficiencieswillhaveaeasnableamuntftimeassciatedwiththeicectin.Deficienciesinvlvinlifesavinfrefghtinghullintegrityorsecuritywilllikelyequiecectinbefethevesseletsundeway.Alldefi-cienciesshuldhaveaeulatyciteassciatedwiththemandacleapathtcmpliance.Wdssuchasreviseinstallprovideandremoveprovideapathtocompli-ance.DefcienciessuchasVesselnotincompliancewithsecurityplanaefnvalueandleavetmanyquestins.Dntsinanythinyudntundestand.Ifanwnepeatdisaeeswithwhatthemaineinspectisequiintheyhavetheihttequestecnsideatinappeal.recnsideatinistthemaineinspectandhishebssallthewaythuhtheChieffInspectinsandthePeventinDepatmentHeadttheoCMI.IfanwnepeatdisaeeswiththeoCMIthentheycanappealttheDistictCmmandeandCastguadHeadquates.Appealscanbeexpeditedinciticalsituatinsspeatsshuldntsimplyacceptwhatmaybeanincectintepe-tatinftheeulatins.AbveallwnesandpeatsshuldntbefeafulfetibutinfmtheCastguad.Anycmpetentpfessinalmaineinspectwillknwitsjustbusinessntpesnal.PVAhasahstftlsavailabletmembesthelpmaintainvesselsandcewincmpliancewithsafetyequiementsandbestpacticeswhichcanbefundnthePVAwebsiteatwww.passenevessel.cm.AndasalwaysIandtheestfthePVAstaffaeavailablethelpyunaviatethecmplexbutvitalsafetyaspectfunninapassenevesselpeatin.nHeresanexclusivepreviewofoneofournewestdesignsCall608.784.5110orvisitusatskipperliner.comformoreinformationTHEINNOVATIONCONTINUES august2014FOGHORN25ByJenWilkDirectorPublicAffairsandDevelopmentHOwpvABENEFiTSYouMembershipBenetsHowPVABenetsMePVASafetyToolsandOnlineReferenceLibraryWorkingforYouPVAunderstandstheimpr-tancefcntinuinurindus-tryssafeperatincultureanduphldinurexcellentsafetyrecrd.Weknwthatriskmitiatinisakeycmpnentfperatinsandyuneedeasyaccessttherihttlsandresurcesavailabletyu.overtheyearsPVAscmmitteesfindustryexpertshavecreatedavarietyftlsandresurcesbasednbestmanaementpracticestserveyuandsaveyumneyindevelpmentcsts.HerearejustafewftheresurcesavailabletyuthruhthePVAwebsite.CrewSafetyTrainingDVDsandManualsPVASafetyandSecurityCmmitteeprvidedtheiryearsfindustryexperienceandexpertisetthedevelpmentfilminandpr-ductinfthesesafetytls.EachvideisprvidedinDVDfrmatandisaccmpaniedbyamanualandtesttprveprficiencyinthesubjectarea.Atnly15.00eachthesevidemanualtraininprramsprvideanaffrdablememberbenetthatwillgreatlyassistyouinyursafetytraininprram.PVAsSafetyTrainingVideosIncludeFireFihtinPreventinSlipsTripsandFallsPersnalSafetyfrtheCrewMemberLineHandlinIntrductintLifeSavinEquipmentwww.wheelhousetech.com-978-562-5211WheelHousetransportedourmaintenanceprogramintothedigitalagewitheaseandprecision.ItisnowavitalcomponentinmaintainingStatueCruisesfeet.-TimothyLoesch-PortCaptainDeckhandandSeniorDeckhandTrainingManualsThesecmprehensivetraininmanualsprvideanintrductintyurperatinfryurnewdeckhandsandthemresupervisryrespnsibilitiesfyurmresenircrew.Theycveravarietyftpicsincludinpersnalsafetyvesselfa-miliarizatinlinehandlineneralpassenersafetyemerencypr-ceduressituatinalawarenessandbridemanaement.DrugTestingGuidanceManualCreatedbytheU.S.Castguardthismanualprvideskeyuidancetassistmarineemplyersinaininarmunderstandingofthefederalrequirementsandapracticalmeansfcmplyinwiththereula-tinsfrdrutestin.PVAwantedyuthaveeasyaccesstthismanualbecauseitntnlyprvidesuidancendevelpinyurwndrutestinprrambutalsivesyusamplepliciesfrmsandcheckliststaidyuwithimple-mentatin.TheCastguardDruTestinManualcanbefundintheReferenceLibrarypageonthePVAwebsite.MaterialsforCheckingDrugandAlcoholTestingHistoryofProspectiveEmployeeforSafety-SensitivePositionInadditinttheuidancemanualthereareresurcesavailabletassistincmpliancewiththerDepartmentfTransprtatinDoTdrutestinrequirements. 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