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National Martime Day and IMX Show

President Trump has proclaimed, May 22, 2018 as National Maritime Day. TVIB wishes to honor all who have sacrificed over the years to build such a vibrant and resilient industry.

Come visit us this week in St. Louis at the Inland Marine Expo (IMX Show) in booth 846.

USCG: Sector UMR Releases Inspections Work Instruction for Subchapter M

0518/2018 – Captain Storemer and the team at USCG Sector UMR released their Subchapter M Inspections Work Instruction.

Capt. Storemer will be participating in TVIBs general information session next Monday at the IMX show in St. Louis. This session will be at the Dome at America’s Center, 701 Convention Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63101 in room number 151 from 0900-1200. Admission is free but we request that you register in advance to attend.

Registration Information

PURPOSE:  This instruction sets forth OCMI specific guidance related to Title 46 Code of Federal Regulations, Subchapter M. The primary objective is to identify inconsistencies between the regulatory requirements and existing industry practices and clarify how Sector UMR will enforce those requirements.

Sector UMR Inspections Work Instruction

USCG: Proceedings Publication – “Game Changers”


The Coast Guard released the May-December 2017 edition of The Coast Guard Journal of Safety & Security at Sea Proceedings. This is a special Leadership Section with a look back on past, current, and recent happenings.

Click here to download the latest edition of Proceedings