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USCG: Maritime Commons

Marine Safety Alert: Verify products from Southwest Wire Rope Company- incorrect terminations can lead to catastrophic failure

Posted: 19 Nov 2021 11:15 AM PST

The Coast Guard Office of Investigations and Analysis has released Marine Safety Alert 08-21, to notify mariners to a potentially dangerous situation involving incorrect wire rope terminations which can lead to catastrophic failure.

Coast Guard Cyber Protection Teams train for the fight

Posted: 19 Nov 2021 10:50 AM PST

To counter cyber threats the Coast Guard has created Cyber Protection Teams (CPT).  Based in Washington, D.C. CPT is the Coast Guard’s deployable unit responsible for offering cybersecurity capabilities to the Marine Transportation System (MTS).

USCG: Vibrations Loosen Fasteners, Lead to Loss of Steering

Please read the following information about steering systems from the USCG.


TVIB 2021 Fall Info Session & Board Meeting

TVIB is holding its Annual Fall Info Session & Board Meeting Tuesday, November 30th starting at 9:00 a.m. CST live from TVIB Headquarters in Channelview, TX!

Join the live Info Session and Board Meeting by registering at the link below. The registration link will be used to access both meetings. A CLOSED Board Session will follow immediately after the Board Meeting for Board of Directors. Board of Directors should register using the separate link for this session.

Info Session Agenda

Board of Directors Agenda

Info Session 9-11 am CST & Board Meeting 1pm CST 

CLOSED Board Of Directors Session 


TVIB looks forward to seeing you (virtually)!