Refine Search

Voices of Alaska: Cook Inlet would benefit from a Harbor Safety Committee - here's why

...stakeholders in Cook Inlet, including; U.S. Coast Guard, port authorities, vessel operators, terminal operators, marine pilots, commercial fishing and pleasure boat operator designees, labor organizations with waterborne vessels operations...
Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet navigation - safe as can be?

...basic navigational safeguards.Today we have modern ships operating in Cook Inlet with professional crews. The use of Marine Pilots further kicks up the safety factor. But as the past has shown, there are numerous examples of machinery failures...
Legislative Information Office hearing schedule April 1-4

...Dental Examiners; Alaska Gasline Development Corporation Board of Directors; Alaska Labor Relations Agency;Board of Marine Pilots; Board of Marital & Family Therapy; Board of Certified Direct- Entry Midwives; Board of Nursing; Board of Examiners...
Workforce will double on large LNG project

...and it is broken (by tides) and moves around," but the group is satisfied that the ships can be moored safely.Marine pilots from several parts of the world are being consulted on the navigation issues, and the St. Lawrence River seaway in...
Homer pilot recognized for role in 2011 Nome fuel delivery

...Seaton, R-Homer, on the other, marine pilot Peter Garay of Homer received a...the role of Garay and the Alaska Marine Pilots in the safe delivery of fuel to...Capt. Pete Garay of the Alaska Marine Pilots had a key role in the mission of...
Cook Inlet ice conditions go on camera, online

...view the video, users must have RealPlayer 7 software, which is available free online. Authorized users, including marine pilots, vessel captains and Coast Guard officials, receive a special access code allowing them to position the cameras by...
Icebreaker, tanker being slowed by shifting ice

...There's an active duty Coast Guardsman on the Healy that is fluent in Russian, Tlapa said. There's an Alaska marine pilot on board the Renda, and the vessel agent speaks English. "It's slow and steady, but we're making good progress...
Local lawmakers pre-file bills; mining, gas, governmental efficiency to be on docket

...authorized," he said. Olson will also introduce House Bill 22, which will extend the termination date of the Board of Marine Pilots through June 30, 2018. Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, will introduce two pieces of legislation relating to...
Comments sought on oil spill risk reduction

...project is guided by a management team of the aforementioned agencies, a 14-member advisory panel including mariners, marine pilots, port directors, fishermen, subsistence users, and others. The project previously completed three technical studies...
Tug to assist Tesoro tankers year-round

...extreme ice rules into effect in Cook Inlet, including the mandate that at least one marine pilot be aboard a tanker during product loading. Two marine pilots were aboard the Seabulk Pride at the time it broke away from its moorings. The extreme...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback