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US Coast Guard Towing Vessel National Center of Expertise (TVNCOE) Meeting

by User Not Found | Jul 16, 2015
Paducah, KY (July 15, 2015) -- SMSLLC and ClassNK | America attended a meeting with TVNCOE personnel regarding pending towingFullSizeRender-7 vessel inspection and related regulations.

SMSLLC and ClassNK | America arranged the meeting as a means to assure their respective services are in alignment with Coast Guard expectations and the latest information regarding Subchapter M. Further, the companies recognize the essential need for effective ongoing communications between its consulting services, certification and survey services and key Coast Guard personnel.

CDR Jacqueline Twomey, LCDR Jaime Salinas and civilian staff members introduced the mission of the TVNCOE and answered pertinent questions.

Both SMSLLC and ClassNK | America staff are thankful for the Coast Guard's commitment to engage with industry stakeholders in meaningful conversations of shared interest.

SMSLLC and ClassNK concluded their meeting with the TVNCOE personnel by touring the latest simulator installation at the Seamen's Church Institute located nearby in Paducah.