AWO held a webinar on the Certificate of Inspection application and issuance process under Subchapter M featuring an expert panel including CDR Jennifer Hnatow and Eric Johnson of the Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance at Coast Guard headquarters, as well as three AWO members who have recently obtained their first COIs: Rick Iuliucci, The Vane Brothers Company; Bruce Reed, Tidewater Barge Lines; and Tessa Seitzinger, Marquette Transportation Company.
You can now watch our June 28 Safety Webinar, All Hands On Deck: Safety Culture in the Towing Industry online. The webinar features expert insights from Brian Bailey, Director – Safety & Environmental Stewardship, AWO; Dave Riches, Corporate Safety Manager, Kirby Corporation; Josh Dixon, Director of Operations, SGS’ Petroleum Service Corporation; and Peter Sutton, Managing Director, HSSQE, Crowley Shipping. Topics covered include effective communication, data and benchmarking, leadership, and training.
AWO held a webinar on preparing for the implementation of Subchapter M featuring an expert panel including: CAPT Matt Edwards, Chief of the Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance at Coast Guard headquarters; AWO members Angie Fay of Blessey Marine Services, Mary McCarthy of Canal Barge Company, and Jeff Slesinger of Western Towboat Company; and AWO staff. Topics included obtaining a TSMS Certificate, the issuance process for Certificates of Inspection, coming into compliance with Subchapter M requirements, and more.