USCG Fines Bulker for Untreated Ballast Discharge

USCG Fines Bulker for Untreated Ballast Discharge
On August 16, the U.S. Coast Guard fined the newly built bulker ANSAC Moon Bear a penalty of $5,000 for discharging untreated ballast water into the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon.  USCG inspectors from Marine Safety Unit Portland found evidence of an unauthorized, untreated discharge ... read more
Source: Maritime ExecutivePublished on 2017-08-23