Friday, 01 June 2018 08:28

USCG issues alert on bollard failures

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The US Coast Guard issued a safety alert regarding bollard failures at marine facilities and is encouraging facility owners and operators to develop inspection programs to detect deficient bollards prior to failure. The US Army Corps of Engineers, NAVAL Facilities Engineering Command and Air Force Civil Engineering Support Agency have developed a helpful document on this topic titled Unified Facilities Criteria “Inspection of Mooring Hardware” UFC 4-150-08 for the planning, inspection, assessment, and reporting of mooring hardware conditions.

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