>Public Workshop on Marine Technology and Standards

>The Coast Guard issued a notice in the federal register stating that, in coordination with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, it is co-sponsoring a public workshop on marine technology and standards. The workshop will be held in Washington, DC on Jul 29-30, and will cover a variety of topics, including: green ship technology; offshore marine structures; codes and standards; material seclection for the marine environment; risk/hazard mitigation; regulatory/classification/governmental issues; and emerging technologies.