Subchapter M has Arrived. Now What?
The industry is well aware of the requirements of Subchapter M and obtaining certificates of inspections (COI). As of June 25, the Coast Guard had issued 22 certificates of inspections (COI) to towing vessels in the Atlantic and Pacific Regions alone. This session will describe the requirements for obtaining a COI, examine the inspector checklists before, during and after inspection, and uncover the lessons learned from the initial COIs.