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News in the Gulf with modern, state-of-the-art support vessels when these new vessels are delivered. The four new vessels will be brought into operation as they are completed. In addition to meeting all U.S. Coast Guard and Environmental Protection Agency requirements, the new vessels will meet all SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) and ABS criteria, and have a foam capable fire monitor, twin Caterpillar 3516 engines, a noise reduction package and other upgrades to increase crew comfort. Faber Named New President of Foss Foss Maritime Company has appointed Gary C. Faber as its president and COO. Faber considered an expert in salvage and vessel movement and the implementation 376 Pilot Boat exceeds design speed by 33%. of safety and environmental programs, and he has extensive project management expertise in extreme environments. Formerly, Faber served as executive vice president of Foss since 2001. He oversaw the global services division, providing leadership for multi-million dollar projects in Alaska; Sakhalin Island, Russia; South America and the Caribbean. Prior to Foss, Faber served as interim president of Seacoast Towing and before that as vice president of operations for San Francisco Bay-based Crowley Maritime. A graduate of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York, Faber holds a bachelor of science degree in Marine Engineering. He holds a U.S. Coast Guard Third-Assist Engineer License and has extensive training and certification in the incident command system. ACL Establishes National Sales Force American Commercial Lines Inc., has established a national sales force in key geographic locations. The Regional Sales Directors include: Vanta Coda -- Gulf Region; Gabe Forir --Midwest Region; Michael Wiercinski -- MidAtlantic/Northeast; Neil Grossman -- Southeast Region; John Bryan -- Pittsburgh; and Sean Smith -- Ohio River Valley. The new directors have extensive backgrounds in rail, barge, 3PL logistics, chemical transportation, pulp and paper transportation, trucking, and truck brokerage. www.ultradynamics.com Ultra Dynamics Marine, LLC 1110A Claycraft Road, Columbus, Ohio 43230, U.S.A. Tel: (614) 759 9000 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Marine Pollution Liability Insurance Vessels Non-vessel Owners Marinas Cargo Owners Visit www.wqis.com for complete list U.S. Government Funds Port Project The federal government has released $11.5m for the next 12 months of funding for a port security project in Charleston. The U.S. Department of Justice is providing the money to operate Project Seahawk. Earlier this year, Congress passed legislation with a provision by U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham and others to use the Charleston operation as a model for others in U.S. port cities. These Seahawk Centers would be run by the Coast Guard and include the Department of Homeland Security, Department of Defense, Department of Justice, and other federal agencies. State and local law enforcement, first responders, port authority or maritime exchange representatives also would be included in the joint operations. 35 years of experience. $51 billion in backing. True passion for the sea. Is your marine pollution insurance with WQIS? 212-292-8700 www.wqis.com 14 · MarineNews · November, 2006