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  • Organizational Change

  • Posted: 5th November 2015
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CMTS Webinar on Public-Private Partnerships in the U.S. Arctic

Wednesday, Nov 18 2015

The CMTS was tasked by DOT Secretary Foxx to complete three tasks in the National Strategy on the Arctic Region Implementation Plan under Line of Effort 1. As part of the response to task three (1.1.3), the CMTS is hosting a webinar and conference call on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 4:00-5:30 pm (EST), to learn of existing or planned infrastructure public-private partnerships (P3) related to the marine transportation system and to receive recommendations and ideas regarding the use of P3s. CMTS Webinar: Public-Private Partnerships and the Federal Arctic MTS

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  • Press Release

  • Posted: 30th March 2015
  • arctic

Obama Administration Report Includes Summary of CMTS Efforts in Support of Arctic Policy Development

A summary of CMTS efforts in support of Arctic policy development was included in the Obama Administration report highlighting progress made by the Federal government in the Arctic during 2014.

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  • Technology Update

  • Posted: 19th February 2015
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CMTS Webinar: Federal Arctic MTS Activities Update

Over 60 participants joined the CMTS webinar Federal Arctic MTS Activities Update. Presentations were provided by Mr. Eric Cooper, Director, Arctic Region Policy, National Security Council, White House, regarding the recent Presidential Executive Order on the Arctic; CAPT John Mauger, Chief, Office of Design and Engineering Standards, USCG, regarding the IMO Polar Code; and Dr. Alyson Azzara, ICCT, and Mr. Gary Magnuson, CMTS, regarding the CMTS Ten-Year Projection of Maritime Activity in the US Arctic. View the presentations by CAPT Mauger and the CMTS by clicking the links below.

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  • IAT Activity

  • Posted: 26th January 2015
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CMTS Releases Report: "A 10-Year Projection of Maritime Activity in the U.S. Arctic Region"

CMTS has completed the report, "A 10-Year Projection of Maritime Activity in the U.S. Arctic Region," which provides estimates of vessel traffic (numbers of vessels and transits) based on modeling of current vessel activity patterns, growth potential, and vessel projection scenarios, including diversion from other routes, and oil and gas development. The report also completes the first milestone of the National Strategy for the Arctic Region (NSAR) 2014 Implementation Plan, which is intended to guide Federal activities related to the construction, maintenance, and improvement of marine transportation Arctic infrastructure.

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  • Information Update

  • Posted: 30th December 2013
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CMTS Annual Report

Thursday, Dec 12 2013

Mr. Dave Murk, past chair of the CMTS Coordinating Board, issued the summary report for his term: July 2012-June 2013.

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  • Press Release

  • Posted: 1st August 2013
  • arctic