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U.S. COAST GUARD MARINE SAFETY CENTER

WASHINGTON, D.C.

WELCOME

The Marine Safety Center (MSC) supports the people and objectives of the Marine Safety, Security, and Environmental Protection programs through the verification of compliance with technical standards for the design, construction, alteration and repair of commercial vessels. The MSC is an independent Headquarters command that was established in 1986 by consolidating the Coast Guard Merchant Marine Technical offices located in New York, New Orleans, Cleveland and San Francisco. The MSC’s primary mission is the review and approval of plans for the design, construction, alteration and repair of U.S. and foreign flag commercial vessels subject to the U.S. laws, regulations and international standards. The MSC has a current complement of 28 Officers, 23 Civilians, 2 Reservists, and 16 Contract Employees.

Additional information is available on our main site.

OFFICE RELOCATION


Our office has been relocated to Arlington, Virginia. Please see our recent Marine Safety Center Information Bulletin below for our new address and detailed information for submitting plans.

MARINE SAFETY CENTER INFORMATION BULLETIN 02-13

ENCLOSURE (1) MARINE SAFETY CENTER INFORMATION BULLETIN 02-13



MAILING ADDRESS

Commanding Officer (MSC)
Attn: Marine Safety Center
US Coast Guard Stop 7410
4200 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 400
Arlington, VA 20598-7410

TELEPHONE CONTACTS

Main

(703) 872-6729

Commanding Officer

(703) 872-6725

Executive Officer

(703) 872-6726

SERT Duty Phone

(202) 327-3985

Hull Division

(703) 872-6730

Hull Division Chief

(703) 872-6733

Small Vessel Branch Chief

(703) 872-6734

Major Vessel Branch Chief

(703) 872-6746

Engineering Division

(703) 872-6732

Engineering Division Chief

(703) 872-6754

Machinery Branch Chief

(703) 872-6755

Electrical Branch Chief

(703) 872-6764

Tank Vessel and Offshore Division

(703) 872-6731

Tank Vessel and Offshore Division Chief

(703) 872-6772

Tank Vessel and Offshore Assistant Division Chief

(703) 872-6773

Tonnage Division

(703) 872-6731

Tonnage Division Chief

(703) 872-6786

Tonnage Standards and Simplified Manager

(703) 872-6787

Tonnage Applicability and Navy/USCG Manager

(703) 872-6788

Vessel Security Division Chief

(703) 872-6790

 

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