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Ship Design and Equipment (DE)

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Under the direct instruction of the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) and as may be requested by the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC), the Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Equipment (DE) considers matters related to the following subjects: Additional details regarding the Sub-Committee's work program can be found in its Terms of Reference document.

The United States is represented on the DE Sub-Committee by the Coast Guard. The Head of Delegation for DE is the Coast Guard's Design and Engineering Standards Office Chief, CAPT John Mauger. CAPT Mauger is supported by the Alternate Head of Delegation/Administrative Program Manager, Mr. Wayne Lundy, and the various delegation advisors.

Next Session: 57th Session of the DE Sub-Committee (DE 57)

IMO Meeting

Provisional Agenda: A summary of the items to be considered
Meeting Date: March 18-22, 2013
Meeting Location: IMO Headquarters, London, England

U.S. Public Meeting

The U.S. delegation holds a public meeting several weeks prior to departing for the IMO meeting. The purpose of the public meeting is to provide an opportunity for the public to interface with the Coast Guard on the U.S. position for each agenda item. Members of the public interested in attending must contact the meeting coordinator at least 7 days prior to the meeting. The basic meeting details are below however, additional details can be provided by contacting the meeting coordinator.
Meeting Date: Thursday, February 21, 2013
Meeting Location: Coast Guard Headquarters, Room 2501
2100 Second Street SW
Washington, DC 20593
Meeting Coordinator: Mr. Wayne Lundy

Previous Sessions

At the end of each DE meeting, a final report is prepared for submission to the Maritime Safety and Environment Protection Committees. The final report provides a record of the issues discussed and actions taken by the Sub-Committee. The final reports of the most recent DE meetings are provided for your reference.

Additional Documentation

Additional DE meeting documents can be made available by the Coast Guard for U.S. citizens only. Please contact Mr. Wayne Lundy if you would like to obtain additional DE documents.

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