Coast Guard February 5, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Safety Zone; Olympus Tension Leg Platform
Document Number: 2014-02441
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-02-05
Agency: Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
The Coast Guard is establishing a safety zone around the Olympus Tension Leg Platform, Mississippi Canyon Block 807 on the OCS. The purpose of the safety zone is to promote the safety of life and property on the facilities, their appurtenances and attending vessels, and on the adjacent waters within the safety zone. Placing a safety zone around the facility will significantly reduce the threat of allisions, oil spills, and releases of natural gas, and thereby protect the safety of life, property, and the environment.