Program Update — August 2014

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The Interagency Working Group on Facilities and Infrastructure (IWG-FI) met on August 25th and discussed progress on current National Ocean Policy action items. The IWG-FI also discussed participation in the upcoming International Research Ship Operators (IRSO) 2014 meeting from September 9-12, 2014 in Nantes, France. If you will be attending this …

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Program Update — July 2014

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During the month of July the Interagency Working Group on Ocean Partnerships (IWG-OP), the IWG-OP Task Force on Ocean Exploration and Undersea Research Technology and Infrastructure (TFORT), and the IWG-OP Biodiversity Ad Hoc Committee all held meetings. The IWG-OP met on July 8th and discussed the FY14 Excellence in Partnering …

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Program Update — May 2014

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During the month of May the committees and sub-committees under the NOPP Office continued to meet regularly. The IWG-FI’s Federal Fleet Metrics met in May and customer satisfaction surveys, safety and performance measures, and actions were heavily discussed. The group plans to discuss next steps at the several meetings that …

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