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Vessel Communications &
Maritime Cybersecurity

This document was initiated by MarineCFO in response to customer requests for technical guidance on vessel communications options and cybersecurity. While the MarineCFO product V365 is used an example throughout, this document can also serve as a good source for generic information on the subject for any operator.

Technical Manual:
Towing Vessel Record

This Technical Manual has been developed for use by mariners, towing vessel owners & operators, safety providers, repair yards, surveyors, and auditors regulated under 46 CFR SubChapter M (Towing Vessels).

It is a recordkeeping tool which satisfies the onboard documentation requirements of SubChapter M.

Guidebook:
SubChapter M Recordkeeping

This Guidebook has been developed for use by mariners, towing vessel owners & operators, safety providers, repair yards, surveyors, and auditors regulated under 46 CFR SubChapter M (Towing Vessels).

It is intended as a tool to assist in the evaluation, development, and deployment of a recordkeeping solution which seeks to satisfy the documentation requirements of SubChapter M. Although this Guidebook derives primary content from 46 CFR 136-144 the reader should not consider the Guidebook either definitive or authoritative. Final authority and interpretation of 46 CFR 136-144 rest with the United States Coast Guard and the Federal Courts.

Case Study: Robbins Maritime