TranStar Press Release

San Jacinto River Fleet Emergency Response--Additional Precautions

Aug 24th, 2020

SAN JACINTO RIVER FLEET L.L.C.
P.O. Box 1559
Channelview, Texas 77530

Phone: 281-452-2222
FAX: 281-457-2991


August 24, 2020

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

SUBJECT: COAST GUARD SECTOR HOUSTON-GALVESTON
MARINE SAFETY INFORMATION BULLETIN 33-20

The San Jacinto River Fleet, L.L.C. (SJRF) has implemented the following additional precautions regarding our Emergency Response Procedures 5.080 HURRICANE 08/24/2020.

1. Tier Three and Four have been temporarily closed for the USCG subject weather events.
2. Four push-boats will be on station in the fleet monitoring moorings.
3. Senior Management will be on-site for the duration of the weather events.

We have taken the same steps that were taken during the Hurricane Harvey weather event where we experienced 28 +/- flood waters above normal, where we experienced no barge break aways or problems.

Sincerely,

Brian Darnell
Executive Vice President
San Jacinto River Fleet, L.L.C.


ATTACHMENT: EMERGENCY RESPONSE PROCEDURES 5.080 HURRICANE

Cc: USCG, Sara Kristine Rousseau, Waterways Management and Facilities Inspections Division Chief
USCG Tyson Muniz, Port Security Recovery Specialist (PSSR) Sector Houston-Galveston
TXDOT Melody I. Galland, P.E., Southeast Area Engineer
Bary Baumgarten, EPA

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