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Coast Guard: Tug engine failure blamed on water in fuel

...Seawater had gotten into the fuel system through vents on the deck that...from where it could enter the fuel system under certain circumstances.The...Edison Chouest for operating the fuel system in a way that was different than...
Recycling truck uses waste cooking oil

...oil. By May 5, the truck had run a total of four hours and counting. Holstrom, who helped install the vegetable fuel system, said he expects to get the same mileage and performance from the truck as before. The only difference between this...
State briefs

...another Super Cub, this one with floats, for a fishing patrol around Iliamna. The floatplane had a newer, safer fuel system that allows a pilot to fly using both wing-mounted fuel tanks. Planes with the old system can be flown using only...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...ground floor had to be evacuated for about 20 minutes while building maintenance was installing a flow switch to the fuel system. The evacuation was precautionary while the alarm system had to be disabled. Reddit Archives Juneau...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Yacht Council, which oversees voluntary safety standards for boatbuilding and repair. Craig teaches courses on diesel fuel systems, heavy duty mechanics and AC power generation, among his offerings. He's also coordinating the new diesel certificate...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...The agency recommends one to two gallons a day. The No. 2 diesel fuel sold at gas stations will clog the stove's fuel system, the Forest Service said. The correct fuel is available at Delta Western, Taku Oil, Aurora Marina, Petro Marine...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...spills, Mattson had a request: "I would ask all fuel dock owners to take some time today to inspect their entire fuel system, connections and hoses for any problems or deterioration. I would think prudent owners would already have done that...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...airport, he said, would hear a big difference during the summer. Larew said ERA would build helipads, a terminal and a fuel system at the former rock dump, which is less than two miles from the cruise ship docks. The Federal Aviation Administration...
Biodiesel cooperative planned for Juneau in Juneau is familiar with the benefits of biodiesel. The Baranof Hotel invested about $10,000 in a new fuel system about a year and a half ago to power its boilers with a blend of biodiesel and regular diesel. The hotel has saved...
Young commercial fishermen face steep hurdles in Alaska

...boat motor quit. All around, boats had nets in the water catching lucrative sockeye while she sat with air in the fuel system. But not for long. "I had no idea I could bleed my valves, get my engine running and get back fishing," she said...


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