Boston, Massachusetts - LNG Carrier Transit
TITLE 33--NAVIGATION AND NAVIGABLE WATERS
CHAPTER I--COAST GUARD, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (CONTINUED)
PART 165--REGULATED NAVIGATION AREAS AND LIMITED ACCESS AREAS--Table of Contents
Subpart F--Specific Regulated Navigation Areas and Limited Access Areas
(a) The following areas are established as safety zones during the specified conditions:
Sec. 165.110 Boston Harbor, Boston, Massachusetts.
(1) The waters bounded by the limits of the Boston Main Ship Channel and extending two miles ahead and one mile astern of a loaded Liquified Natural Gas Tank vessel while the vessel transits the Boston North Channel and Boston Harbor. The safety Zone remains in effect until the LNG vessel is alongside the DISTRIGAS waterfront facility in the Mystic River. Lat. 42 deg.23.3' N., Long. 71 deg.03.7' W.
(b) The general regulations governing safety zones as contained in 33 CFR 165.20 apply.
(2) The waters and land area within 150' of a Liquified Natural Gas Tank vessel when the vessel is alongside the DISTRIGAS waterfront
facility, Everett, MA. Lat. 42 deg.23.3' N., Long. 71 deg.03.7' W. This Safety Zone remains in effect while the LNG vessel remains in a loaded condition or is transferring liquified natural gas.
[CGD1-83-4R, 49 FR 19819, May 10, 1984]