Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Oil Spill's Coast Guard Commander Uberti Replaced -- Heads Are Starting to Roll

Posted By on Wed, Nov 14, 2007 at 10:57 PM

The Chron just reported the first quasi-firing from the botched Cosco Bursan oil spill response.:

Capt. William Uberti, who led the initial response after the Cosco Busan struck a bridge tower on Nov. 7 and dumped 58,000 gallons of bunker fuel, was replaced by Capt. Paul Gugg, an experienced specialist in oil disasters.

Let the purge begin!

  • Pin It

Tags: ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Popular Stories

  1. Most Popular Stories
  2. Stories You Missed

Like us on Facebook

Slideshows

  • J-Pop Summit Festival
    Thousands descended onto Post Street through Japantown during the J-Pop Summit Festival from July 19-20. The celebration of Japanese Pop culture and Japanese Heritage attracted residents and visitors from all over the world. Photographs by Christopher Victorio.
  • Ramen Street Festival
    Ramen fans turned out in droves at the annual Japantown J-Pop Festival, which, in part, featured a delicious ramen festival. Photography by Beth LaBerge.