vessel documentation

Better Vessel Documentation Practices

Many of us are emotionally attached to our vessels, understandably so. After all, many of us have spent much of (if not the majority of) our lives on the water. We know our vessels as well as if not better than our homes. Indeed, for so many of us, our vessels are home. So, we…

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Comply with USCG Documentation

A Boater’s Guide to Comply with USCG Documentation

Are you ready to take your boat out for a spin? Before you hit the water, it’s important to ensure that you’re fully equipped for your trip. This means making sure all of your paperwork is in comply with USCG Documentation. Maritimedocumentation.us is a private firm that allows users to process ship documentation online from the…

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U.S. Coast Guard vessel renewal

Did You Forget Your U.S. Coast Guard Vessel Renewal?

You are so excited about summer coming, and you anticipate spending many days out on your boat, soaking up the sun, enjoying the waters, swimming, fishing, and traveling to wherever you want to go. Maybe this year you finally take that extended trip you have wanted to take down the coast or to some tropical…

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a Coast Guard documentation lookup

A Coast Guard Documentation Lookup Makes Buying a Boat Easier

Think about the last time you went shopping for a new car, or when you bought your home. You may have spent months looking over information, getting feedback, looking at potential vehicles or houses, and more before you chose what was best for you. You were diligent, so you made sure you were investing your…

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Coast Guard Vessel Documentation Center

Your Boat and the Coast Guard Vessel Documentation Center

A lot more goes into owning a boat than you may realize at first. While you may purchase your ship with the intent of going out and enjoying time with your friends and family, fishing, swimming, snorkeling, or just traveling to warm, exotic places, you have to work at maintaining your boat to keep it…

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What Forms Will You Need for A TransferExchange of USCG Documentation

What Forms Will You Need for A Transfer/Exchange of USCG Documentation?

If you want to buy or sell a vessel, you will need to make the transfer of ownership clear to the US Coast Guard’s documentation center. This group keep all of the details of any US vessel, and any commercial or larger vessels need to be registered with the Coast Guard in order to be…

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Why Your USCG Documentation Can Help You Avoid Pollution

Why Your USCG Documentation Can Help You Avoid Pollution

As a boat owner, you understand the importance of clean waterways. It can affect the water, the wildlife and how your own well being. Having USCG documentation means you are a responsible owner. It can also mean that you care about your environment because you keep your vessel in good, clean repair. If you are…

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