The U. S. Coast Guard issued a message directing the modernization of the USCG oil spill response program.  Among other things, it provides for the removal of all Spilled Oil Recovery Systems from seagoing buoy tenders and the retention of Vessel of Opportunity Skimming Systems (VOSS) at National Strike Force (NSF) units.

Link: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USDHSCG/bulletins/296de02