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  • 11 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Five people died and one person was injured in a fire which broke out at ASL Marine Holdings’ shipyard in Batam, Indonesia. The incident, which occurred on September 7, 2017, happened on board a tanker that was being repaired at one of the company’s dry docks. Initial investigations suggest that the fire started inside and […]

  • 4 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Nine people went missing after the 2, 478 TEU Mercosul Santos containership collided with a tug pushing barges on the Amazon river on Wednesday, August 2. Following the impact, the tug sank taking eleven of its crew members with it along with some barges owned by Bertolini. Two crew members have been rescued, according to local […]

  • 30 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Australia’s NT WorkSafe has charged Barge Express over the death of a deckhand in January 2017.

  • 14 September 2020
    Environment, Safety, Vessels

    Cable laying ship Responder sank on the afternoon of September 12 Seoul time, west of southern tip of Tsushima island in East China sea off the coast of South Korea. The ship went down after more than 12-hour long firefighting campaign. According to local media reports, the sinking took place due to the flooding caused […]

  • 29 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Port of Salalah responded to a fire onboard a fishing vessel BAEK YUNG 29 that occurred at approximately 0300 on 28 October, 2013 while berthed at the port. The port authority has responded with all possible assistance in firefighting on both land and sea, via fire trucks and specialized firefighting equipment aboard harbor tug vessels. […]

  • 8 April 2020

    DUPI is a leading provider of insurances and professional services to the Shipping, Marine & Transport, Dredging, Construction and Energy industries. Our Dutch roots date back to 1988 when we started as a local P&I broker. Today, we operate in three countries with over 100 professionals providing a full range of marine, P&I, CAR/Engineering, Casualty […]

  • 9 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Two people went missing following a collision between a Chinese general cargo vessel Guo Shun 21 and Vietnam’s Thanh Dat 01, which occurred in the evening hours of August 8 in the South China Sea, local media reported. The Vietnamese ship, which was carrying 11 people, subsequently sank. Nine people were rescued after the collision, while […]

  • 27 November 2017

    Bulk carrier MV Baby Leeyn, formerly known as MV Jana, got disabled and went adrift on November 26, south of Cape. St Mary’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.  Carrying 35 tonnes of marine diesel fuel and 250 tonnes of heavy fuel on board, the small bulker set sail for Romania on Saturday, November 25 and shortly after […]

  • 8 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    A CMA CGM container vessel collided with the harbour wall while berthing at Jebel Ali Port, Terminal 1 on May 4 striking the leg of a quay crane causing it to fall, Dubai-based terminal operator DP World confirmed. A second crane was also shifted off its rails during the incident but remained upright and stable. […]

  • 24 August 2017

    At least four people died and seven are reported missing after the 48,200 DWT bulker Royal Arsenal collided with Iraqi diving support vessel Al Misbar on Saturday, August 19, while departing Umm Qasr, Iraq. Due to the strength of the impact, Al Misbar sank taking down 21 crew members with it. Ten crew members were […]

  • 23 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Image Courtesy: Autonomous Port of Abidjan While docking at the Port of Abidjan’s container terminal on May 18, a cargo vessel hit Pier 21 and collided with a gantry crane, causing it to collapse. The vessel in question is Da Zhi, according to Blueoceania Incorporated. The 28,000 dwt multipurpose (MPP) ship is owned by China’s COSCOCS […]

  • 20 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    In preparation for the rainy season, the local government of San Fernando recently purchased an hydraulic backhoe excavator that will be used in dredging river channels surrounding the city. The equipment was inaugurated last Friday at the Mapalad Creek in Brgy. San Nicolas through the initiative of the City Engineer’s Office in line with the […]

  • 29 July 2014

    USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4), a Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship, rescued nine crew members from a Yemeni-flagged cargo vessel that had lost power, was taking on water and was adrift in the Gulf of Oman, on July 28, at approximately 9:00 a.m. local time.   The crew from Asaed requested assistance and […]

  • 24 January 2018

    Ocean Spirit I ran aground just off the entrance of the East Gregory Channel of Charlotte Amalie Harbor.

  • 2 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Marine Response Alliance (MRA), an association of the top U.S. emergency responders providing OPA 90 Salvage Marine Firefighting (SMFF), has relocated from Pompano, Fla., to Houston to be situated with international salvage partner TITAN Salvage. Conveniently located near George Bush International airport, the new office boasts a 102,500 square-foot maintenance and warehousing facility with 4.61 […]

  • 28 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    At least five shipbreaking workers have been killed and five more severely injured in a series of fatal accidents at the beaching yards in Bangladesh in only one month, according to data provided by NGO Shipbreaking Platform. At the end of May a worker died at Seiko Steel shipbreaking yard when he fell from great heights, […]

  • 2 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Former captain of the sunken Costa Concordia cruise ship, Francesco Schettino, has begun his appeal against a 16-year prison sentence ordered by an Italian court in February 2015, according to BBC. Schettino’s legal team is now seeking to overturn the conviction in an appeal which began on Thursday and is scheduled to run until the end of May. […]

  • 17 July 2017

    General cargo ship VTB 26, carrying 4,700 tons of coal and 13 crew members on board capsized and sank on Monday, July 17 in Cua Lo anchorage, Gulf of Tonkin, amid relentless waves caused by typhoon Talas. According to the latest update from Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport, 7 people have been rescued, while three seafarers […]

  • 25 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Over thirty people drowned, including seven children, after an overcrowded wooden boat with approximately 750 people on board listed causing hundreds of people to fall in the water on May 24 off the coast of Libya. “As the distribution of life jackets was completed, a sudden movement of the desperate people on board destabilised the boat […]

  • 6 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Intercargo: 2019 signifies a year for dry cargo owners to prepare their vessels for landmark changes in shipping.

  • 29 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Total operating costs for the tanker, bulker and container ship sectors were all down in 2016, shipping adviser Moore Stephens said in its ship operating costs benchmarking tool OpCost 2017. On a year-on-year basis, the tanker index was down by 3 points, or 1.7%, while the bulker index also fell by 3 points, or 1.9%. The […]

  • 1 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    ClassNK has revealed report on the investigation of the cause of MOL Comfort’s fire and subsequent sinking from summer 2013. ClassNK established the Investigative Panel on Large Container Ship Safety, comprised of experts from shipbuilders, shipowners and academic institutions, to investigate the possibility of casualty occurrence and consider and examine safety of the large containership’s […]