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  • 16 July 2019

    A passenger of a roll-on/roll-off vessel died after being medevaced off Cebu, Philippines, on July 10.

  • 20 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Patras lost a crew member overboard while taking a pilot on board off Quebec.

  • 14 August 2017

    The cargo vessel Calumet, a 629-foot ship that ran aground on the north side of Sugar Island Wednesday, was refloated Friday, at approximately 8:50 PM local time, after the United States Coast Guard approved a salvage plan submitted by Grand River Navigation, the vessel’s owner. The St. Marys River, which had been closed to commercial […]

  • 9 February 2014

    Magnolia LNG Inks MoU with SKEC Group Liquefied Natural Gas Limited announced that Magnolia LNG, its 100% owned subsidiary, has executed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SK Engineering and Construction and its subsidiary SK E&C USA, (SKEC Group).  GE: Small-Scale LNG Plant (VIDEO) GE’s Small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) solution is a modular, plug-and-play […]

  • 8 October 2015
    Human Capital

    In response to growing industry demand, Maersk Training, in partnership with offshore wind turbine manufacturer MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, has become the first to offer an Advanced First Aid course specifically tailored to the needs of personnel working in the wind energy sector. Due to the increasing distance from shore to turbine and the prolonged […]

  • 18 September 2019

    A crew transfer vessel working in Liverpool Bay lost propulsion just north of the Burbo Bank offshore wind farm and was escorted and towed to a dock on the River Mersey by an RNLI lifeboat. The 21m water jet-powered catamaran, Challenger, lost propulsion on 16 September after a rope had fouled its jet drives. Seven […]

  • 15 February 2019

    SAMSA: Six people have lost their lives in a vessel fire at the Port of Durban.

  • 27 September 2006

    The conservation group WWF is calling on European consumers to think twice before they eat fish. A WWF report says much of the fish sold in Europe is the product of illegal, destructive or wasteful fishing. The report warns that continuing to buy it will bring many fish stocks to the brink of extinction. One […]

  • 3 July 2012

    “Spirit of Britain”, the Channel ferry of P&O Ferries has received the Safe Return to Port ShipPax Award. The award was delivered at the Ferry Shipping conference to the owner P&O Ferries, to the builder STX Finland and to Deltamarin. The awarding jury states in the diploma: “The SPIRIT OF BRITAIN is the most technically […]

  • 11 September 2019
    Business & Finance

    The ops were stopped on September 9, eighteen days after the vessel sent a distress signal.

  • 1 February 2008

    A ferry which ran aground at Blackpool has become a casualty of winter storms that have lashed parts of the UK. Fourteen passengers had to be airlifted from the Riverdance freight ferry, nine remaining crew members were rescued after a second Mayday was declared.

  • 4 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Coconut charcoal has been identified as the likely cause of last year’s fire on board the containership Yantian Express.

  • 20 November 2013

    ACE Group today announced the launch of a new insurance solution for contractors and suppliers as it expands its offering to the offshore oil and gas sector. “ACE Offshore”, which has been enhanced in response to direct feedback from companies operating in the sector, provides comprehensive protection to these businesses and now includes market-leading pollution […]

  • 13 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport & Tourism established the Committee on Large Container Ship Safety on 29 August 2013 in response to the casualty of a large container ship which occurred on 17 June 2013. The Committee has carried out active investigations and analyses in order to determine the cause and mechanism of the […]

  • 7 December 2013

    Yemen LNG confirmed that on Friday, at around 16 hours, a minor explosion occurred inside the Balhaf Plant. There were no casualties and the explosion caused only slight damage to non-essential equipment, the company said in a statement. The Balhaf Plant remains operational and production uninterrupted. Yemen LNG has initiated an investigation as to the […]

  • 23 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Inland Salvage Inc. recently conducted offshore salvage operations 40 nautical miles southwest of the Eugene Island, LA, successfully raising an Anchor Barge that sank in approximately 100 feet of water. They were called upon by the vessel’s owner to develop and execute a safe and expedient salvage plan to recover the anchor barge which went […]

  • 2 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Two years after the sinking of cargo ship El Faro, the US Coast Guard has released a report into the incident, which finds the captain of the ship most responsible for the tragedy. The Marine Board of Investigation (MBI) concluded that the primary cause of the casualty was the decision to navigate El Faro too […]

  • 16 September 2009

    A Malaysian dredger, the ‘Raja Akasia’, capsized in Lampung waters between West Lampung district and Bengkulu province, or about 150 miles from Bengulu city, off Sumatera Island, on Monday but there were no casualties. The ship with 13 crew members on board was later towed from Krui port at Lambar to Linau port in Kaur […]

  • 6 January 2020

    Four persons were killed following a pirate attack on a hopper dredger in the Gulf of Guinea.

  • 27 May 2019

    A carbon dioxide leak on a ship killed ten and injured nineteen people in eastern China.

  • 24 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    An unknown number of pirates armed with automatic weapons in a speed boat approached and fired at a tanker while it was some 61 nautical miles off the coast of Bayelsa Coast, Nigeria, according to data provided by IMB Piracy Reporting Centre. Alarm aboard the vessel was raised, while the onboard security team returned fire in the attack, […]

  • 28 June 2018

    A crew member of Seasuccess died while the ship was underway off the Mexican coast.