Search results for: Overboard

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  • 20 April 2006

    A man found floating on a raft between Denmark and Norway says he was thrown overboard from a ship and was adrift for two or three days. He was picked up by a Norwegian gas tanker on Friday morning in the international waters of the Skagerrak. The man, who spoke English, was said to be […]

  • 24 April 2006

    RESCUERS have abandoned the search for a Chinese sailor presumed dead after falling overboard from a Liberian-registered cargo ship off the New South Wales coast. An intensive two-day search for the 51-year-old in waters north of Newcastle has yielded no trace of the man, who disappeared from the Ym Rightness on Saturday night.

  • 7 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    The US Coast Guard has suspended search efforts for a 46-year-old Texas man who fell from the Royal Caribbean Cruises’ cruise ship Navigator of the Seas off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. The missing man, identified as David Mossman, was reported to have fallen from the 10th deck of the cruise ship into the water late Friday evening. The crew aboard […]

  • 23 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    MSC Cruises informed that a Mexican guest onboard MSC Divina went overboard on 18 June at approximately 5pm, when the ship was sailing in Brazilian waters between Fortaleza and Recife. “MSC Divina’s crew immediately raised the alarm while the Master alerted the Brazilian authorities to launch the appropriate procedures and to ask for assistance while […]

  • 18 May 2015

    A man fell overboard last weekend from the Statoil-operated semi-submersible rig West Hercules, offshore St. John’s, Canada. Statoil has notified the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board of the incident which occurred during the early morning of May 16, 2015. The person was recovered by the Maersk Clipper’s Fast Rescue Craft, transported back to the […]

  • 19 February 2007

    A man has died after falling overboard from an oil company guard boat 170km (106 miles) north east of Aberdeen. The alarm was raised at 1940 GMT on Saturday after a crewman from the Aberdeen-registered motor vessel Margaret Jane was lost overboard.

  • 30 July 2014

    Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has ceased search operations for a 41 year-old seafarer who fell overboard from the vessel MT Sigma Integrity in the early hours of the morning on Sunday 27 July 2014.   On Sunday 27 July, AMSA was alerted to a man overboard from the Liberian registered oil tanker MT Sigma […]

  • 8 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    A man has been reported missing and is feared to have fallen overboard Carnival Spirit near Vanuatu, an Oceanian island located in the South Pacific Ocean.   According to local media reports, the luxury cruise ship has turned around to retrace its course through so as to assist the search and rescue operation underway. The […]

  • 24 October 2014

    Italian Ro-Ro cargo vessel Grande Francia lost 10 containers overboard north of the German Bight due to rough weather caused by the hurricane Gonzalo on Oct 22, Hamburg water police informed. The ship was en route from Tilbury UK to Hamburg Germany when it began to roll due to strong winds about 10-11 wind gusts causing […]

  • 23 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    ITF called on the Transport Canada to ban foreign-crew from undertaking lashing after Maersk Patras incident.

  • 10 September 2009

    The innovative Mobilarm V100 Digital PLB is being shown to the European offshore industry for the first time at Offshore Europe 2009. This follows field trials which took place in the North Sea during July 2009. The V100 is a fully automated Marine Survivor Locating Device, which transmits a man overboard (MOB) distress alert via […]

  • 1 July 2020
    Rules & Regulation, Vessels

    Corrosion has emerged as the arch-enemy of the exhaust gas cleaning systems as the uptake of the technology rose with the entrance into force of the IMO 2020 sulphur cap. Like with any new technology, scrubber maintenance and operation has been a learning curve for ship owners and operators, especially in the context of preventing […]

  • 16 July 2020
    Equipment, Infrastructure, Safety, Vessels

    Earlier this week, a containership operated by Swiss shipping major Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) lost more than 20 containers overboard during a stormy weather in Algoa Bay near the city of Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) said.

  • 17 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    USCG: A crewmember from the cruise ship MSC Seaside went overboard off US Virgin Islands on May 16.

  • 14 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    A US federal grand jury in Mobile, Alabama, has indicted a Norwegian-based shipping company Det Stavangerske Dampskibsselskab AS (DSD Shipping) and four of its engineering officers on seven counts, including the use of the so-called ‘magic hose’ on board the tanker M/T Stavanger Blossom back in 2014. DSD Shipping and the engineering officers were charged with violating the Act […]

  • 16 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The search for the passenger who went overboard from the cruise ship Carnival Elation on February 13 was suspended in the evening hours on Tuesday, according to the United States Coast Guard (USCG). Namely, the passenger, identified as the 24-year-old Kevin Wellons from Georgia, went overboard while the cruise ship was sailing 14 nautical miles northeast of Great […]

  • 5 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The incident occurred on July 4 while the vessel was some 30 miles northwest of Cuba.

  • 3 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Around 270 containers are estimated to have fallen overboard from MSC Zoe, an ultra large containership owned by MSC.

  • 24 October 2006

    Parts of a steel tower for a wind farm in the Western Isles have been lost overboard from a ship in the North Sea. They were being transported from Denmark on the German-registered Lass Moon to Lewis. The towers should have been built on the island but the contract was taken away after the yard […]

  • 23 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The US authorities are searching for a person that went overboard from the Independence of the Seas cruise ship in Florida waters on December 22, 2016, the US Coast Guard (USCG) informed. The incident occurred some 33 miles southeast of Key Largo, the USCG said, adding that a 22-year-old man was reportedly seen going overboard. Royal […]

  • 15 February 2007

    Strong winds have resulted in more containers being swept overboard from the wrecked cargo ship MSC Napoli. The 62,000-tonne ship was grounded off the Devon coast on 20 January after being damaged in the English Channel.

  • 6 March 2016

    Search efforts continued today to locate a 46-year-old man who fell off the Royal Caribbean Cruises’ cruise ship Navigator of the Seas in the evening hours on Friday, according to the US Coast Guard. At the time of the incident the vessel was sailing some 36 nautical miles south of Carysfort Reef Light, off the coast of Key Largo, Florida. […]