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  • 22 November 2007

    A third person has died after a boat capsized in heavy seas off the North Yorkshire coast. Two men and a woman were taken to hospital after they were rescued from the sea when their 24ft cabin cruiser turned over near Whitby Harbour.

  • 24 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Three workers died, with the fourth still missing, when the structures collapsed at the Socar’s platform No 441 of the Narimanov oil and gas production department (OGPD) in the Caspian Sea offshore Azerbaijan, Socar says in a written statement. Socar goes on to say  that ”the structures collapsed during the repair works and a wagon-house fell into the […]

  • 12 May 2014

    Lukoil Overseas, operator of international upstream projects of LUKOIL Group, has confirmed that on Thursday, May 8th, 2014 a helicopter crashed in the coast waters of the Republic of Ghana 3.4 nautical miles (5.4 km) from Takoradi. The transportation helicopter operated by the local airline carrier and on contract to LUKOIL was on a routine […]

  • 16 May 2007

    Manila – Three people were killed and 14 others injured when an explosion rocked the engine room of a passenger ship in the central Philippines, the coast guard said Wednesday.

  • 30 December 2014

    Three crew members died after the Cambodia-flagged 1,915 dwt freighter Ming Guang sank Friday in the Sea of Japan off Aomori Prefecture, The Japan Times reports. The Japanese Coast Guard managed to retrieve all 10 crew members by helicopter and a patrol boat, but three died after being taken to a hospital in Hakodate, Hokkaido. The crew consisted of seven Chinese, […]

  • 1 August 2019

    Three workers died and at least six were injured following a toxic gas leak at a shipbreaking yard in Bangladesh.

  • 21 November 2016

    Three people were reported deceased while 12 were missing after two vessels collided off the coast of Indonesia’s East Java province, according to Indonesian National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas). The vessels which took part in the collision are the local fishing boat Mulya Sejati, which sank afterwards, and the Vietnamese bulk carrier MV Thaison […]

  • 8 February 2016

    Three offshore workers died in a fire outbreak that struck an offshore platform operated by the Mexican oil company Pemex on Sunday. According to Pemex, two deceased workers were Pemex employees, one of which died in a hospital, while the third worked for Cotemar. Nine workers, including the one who died at the hospital, were […]

  • 12 February 2015

    Three workers were killed, ten injured, and six are missing, after an explosion on a Floating Production Storage Offloading unit, operated by Petrobras, offshore Brazil. The FPSO, which has been operating since June 2009 in the post-salt of the Camarupim and Camarupim Norte fields, some 120 km off the Espírito Santo state coast, is owned […]

  • 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 […]

  • 22 December 2007

    The body of the skipper of the Flying Phantom tug has been found by police divers searching the capsized vessel. Stephen Humphreys, 33, from Greenock, was the last of three dead crew members to have been recovered.

  • 21 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Over 70 people are missing and three have been confirmed dead after a passenger vessel Marina Baru capsized on December 19 off southern Sulawesi, Indonesia, due to rough weather, according to local media. At the time of the incident the vessel was reportedly carrying some 125 passengers and crew members en route from the port of Kolaka to […]

  • 4 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Update: Burning Norman Atlantic Evacuated, Death Count Rises Italian and Greek rescue crews on Monday completed the air evacuation of 427 people from the Italian-flagged Norman Atlantic, a roro/passenger ferry that caught fire off the coast of Greece in the early hours of Sunday. 10 people died …Read more Two Dead After Ships Collide in […]

  • 15 February 2015

    The week before this one was filled with stories about the vessel Pieter Schelte and the controversy regarding its name. Namely, the unions in the UK did not want the vessel named after a Nazi Germany’s Waffen-SS officer to be working in the UK. What followed was an announcement that indeed the vessel will be renamed and that […]

  • 12 February 2015

    Following a report that three workers aboard the FPSO Cidade de Sao Mateus were killed in an explosion yesterday, BW Offshore has revealed that the death toll has risen. According to BW Offshore, which owns and operates the FPSO for Petrobras, offshore Brazil, five fatalities have been confirmed. BW Offshore CEO Karl C. Arnet said in the […]

  • 18 May 2014

    Lukoil confirms helicopter crash offshore Ghana. Three dead Lukoil Overseas, operator of international upstream projects of LUKOIL Group, has confirmed that on Thursday, May 8th, 2014, a helicopter crashed in the coast waters of the Republic of Ghana 3.4 nautical miles (5.4 km) from Takoradi. Vietnam: Factories set on fire in response to China’s offshore […]

  • 26 January 2012

    The removal of containers from the bow section of Rena remains the priority for the Svitzer salvage team. Yesterday, salvors removed one container of paper products. The weather today is forecast to deteriorate with wind rising to 20 knots and swells increasing from 1m to 2m around the wreck. The rough weather is forecast to […]

  • 30 December 2013

    Three workers drowned in Saudi Arabia when an offshore rig sank during maintenance works on Friday. Twenty four workers were rescued.   According to Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Aramco, the owner of the rig, recovered the three bodies and handed them to authorities. The workers are two Indians and a Bangladeshi. The accident took place in the Safaniya […]

  • 9 January 2015

    Pura Vida Princess catamaran, carrying 109 people on board, sank off Costa Rica. The incident led to a death of three elderly people, one British, one American and one Canadian. According to the reports, the cause of the incident were strong winds and waves that tipped the boat causing it to sink within minutes. The catamaran had […]

  • 16 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A North Jersey tugboat captain died, and three crew members needed to be rescued from the Atlantic Ocean after their vessel sank off Fire Island, N.Y. two days ago. The boat, owned by Wittich Brothers Marine, Inc, was working in Moriches on a dredging project and was traveling back to its base in Bayonne when […]

  • 15 September 2014

    Over one hundred people have been rescued from a ferry that listed and sank late Saturday having been caught up in rough weather in the central Philippines, according to the country’s Coast Guard. Rescuers recovered at least three bodies from M/V Maharlika II, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) officials said on Sunday. Search and rescue efforts […]

  • 6 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Up to fifty Chinese tourists are missing while 17 were confirmed dead after three ships capsized off Phuket, Thailand.