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  • 16 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Egyptian Aircraft Accident Investigation Committee has confirmed the discovery of several main locations of the wreckage of EgyptAir Flight 804, which crashed into the Mediterranean Sea last month. Survey vessel ‘John Lethbridge’, contracted by the Egyptian government to join the search, has identified the locations and provided the investigation committee with first images of the wreckage. Based on the wreckage locations, the search […]

  • 26 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian-based specialist subsea service company DOF Subsea Norway AS has secured a contract with Kystverket regarding survey of the wreckage and surrounding seabed of U-864. The first stage of the contract starts in December 2012 and comprises survey of mercury pollution in the wreckage area. The second stage starts spring 2013 and comprises removal of […]

  • 26 October 2012
    Project & Tenders

    Norwegian-based specialist subsea service company DOF Subsea Norway AS has secured a contract with Kystverket regarding survey of the wreckage and surrounding seabed of U-864. The first stage of the contract starts in December 2012 and comprises survey of mercury pollution in the wreckage area. The second stage starts spring 2013 and comprises removal of […]

  • 9 January 2007

    Removal of the remaining wreckage of the ship New Carissa from the beach at Coos Bay has been put off another year, the state said today. Oregon officials had hoped to see the wreckage gone by fall. But Department of State Lands Director Louise Soliday said there is not enough time to finish negotiations with […]

  • 16 May 2016

    Accident Investigation Board Norway has issued a preliminary report of the investigation into the crash of the CHC-operated Super Puma helicopter in Norway, on April 29, in which 13 people died. The AIBN said the report is published to disseminate information obtained during the earliest stages of the investigation, with the intention to give a brief update […]

  • 7 June 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    The National Transportation Safety Board will launch a mission to recover a voyage data recorder of the sunken El Faro vessel, that was located on April 26 in about 15,000 feet of water near the Bahamas. The voyage data recorder is from the cargo ship El Faro, a U.S. flagged cargo ship that sank during Hurricane Joaquin […]

  • 5 October 2016
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    U.S. oil company Chevron is still searching for a worker who went missing after the helicopter carrying six people crashed offshore Angola over a week ago. Five bodies have been recovered so far. The helicopter was carrying five passengers and a pilot to Chevron’s Tombua Landana platform off Angola, when it crashed last Monday. Four […]

  • 29 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Three bodies have been recovered near the wreckage of the sunken Thorco Cloud and one of them has been confirmed as one of the six missing crew members of the sunken vessel. The six crew members of the Antigua and Barbuda-flagged freighter Thorco Cloud went missing after their ship sank in the Singapore Strait in […]

  • 31 March 2008

    A board of inquiry in Australia is to investigate the sinking of a World War II cruiser, following the discovery of its wreckage. HMAS Sydney came under attack from the German cruiser Kormoran in late 1941.

  • 2 October 2007

    A search has resumed for a fisherman whose boat was found broken up on rocks on the Aberdeenshire coast. The overturned wreckage of the Nadine II was spotted at Craigmaroinn in Portlethen Bay on Wednesday evening.

  • 29 August 2013

    Air Accidents Investigation Branch has, in the wake of last Friday’s Super Puma helicopter crash off Shetland, announced that preliminary information indicates that the approach proceeded normally until approximately three miles from the  Sumburgh Airport runway when there was a reduction in airspeed accompanied by an increased rate of descent. The AS332 L2 Super Puma helicopter, owned […]

  • 3 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The wreckage found at the bottom of the ocean on the 31st of October has been confirmed to be the ill-fated El Faro cargo ship, that sank on October 1st having succumbed to the strong winds of the Hurricane Joaquin, the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said in an update. ​A search team on board the USNS Apache […]

  • 6 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Sri Lanka Navy has commenced salvaging the wreckage of the Lion Air Antonov 24 aircraft, which had crashed into the sea due to a missile attack launched by the LTTE terrorists on 29th September 1998. The salvage operation is being carried out by an SLN specialized diving team led by Captain Jayantha Gamage under the […]

  • 28 July 2006

    Poland’s Navy has identified a sunken shipwreck in the Baltic Sea as almost certainly being Nazi Germany’s only aircraft carrier, the Graf Zeppelin. The oil firm Petrobaltic discovered the shipwreck on July 12 on the sea floor about 38 miles north of Gdansk. Suspecting it could be the Graf Zeppelin, the navy sent a survey […]

  • 8 June 2009

    The salvage operation to remove the final section of the wrecked container ship MSC Napoli has been delayed. Salvors working to raise the remains of the stern from the sea bed off the Devon coast said the operation could take at least another week. They said the wreckage of the stricken ship had become stuck […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Research & Development

    The type and size of barnacles on the Malaysian Airways MH370 flight debris could provide clues to the path it took through the Indian Ocean, according to researchers at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC). The Indian Ocean contains a mixture of cold and warm waters, with different barnacle species living in each. The speculated crash […]

  • 13 September 2017

    The probable cause of the October 2015 sinking of the cargo ship El Faro in the Atlantic Ocean is set to be determined in December 2017, according to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). The decision would be made at a meeting, scheduled to be held on December 12. In addition to determining the probable cause of […]

  • 24 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Thorco Shipping has released 3D images following the first diving survey of its multipurpose carrier Thorco Cloud, which sank on December 16 after having collided with the tank vessel Stolt Commitment from Stolt Tankers. The images reveal that Thorco Cloud reportedly has broken into two pieces, divided with 1600 meters. They furthermore show that the wreckage […]

  • 27 December 2007

    The apparent wreckage of a cargo ship that disappeared along with 14 sailors has been found, but lay too deep in the water to raise immediately, South Korean officials said Wednesday. Meanwhile, the search continued for the missing. The ship, carrying 2,000 tons of nitric acid, was feared sunk after it sent out a distress […]

  • 4 October 2011
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

      Saudi authorities have launched a special operation to salvage the wreckage of a sunken ship destroyed during World War 1 by Italian … (thenews) [mappress] Source: thenews, October 04 , 2011;

  • 4 October 2006

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported that it found a ship that was lost at sea in 1886 in the Northwestern Hawaiian. The wreckage of the Dunnottar Castle was found in waters off Kure Atoll on July 3. The iron hulled, 258-foot, three-mast British cargo ship was home-ported in Scotland.

  • 20 October 2006

    The US Navy has rescued four Filipino fishermen found clinging to the wreckage of their vessel after four days at sea, officials and survivors said Friday. An ABS-CBN Regional News Group report identified the fishermen as Jimmy de Gracia and Raymond, Giovanni and Andrew Sumandal.