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  • 7 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 33,609 dwt Argent Cosmos ran aground in the morning hours of June 6 after it lost the use of a fuel pump on the Columbia River in the vicinity of Skamokawa, Washington. There were no reports of pollution in the river, flooding aboard the vessel or injuries to crewmembers, according to data provided by the United States […]

  • 28 May 2015

    A bulk carrier loaded with sulfur ran aground in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday, while transiting outbound from Neches Industrial Park, the US Coast Guard reported. At approximately 1:30 p.m., watchstanders at the Coast Guard Vessel Traffic Control Port Arthur received a call from the pilot aboard the 615-foot Panamanian flagged vessel Jian Qiang, […]

  • 11 January 2016

    Some 18 people were evacuated from a Panama-flagged cargo ship after it ran aground on Sunday, December 10 on a breakwater at the approach to the Japanese Sakata port, the Sakata Coast Guard said. The Russian ship has been identified as the City and had left the Russian port of Nakhodka and arrived in Akita prefecture, where it […]

  • 27 June 2006

    The container ship Safmarine Agulhas is still aground off the East London harbour, said National Port Authority spokesperson Terry Taylor on Tuesday. “There’s no change. She’s still aground about 50m off the breakwall,” said Taylor. He said the ship was apparently aground on sand. “We’re awaiting a salvage crew from Cape Town which will work […]

  • 11 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    A crew of 21 people was evacuated after the 2006-built containership TS Taipei ran aground off Shimen, Taiwan in the morning hours of March 10, according to local media reports. The 20,615 dwt vessel lost propulsion and grounded on a rocky shallow due to harsh weather conditions at the site. TS Taipei reportedly suffered breaches in the aft part and […]

  • 14 September 2007

    A chemical tanker controlled by Norwegian shipowning firm Odfjell has run aground off Indonesia. Odfjell reported late Thursday that its chemical tanker Bow Star ran aground after leaving the Indonesian port of Batam.

  • 19 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    A 275 meter-long tanker has run aground at the Bosphorus anchorage while proceeding for operations during her southbound transit, GAC informed. The Suezmax tanker, identified by local media as SCF Khibiny, ran aground on June 18th near Istanbul, Turkey. According to the reports, the Liberia-flagged tanker, owned by Russian company Sovcomflot, had been warned by […]

  • 9 December 2011

      The Mantiwoc, a ship carrying limestone, ran aground in Saint Joseph this week. Being unable to get into the harbor, the ship had no other choice but to go back 300 to 500 feet off from Dock 63. This happened at the same time as the State Senate was considering a resolution cosponsored by […]

  • 1 January 2008

    A German container vessel with 27 crew on board has run aground in the Dover Strait off the coast of Kent. The 90,465-tonne LT Cortesia was en route to the Suez Canal when it ran aground on the Varne Bank, nine miles (14km) south of Dover harbour.

  • 25 November 2015

    Barbados-flagged 10,351 DWT reefer Crown Emma has run aground in Kireçburnu, on the eastern side of the Bosphorus, Turkey on Tuesday evening at 21:40 p.m., the Turkish Directorate General of Coastal Safety informed. The ship was en route from Varna East to Algeciras in Spain when it lost control due to a rudder malfunction and almost hit the petrol station […]

  • 15 September 2011

      The RDB Ocean of Joy, a Hong Kong-flagged dry-bulk carrier, ran aground in the Port of Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, Brazil’s Navy said… By Jeb Blount (Reuters) [mappress] Source: Reuters, September 15, 2011

  • 11 September 2007

    A luxury boat has run aground off Guernsey’s east coast. The motor cruiser sailed from St Peter Port on Wednesday morning and went aground between Bordeaux and Herm.

  • 26 September 2006

    A freighter loaded with grain ran aground Monday just off Vancouver’s Stanley Park, blocking shipping traffic and snarling vehicle traffic as drivers gawked from the Lions Gate Bridge high above. The Malta-registered Krateros hit bottom at about 4:45 p.m. “It suffered a major malfunction, causing it to go aground,” said Vancouver Port Authority spokeswoman Grace […]

  • 14 May 2020

    An Iranian-registered container ship Shahraz and Indonesian-registered bulk carrier Samudra Sakti I ran aground at Batu Berhanti within Indonesian territorial waters on Monday, May 11. The ships ran aground in close proximity, which could indicate that the vessels were either trying to avoid a potential collision with each other or a third vessel. The cause […]

  • 23 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Liberia-flagged tanker SCF Khibiny that ran aground at the Bosphorus anchorage on June 18th near Istanbul, Turkey has refloated on her own. The 275 meter-long tanker got rounded while proceeding for operations during her southbound transit, GAC informed. The tanker, owned by Russian shipping company Sovcomflot, refloated using her own power on June 2o and proceeded to the port of […]

  • 23 January 2007

    Just days after a Cypriot cargo ship ran aground off Latvia’s northwestern coast, another small cargo ship ran into problems, though this time due to the negligence of its captain and crew. On Jan. 21, the Malta-registered Nijord, a small cargo vessel, ran aground at about 11 p.m. despite warnings from Latvian coastal authorities to […]

  • 5 April 2005

    The Portuguese oil tanker that ran aground Sunday morning near northeast China’s Dalian Port is out of danger Monday afternoon after 28 hours of rescue efforts. The local maritime bureau said the Arteaga, carrying 119,574 tons of crude oil, ran aground around 11 a.m. near the new port of Dalian.

  • 6 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    A general cargo ship ran aground in the Dardanelles at around 1:30 a.m. local time Friday after suffering a steering malfunction, Turkey’s General Directorate of Coastal Safety (Kıyı Emniyeti Genel Müdürlüğü) reports. The 3,194 dwt Schillig was sailing from the Black Sea port of Constanta in Romania to the port of Casablanca, Morocco, when it […]

  • 20 April 2012

      On April 18 container ship Phoenix J run aground west of Rauma, Gulf of Bothnia, after leaving Rauma Port. Reportedly, the vessel is hard aground and its double bottom tank has been broken. There are leaks in the ballast tanks and cargo holds. “The ship’s ballast tanks have been breached and water has leaked […]

  • 2 October 2006

    The crew of the Cambodian flagged cargo ship named “Kaptan Dursun Akbas” which had ran aground at Canakkale Strait earlier today, are trying to rescue the ship with their own efforts. After running aground in the Kepez- Dalyan Region, the captain did not ask for rescue assistance, and the crew members are trying to rescue […]

  • 18 October 2011

      A ferry on the Hatteras Inlet route ran aground Sunday afternoon and was stuck on a shoal for around three hours before… By Sam Walker (OuterBanksVoice) [mappress] Source: OuterBanksVoice, October 18, 2011

  • 16 March 2007

    An investigation has found a woodchip carrier may have run aground in the Tamar River, near Tasmania, last year because of inattention. In May last year the Singapore-registered woodchip carrier Crimson Mars was leaving Bell Bay for Taiwan fully loaded when it ran aground on a reef.