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  • 22 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    The ‘A’ rated 170 million GT North P&I club has just published a new loss-prevention guide for watchkeepers on how to avoid collisions at sea. Designed specifically for use on ship’s bridges, it focuses on what the club considers to be the most important ‘rules of the road’ in the International Regulations for Prevention Collisions […]

  • 19 August 2009

    Mammoet Salvage, based in Schiedam, the Netherlands, has started the salvage operation of the Formosaproduct Brick. This product tanker, with a length of 228.5 meters, is on fire in the Straits of Malacca, 20 miles from Port Dickson, Malaysia. The tanker, carrying 58,000 tons of highly flammable naphtha, collided with the Ostende Max bulk carrier […]

  • 24 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    Australia released a report into the collision between containership Beijing Bridge and fishing vessel Saxon Onward.

  • 12 November 2014

    Lloyd’s Register Energy has launched new offshore collision guidance notes for the marine and energy industries to assist owners, operators, and designers of offshore units with identifying potential collision scenarios, assessing the relative risks and conducting numerical analysis, establishing representative collision loads, and measuring the impact of these loads on the structural integrity of offshore units.  A collision […]

  • 27 May 2016
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development

    Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has published a guidance on assessing the risk of marine wildlife colliding with tidal turbines.

  • 12 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Mitigating the risk of collision at sea requires a deep understanding of the causes. New industry guidance issued today helps to make offshore operations safer for marine and energy operators. The new Guidance Notes for Collision Analysis assist owners, operators, and designers of offshore units with identifying potential collision scenarios, assessing the relative risks and […]

  • 19 February 2019

    All 15 people aboard the crew transfer vessel (CTV) World Bora were injured after the CTV collided with a cargo ship several nautical miles northeast of the Rügen island in the German Baltic Sea on Tuesday morning, 19 February. Several people sustained serious injuries in the collision, according to the German Maritime Search and Rescue Association […]

  • 28 May 2019

    Authorities investigating faint knocking sound heard from the sunken Sensho Maru on Monday.

  • 29 March 2019

    MPA: An error in the turning maneuver of Greece-flagged bulker caused February collision.

  • 14 May 2015

    A chief engineer aboard a Philippine fast ferry died in a collision with a cargo ship off Talisay City, Cebu, yesterday afternoon, the local daily The Philippine Star reports. The fast ferry Starcraft 9 was reportedly travelling to Tubigon, Bohol when it collided with the freighter MV Our Lady of Faith at around 6 pm, local time. The force of […]

  • 21 September 2015
    Environment, Research & Development

    Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has launched a public consultation on its new guide aimed at helping the offshore renewables industry ensure the right development goes in the right place. High energy tidal environments are attractive to marine mammals, fish and diving birds, and are used as locations for tidal stream energy projects. Operational tidal turbines […]

  • 7 January 2016

    Some 156 passengers and crew were rescued after a Malaysian-flagged ferry Zuhairi collided with a lightless barge and partially sank near Semporna port, Malaysia, in the evening hours of January 6, according to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency. As the ferry was slowly sinking, the authorities managed to rescue the passengers within an hour following the collision. Some 21 […]

  • 21 November 2017

    US Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold suffered minimal damage after it collided with a tugboat off the coast of Japan, on November 18. The incident occurred while the vessel was taking part in a scheduled towing exercise in Sagami Bay. The tug boat lost propulsion and drifted into the ship. “No one was injured on either […]

  • 23 October 2017

    Two more bodies of seafarers, former crew members of JBB De Rong 19 dredger, have been recovered in Singapore territorial waters since the fatal collision between the dredger and tanker Kartika Segara that occurred on September 13. This brings the total body count to four of the five persons that went missing following the accident, according […]

  • 21 July 2016

    The UK Royal Navy’s nuclear-powered submarine, HMS Ambush, collided with a merchant vessel off Gibraltar on July 20 at 13:30 local time while conducting a training exercise, the country’s ministry of defense said in a statement.  The Royal Navy said the Astute-class submarine was involved “in a glancing collision” while submerged. “The submarine suffered some external damage […]

  • 3 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    MPA Singapore and Japan-based Fujitsu conclude a field trial in analyzing marine traffic risks in the Singapore Strait.

  • 7 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    The captain of an inland cargo ship died following a collision involving a bulk carrier off Vietnam.

  • 2 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Investigations into two separate collisions involving US Navy vessels have revealed that multiple failures by watch standers contributed to the incidents. The navy released a report on November 1 detailing the events and actions that led to the collision of USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) and Philippine-flagged containership ACX Crystal, operated by Japan’s NYK Line, off the coast […]

  • 8 March 2018

    The collision between Alnic MC and USS John S McCain was caused by a sudden turn of the warship into the tanker’s path.

  • 13 November 2017

    The body of the last missing crew member of dredger JBB de Rong 19 has been recovered two months after the fatal collision between the dredger and tanker Kartika Segara, the MPA Singapore said in its latest update. “The body was found inside the accommodation structure of the dredger by divers during salvage operations on November […]

  • 13 September 2017

    Divers have recovered two bodies belonging to the crew members of the Dominican-registered dredger Jbb de Rong 19 who went missing after the vessel collided with Indonesian-registered tanker Kartika Segara in Singapore territorial waters earlier today. Following the collision, the dredger capsized and was last reported to be partially submerged. There were 12 crew members onboard the dredger when the […]

  • 20 August 2014
    Environment, Research & Development

    Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) have recently completed two reports relating to marine renewable energy developments and their potential impact on the environment.  These reports offer a risk assessment of the interaction between marine renewable devices and the diving birds and megafauna in the area. The first report, Commissioned Report No. 773. A Diving Bird Collision Risk […]