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  • 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 […]

  • 6 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Nathan E. Stewart ran aground in the Seaforth Channel probably due to the second mate falling asleep while on watch.

  • 27 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    Cargo ship Efe Murat ran aground on a breakwater off Bari, Italy. Vessel continued listing since the incident.

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Strong winds and stormy weather grounded the 27,308 dwt bulk carrier Goodfaith on the northern shore of the Greek island Andros, the Aegean Sea, the Hellenic Coast Guard reports. The 1994-built bulker ran aground shortly after midnight, February 11, while en route from the port of Eleusis to Ukraine’s port of Odessa, with 22 crew on board. […]

  • 30 July 2020

    Smit Salvage has been awarded the contract to refloat the giant bulker that ran aground off Mauritius over the weekend. Local contactor CELERO will also join the salvage operation and assist in the pumping out of fuel from the ship. The Capesize bulker Wakashio is believed to be carrying 3,894 tonnes of low-sulphur fuel oil, […]

  • 7 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    The M/S Osfjord wreck was cut up into six sections, that were then transported to a scrap yard.

  • 3 July 2018

    Product tanker 19Winner was refloated from the coast of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, on July 2.

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Car carrier Höegh Osaka that was stranded in the Solent for 19 days set sail on Tuesday for Falmouth where it will undergo final repair. According to the latest vessel tracking data from Marine Traffic, Osaka was around three nautical miles from Falmouth, sailing on its own power. The repair is expected to take up to three weeks enabling […]

  • 7 September 2018

    A general cargo ship Arslanbey ran aground on a beach in Kanatadika, Greece, on Tuesday, September 4.

  • 24 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    The car carrier Makassar Highway ran aground in the Tjust archipelago, Sweden in the morning hours of July 23.

  • 28 August 2018

    Twelve Indonesian crew members of the grounded cargo ship Jin Hua have been evacuated from the stricken vessel.

  • 2 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    French cruise company, Master fined NZD 100,000 following a grounding incident in New Zealand.

  • 13 April 2017

    Euronav’s crude oil tanker M/T Alex ran aground on Wednesday, April 12th on a soft mud bottom while sailing between Borneo and Sumatra on its way to Ningbo, China. According to the ship’s managers, Euronav Ship Management, the 299,446 DWT vessel was laden when it got grounded. “No injuries or pollution have been reported while the vessel remains […]

  • 14 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    The ro-ro passenger ferry Hebrides ran aground due to a mechanical failure which resulted from a loose screw, the Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) informed. Hebrides lost control of its port controllable pitch propeller and grounded while it was approaching Lochmaddy, North Uist, Scotland on September 25, 2016. Loss of control was caused by a mechanical […]

  • 21 February 2007

    Salvage experts in charge of the recovery of the MSC Napoli, grounded off Lyme Bay in Devon, are planning to remove the ship from the coast.

  • 8 September 2014

    An up-close view of Turkish-flagged cargo ship MV Ince Inebolu’s bow stuck on the rocks on the Greek island of Astypalaia. The ship was sailing from Yemen to Russia on Friday, September 5, when it ran aground. The ship was not carrying any cargo at the time of the accident. There was no pollution to […]

  • 18 March 2019

    A small clean tanker ran aground near the Port of Gavrio, Andros island in Greece.

  • 12 February 2015

    The Hellenic Coast Guard safely evacuated all 22 crew members of the bulk carrier Goodfaith that grounded yesterday on the northern shore of the Greek island Andros, the Aegean Sea. 18 crewmen were airlifted, while the local fire department coordinated the land rescue of the remaining four. The three tugs sent from Piraeus to aid the stranded […]

  • 1 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The recently grounded crude oil tanker M/T Alex could be set free on May 4 as the proposed ship refloating plan received approval from relevant authorities, according to the ship’s managers Euronav Ship Management. Namely, the Indonesian Authorities approved the salvage plan on April 27 and provided a permit for the lightening operation to be performed. According to the […]

  • 20 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    The 40,600 dwt tanker Seatrout has run aground off Antwerp after it collided with the bulk carrier Usolie. The incident occurred in the early morning hours on September 20 while both vessels were sailing in the same direction on the Scheldt river. The tanker was not loaded with cargo at the time. The authorities said that the […]

  • 27 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Investigation is underway into the causes that led the 2001-built bulk carrier Odigitria to ground on the Delaware River, the United States Coast Guard reports. The 622-foot Marshall Islands-flagged vessel ran into trouble in the morning hours of December 26 as it was transiting to Grows Terminal in Morrisville, Pennsylvania. The bulker, owned by Greek ship manager and […]

  • 12 April 2016

    The containership Jan Van Gent ran aground in the St. Lawrence river, south of Yamachiche, Quebec, after a failure in its engine and steering caused the vessel to drift off the fairway, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) confirmed. The 2009-built ship was refloated in the afternoon hours the same day with the assistance of tugs. The ship then proceeded up the river […]