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  • 22 May 2015

    Operators of alpha ventus, Riffgat, Global Tech I and Trianel Borkum offshore wind farms have joined to cooperate in emergency rescue at sea. For the first time, different operators have developed a unified rescue plan for four North Sea wind farms, located 15-95 kilometers off the island of Borkum. The aim is to create a high-quality emergency care from […]

  • 7 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people from the water after their boat caught fire near Shinnecock, N.Y., April 6, 2014. After receiving a distress call, the Coast Guard Station Shinnecock and the South Hampton Bay Constables responded and rescue crew was dispatched to the area. The fire engulfed the 36-foot cabin cruiser and the three […]

  • 18 November 2006

    TWO missing crew members were pulled from the water with minor injuries several hours after their small ship sank near Sheshan Island, local maritime authorities said yesterday.

  • 10 April 2015

    Search and rescue charity Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) is preparing to set sail on 2015 sea rescue mission in the Mediterranean waters starting in May. The mission is aimed at helping reduce the number of refugees, migrants and asylum seekers that venture out to sea in unseaworthy vessels on journeys that often turn out to be […]

  • 20 December 2011

    Following the overturn of Russia’s Kolskaya drilling rig on December 18, the Atlas rescue vessel has joined the searching of the missing crewmen this morning Itar-Tass News Agency reports. The Atlas vessel is participating in rescue operations together with other rescuing boats, among which there are the Magadan icebreaker, the Georgy Froyer tanker and the […]

  • 11 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Phoenix International has promoted Kent VanHorn to vice president for Global Submarine Rescue. A retired U.S. Navy Submarine Warfare Officer, prior Commanding Officer of the Navy Undersea Rescue Command, and current U.S. Navy Submarine Rescue Operations and Maintenance Contract Program Manager, VanHorn has extensive worldwide experience coordinating submarine rescue operations and maintaining complex rescue vehicles […]

  • 1 November 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Dockside trials of the Bester-1 deep-sea rescue submersible (Project 18271) carried by rescue ship Igor Belousov will start in Apr 2013, director general of JSC Admiralteyskie Verfi shipyard Alexander Buzakov said on Oct 30 at the ship’s launching ceremony. The manned deep-sea submersible was developed by the Lazurit Design Bureau (Nizhny Novgorod) and is being […]

  • 20 February 2013

    Rescue ONE has secured an order for 75 rescue boats for the country of Thailand. The order will be shipped in phases over the next 6 months set for an in service date of late 2013. Rescue ONE in partnership with DLM Solutions headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand has been awarded a project to equip government […]

  • 29 March 2019

    ICS expresses concerns about the recent incident involving migrants on board El Hiblu 1. 

  • 6 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Undersea Rescue Command (URC) and the Virginia-class fast-attack submarine USS Texas (SSN 775) completed a submarine rescue exercise at the U.S. Navy’s Southeast Alaska Acoustic Measurement Facility (SEAFAC) off the coast of Ketchikan. “The exercise demonstrated the Navy’s ability to conduct an underwater rescue of a submerged submarine in an unfamiliar environment,” said Cmdr. Michael […]

  • 5 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The latest rescue vessel commissioned by the Royal Netherlands Sea Rescue Institution (Koninklijke Nederlandse Redding Maatschappij, ‘KNRM’) has passed one of the most important trials it had to pass at Damen Shipyards Group in Gorinchem before being entrusted to its crew. The capsize trials had to show that this youngest generation of rescue vessel is […]

  • 29 November 2011
    Business & Finance

      The officers and crew of Evergreen Line’s 1,164-TEU containership UNI-ASPIRE successfully rescued a Korean seafarer in the South China Sea just south of Hong Kong on November 22. UNI-ASPIRE received an emergency call from HKMRCC (Hong Kong Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre) at 6 a.m. requesting assistance in the rescue operation while the containership was […]

  • 10 January 2013

    Afai Southern received, January 6th 2013, the bid-winning notice about construction project of coastal fast rescue vessels (7-10#) for Rescue & Salvage Bureau of Ministry of Transport of the People’s Republic of China, and was confirmed as bid winner. In 2005-2006, Afai Southern accomplished the construction project of the first batch of coastal fast rescue vessels […]

  • 14 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The United States Coast Guard has suspended the active search for a missing passenger of Holland America’s Statendam cruise ship, who was reported to be unaccounted for after the vessel arrived in Seattle on Monday morning. Sector Puget Sound watchstanders received a call around 10:55 a.m. from a Holland America vessel agent reporting a passenger aboard the […]

  • 31 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Maritime Safety Authority’s (AMSA) Rescue Coordination Centre (RCC Australia) was advised this morning by the Aurora Australis that the ship will not be able to reach the MV Akademik Shokalskiy. The Aurora Australis advised RCC Australia it would be at risk of becoming beset by ice itself if it continued to make further […]

  • 31 August 2015

    A 24-metre fuelling vessel Erin Wood collided with a 4,155 dwt Cyprus-registered cargo vessel Daroja on Saturday evening, August 29, some two miles off Peterhead, the UK’s Maritime and Coastguard Agency informed. At 5.10pm Aberdeen Coastguard received a Mayday call from the Erin Wood with two crew on board, which had taken on water following the collision. […]

  • 30 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Nordic American Tankers Limited’s vessel the Nordic Passat performed a rescue operation involving 150 people in the Mediterranean last Saturday afternoon, September 27, 2014. The refugees were in a wooden boat with engine trouble, the company said in a release. Nordic Passat was in an area South East of Sicily when it got involved in […]

  • 3 June 2015

    Search and rescue (SAR) authorities and organisations in developing nations are under resourced and overwhelmed because of the size of the rivers, lakes and coastlines they have to monitor, a report on ferry accidents commissioned by the International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) shows. The report was presented at the World Maritime Rescue Congress (WMRC) in Bremerhaven […]

  • 6 May 2019

    The sailor was transferred to hospital with sea rescue craft.

  • 6 May 2015

    In three days of its newly launched rescue mission,  search and rescue charity Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) saved 473 men, women and children. The summer mission was launched on Saturday, May 2nd when the 20-strong crew aboard the Phoenix, including camcopter operators, search and rescue professionals and medics, left the Maltese harbour. MOAS said that it engaged […]

  • 7 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Coastal fast rescue vessel NAN HAI JIU 202, built by Afai Southern Shipyard for Rescue & Salvage Bureau of China’s Ministry of Transport was launched successfully on November 4th. The Deputy Director General of Nanhai Rescue Bureau Mr. Wuhui, supervision team of shipowner, representatives of CCS Guagnzhou branch and the leaders of Afai jointly witnessed […]

  • 16 August 2007

    A SEA captain has described leading a rescue in the South China Sea in which 19 Thai sailors, whose ship sank in heavy seas, were plucked to safety.