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Posted: 1 day ago

Finlandia Seaways’ engine failure and fire caused by improper maintenance

The cause of the engine failure and fire onboard Lithuanian registered ro-ro cargo vessel Finlandia ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 1 day ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Intoxication, safety issues led to accident on UK cargo ship

The death of the second officer of the UK-registered general cargo vessel Karina C in 2019 was cause...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

European Causeway's Rolling Could Have Been Avoided

The ro-ro passenger ferry rolled heavily in very rough seas resulting in cargo shift. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

MAIB: CMA CGM Ship Lost 137 Containers after 20-Degree Rolls

Two years ago, CMA CGM G. Washington experienced 20° rolls leading to the collapse of three containe...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Self-Heating of Cargo Caused Stolt Groenland Explosions

MAIB reveals initial investigation findings related to Stolt Groenland blasts. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

MAIB: Officer Watched Music Videos Before Ship Grounded

Instead of returning to the planned track, an alternative route was chosen, placing the vessel in im...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

MAIB: Grounded Russian Vessel off Falmouth Had No Insurance

Concerns over Kuzma Minin’s lack of P&I insurance cover “caused unexpected pressures̶...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Poor Watchkeeping Leads to Ferry, Motor Vessel Collision

RoRo passenger ferry Red Falcon collided with a motor cruiser due to poor navigational watchkeeping ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MAIB: Ferry Hit Pier, Grounded due to Loss of Control

MAIB: Ferry Pride of Kent struck a jetty and grounded in late 2017 while departing Calais amid loss ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Man Dies after Falling from Tug near Tranmere Oil Terminal

Man died after falling from a tug into the River Mersey near the Tranmere Oil Terminal. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Lack of Detailed Pilotage Plan Led to Celtica Hav Grounding

MAIB: Cargo vessel Celtica Hav grounded on a stone training wall due to a lack of detailed pilotage ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Stena Line Ferry in Near Miss with Royal Navy Submarine

A Stena Line ferry had a close quarters encounter with a Royal Navy submarine, according to UK MAIB....

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Seatruck Pace Crew Member Dies following Serious Injury

MAIB: A crew member of the Ro-Ro cargo ship Seatruck Pace died following a serious injury. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Wight Sky Passenger Ferry Hit by Fire

M/V Wight Sky RoRO ferry suffered a fire while in berth at Lymington. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MAIB: Vessel's Weak Safety Culture Led to Fatal Accident

Weak safety culture aboard the cargo ship, SMN Explorer, led to a fatal accident in February 2018, M...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Insufficient Anchor Cable Led to River Humber Collision

MAIB: Vessel dragged anchor and collided with two ships due to insufficient anchor cable and an unpr...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Miscommunication Led to CMA CGM Centaurus Incident

MAIB: Miscommunication between the bridge team and the pilot led to CMA CGM Centaurus hitting the qu...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Boxship, LPG Tanker Damaged in Collision off Gibraltar

MAIB: Containership ANL Wyong and LPG tanker King Arthur suffered damage in a collision off Gibralta...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MAIB: Debris in Ferry's Engine Led to Fire

Debris in the engine’s oil channels caused engine failure and fire on board the ferry Wight Sky in S...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MAIB: Cargo Ship Grounded after Bridge Left Unattended

MAIB: Cargo ship Ruyter grounded on the Rathlin Island in October 2017 after its master left the bri...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MAIB: Overconfidence Led to Islay Trader Grounding

MAIB: The general cargo vessel Islay Trader grounded due to lack of planning and overconfidence. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Prefect Grounded Due to Pilots' Limited Knowledge

Pilots’ limited local knowledge and the effect of a tidal set led to the groundings of bulker ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Fatigue, Conflicting Views Led to Dover Strait Collision

Fatigue and conflicting views led to a collision between bulk carrier and oil tanker in Dover Strait...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

MAIB: Saga Sky Should Have Sought Shelter off Dover

MAIB: Saga Sky, which collided with a rock carrying barge in November 2016, should have sought shelt...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Ignition of Hydrogen Gas Led to Explosions aboard Bulker

The ignition of hydrogen gas released from the cargo caused two explosions on board Nortrader in Jan...

Posted: over 3 years ago