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Posted: 2 days ago

Israel says it identified tanker responsible for oil spill

Israel has identified the crude oil tanker that polluted its shores with blocks of tar following an ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Israel clears Minerva Helen from oil spill links, expands investigation to more ships

A team of investigators led by the Ministry of Environmental Protection of Israel has expanded the i...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 4 days ago
Posted: 8 days ago

IMO: 10 ships shortlisted as possible origin of oil spill in Isreal

A total of ten vessels have been found to have been in the vicinity of the possible original positio...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Minerva Marine refutes involvement in oil spill in Israel

Greek shipping company Minerva Marine has denied any links to last week’s oil pollution along ...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 15 days ago

Solomon Islands: Bulker spills 1,000 tonnes of oil into sea

Two years after a catastrophic oil spill in the vicinity of the UNESCO listed World Heritage Site, t...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Two offshore workers charged over Gulf of Mexico oil spills

Two Fieldwood Energy workers have been indicted for allegedly allowing crude oil spills from Gulf of...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

BP denounces involvement in Wakashio oil spill

 British multinational oil and gas company BP has denounced media reports alleging the company was i...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

USCG vessel spills oil in Alaska

A United States Coast Guard (USCG) ship has spilled hydraulic oil into the sea in Womens Bay, Kodiak...

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  • Environment
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Report: Saudi Arabia warns of an oil slick near Yemen’s decaying tanker

An oil spot has been identified some 50 km west of the Safer oil tanker moored off the western coast...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Sri Lanka to charge New Diamond captain

The captain of the fire-stricken very large crude carrier New Diamond is facing negligence and pollu...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

MOL pledges $9.4 million for damage recovery from Wakashio spill

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) plans to contribute a total fund of about ¥ 1 bill...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months 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: 2 months 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: 6 months ago

3 dead after tug involved in Wakashio clean-up sinks

Three men have died, while one remains missing after a tug involved in the cleanup efforts of the oi...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Scuttling of Wakashio’s bow progressing slowly as salvors battle rough sea conditions

The sinking of the bow section of the broken up bulker Wakashio off Mauritius, launched on August 21...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

GALLERY: Towing of broken up Wakashio gets underway

Towing operation of the bow section of the ill-fated bulk carrier Wakashio that split in two after r...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Industry Contribution
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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: 6 months ago

Mauritius: Grounded bulk carrier splits in two

Wakashio, a Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef off the coast of Mauritius in late July...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Mauritius declares 'state of environmental emergency'

Mauritius’ Prime Minister, Pravind Jugnauth, has declared a “state of environmental emer...

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  • Environment
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Giant grounded bulker spills fuel oil off Mauritius

Fuel oil has started to wash ashore from the leaking bulk carrier MV Wakashio that ran aground off M...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months 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: about 1 year ago

Fuel Tanks of Grounded Stellar Banner Intact

The fuel tanks of Stellar Banner remain intact, according to Polaris Shipping. ...

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

Fuel Spills from Fishing Boat after Collision with Tanker

A containment boom placed around capsized Pappy’s Pride after collision with Odfjell’s c...

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

Houthis Seeking Help to Prevent Massive Oil Spill off Yemen

The Houthis seek international assistance in preventing a decaying tanker from causing a major envir...

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

Oils Spills During Bunkering Ops in Honolulu

The heavy fuel oil spilled during bunkering operations between boxship Kamokuiki and a bunker barge....

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

Delta Tankers Denies Involvement in Oil Slick off Brazil

Brazilian authorities said a Greek-flagged tanker was responsible for the spill. ...

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

Gard Warns of Mysterious Oil Spill off Brazil

The shorelines of Brazil’s North-Eastern region have been polluted since early September. ...

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

Divers Working to Secure Golden Ray Spill near Brunswick

Salvage workers removed over 106,101 gallons of fuel from the capsized car carrier as of October 1. ...

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

US Coast Guard Working on Containing New Orleans Oil Spill

The Coast Guard is yet to provide details on the cause or source of the spill. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago