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Posted: 2 months ago

Kuraray wins USCG type approval for its ballast water management system

Japanese chemical manufacturing company Kurray has won type approval from the US Coast Guard for its...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Over 20 containers fall overboard near Hilo

Several 40-foot containers fell overboard from a barge near Hilo, Hawaii, on 22 June 2020, the US Co...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Firefighters injured in Florida vehicle carrier explosion

Several people were injured in an explosion on board Höegh Xiamen, a Norway-flagged vehicle carrier,...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

USCG approves 31st ballast water management system

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) Marine Safety Center (MSC) has granted its 31th ballast water ...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

USCG grants 30th BWMS type approval certificate

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) Marine Safety Center (MSC) has issued its 30th ballast water m...

Categories:
  • Certification & Classification
Posted: 4 months ago
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Posted: 4 months ago

27 oil tankers with nowhere to unload parked off Californian coast

There are 27 oil tanker vessels with more than 20 million barrels of crude anchored off the coast of...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

US Coast Guard grants BWM extension amid COVID-19 disruptions

Due to the ongoing disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States Coast Guard has gi...

Categories:
  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

CMA CGM-Chartered Boxship Runs Aground in Mississippi River

A Liberia-flagged containership ran aground in the Mississippi River on March 27. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Captain of Maersk Batam Medevaced

The captain of M/V Maersk Batam medevaced south of Puerto Rico. ...

Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Q-LNG Gets USCG Approvals for Variant Design Bunkering Vessels

Q-LNG has received USCG design basis acceptance and regulatory approvals for bunkering vessels. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Q-LNG gets USCG approval for LNG ATB designs

Quality Liquefied Natural Gas Transport (Q-LNG), a unit of Harvey Gulf, has received the United Stat...

Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Search Underway for Bulk Carrier’s Missing Master off Chuuk

A search has been launched for a 47-year-old seafarer missing from a bulker off Chuuk, Micronesia. ...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

USCG: Search Launched for Missing Crew Member of Star Bulk Ship

A crew member of the Marshall Islands-flagged bulk carrier has been reported missing off Alabama. ...

Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

USCG: Search Ends for Missing Fishermen after Collision with Tanker

The 2 fishermen went missing after their vessel collided with Odfjell’s chemical tanker. ...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

NY/NJ Port Stakeholders Form Coalition Against Cyber Threats

AMSC for the Port of NY&NJ has formed a new partnership to address the growing cybersecurity ch...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Crew Evacuated from Bulker after Engine Room Fire

The fire was extinguished overnight, no pollution or injuries reported. ...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

USCG: 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: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Miura Gets USCG BWMS Type Approval

Japan-based company Miura has received the USCG type approval certificate for its ballast water mana...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

USCG: Tanker Crew Member Evacuated off Midway Islands

An ill crew member has been medically evacuated from a Norwegian tanker off Midway Islands in the Pa...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Ship Owner, Operator Fined USD 1.8 Mn for Covering Up Vessel Oil Pollution

Two shipping companies will pay a USD 1.8 million criminal penalty for pollution caused by a cargo v...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Unresponsive Crewmember Hoisted from Cargo Ship off Texas

The BBC Campana’s 34-year-old male sailor was reportedly found unresponsive by the crew. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

USCG Medevacs Tanker Crew Member off Texas

The captain of the crude oil tanker requested the medevac of a 20-year-old male crewmember. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Golden Ray Lightering Ops Continue, Divers Working to Secure Spill

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

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Oil Leaking from Overturned Car Carrier near Brunswick

Skimming operations in Golden Ray’s engine room were started in order to allow access to the m...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

LPG Tanker Clashes with Fishing Vessel off Honolulu

The vessels collided some 20 miles southeast of Oahu in the afternoon hours of August 7. ...

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

Search Suspended for Missing Carnival Victory Crewmember

After searching around 2,600 square nautical miles for over 45 hours, officials were unable to locat...

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