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Posted: over 2 years ago

X-Press Pearl’s wreck to be removed after South Westerly Monsoon season

The removal of the X-Press Pearl’s wreck from the seabed off Colombo, Sri Lanka, will start on...

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  • Vessels
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HHI CEO, managers charged with safety violations

The Ulsan District Prosecutors’ Office announced that it has indicated 18 officials of local s...

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  • Regulation & Policy
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Australia: Ship crew denied COVID testing at Darwin port

Australia’s Northern Territory (NT) Health has refused to undertake COVID testing of crew memb...

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  • Human Capital
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Oil firms get consents to use Odfjell Drilling rig duo off Norway

Norway’s safety watchdog, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has given Equinor and Wintersh...

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  • Safety
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HMM hit by cyber attack

South Korea’s national flagship carrier HMM has fallen victim to a cyber attack that has mainl...

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  • IT & Software
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Safety order for KCA Deutag after serious injury on Askeladden rig

The Norwegian offshore safety body Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has issued an order to KCA Deuta...

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  • Safety
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UN: No progress on accessing ‘ticking bomb’ FSO off Yemen

The international efforts carried out over the past year to assess the risk of a massive oil leak or...

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  • Vessels
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Open-loop scrubbers safe for marine environment, study finds

A recent independent ecotoxicity study undertaken in accordance with the IMO GESAMP guidelines has g...

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  • Research & Development
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Crowley opts for green ship recycling as it joins SRTI

Florida-based Crowley Maritime Corporation has become the first US-owned and 13th overall ship owner...

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  • Environment
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Safety watchdog audits Aker BP’s well plans due to challenging location

Norwegian offshore safety regulator has carried out an audit of Aker BP and its planning for explora...

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  • Authorities & Government
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  • video
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Fire-stricken X-Press Pearl sinks. No oil pollution, says operator

Chemical-laden feeder containership X-Press Pearl, which has been burning for almost two weeks off S...

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  • Vessels
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  • video
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Salvors attempt to tow charred X-Press Pearl amid concerns over ship’s stability

An inspection team has boarded fire-stricken X-Press Pearl earlier today in a renewed attempt to mak...

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  • Vessels
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Equinor gets nod to use Floatel unit on Martin Linge

Norway’s PSA has given Equinor consent to use a Floatel International-owned accommodation rig ...

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  • Authorities & Government
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  • long read
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Repairs on Johan Castberg FPSO hull to delay completion by a year

Due to challenges faced in constructing the hull and equipment for the Johan Castberg FPSO, the proj...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Pakistani workers injured while scrapping mercury-laden FSO

Scrapping of the Floating Storage and Offloading (FSO) tanker J. NAT in Gadani, Pakistan, has been s...

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  • Human Capital
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Velesto abandons sunken rig while progressing insurance claims

Malaysian rig owner Velesto Energy is progressing on the insurance claims and it has issued a notice...

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  • Business & Finance
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  • video
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Operator: Hull of fire-stricken X-Press Pearl’s structurally intact

Hull of the feeder containership X-Press Pearl, which has been ablaze off Colombo Port for days, rem...

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  • Vessels
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AMSA imposes record ban on Aswan Shipping's bulker

Australian authorities have issued a record ban to Aswan Shipping, the owners of Panama-flagged bulk...

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  • Vessels
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One crew member of X-Press Pearl tests positive for Covid

One of the two injured crew members of the X-Press Pearl containership, which remains ablaze off Col...

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  • Human Capital
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Containers tumble into sea as fire-stricken X-Press Pearl lists starboard

X-Press Pearl, the feeder containership which continues to burn in Sri Lankan waters for the sixth d...

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  • Vessels
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U.S. gov’t appoints TEES to manage safety institute for offshore energy

Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) has been appointed by the U.S. federal agencies ...

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  • Business Developments & Projects
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  • breaking news
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X-Press Pearl engulfed in flames after an explosion

Harrowing images have emerged this morning of the X-Press Pearl containership, engulfed in flames wi...

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  • Vessels
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  • video
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Containership battling fire for days in Sri Lanka

Efforts to contain the fire on board MV X-Press Pearl containership, which broke out on May 20th whi...

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  • Vessels
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Regulator to probe fatal Gulf of Mexico incident

U.S. offshore safety authority has launched an investigation into a fatal incident on a Fieldwood En...

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  • Authorities & Government
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Posted: over 3 years ago

Five kidnapped from vessel in GoG

Five crew members have been reportedly kidnapped from a fishing vessel in the Gulf on Guinea. ...

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  • Safety
Posted: over 3 years ago

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