Houston Ship Channel Briefly Closed after Benzene Spill

Houston Ship Channel Briefly Closed after Benzene Spill

The Houston Ship Channel was briefly closed due to a benzene spill from the 2003-built chemical tanker Maritime Jingan while it was moored at Vopak Terminal, Deer Park, Texas, in the afternoon of July 14, according …
Jul 15, 2016 /  Accidents
Grounded Tanker ship off Texas has been Refloated

Grounded Tanker ship off Texas has been Refloated

Officials have managed to refloat the SN Federica oil tanker that ran aground at about 35 miles east of Galveston, Texas.Early morning on Tuesday, watchstanders from the U.S. Coast Guard Sector of Houston-Galveston …
Apr 3, 2015 /  Accidents