Seaspan Shipyards officially delivers first Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel to Canadian Coast Guard

Seaspan Shipyards officially delivers first Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel to Canadian Coast Guard

The CCGS Sir John Franklin is the first large vessel to be built and delivered to the Government of Canada under the National Shipbuilding Strategy Last Thursday (Jun27), Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) and the Government …
Jul 2, 2019 /  Naval
Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from oil tanker Minerva Julie near Port Aransas, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from oil tanker Minerva Julie near Port Aransas, Texas

The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from an oil tanker 8 miles south of Port Aransas, Texas, Tuesday morning. Caption: Oil tanker Minerva Julie - Image courtesy of W. van der Moolen   Coast Guard …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Accidents
Seaspan Shipyards launches second Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel

Seaspan Shipyards launches second Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel

Shipyard employees, suppliers and key stakeholders gathered to celebrate the launch of the second large Canadian Coast Guard ship designed and built by Seaspan under the National Shipbuilding Strategy Yesterday, Seaspan …
Jun 6, 2019 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard medevacs injured man from oil tanker High Progress

US Coast Guard medevacs injured man from oil tanker High Progress

A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced a 28-year-old man who was injured aboard an oil tanker off the coast of San Francisco, Tuesday morning. Caption: Chemical/Oil Products Tanker High Progress - Image courtesy …
May 8, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard commissions newest FRC in San Diego

US Coast Guard commissions newest FRC in San Diego

The Coast Guard commissioned the newest California-based 154-foot Fast Response Cutter in San Diego, Wednesday. The Coast Guard Cutter Benjamin Bottoms is the fourth Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to be …
May 3, 2019 /  Naval
US Coast Guard medically evacuates 29-year-old man from commercial freighter Great Fluency

US Coast Guard medically evacuates 29-year-old man from commercial freighter Great Fluency

Crew members from Coast Guard Station Port Angeles medically evacuated a 29-year-old Chinese man from the 665-foot freighter Great Fluency, in the Strait of Juan De Fuca, Washington, Sunday morning. The man was …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from crude oil tanker AST Sunshine near Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from crude oil tanker AST Sunshine near Galveston

The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from a crude oil tanker ship near Galveston, Texas, Thursday. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a report from the chief engineer of the crude oil tanker …
Apr 5, 2019 /  Accidents
Fire breaks out on Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star 650 miles north of Antarctica

Fire breaks out on Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star 650 miles north of Antarctica

The 150-member crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star fought a fire at approximately 9 p.m. PST Feb. 10 that broke out in the ship’s incinerator room about 650 miles north of McMurdo Sound, …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs man from tank ship

US Coast Guard medevacs man from tank ship

The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a tank ship in Southwest Pass, Louisiana, Saturday (Feb23). Caption: Chemical/Oil Products Tanker San Fernando - Image courtesy of Dan Mathison   Watchstanders …
Feb 25, 2019 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard conducts pollution assessment after vessel fire in Port of Toledo

US Coast Guard conducts pollution assessment after vessel fire in Port of Toledo

The Coast Guard is conducting pollution assessment of the Maumee River following a fire onboard a vessel at the CSX Torco terminal in Oregon, Ohio in the Port of Toledo, Saturday. Watchstanders in the Coast Guard …
Feb 18, 2019 /  Accidents