US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from container ship CMA CGM Alcazar near Galveston

The US Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from a container ship near Galveston, Texas, Tuesday. Caption: Container ship CMA CGM Alcazar - Image courtesy of Patrick Deenik Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston …
Apr 10, 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
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