Ten people killed and 19 injured by carbon dioxide leak on Chinese cargo ship (Video)

Ten people killed and 19 injured by carbon dioxide leak on Chinese cargo ship (Video)

Ship’s third officer detained over accident that took place during repair work at dock in Shandong provinceNineteen people needed hospital treatment after leak from fire extinguishing system Ten people were …
May 27, 2019 /  Accidents
South Korean LPG tanker leaks gas off Chinese coast

South Korean LPG tanker leaks gas off Chinese coast

A South Korean-registered liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier NO.5 SJ GAS has leaked gas into seas off China's east coast, but no casualties have been reported, a Chinese newswire said Monday. Caption: LPG …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Accidents
Collision between LPG tanker CRYSTAL SUNRISE and tanker ASTRO SATURN (Video)

Collision between LPG tanker CRYSTAL SUNRISE and tanker ASTRO SATURN (Video)

At about 2.30am LT on 17 April 2018, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) received a report from Singapore-registered LPG tanker, CRYSTAL SUNRISE that she had collided with a westbound Greece-registered …
Apr 18, 2018 /  Accidents
Oil still leaking from grounded ship Los Llanitos in Mexico

Oil still leaking from grounded ship Los Llanitos in Mexico

Mexico’s environmental protection agency informed that oil is still leaking from bulk carrier Los Llanitos, twenty months after it grounded near Barra de Navidad, Jalisco, due to inclement …
Jul 13, 2017 /  Accidents
Gas leak on cargo ship Vimaru Pearl leaves one dead, three fighting for lives at Kota Kinabalu hospital (Video)

Gas leak on cargo ship Vimaru Pearl leaves one dead, three fighting for lives at Kota Kinabalu hospital (Video)

A crew member of a Vietnamese cargo vessel was killed, while three others hospitalised after inhaling toxic fumes following a gas leak in the ship’s rice storage room. The injured trio were rushed to the Queen …
Feb 14, 2017 /  Accidents
Gang Tai Tai Zhou grounded from typhoon Meranti leaks oil; Xiamen offers help with cleanup work

Gang Tai Tai Zhou grounded from typhoon Meranti leaks oil; Xiamen offers help with cleanup work

Five days after a cargo ship that drifted from the Chinese city of Xiamen to Taiwan-controlled Kinmen during a recent typhoon and later began to leak oil, authorities in Xiamen agreed Tuesday to offer assistance …
Sep 21, 2016 /  Vessels
Grounded Container ship TS TAIPEI broke in two; Total loss; Fuel leaking from ruptured tanks

Grounded Container ship TS TAIPEI broke in two; Total loss; Fuel leaking from ruptured tanks

Container ship TS TAIPEI, which ran aground about 300 meters off the coast of Shimen Township in New Taipei on March 10, 2016, broke in two Friday morning (Mar 25), according to media reports, photos and official …
Mar 25, 2016 /  Accidents
US-flag Lakes Cargo Volumes Lowest Since 2009

US-flag Lakes Cargo Volumes Lowest Since 2009

U.S.-flag Great Lakes freighters (lakers) moved 87.2 million tons of cargo in 2015, a decrease of 3.3 percent compared to 2014, the Lake Carriers’ Association (LCA) said. The end-year tally is the lowest since 2009 …
Jan 20, 2016 /  Curious
Massive 40.000-litres-fuel leak as ships collide on waterway in southern Vietnam

Massive 40.000-litres-fuel leak as ships collide on waterway in southern Vietnam

A collision on the waterway between a barge and a ship Tuesday afternoon (Dec 15) caused 40,000 litres of petrol to seep into Tien River, in south Tien Giang Province in Vietnam. The barge carrying construction …
Dec 17, 2015 /  Accidents
Cruise ship docked at Quebec City, CA leaks 7,500 litres of diesel fuel

Cruise ship docked at Quebec City, CA leaks 7,500 litres of diesel fuel

About 7,500 litres of diesel fuel have leaked into the St. Lawrence River from a cruise ship docked in Quebec City, Canada. Urgences-Environnement and the Coast Guard were still working Sunday afternoon (Nov 8) to …
Nov 9, 2015 /  Accidents