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Collision between bulkers Bulk Shenzhen and RB Lisa whilst navigating under pilot on the Yangtze River

Collision between bulkers Bulk Shenzhen and RB Lisa whilst navigating under pilot on the Yangtze River

The Company advises that its vessel, Bulk Shenzhen, was involved in a collision with the bulk carrier RB Lisa whilst navigating …
Aug 2, 2021 / Accidents
ONGC, Coast Guard Prevent Disaster as LPG Tanker Goes Adrift Near Offshore Installations

ONGC, Coast Guard Prevent Disaster as LPG Tanker Goes Adrift Near Offshore Installations

Indian oil and gas explorer ONGC said Monday it had, together with Coast Guard, helped avert a possible disaster relating to an …
Jul 27, 2021 / Accidents
WATCH: Jack-up Unit Tilts Off China, Four Missing

WATCH: Jack-up Unit Tilts Off China, Four Missing

Four people fell into the sea and went missing after an offshore construction unit tilted off the coast of Huzhou City, China, …
Jul 26, 2021 / Accidents
US Coast Guard rescues 15 mariners off Hawaii

US Coast Guard rescues 15 mariners off Hawaii

US Coast Guard crews rescued 15 mariners aboard the disabled 72-foot sailing vessel Lucky, 26-miles east of Makapu’u Point, Oahu, …
Jul 26, 2021 / Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs mariner from tanker 11 miles off Galveston

US Coast Guard medevacs mariner from tanker 11 miles off Galveston

The US Coast Guard medevaced a crew member from a tanker vessel approximately 11 miles off Galveston, Texas, Wednesday. …
Jul 22, 2021 / Accidents
Fire Incident on Finnlines RoRo Passenger Ship Europalink

Fire Incident on Finnlines RoRo Passenger Ship Europalink

On 17 July 2021 at 00:40 Swedish time the roro-passenger ship Europalink (CruiseMapper) reported a fire in one passenger cabin. …
Jul 20, 2021 / Accidents
WATCH: Large explosion aboard container ship Ocean Trader at Port of Jebel Ali, Dubai

WATCH: Large explosion aboard container ship Ocean Trader at Port of Jebel Ali, Dubai

A large explosion has occurred aboard a container ship anchored at the Port of Jebel Ali on the outskirts of Dubai, causing …
Jul 8, 2021 / Accidents
Hamburg Süd containership Cap San Antonio allides with Santos landing pontoon (Video)

Hamburg Süd containership Cap San Antonio allides with Santos landing pontoon (Video)

Container ship CAP SAN ANTONIO contacted the landing pontoon of Santos – Guaruja commute ferry in the afternoon on Jun 20, while …
Jun 21, 2021 / Accidents
WATCH: Massive container crane collapse at Kaohsiung port

WATCH: Massive container crane collapse at Kaohsiung port

Video surfaced on social media in Taiwan on Thursday (June 3) showing a massive container crane collapsing and workers running for …
Jun 4, 2021 / Accidents
Singapore-registered Containership ‘X-Press Pearl’ - Operations Underway to Minimise Environmental Impact (Video)

Singapore-registered Containership ‘X-Press Pearl’ - Operations Underway to Minimise Environmental Impact (Video)

A Singapore-registered containership ‘X-Press Pearl’ had caught fire on 20 May 2021 in the waters of Sri Lanka after departing …
Jun 3, 2021 / Accidents