Fire breaks out on Panama-registered car carrier Auto Banner at Incheon Port (Video)

Fire breaks out on Panama-registered car carrier Auto Banner at Incheon Port (Video)

A Panama-registered car carrier caught fire while anchored at the South Korean port of Incheon on Monday, but all of its crewmen safely evacuated, port officials said Monday. Caption: A big fire takes place on a …
May 21, 2018 /  Accidents
USCG medevacs injured crew member from chemical tanker Stolt Perseverance near Freeport, Texas

USCG medevacs injured crew member from chemical tanker Stolt Perseverance near Freeport, Texas

The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a 49-year-old crew member from a chemical tanker near Freeport, Friday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request from the captain of the 580-foot …
May 14, 2018 /  Accidents
Turkish-flagged cargo ship Karmate and Hellenic Navy gunboat Armatolos collide in Aegean

Turkish-flagged cargo ship Karmate and Hellenic Navy gunboat Armatolos collide in Aegean

A Turkish-flagged merchant ship collided briefly with a Hellenic Navy gunboat Armatolos just off the coast of the eastern Aegean island of Lesvos in the early hours of Friday. The incident occurred as the Armatolos …
May 4, 2018 /  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
Indonesia declares state of emergency around a port on Borneo island after oil spill (Video)

Indonesia declares state of emergency around a port on Borneo island after oil spill (Video)

Indonesia has declared a state of emergency around a port on Borneo island, officials said on Tuesday, after a large oil spill and fire killed four people at the weekend. Disaster mitigation officials were able to …
Apr 3, 2018 /  Accidents
Cargo ship Yuan Tai 789 grounded off Chinese coast

Cargo ship Yuan Tai 789 grounded off Chinese coast

The 'Yuan Tai 789' ran aground on rocks in the morning of March 31, 2018, in the Taiwan Strait about three miles off the Southeast coast of Kinmen Island.   The foreship flooded and became submerged with the …
Apr 2, 2018 /  Accidents
Collision between container ship Delphis Gdansk and cargo ship BBC Neptune in the Great Belt Strait, Denmark (Video)

Collision between container ship Delphis Gdansk and cargo ship BBC Neptune in the Great Belt Strait, Denmark (Video)

Container ship Delphis Gdansk collided with cargo ship BBC Neptune in the Great Belt Strait, Denmark on Tuesday morning March 27th, 2018. Image courtesy of Forsvaret   Small fire has been reported on one …
Mar 27, 2018 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard searches for man overboard 126 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska

US Coast Guard searches for man overboard 126 miles south of Sand Point, Alaska

A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew and an HC-130 Hercules aircrew are searching for a 23-year-old male reported to have fallen overboard from the motor vessel Challenge Prelude, 126 miles …
Mar 26, 2018 /  Accidents
Collision between containerships Laura Maersk and MSC Shuba in Callao, Peru (Video)

Collision between containerships Laura Maersk and MSC Shuba in Callao, Peru (Video)

Containerships Laura Maersk and MSC Shuba B collided at Callao, Peru on March 24 around 11:10 UTC while maneuvering in the harbor. Containership Laura Maersk bow contacted MSC Shuba B aft section. There are no reports …
Mar 26, 2018 /  Accidents
VIDEO: Capsized general cargo ship under tow in English Channel

VIDEO: Capsized general cargo ship under tow in English Channel

France's Maritime Prefecture for the Channel and North Sea has been responding following the capsizing of the 2,289 dwt Maltese flag general cargo ship Britannica Hav after it was in a collision with the Belgian flag …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Accidents