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RLNI: Three Irish lifeboats called out to assist 4,000 tonne cargo vessel in danger (VIDEO)

RLNI: Three Irish lifeboats called out to assist 4,000 tonne cargo vessel in danger (VIDEO)

RNLI lifeboat crews from Dunmore East, Kilmore Quay and Rosslare Harbour were requested to launch Tuesday 20 October after reports …
Oct 22, 2020 / Accidents
WATCH: Dredger struck tanker at full-speed in Malacca Strait

WATCH: Dredger struck tanker at full-speed in Malacca Strait

Dredger OCEANLINE 5001 sailing at full speed struck anchored tanker STROVOLOS with moored alongside supply vessel, at around 1140 …
Oct 5, 2020 / Accidents
US Coast Guard responds to vessel aground on Columbia River sand bar

US Coast Guard responds to vessel aground on Columbia River sand bar

The Coast Guard is responding to the 608-foot cargo ship Genco Auvergne that ran aground Thursday on the Washington side of the …
Oct 2, 2020 / Accidents
Passenger ferry Amorella with nearly 300 people on board runs aground off Finland

Passenger ferry Amorella with nearly 300 people on board runs aground off Finland

A Baltic Sea passenger ferry with nearly 300 people aboard has run aground in the Åland Islands archipelago between Finland and …
Sep 23, 2020 / Accidents
One dead, 4 missing after cargo ship catches fire in Southeast Sulawesi

One dead, 4 missing after cargo ship catches fire in Southeast Sulawesi

One of six crew members aboard KM Yuliner was killed when the cargo ship burst into flames off the coast of South Buton regency, …
Sep 18, 2020 / Accidents
Seaspan’s COSCO Malaysia Rescues Four From Disabled Yacht

Seaspan’s COSCO Malaysia Rescues Four From Disabled Yacht

On September 13th 2020, Seaspan’s 8500TEU container vessel COSCO Malaysia, under the Command of Capt. Rusu Bogdan Drago, carried …
Sep 18, 2020 / Accidents
Containership MSC Mia hits gantry crane at Valencia Port, Spain (Video)

Containership MSC Mia hits gantry crane at Valencia Port, Spain (Video)

MSC Mia, one of the largest container ships in the world hit a gantry crane at while leaving the container terminal at Valencia, …
Sep 14, 2020 / Accidents
Hapag-Lloyd ship MOL Charisma suffers hold fire off Sri Lanka

Hapag-Lloyd ship MOL Charisma suffers hold fire off Sri Lanka

Hapag-Lloyd has confirmed that its chartered container vessel MOL Charisma experienced a cargo fire in hold No.5 on 1 September at …
Sep 4, 2020 / Accidents
VLCC New Diamond catches fire in Sri Lankan waters (Video)

VLCC New Diamond catches fire in Sri Lankan waters (Video)

There is no risk of the New Diamond tanker, as of now, in spilling oil into the ocean following the fire accident, said the Sri …
Sep 4, 2020 / Accidents
Ship carrying 43 crew members and almost 6,000 cattle missing in typhoon off Japan

Ship carrying 43 crew members and almost 6,000 cattle missing in typhoon off Japan

Ship carrying 43 crew members and almost 6,000 cattle missing in typhoon off Japan A ship carrying 43 crew members and nearly …
Sep 3, 2020 / Accidents