Bulk Carrier CK Bluebell attacked by pirates near Singapore Strait

Bulk Carrier CK Bluebell attacked by pirates near Singapore Strait

A South Korean freighter was attacked by pirates near the Singapore Strait on Monday (July 22), reported Yonhap news agency, quoting government officials in Busan. Caption: Bulk carrier CK Bluebell - Image courtesy of …
Jul 22, 2019 /  Piracy
Five missing after collision between tanker Kartika Segara and dredger JBB De Rong 19 in Singapore Waters (Video)

Five missing after collision between tanker Kartika Segara and dredger JBB De Rong 19 in Singapore Waters (Video)

On 13 September 2017, at about 12.40am (Singapore time), the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) was notified of a collision between an Indonesian-registered tanker KARTIKA SEGARA and a Dominican-registered …
Sep 13, 2017 /  Accidents
Indonesia, Singapore discuss shipping security at Malacca Strait

Indonesia, Singapore discuss shipping security at Malacca Strait

Officials from Indonesia and Singapore met in Denpasar (Indonesia) on Wednesday to discuss shipping security in the Malacca-Singapore Straits. The head of the Sub-Directorate of Buoy Base and Workshop of the …
Nov 4, 2016 /  Vessels
Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore agree to strengthen coordination in Malacca Strait

Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore agree to strengthen coordination in Malacca Strait

Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to strengthen coordination to address a wide range of problems in the Malacca Strait and Singapore Strait which serve as important global trade routes, Indonesia’s …
Sep 28, 2016 /  Piracy
Update on Collision of Panama-flagged vessels in the Singapore Strait

Update on Collision of Panama-flagged vessels in the Singapore Strait

During the incident involving very large crude carrier Dream II and container ship MSC Alexandra on Aug 3, ten empty containers fell overboard. Of these, five fell overboard onto the deck of Dream II VLCC and …
Aug 8, 2016 /  Accidents
VLCC Dream II and Container Ship MSC Alexandra collide in the Singapore Strait (Video)

VLCC Dream II and Container Ship MSC Alexandra collide in the Singapore Strait (Video)

At about 2301 hrs on 3rd Aug 2016, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) was notified of a collision involving Dream II VLCC (Very Large Crude Carrier) and MSC Alexandra (Container Ship) in the …
Aug 4, 2016 /  Accidents
Container ship OLF arrested for hit and run after colliding with two tankers in Singapore Strait

Container ship OLF arrested for hit and run after colliding with two tankers in Singapore Strait

The container ship Olf (ex Elbwolf) was detained on Pengerang Anchorage by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) on Feb 23, 2016, following a hit and run accident, which took place in the evening of Feb …
Feb 23, 2016 /  Accidents
Three Bodies Recovered near Sunken Thorco Cloud, One of Them Missing Crew Member

Three Bodies Recovered near Sunken Thorco Cloud, One of Them Missing Crew Member

Three bodies have been recovered near the wreckage of the sunken Thorco Cloud and one of them has been confirmed as one of the six missing crew members of the sunken vessel. The six crew members of the Antigua and …
Dec 30, 2015 /  All
UPDATE: 6 Filipino crew missing after Danish cargo ship Thorco Cloud sinks near Indonesia

UPDATE: 6 Filipino crew missing after Danish cargo ship Thorco Cloud sinks near Indonesia

Indonesian Officials say six Filipino crewmen are missing after cargo ship Thorco Cloud collided with a chemical tanker Stolt Commitment and sank near Indonesia. Six other crew members were rescued. Batam port …
Dec 18, 2015 /  Accidents
STOLT COMMITMENT tanker collided with cargo ship THORCO CLOUD in Singapore Strait (VIDEO)

STOLT COMMITMENT tanker collided with cargo ship THORCO CLOUD in Singapore Strait (VIDEO)

Product tanker STOLT COMMITMENT collided with general cargo vessel THORCO CLOUD at around 12:15 UTC on December 16 in the Singapore Strait, some 7 nm northwest of Indonesian island Batam. Image: miranda …
Dec 17, 2015 /  Accidents