Oil tanker Tamaya 1 washes up on Liberia beach with no crew or lifeboats

Oil tanker Tamaya 1 washes up on Liberia beach with no crew or lifeboats

Speculation rife about piracy or fire on board Tamaya 1, registered in Panama, who last known position was on 21 April near Gambia and Senegal An abandoned oil tanker has washed up on the shores of Liberia in west …
May 9, 2016 /  Vessels
Purple Beach on fire and abandoned in North Sea, threatens to explode

Purple Beach on fire and abandoned in North Sea, threatens to explode

The 192-metre Purple Beach has been abandoned after the 33,720-DWT vessel caught fire while en route from Immingham to Brake. Photo: Markus Hibbeler / Bild The fire aboard the vessel, which is laden with …
May 27, 2015 /  Accidents
Indian Crew Remains Stuck On Abandoned Vessel Off Cape Town

Indian Crew Remains Stuck On Abandoned Vessel Off Cape Town

Since March 17th, 21 seafarers have remained stuck on the Agatis vessel off Three Anchor bay in Cape Town. Photo: Hans Fairhust The ship was en route from Myanmar to Ivory Coast, carrying a cargo consisting of …
Apr 29, 2015 /  Vessels