Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator has completed its Marine Casualty Investigation Report into the loss of the very large ore carrier (VLOC) STELLAR DAISY. The STELLAR DAISY, with a crew …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Accidents
Hyundai Heavy Industries Signed $400 Million Order to Build 5 VLOCs with Polaris Shipping

Hyundai Heavy Industries Signed $400 Million Order to Build 5 VLOCs with Polaris Shipping

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) announced today that it signed a $400 Million worth contract to build five 325,000 dwt VLOCs (Very Large Ore Carrier) with Polaris Shipping. It is the option exercised following the …
Oct 23, 2017 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy Industries signed $800 million order to build 10 VLOCs with Polaris Shipping

Hyundai Heavy Industries signed $800 million order to build 10 VLOCs with Polaris Shipping

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world’s largest shipbuilder, announced today that it signed a $800 Million worth contract to build ten 325,000 dwt VLOCs (Very Large Ore Carrier) with Polaris Shipping, the …
Sep 27, 2017 /  Vessels
VLOC Stellar Daisy sank in South Atlantic; Two Filipino sailors rescued; Search for missing crew continues

VLOC Stellar Daisy sank in South Atlantic; Two Filipino sailors rescued; Search for missing crew continues

Search efforts for 22 crew members of a South Korean cargo ship that apparently sank in the South Atlantic on Friday (Mar 31, 2017) are making little headway after two sailors were rescued Saturday, a Korea's government …
Apr 3, 2017 /  Vessels