Grandi Navi Veloci’ ferry Excellent collides with crane in Barcelona Port causing fire (Video)

Grandi Navi Veloci’ ferry Excellent collides with crane in Barcelona Port causing fire (Video)

A passenger ferry Excellent (see also CruiseMapper) collided with a loading crane in bad weather in Barcelona's port on Wednesday morning causing a fire. The port authorities said that there were no injuries …
Oct 31, 2018 /  Accidents
France and Italy begin cleanup for Mediterranean fuel spill after the collision between RoRo Ulysse and CLS Virginia (Video)

France and Italy begin cleanup for Mediterranean fuel spill after the collision between RoRo Ulysse and CLS Virginia (Video)

French and Italian maritime authorities have begun cleaning up a fuel spill that has spread 20 kilometers (12.5 miles) in the Mediterranean Sea after two cargo ships collided north of the island of Corsica. Collision …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Accidents
Tanker Collision Closes Part of Venezuelan State-Run PDVSA’s Jose Port

Tanker Collision Closes Part of Venezuelan State-Run PDVSA’s Jose Port

A portion of Venezuela’s main oil port of Jose was out of operation due to a weekend tanker collision, curtailing state-run PDVSA’s ability to export upgraded crude and receive imported diluents, three …
Aug 29, 2018 /  Accidents
U.S. Navy Commemorates the USS McCain Collision

U.S. Navy Commemorates the USS McCain Collision

On August 21, 2017, the USS John S. McCain veered into an adjacent traffic lane and collided with the tanker Alnic MC, resulting in hull damage, flooding and the deaths of ten Navy sailors. …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Accidents
Crew and Master of Hit-and-Run Tanker Detained

Crew and Master of Hit-and-Run Tanker Detained

Indian authorities detained two crewmembers and the Master of the VLCC Desh Shakti, after concluding that this ship was likely responsible for the hit-and-run collision with a fishing boat off Kerala earlier this …
Aug 21, 2018 /  Accidents
Odfjell’s tanker Bow Jubail collides with jetty in the Port of Rotterdam; 217 tons of heavy fuel oil (Video)

Odfjell’s tanker Bow Jubail collides with jetty in the Port of Rotterdam; 217 tons of heavy fuel oil (Video)

On her way to the assigned berth for loading, the Odfjell’s tanker Bow Jubail made contact with the jetty at the LBC Tank Terminal in Rotterdam (on the Oude Maasweg in Botlek, Rotterdam) and accidentally …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Accidents
Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

Collision between bulk carrier China Steel Innovator and berthed containership Ever Laden at Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Video)

A bulk carrier has crashed into the stern of a berthed containership in Kaohsiung Harbour in Taiwan. In a video released on June 19, the Taiwan-flagged bulk carrier ‘China Steel Innovator’ hits the Evergreen …
Jun 20, 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
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