Tomini opens crew management centre in Delhi to transform crewing operations

Tomini opens crew management centre in Delhi to transform crewing operations

Tomini has opened a crew management centre in Delhi, to develop an in-house model and transform its approach to crew management. Caption: Bulk carrier Tomini Harmony - Image courtesy of miranda reiffers te …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Curious
Naviera Integral signs contract with Damen for its 15th Fast Crew Supplier FCS 5009

Naviera Integral signs contract with Damen for its 15th Fast Crew Supplier FCS 5009

Leading Mexican offshore contractor Naviera Integral has signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for the delivery of a new Fast Crew Supplier FCS 5009 for delivery in 2019. This will be the fifteenth FCS 5009 to …
Nov 30, 2018 /  Vessels
Damen announces a new design for service accommodation and transfer vessel

Damen announces a new design for service accommodation and transfer vessel

Damen Shipyards Group has recently announced a new design. The Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 3410 service accommodation and transfer vessel (SATV) contains numerous design features that ensure its suitability for operations …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Vessels
French frigate Cassard saves 12 Indian crewmembers of sinking Asphalt tanker Durban Queen

French frigate Cassard saves 12 Indian crewmembers of sinking Asphalt tanker Durban Queen

On Tuesday morning, the French frigate Cassard rescued twelve crewmembers from a sinking asphalt tanker in the Persian Gulf. Images courtesy of French Defence Ministry   Late Tuesday morning, the Cassard …
Nov 22, 2018 /  Accidents
NIMASA Commences Rescue Mission for Kidnapped Crew of MV Glarus

NIMASA Commences Rescue Mission for Kidnapped Crew of MV Glarus

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced search rescue operations for the abducted 12 crew members onboard MV GLARUS owned by ALLISON Shipping which was hijacked off Bonny Island in …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Piracy
Three crew members missing after explosion on board MT Desh Vaibhav off Oman coast

Three crew members missing after explosion on board MT Desh Vaibhav off Oman coast

SCI’s tanker vessel, M.T. ‘Desh Vaibhav’ on her way to Fujairah, UAE, reportedly suffered an explosion in one of her cargo tanks at around 0935 hours IST on 14th August 2018, off Oman coast. Caption: …
Aug 14, 2018 /  Accidents
US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

The US Coast Guard medevaced a 22-year-old man from a cargo ship 35 miles west of Tampa Bay, Tuesday. Medevaced was Shuklendra Singh, 22, from India. Caption: Self Discharging Bulk Carrier Bahama Spirit - Image …
Aug 1, 2018 /  Accidents
New CTV Order for BMT

New CTV Order for BMT

BMT has secured a new contract to provide Njord Offshore with two 23m crew transfer vessels (CTVs).  This follows on from the recent successful launch of Njord Zenith and Njord Zephyr, 27m CTVs designed by BMT and …
Jul 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Sanmar Shipyard Delivers First Gökçay Series’ Vessel

Sanmar Shipyard Delivers First Gökçay Series’ Vessel

The first of Sanmar Shipyard’s new Gökçay series shows excellent performance Being specially designed for high performance at a competitive cost, the new steel twin screw harbor tug has increased beam …
Jul 5, 2018 /  Vessels
USCG medevacs injured crew member from chemical tanker Stolt Perseverance near Freeport, Texas

USCG medevacs injured crew member from chemical tanker Stolt Perseverance near Freeport, Texas

The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a 49-year-old crew member from a chemical tanker near Freeport, Friday evening. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a request from the captain of the 580-foot …
May 14, 2018 /  Accidents