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
Tanker explosion and fire at Port Hai Phong, Vietnam

Tanker explosion and fire at Port Hai Phong, Vietnam

The oil tanker Hai Ha 18 carrying 900 tons of gasoline A92 caught fire after an explosion in the weekend in the northern port city of Hai Phong, Vietnam. According to local media reports, the explosion occurred on …
Mar 12, 2018 /  Accidents
Five workers killed in blast at Cochin Shipyard

Five workers killed in blast at Cochin Shipyard

The explosion occurred in ONGC's drill ship ‘Sagar Bhushan' At least five workers were killed and 12 others seriously injured in a blast on an ONGC rig that was under repair at the Cochin Shipyard here on …
Feb 13, 2018 /  Accidents
Update: Explosion on Iranian oil tanker Sanchi forces rescue team to retreat

Update: Explosion on Iranian oil tanker Sanchi forces rescue team to retreat

Rescue crews were forced to retreat from a stricken Iranian oil tanker in the East China Sea on Wednesday following an explosion on the ship as a fire raged for a fourth day after a dramatic collision. The blast …
Jan 11, 2018 /  Accidents
Four workers killed in explosion at STX Offshore & Shipbuilding yard, Changwon, S.Korea

Four workers killed in explosion at STX Offshore & Shipbuilding yard, Changwon, S.Korea

Four workers were killed in an explosion at STX Offshore & Shipbuilding yard in the southeastern city of Changwon on Sunday, the national fire agency said. The accident occurred at 11:37 a.m. LT on a transport …
Aug 21, 2017 /  Accidents
Six died and 22 injured after two blasts in shipyards in Cartagena (Video)

Six died and 22 injured after two blasts in shipyards in Cartagena (Video)

Colombian police are investigating explosions at two shipyards in Cartagena that killed at least six people and injured 22 others. The blasts occurred within about 30 minutes of each other Wednesday, at two industrial …
May 19, 2017 /  Accidents
One dead, one injured in engine room explosion onboard container ship Manhattan Bridge

One dead, one injured in engine room explosion onboard container ship Manhattan Bridge

One crew member of the container ship Manhattan Bridge died and one has been seriously injured, sustaining severe burns, when the vessel sustained a violent engine room explosion during berthing operations at the …
Jan 20, 2017 /  Accidents
BW Offshore: Agreement For Insurance Settlement For The FPSO Cidade De Sao Mateus

BW Offshore: Agreement For Insurance Settlement For The FPSO Cidade De Sao Mateus

BW Offshore has signed an agreement with its insurers for an early repair cost settlement for the FPSO Cidade de São Mateus. The agreed settlement amount is approximately USD 250 million. Proceeds from the …
Jan 4, 2017 /  Finance
Passenger ferry Jean Nicoli evacuated in France after an underwater explosion

Passenger ferry Jean Nicoli evacuated in France after an underwater explosion

The passenger ferry Jean Nicoli docked in the southern French port of Marseille was evacuated after an explosion was felt on board, with authorities investigating if it was caused by an old wartime …
Aug 1, 2016 /  Accidents
Ayutthaya Ship Explosion Kills Four

Ayutthaya Ship Explosion Kills Four

Four workers were killed in an explosion on a large transport ship that was being built at a private shipyard in Bang Sai district on Friday afternoon. The blast occurred around 2pm at the shipyard of Chartchai …
Jul 4, 2016 /  Accidents