Rolls-Royce signs largest ever fishing vessel contract

Rolls-Royce signs largest ever fishing vessel contract

Rolls-Royce Marine has signed a contract with Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors, L.L.C. in Louisiana, USA, for the development of a state-of-the-art pelagic trawler. The 100 meter-long vessel is to be built for the Seattle …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Major storm hits Durban and causes chaos with shipping at the port; Vessels break loose (Video)  

Major storm hits Durban and causes chaos with shipping at the port; Vessels break loose (Video)  

The horrible wet and stormy weather that hit the port city of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday resulting in a massive flooding in parts of the city and causing chaos with shipping at the port, will continue to be …
Oct 11, 2017 /  Accidents
Car carrier OCEAN TANGO aground off Busan, South Korea

Car carrier OCEAN TANGO aground off Busan, South Korea

The Ocean Tango car carrier ran aground on April 17th during a storm while docked at Yeong-gu area in Busan, South Korea, Yonhap news agency reports. As informed, the grounding caused the South Korean …
Apr 18, 2016 /  Accidents
Update: Massive Vehicles Carrier damaged in Storm Desmond docks on Tyne for repairs

Update: Massive Vehicles Carrier damaged in Storm Desmond docks on Tyne for repairs

One of the largest ships to be impacted by Storm Desmond has been taken to A&P Group’s Tyneside yard for repairs. The 5,000-tonne vehicle carrier City of Rotterdam collided with another vessel on the …
Jan 12, 2016 /  Vessels
Ferry Victoria 1 damaged in storm in Baltic Sea

Ferry Victoria 1 damaged in storm in Baltic Sea

On Dec 4, 2015, at 5.15 p.m.local time, the Passenger/Ro-Ro Cargo Ship Victoria 1 was en route from port of Tallinn to Stockholm with 1500 passengers on board, when it had to turn around after, in the …
Dec 7, 2015 /  Accidents