IMO rolls out ferry safety video

IMO rolls out ferry safety video

Overcrowding is dangerous. Listen to crew. Follow instructions. It could save your life. These simple but key messages to ferry passengers are included in a new one-minute animated IMO safety video, to be shown in ferry …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Curious
Shocking Footage: Pilot ladder accident

Shocking Footage: Pilot ladder accident

Pilot ladder accidents and incidents are more common than we would like to think. Pilots and other personnel using these ladders are exposed to falling in the water or onto the deck of the pilot boat, with the attending …
May 5, 2016 /  Curious
Watch: A Stunning Time Lapse Of Gunhilde Maersk Gliding Around The World

Watch: A Stunning Time Lapse Of Gunhilde Maersk Gliding Around The World

The seemingly mundane life of the behemoth container ship is far more beautiful than one might think. The time lapse video below follows one such ship on a day's journey as it navigates through sea and port. In this …
Mar 31, 2016 /  Vessels
WATCH: Oil Spill Clean-Up Operations After TS Taipei Grounding Continues

WATCH: Oil Spill Clean-Up Operations After TS Taipei Grounding Continues

It is estimated that the remaining oil and fuel from the severely damaged TS Taipei could be extracted in a week as the weather off Taiwan has improved, the country’s Environmental Protection Department (EPA) …
Mar 29, 2016 /  Vessels
Curious to Know and See: Just Sea It

Curious to Know and See: Just Sea It

This two-minute video is recorded by Deck Cadet and student of the Merchant Marine Academy of Aspropyrgos (Greece) Vasileios Sofikitis and it was made from footage he collected during the transatlantic voyages he …
Mar 19, 2016 /  Curious
WATCH: Drone Footage Of Ship Frozen In Ice at Lake Michigan

WATCH: Drone Footage Of Ship Frozen In Ice at Lake Michigan

Drone footage captured at Lake Michigan shows a trapped ship surrounded by frozen solid ice. ***** If you look closely, you can make out some sailors on board walking on the frozen deck.  …
Jan 26, 2016 /  Vessels
Curious to know and See: Dutch Navy Marines storms a German cargo Ship (Video)

Curious to know and See: Dutch Navy Marines storms a German cargo Ship (Video)

This is a real video footage recorded by the Dutch Navy during an operation in Somali waters on board MS TAIPAN back in April 2010. The conducted operation of the Dutch navy was a rare victory in the war against …
Jan 12, 2016 /  Curious
Curious to Know and See: Living on a Container Ship (Video)

Curious to Know and See: Living on a Container Ship (Video)

For all of you who are curious to know what is to be on board a containership, to see different glimpses from the working process and the hours off duty, please see this beautiful video: The video was recorded on …
Jan 10, 2016 /  Curious
WATCH: Amazing drone video of the newest U.S. Navy Destroyer USS ZUMWALT in Portland Harbor

WATCH: Amazing drone video of the newest U.S. Navy Destroyer USS ZUMWALT in Portland Harbor

Short aerial video of the newest U.S. Navy destroyer, USS Zumwalt (DDG-1000), recorded by Maine Imaging Photography is showing its first entering in the Portland Harbor. The Zumwalt is the first of three planned …
Jan 7, 2016 /  Naval
WATCH: First Video Images Of Sunken Freighter El Faro

WATCH: First Video Images Of Sunken Freighter El Faro

Federal accident investigators Sunday (Jan 03) released the first images of the wreckage of the freighter El Faro, which sank in an October hurricane near Bermuda with 33 mariners aboard and no survivors. The images …
Jan 4, 2016 /  Accidents