Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Americas Magic Website
Incidents

America’s America’s Cup Boat Capsizes Hard

by Shrivathsa Sridhar (Reuters) – American Magic’s hopes of challenging Team New Zealand for the America’s Cup were dealt a blow when their yacht “Patriot” capsized on Sunday but the...

January 20, 2021
Total Views: 6355

Friday, December 18, 2020
GLORY_SUMMIT ship
Lifesaving Incidents

15 Sailors Missing From Bulker Off Vietnam

At least 15 sailors were missing on Thursday after the Panama-flagged cargo ship Xin Hong capsized in rough seas off Vietnam. The incident happened near the province of Binh Thuan...

December 18, 2020
Total Views: 894

Thursday, March 21, 2019
Blog

Are We Fools?

“Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from the mistakes of others” -Otto von Bismarck You might be tempted to assume that the above photo (courtesy...

March 21, 2019
Total Views: 48

Thursday, June 7, 2018
ezion liftboat capsizes
Maritime News

Ezion Liftboat Capsizes During Tow in South China Sea

A liftboat belonging to Ezion Holdings has capsized in the South China Sea during a dead tow from Vietnam to Taiwan, the company said Wednesday. The vessel was unmanned at...

June 7, 2018
Total Views: 32

Thursday, April 27, 2017
capsized dry dock
Maritime News

Dry Dock with Norwegian Tanker Capsizes at Polish Shipyard

A floating dry dock holding a Norwegian tanker capsized Thursday afternoon at the Nauta Shipyard in Gdynia, Poland. The Nauta Shipyard said in a statement that the dry dock began listing...

April 27, 2017
Total Views: 133

Monday, January 9, 2017
Interesting

Shocking Video Shows Vessel Capsize at Launch; Several People Seen on Deck

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c6hckUHOnKw A shocking video posted online shows the moment a brand new offshore vessel capsized during its launch at a shipyard. I counted at least six people (maybe a seventh) on...

January 9, 2017
Total Views: 159

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Sea worker jack-up
Maritime News

A2SEA Jack-Up Capsizes Off Denmark

An offshore wind farm jack-up barge has capsized off the coast of Denmark one week after running aground in a separate incident. A2SEA has confirmed that its jack-up Sea Worker capsized...

February 3, 2016
Total Views: 127

Saturday, October 24, 2015
Interesting

Scary Video Shows Self-Propelled Barge Flip Over in Just Seconds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MkiPQy8ZR9M This video was just uploaded to LiveLeak and purportedly happened on a river in China. Unfortunately we have no confirmed details on this incident at this time, but Chinese...

October 24, 2015
Total Views: 32

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Maritime News

Thousands of Cattle May Have Died After Livestock Carrier Capsizes Pierside in Brazil

  A livestock carrier loaded with cattle turned over alongside a pier at the Port of Vila do Conde in Barcarena, Brazil, reportedly killing thousands of cattle. According to local...

October 6, 2015
Total Views: 518

Friday, January 16, 2015
tugboat capsize yangtze
Incidents

20 Missing After Tug Sinks During Sea Trials

More than 20 people are missing after a tug boat sank in the Yangtze River

January 16, 2015
Total Views: 21

Friday, October 17, 2014
Incidents

Coast Guard Patrol Boat Capsizes Upon Launch [VIDEO]

Not sure when/where this video was taken, but wow. Maybe using inflatable rubber tubes to launch a ship isn’t the best way to go.

October 17, 2014
Total Views: 519

Thursday, September 4, 2014
Maritime News

One Dead, One Missing After Cargo Ship Capsizes in Sea of Japan

One crewmember is dead and another is still missing after a cargo ship carrying timber capsized Thursday in the Sea of Japan, RIA Novosti has reported.

September 4, 2014
Total Views: 25

Thursday, August 28, 2014
Incidents

Two Swim to Safety After Tug Capsizes and Sinks on Chicago’s Calumet River

Two crewmembers of a 57-foot tugboat were able to swim to shore after their vessel capsized and sank in the Calumet River near the 106th St. Bridge in Chicago on Wednesday.

August 28, 2014
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Interesting

WATCH: Crane Operator Saves Supply Vessel from Capsizing

An offshore crane operator just may have saved this supply vessel from capsizing.

July 9, 2014
Total Views: 19

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Maritime News

Asia Dry Bulk | Capesize Rates to Hold Steady, Panamaxes to Fall More

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE June 19 (Reuters) – Rates for capesize bulk carriers on key Asian routes are set to hold steady as charterers maintain leasing activity, even as Asian...

June 19, 2014
Total Views: 6

Saturday, May 17, 2014
miraj 4 ferry capsize salvage
Incidents

Bangladesh Salvages Capsized Ferry, 54 Bodies Recovered

By Serajul Quadir DHAKA, May 17 (Reuters) – Rescue workers in Bangladesh completed the search of a stricken river ferry on Saturday, bringing the number of bodies recovered to 54...

May 17, 2014
Total Views: 11

Friday, May 16, 2014
Incidents

Bangladesh Official Declares “No Hope of Further Survivors” WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGE

By Serajul Quadir DHAKA, May 16 (Reuters) – A Bangladeshi official said on Friday there was no chance of finding further survivors of a ferry that sank in a storm...

May 16, 2014
Total Views: 10

Thursday, May 15, 2014
Incidents

Bangladesh Ferry Capsizes, Fatalities Reported

By Serajul Quadir DHAKA, May 15 (Reuters) – A Bangladeshi river ferry with around 200 passengers on board capsized in a storm on Thursday, killing at least 12 people, and...

May 15, 2014
Total Views: 7

Monday, September 9, 2013
Interesting

Capsized Houseboat [INCIDENT PHOTOS]

That's right, a capsized houseboat.

September 9, 2013
Total Views: 4

Friday, July 5, 2013
Uncategorized

Search Continues for Missing Crew After Cargo Ship Capsizes Off Thailand

As many as eleven crew members went missing from a Bangladeshi cargo ship Thursday after their vessel capsized off the coast of Phuket in southern Thailand.

July 5, 2013
Total Views: 3