Search Suspended for Missing Fishermen Near Galveston

The search for two missing fishermen near Galveston was suspended Thursday after covering more than 49 square miles over three days, the Unified Command said.  The Unified Command was set up in response to the fatal collision between the 81-foot fishing vessel Pappy's Pride and tanker near Galveston on Tuesday. A search consisting of aerial flights, shore … [Read more...]

ONE Containership Hits Moored Chemical Tanker in Greece

A ONE Line containership was involved in a collision with a moored chemical tanker at the Port of Perama near Piraeus, Greece on Friday, reportedly causing major damage to the tanker. Ocean Network Express confirmed in a statement that its M/V ONE BLUE JAY came into contact with the tanker at around 1409 local time on Thursday. There are no reports of pollution from the … [Read more...]

China Warship Collision Led to Standoff, Freighter Captain Says

By Samson Ellis and Adela Lin (Bloomberg) --The Taiwanese coast guard intervened to end an hour-long standoff between a freighter and an unidentified Chinese warship after the two vessels collided in the contested Taiwan Strait last week. The Taiwanese-registered bulk carrier Yutai No. 1 collided with a Chinese naval vessel around 20 nautical miles southeast of … [Read more...]

Chinese Warship Collided With Taiwan Freighter, Coast Guard Says

By Adela Lin (Bloomberg) --A Chinese warship collided with a Taiwanese freighter Wednesday evening, damaging the bulk carrier, Taiwan’s Coast Guard Administration said. The collision occurred around 20 nautical southeast of Taiwan-controlled Kinmen island off China’s southeast coast, according to a statement from the coast guard. No injuries were reported. The statement … [Read more...]