Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Vendée Globe Skipper Who Had Close Call with Bulk Carrier Collides With Fishing Boat

A Vendée Globe skipper who just days ago had a close call with a bulk carrier off the Azores has now been involved in a collision with a fishing boat,...

10 hours ago
Total Views: 4314

Monday, December 21, 2020

Retrofitted BW Gemini Involved in Minor Collision in Panama

BW LPG’s newly retrofitted Very Large Gas Carrier BW Gemini has been involved in a minor collision while in Cristóbal, Panama, BW LPG has informed. The company reports that the...

December 21, 2020
Total Views: 2877

Wednesday, November 4, 2020
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Maritime News

Coast Guard Investigating Collision Involving Tug and Barge and Pontoon Boat in North Carolina

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigation a collision involving a 94-foot tug and barge and a pontoon pleasure boat in North Carolina’s intracoastal waterway. The collision took place Tuesday in...

November 4, 2020
Total Views: 131

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Containership Maersk Launceston and Greek Minesweeper Collide Off Piraeus

Update: Maersk Launceston Captain Arrested A Greek Navy minesweeper was badly damaged after colliding with a much larger containership off Piraeus port on Tuesday morning. The incident involved the Navy...

October 27, 2020
Total Views: 609


Dayang Topaz: Crew Jump Overboard After Vessel Hits Platform in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 27 (Reuters) – Two crew of a Malaysian offshore support vessel died on Tuesday after their ship hit a rig operated by state oil firm Petronas off...

October 27, 2020
Total Views: 726

Thursday, October 22, 2020
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Windoc Incident – Story Behind YouTube’s Most Chilling Video

In August 2001 the Bulk Carrier Windoc was lined up on the Welland Canal’s Bridge 11 in Ontario Canada. After receiving the flashing amber approach light indicating that the bridge...

October 22, 2020
Total Views: 1870

Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Maritime News

Russian Navy Vessel and Container Ship Collide in Danish Waters

COPENHAGEN, Sept 23 (Reuters) – A Russian navy vessel collided with a Swiss-owned container ship in Danish waters on Wednesday near the Oresund Bridge linking Denmark and Sweden, Danish defence...

September 23, 2020
Total Views: 19

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Fire Incidents

Major Tanker Fire After Collision With Barge Near Shanghai

At 03:39 local time this morning the 308 foot (94m) tanker Long Qing 1 with approximately  3000 tons of fuel on board collided with a sand barge about 1.5 nautical...

August 20, 2020
Total Views: 29

Friday, April 3, 2020
Maritime News

Venezuelan Navy Ship Sinks After Collision with Expedition Cruise Ship

A Venezuelan Navy ship has sunk after colliding with the ice-strengthened hull of an expedition cruise ship earlier this week.  The incident took place March 30, 2020 in international waters...

April 3, 2020
Total Views: 23

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Maritime News

Lawsuit Filed After Deadly Tanker Collision Near Galveston

The owners of the MT Odfjell Bow Fortune, the 600-foot tanker that collided with a fishing vessel near Galveston, Texas on January 14, has asked a Federal court to absolve...

January 22, 2020
Total Views: 19

Friday, January 17, 2020

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...

January 17, 2020
Total Views: 12

Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Maritime News

Two Missing After Fishing Vessel and Tanker Collide Near Galveston Jetties

Two fishermen are missing after their 81-foot fishing vessel collided with a tanker near the Galveston jetties in Galveston, Texas on Tuesday. Another other fishermen has reportedly died.  The U.S....

January 15, 2020
Total Views: 24

Friday, September 27, 2019
Maritime News

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...

September 27, 2019
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
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Maritime News

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...

August 7, 2019
Total Views: 3

Thursday, August 1, 2019
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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...

August 1, 2019
Total Views: 55

Monday, June 10, 2019
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Historic German Schooner Sinks After Collision with Containership on Elbe River

Seven people were injured Saturday after a 19th-century wooden schooner collided with a containership on the Elbe River in Germany. German fire officials reported that there were 43 people aboard...

June 10, 2019
Total Views: 101

Friday, June 7, 2019
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Equinor: Offshore Supply Vessel Collides with Statfjord A Platform

An offshore supply vessel collided with Equinor’s Statfjord A platform in the North Sea on Friday, forcing the evacuation of the platform but no injuries or pollution has been reported,...

June 7, 2019
Total Views: 12

Monday, April 1, 2019

Viking River Cruise Ship and Chemical Tanker Collide Near Antwerp

A chemical tanker and a Viking inland cruise ship collided on the Western Scheldt near the Port of Antwerp on Monday, causing damage to both vessels. Viking confirmed that no...

April 1, 2019
Total Views: 35

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
shinya ocean collision

LNG Carrier Collides with VLCC Off Fujairah, UAE – AIS Animation

A Shipping Corporation of India LNG carrier collided with a very large crude carrier at a Fujairah anchorage in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday evening, resulting a major damage...

March 26, 2019
Total Views: 104

Monday, March 18, 2019
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Maritime News

Investigators Probing Collision Between Two Bulk Carriers in Vancouver, Canada

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating a collision between two bulk carriers taking place early Sunday morning in Vancouver Harbour, British Columbia. The TSB said it has...

March 18, 2019
Total Views: 9