Monday, August 9, 2021
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Marine Insurer Warns of Risks of Shipping Containers on Vessels Other Than Purpose-Built Containerships

With continued chaos driving record-high freight rates in container shipping, some shippers have been forced seek more creative ways of moving cargo point A to B, including turning to bulk...

August 9, 2021
Total Views: 12348

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
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Shipping Losses Hit Record Low in 2020, But Risks and Challenges Abound -Report

The number of total losses in shipping hit record low levels in 2020, but risks and challenges on several fronts pose a threat to safety, according to marine insurer Allianz...

August 3, 2021
Total Views: 1250

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
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Huge Spike In Shipping Containers Lost At Sea

By Ann Koh (Bloomberg) Containers piled high on giant vessels carrying everything from car tires to smartphones are toppling over at an alarming rate, sending millions of dollars of cargo...

April 27, 2021
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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Maersk Updates on Transpacific Ships’ Return to Service After Cargo Losses

Maersk is providing updates on its two ships that lost a significant number of containers overboard in the Pacific Ocean recently. First up is Maersk Essen which lost some 750...

February 23, 2021
Total Views: 8518

Thursday, February 18, 2021

More Cargo Loss for Transpacific as Maersk Ship Loses Hundreds of Containers in Storm

A Maersk Line containership has lost a significant number of containers overboard while en route from China to Los Angeles, the latest in series of container loss incidents to hit...

February 18, 2021
Total Views: 31654

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

More Containers Lost in the Pacific as 41 Go Overboard from MSC Ship

An MSC containership has become the latest giant boxship to lose containers overboard in the Pacific Ocean. Cargo casualty firm WK Webster reports that the MSC Aries lost about 41...

February 2, 2021
Total Views: 15358

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Carriers Face Pressure for Load Restrictions After Latest Container Loss in Pacific

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – There are calls for an urgent review of container lashing practices and stack height restrictions after another box ship lost a huge number of containers in the Pacific...

January 21, 2021
Total Views: 14897

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Los Angeles-Bound Maersk Essen Loses Some 750 Containers Overboard

A Maersk operated containership en route to Los Angeles, California has reportedly lost some 750 containers overboard in the Pacific Ocean. The incident occurred on January 16, 2021, and involved...

January 20, 2021
Total Views: 42392

Monday, January 4, 2021

Evergreen Ship Loses 36 Containers Off Japan

An Evergreen Marine containership lost 36 containers over the side after the vessel encountered severe weather off the coast of Japan last week. The container loss incident took place on...

January 4, 2021
Total Views: 24942

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
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ONE Apus Arrives in Kobe, Revealing Cargo Loss of Epic Proportions

The containership ONE Apus arrived at the Port of Kobe, Japan on Tuesday after its eight-day trek from the middle of Pacific Ocean where it lost nearly 2,000 containers during...

December 8, 2020
Total Views: 345805

Monday, December 7, 2020

ONE Apus Update: Photos Show Cargo Carnage as Containership Arrives in Kobe

The MV ONE Apus sailed into Japan’s Osaka Bay on Tuesday giving us a first good view of the devastation on board the ship after it lost nearly 2,000 containers...

December 7, 2020
Total Views: 155667

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Containership ONE Apus Loses ‘Significant’ Number of Containers Overboard in Pacific -Manager

Update: ONE Apus Arrives in Kobe, Revealing Epic Cargo Loss An Ocean Network Express containership has lost a “significant” number of containers overboard in the Pacific Ocean approximately 1,600 nautical...

December 1, 2020
Total Views: 38886

Wednesday, November 4, 2020
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ONE Containership Diverted to Tacoma Due to Collapsed Containers

A containership belonging to Ocean Network Express is being rerouted to the Port of Tacoma after containers collapsed on board during a transpacific voyage. A Customer Advisory dated October 30...

November 4, 2020
Total Views: 2589

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
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Maritime News

Lost Container Incident in Bristol Channel, England

Authorities in the UK are continuing to monitor the response to an overboard container incident in the Bristol Channel in southwest England. The incident was first reported October 20 when...

October 28, 2020
Total Views: 382

Friday, July 24, 2020
Maritime News

Australia Tackles Lost Containers at Sea with Targeted Safety Campaign

Australia has launched a safety campaign targeting cargo securing arrangements on board containerships after spate of recent lost container incidents off the country’s shores. The inspection campaign was launched this...

July 24, 2020
Total Views: 246

Wednesday, July 8, 2020
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Maritime News

Actual Number of Containers Lost at Sea Falling, Study Shows

The global container shipping industry continues to see a declining trend in the number of containers lost at sea each year. The World Shipping Council (WSC) on Wednesday released an...

July 8, 2020
Total Views: 1539

Monday, June 29, 2020
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Maritime News

Containership Loses Three Containers Overboard Off Western Australia

A Liberian-flagged containership lost three containers overboard off the coast of Western Australia last Thursday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) reported that the Navios Unite lost the containers in...

June 29, 2020
Total Views: 74

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Salvors Work to Locate and Retrieve Overboard Containers Off Hilo

The U.S. Coast Guard is continuing to oversee the response to shipping containers lost overboard from a Hawaiian inter-island barge in Hilo Harbor on Monday. A Cates Marine salvage team...

June 24, 2020
Total Views: 174

Monday, June 22, 2020

Hawaiian Barge Loses More Than 20 Containers Overboard Off Hilo

A Hawaiian interisland barge lost more than 20 containers overboard off the coast of Hilo on Monday morning and several containers remain missing. The U.S. Coast Guard said it responded...

June 22, 2020
Total Views: 166

Maritime News

APL England Cleared to Leave Australia

The APL England has been cleared to leave Australia after losing some 50 containers overboard off the coast of New South Wales last month. Inspectors with the Australian Maritime Safety...

June 22, 2020
Total Views: 202