Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Maritime News

MSC Containership Loses 13 Containers Overboard Off South Africa

The South African Maritime Safety Authority has issued an urgent warning to vessels east of South Africa to be on the lookout for cargo containers that reportedly fell from a...

August 14, 2018
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Monday, July 30, 2018
Maritime News

APL Antwerp Loses Eight Containers Overboard at Port of Virginia

The U.S. Coast Guard warned mariners of loose cargo containers in the water at the Port of Virginia after a reported eight containers fell overboard from a ship on Sunday...

July 30, 2018
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Maritime News

Australia to Investigate Loss of 83 Containers from Ship in Heavy Weather

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) will investigate the loss of dozens of shipping containers overboard from the Yang Ming-operated cargo ship YM Efficiency off of New South Wales, Australia...

June 5, 2018
Total Views: 54

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Cargo Washes Ashore in Australia After 83 Containers Tumble from Ship

By Alison Bevege SYDNEY, June 2 (Reuters) – A cargo ship lost 83 containers over-board during heavy seas off Australia and items including nappies and sanitary pads are washing up on beaches...

June 2, 2018
Total Views: 25

Friday, June 1, 2018

Yang Ming Containership Loses 83 Containers in Heavy Seas Off Australia

Watch out, sailors! A Yang Ming containership has lost more than 80 containers overboard while battling heavy swells off the east coast of Australia. The Liberian-flagged ship YM Efficiency was...

June 1, 2018
Total Views: 97

Saturday, March 10, 2018

U.S. Authorities Monitoring 76 Containers Lost from Maersk Ship Off North Carolina

U.S. authorities including the Coast Guard, NOAA and Environmental Protection Agency on Saturday are continuing to monitor and track approximately 76 stray cargo containers that fell from a Maersk containership about 17 miles off Oregon Inlet, North Carolina. One of the containers was carrying about 5,900 pounds of sulfuric acid.

March 10, 2018
Total Views: 192

Monday, March 5, 2018
Maersk Shanghai loses containers

Maersk Line Addresses Loss of Containers from Ship Off U.S. East Coast

The world’s largest container shipping company, Maersk Line, issued a statement Monday regarding the loss of containers from one of its vessels during the nasty storm that slammed the U.S....

March 5, 2018
Total Views: 153

Sunday, March 4, 2018
Maersk Shanghai loses containers

Coast Guard: Containership Loses About 70 Containers Overboard Off U.S. East Coast

A 10,000 TEU containership lost about 70 containers overboard on Saturday night while about 17 miles off Oregon Inlet, North Carolina. The U.S. Coast Guard is warning mariners of navigation...

March 4, 2018
Total Views: 58

Thursday, November 2, 2017

British Containership Loses 42 Containers Overboard Off Japan

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch has launched an investigation into the loss of dozens of containers from a British containership off Japan. The MAIB says 42 containers were lost...

November 2, 2017
Total Views: 45

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Number of Containers Lost at Sea Falling, Survey Shows

An average of 1,390 containers have been lost at sea each year over the past three years, according to a new survey of the world’s ocean carriers by the World...

July 11, 2017
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