Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Cargo Ship Catches Fire at Corpus Christi

A general cargo ship has caught fire while moored at the Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, with the extent of the fire currently unknown.

June 10, 2014
Total Views: 21

Monday, June 9, 2014

PHOTOS: Bulker Up in Smoke at Palumbo Dockyard

Thick black smoke rises from the deck of the Liberia-registered bulk carrier Cape Tavor at the Palumbo dockyard in Valletta's Grand Harbour, June 9, 2014.

June 9, 2014
Total Views: 4

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Fire Incidents

PHOTOS: Pilot Boat Goes Up in Flames

A pilot boat went up in flames yesterday while moored at the port of Fiumicino, Italy, and it was all captured on camera.

June 5, 2014
Total Views: 1

Monday, June 2, 2014
Maritime News

Divers Locate Missing Captain Following Japan Tanker Blast

The body of the missing captain of a Japanese oil tanker that exploded off the countries southwest coast has been found, the coastguard has announced.

June 2, 2014
Total Views: 5

Friday, May 30, 2014
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Fire Incidents

Kirby Tug Crew Awakened by New York City Firefighters

A Kirby Offshore Marine tugboat caught fire just after midnight last night while moored at their dock on the north shore of Staten Island. According to local news reports, six...

May 30, 2014
Total Views: 3

Friday, May 16, 2014
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Fire Incidents

Saga Sapphire Cruise Ship Suffers Fire

Saga Cruises spokesperson Paul Green note in a phone call that their cruise ship Saga Sapphire is currently at anchor off western Scotland after an electrical switchboard caught fire today....

May 16, 2014
Total Views: 5

Sunday, April 27, 2014
Fire Incidents

Spanish Ferry Forced Back to Port After Fire

A fire aboard the Volcan de Taburiente, a RoPax ferry owned by Spanish operator, Naviera Armas forced the vessel to return to port on Friday according. The fire appears to have...

April 27, 2014
Total Views: 0

Saturday, April 26, 2014
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Fire Incidents

New York City Fire Boat Comes to New Jersey’s Rescue

Breaking news: The powerful pumps on board the New York City Fire Department’s Robert Allan Ltd-designed fire boat, Fire Fighter II are coming in handy this afternoon as the sole...

April 26, 2014
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Fire Incidents

Fire On Board USS Hue City

The U.S. Navy reports a fire broke out on board the guided missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66).  The incident occurred late Monday as the ship was transiting across...

April 15, 2014
Total Views: 6

Fire Incidents

Cargo Ship Burns Off Togo

The 1992-built ConRo vessel M/V Repubblica di Roma, owned by the Grimaldi Group caught fire last week and its current status is unknown this morning. These  images were sent to...

April 15, 2014
Total Views: 13

Saturday, March 1, 2014
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USS Chosin Takes HMCS Protecteur Under Tow After Major Fire

Update: On Sunday 2 March, USS Chosin successfully took HMCS Protecteur under tow. Earlier Following a major fire on board the HMCS Protecteur off Hawaii late Thursday night, one that...

March 1, 2014
Total Views: 20

Friday, February 28, 2014
hmcs protecteur
Fire Incidents

Canadian Warship Suffers Main Engine Room Fire Off Hawaii

20 crew members have sustained injuries on board the Canadian warship HMCS Protecteur after a fire broke out at 10:20PM last night while returning home to Esquimalt, British Columbia. The...

February 28, 2014
Total Views: 6

Monday, January 20, 2014

Car ID’d As Source of Containership Blaze Off Florida

Officials in Miami have identified a car as the source of a fire that broke out Saturday night onboard a Liberian-flagged containership while underway off the coast of Florida, but the cause of the fire is still unknown.

January 20, 2014
Total Views: 1

Sunday, December 29, 2013
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Fire Incidents

British Police Arrest Two Men Over North Sea Ferry Fire

LONDON, Dec 29 (Reuters) – British police said on Sunday they had arrested two men after a suspected arson attack on a ferry in the North Sea carrying more than...

December 29, 2013
Total Views: 5

Saturday, November 16, 2013
britannia seaways
Fire Incidents

Storm Prevents Rescue as Cargo Ship Burns in the North Sea

OSLO, Nov 16 (Reuters) – The 32 crew of a Danish cargo vessel on fire in the North Sea off Norway were trapped on board on Saturday night as a...

November 16, 2013
Total Views: 3

Sunday, November 3, 2013
Fire Incidents

Fire Extinguished Onboard MV Fernanda Near Iceland [UPDATE]

Icelandic Coast Guard crews continued fighting a fire onboard the MV Fernanda Friday evening into Saturday while west of Faxafloi, a bay located on the southwest coast of Iceland near the capital city of Reykjavík.

November 3, 2013
Total Views: 10

Thursday, October 31, 2013
Fire Incidents

Icelandic Coast Guard Continues Response to Cargo Ship Fire

The Icelandic Coast Guard continued its response Thursday to a fire onboard the Ro/Ro cargo ship Fernanda off the coast of Iceland.

October 31, 2013
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Fire Incidents

Cargo Ship Catches Fire Near Iceland [PHOTOS]

Coast Guard crews in Iceland have rescued 11 crewmembers from a ship which caught fire in heavy weather just south of the North Atlantic island.

October 30, 2013
Total Views: 23

Monday, September 30, 2013
Fire Incidents

Fire Reported on CMA CGM Containership Off Table Bay, South Africa

Crews in South Africa responded over weekend to a fire that broke out in the cargo hold of a fully-laden containership which was at anchor just off the Port of Table Bay near Cape Town.

September 30, 2013
Total Views: 4