Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Accidents

Golden Ray Cutting Paused for Equipment Maintenance

Cutting operations on the Golden Ray wreck have been paused once again to allow for maintenance on the wreck removal equipment, the incident command said in its latest update. Cutting...

June 15, 2021
Total Views: 4105

Wednesday, June 2, 2021
golden ray oil discharge
Accidents

Oil Spill Reported at Golden Ray Wreck Site

The Unified Command overseeing the wreck removal of the Golden Ray has reported an oil spill that personnel were working to mitigate to both on water and along the shoreline...

June 2, 2021
Total Views: 4325

Thursday, May 27, 2021
Golden ray fire assessment
Accidents

Golden Ray Cutting Resumes Two Weeks After Fire

Work to continue cutting the next section of the Golden Ray wreck resumed Thursday nearly two weeks after a fire halted the operation, the Incident Command said in an update...

May 27, 2021
Total Views: 4721

Monday, May 17, 2021
golden ray fire
Accidents

Photos: Golden Ray Post-Fire Assessment

The post-fire assessment of the Golden Ray and wreck removal equipment kicked off Saturday after Friday’s fire inside the remaining hull of the vessel. The St. Simons Sound Incident Command...

May 17, 2021
Total Views: 4471

Saturday, May 15, 2021
Golden Ray wreck
Accidents

Fire Out on Golden Ray Wreck

The fire inside the Golden Ray wreck in St. Simons Sound near the Port of Brunswick was out as of Friday evening, the incident command confirmed. “Early this evening our...

May 15, 2021
Total Views: 7274

Friday, May 14, 2021
golden ray wreck on fire
Accidents

Golden Ray Wreck on Fire

Update: Fire Out on Golden Ray Wreck A fire started during wreck removal operations for the Golden Ray wreck in St. Simons Sound, Georgia on Friday, sending a thick plume...

May 14, 2021
Total Views: 21033

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
golden ray section seven
Accidents

PHOTOS: Golden Ray Engine Section Removed

About half the Golden Ray has now been removed as tug crews today lifted Section Seven and transported it out from the Environmental Protection Barrier (EPB) in St. Simons Sound,...

April 28, 2021
Total Views: 20957

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
golden ray wreck removal
Accidents

Progress Reported in Golden Ray Wreck Removal But Likely Several More Months Before Completion

The salvage and wreck removal of the capsized Golden Ray will continue for “several more months” in St. Simons Sound, Georgia, now more than a year and half since the...

April 27, 2021
Total Views: 5200

Thursday, April 15, 2021
golden ray wreck removal
Accidents

Golden Ray Wreck Removal Faces Latest Setback But Work Continues

Crews working to cut up and remove sections of the Golden Ray shipwreck in St. Simons Sound, Georgia have restarted cutting operations on “Section Seven” after the cutting chain broke...

April 15, 2021
Total Views: 7720

Friday, April 2, 2021
golden ray section 2 cut
Accidents

Golden Ray Wreck Removal Returns to Stubborn ‘Section Seven’ as Operation Drags On

If you want to know how bad the Ever Given situation in the Suez Canal could have got, look no further than the MV Golden Ray in the United States....

April 2, 2021
Total Views: 28514

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
golden ray wreck removal
Accidents

Third Section Removed from Golden Ray Wreck

Crews have separated the latest section of the Golden Ray as the operation to cut and remove the wreck stretches into its fifth month. The St. Simons Sound Incident Response...

March 16, 2021
Total Views: 6860

Monday, March 1, 2021
Accidents

Golden Ray Wreck Removal Hits Hiccup Cutting Section Seven

Crews working to cut up and remove the Golden Ray wreck from Georgia’s St. Simons Sound will shift their focus to another section after a chain failure while cutting the...

March 1, 2021
Total Views: 12268

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Accidents

Cutting Resumes After Chain Failure in Golden Ray Wreck Removal

Crews working on the wreck removal of the Golden Ray have resumed cutting operations after a slight delay to conduct maintenance to the cutting apparatus. Cutting operations resumed early Wednesday...

February 11, 2021
Total Views: 27230

Monday, January 25, 2021
Accidents

Crews Prepare for Next Cut in Golden Ray Wreck Removal

Crews are getting ready to perform the latest cut in the Golden Ray wreck removal as the massive salvage operation continues more than a year after the car carrier ran...

January 25, 2021
Total Views: 7258

Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Accidents

Second Section Removed in Golden Ray Wreck Removal

The heavy lift vessel VB-10000 has lifted the stern section of the Golden Ray onto a barge after completing the second of seven cuts in massive wreck removal operation. The...

January 5, 2021
Total Views: 14736

Monday, January 4, 2021
Accidents

Second Section Cut in Golden Ray Wreck Removal

Crews finished with the second cut of the Golden Ray wreck in St. Simons Sound, Georgia on Saturday and the section now awaits lifting onto a barge for disposal, the...

January 4, 2021
Total Views: 6952

Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Shipping

Year In Review – Top Maritime Stories of 2020

What a year! With 2020 coming to a close, we’re taking a look back at the maritime stories that continued to make headlines all year long. IMO 2020 The year...

December 29, 2020
Total Views: 14199

Monday, December 28, 2020
Accidents

Crews Start Cutting Second Section of Golden Ray

Crews working to cut up and remove the Golden Ray in St. Simons Sound, Georgia have started cutting the stern section, known as “Section Eight”. The cutting comes after crews...

December 28, 2020
Total Views: 18266

Sunday, November 29, 2020
Accidents

Photos: Section One of Golden Ray Wreck Cut and Lifted Onto Barge

Crews have finished cutting and lifting the first section of the wreck of the Golden Ray, marking a major milestone in the wreck removal project. Preparations are now underway for...

November 29, 2020
Total Views: 63137

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Accidents

First Cut in Golden Ray Salvage Progresses Through Keel

Responders are continuing with the first cut in the salvage of the Golden Ray car carrier in St. Simons Sound, Georgia, the St. Simons Sound Incident Command said Wednesday in...

November 25, 2020
Total Views: 36850