Friday, March 10, 2017
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Crew Boat Miss Lynda Runs Aground on Louisiana Jetty -Incident Photos
The U.S. Coast Guard is coordinating salvage for the crew boat Miss Lynda which ran aground on a jetty near Cameron, Louisiana on Wednesday. The Coast Guard reported that at 7:20 a.m., Vessel Traffic...
Friday, March 3, 2017
Five Rescued from Grounded Tug in Southeast Alaska
A U.S. Coast Guard aircrew from Sitka, Alaska rescued five crew members from a tugboat Thursday after running aground in the Sumner Strait in southeast Alaska. The aircrew hoisted the five...
Monday, February 6, 2017
LPG Tanker Drags Anchor in Heavy Weather Off Cork, Ireland – VIDEO
Some heavy weather in the eastern North Atlantic caused an unladen LPG tanker to drag anchor and reportedly touch bottom in Cork Harbour in southern Ireland on Monday. Local tugs...
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
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Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Crews Attempting to Pump Oil from Stricken Cargo Ship in Andros, Greece
Response crews in Greece are working to clean-up and pump oil from the stricken cargo ship MV Cabrera which ran aground December 24 on the Greek island of Andros during...
Monday, December 26, 2016
Grounded Cargo Ship in Trouble in Greece; Nine Rescued, Pollution Reported
Nine crew members have been rescued from a grounded general cargo ship that has run aground and is leaking oil in Andros, Greece. The Hellenic Coast Guard says the Antigua...
Friday, December 2, 2016
Monday, November 28, 2016
Containership Grounding Causes ‘Significant Damage’ to Cayman Islands’ Reef
Officials in the Cayman Islands are trying to determine exactly how much damage was caused to a coral reef after the grounding of the containership MV Saga near George Town....
Friday, November 18, 2016
Grounded Bulk Carrier Refloated in North Carolina – UPDATE
The U.S. Coast Guard responded to a grounded bulk carrier Thursday in the Beaufort Inlet Channel near Fort Macon, North Carolina, temporarily closing the channel to all commercial vessel traffic. The Coast Guard says...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Cargo Ship Suffers ‘Severe Hull Damage’ in Grounding Near Xiamen, China
Authorities in China are racing to prevent more oil from spilling from a grounded cargo ship near Xiamen, China. Officials are saying the vessel, Gan Tai Tai Zhou, has suffered...
Monday, September 19, 2016
Australia Settles Six Years After Great Barrier Reef Grounding
SYDNEY, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Australia on Monday reached a A$39.3 million ($29.66 million) out-of-court settlement with the owners of a Chinese coal carrier that ran aground in 2010 on...
Friday, September 16, 2016
Cargo Ship Goes Aground as Typhoon Meranti Hits China
Another casualty from Super Typhoon Meranti to report today with the grounding of a 42,000 ton containership near Xiamen, China. The ship Gan Tai Tai Zhou was at an outer...
Monday, September 5, 2016
Turkish Ro-Ro Runs Into Residential Community In Southern Greece
The Turkey flagged RoRo SAFFET BEY ran hard aground at a full speed of 16 knots around midnight Saturday morning, on the west side of the natural harbor of Prophet Elias, Lakonias, Greece. The...
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
That Time a Huge Containership Ran Straight Into a Hong Kong Football Field
There are those times when shipping accidents occur way out at sea, far out of view to majority of the public. Then there at those other times when accidents happen...
Monday, August 15, 2016
Bulk Carrier Touches Bottom Twice on Columbia River
The U.S. Coast Guard responded over the weekend to a Chinese bulk carrier which had ran aground twice in the Columbia River near Skamokawa, Washington. The Coast Guard reported that the...
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