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Monday, March 30, 2015
Interesting

Tall Ship Abandoned – Nine Rescued from Canadian Schooner Off Massachusetts

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued all nine crewmembers from the Canadian tall ship Liana's Ransom 58 miles east of Gloucester, Massachusetts on

March 30, 2015
Total Views: 45

Thursday, February 5, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel Takes Seriously Heavy Roll

This is the kind of video you don't show your family back

February 5, 2015
Total Views: 53

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
vos vigilant
Interesting

Watch: VOS Vigilant Encounters Big Breaking Seas

Vroon Offshore’s 2011-built Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel VOS Vigilant took a bit of a pounding while operating off the Shetland Islands last

February 3, 2015
Total Views: 50

Friday, January 23, 2015
Interesting

WATCH: Pilot Transfer in Heavy Seas from BP Oil Tanker

Check out this video showing a pilot transfer in heavy sea conditions outside Milford Haven, Wales. The tanker in the video is BP

January 23, 2015
Total Views: 589

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Interesting

Bering Sea Storm Is One for Record Books

Post-tropical cyclone Nuri is officially one for the Bering Sea record books, and that’s saying something… At approximately 06:00 UTC November 8,

November 8, 2014
Total Views: 168

Monday, July 7, 2014
Maritime News

Super Typhoon Neoguri Bears Down on Japan

High winds, crashing waves and a dangerous storm surge may strike Okinawa, including its capital Naha, as Super Typhoon Neoguri nears

July 7, 2014
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Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Interesting

VIDEO: This is What Happens When You Don’t Properly Secure Your Ship

Really not much to say here, other than this is what happens when you don’t properly secure the equipment on your

May 21, 2014
Total Views: 33

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Maritime News

Large Wave Injures Three Aboard Cargo Ship

Three crewmembers from a 587-foot cargo ship were injured Sunday afternoon after the vessel was reportedly struck by a large wave about 500 miles south of

April 22, 2014
Total Views: 52

Monday, March 31, 2014
Interesting

Video: OSV Deck Crew Gets Pummeled By Crashing Wave

Check out this video of an OSV crew working on deck in extremely harsh conditions. At about the 1 minutes mark, a huge wave actually crashes over the rail,

March 31, 2014
Total Views: 354

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Blog

Ship Photos of The Day – Storm Xaver As Seen from North Sea

Last week's storm Xaver as seen from the ERRV Vos Dee in the North Sea. Winds at 185-190 km/h, swell averaging 12-14 meters, max

December 10, 2013
Total Views: 34

Thursday, December 5, 2013
News

Thames Barrier Closed As Hurricane-Force Winds Wreak Havoc In Britain – UPDATE

Hurricane-force Storm Xaver blasted towards mainland Europe on Thursday after cutting transport and power in northern Britain and killing three people in what

December 5, 2013
Total Views: 2

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Interesting

Super Typhoon Haiyan Hits Philippines as One of Strongest Storm on Ever Recorded – UPDATE 2

Haiyan had top winds of almost 196 miles (315 kilometers) per hour when it was about 489 miles southeast of Manila, the U.S. Navy’s Joint Typhoon

November 7, 2013
Total Views: 15

Monday, October 28, 2013
Blog

Hurricane Sandy: October 28, 2012 Dawn to Dusk Timelapse Video

This week mark's the 1 Year Anniversary of "Superstorm Sandy" and to commemorate we'll be taking a look back at some our best coverage from the historic

October 28, 2013
Total Views: 24

Friday, October 11, 2013
Uncategorized

India’s East Coast Braces for Cyclone Phailin

Tens of thousands fled their homes in coastal areas of eastern India and moved to shelters on Friday, bracing for the fiercest cyclone to threaten the country

October 11, 2013
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Thursday, October 3, 2013
Offshore

Tropical Storm Karen Takes Aim at U.S. Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Karen formed in the southeastern Gulf of Mexico on Thursday and could become a hurricane before hitting the U.S. coast between Louisiana and the

October 3, 2013
Total Views: 2

Monday, September 30, 2013
Incidents

Scores Missing After Typhoon Sinks Chinese Fishing Boats

Seventy-four Chinese fishermen were missing after a typhoon in the South China Sea sank three ships, the official Xinhua News Agency reported

September 30, 2013
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Uncategorized

Typhoon Utor Claims Cargo Ship Near Hong Kong

A 190-meter bulk carrier sank Wednesday approximately 45 nautical mile southwest of Hong Kong after battling 15-meter waves and strong winds generated by

August 14, 2013
Total Views: 122

Thursday, May 16, 2013
News

Ship Photos of The Day – Ready to Ride it Out | Cyclone Mahasen Hits Bangladesh

Ships are seen anchored in Karnafuli river before cyclone Mahasen approaches in Chittagong May 16, 2013.

May 16, 2013
Total Views: 32

Thursday, April 4, 2013
News

National Weather Service Redefines Hurricane Warning System

The U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) on Thursday announced some key changes to its Hurricane warning system, particularly in the way it handles

April 4, 2013
Total Views: 53

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Uncategorized

BOOM! Intense North Atlantic Storm Drops to 930 Millibars! [REVIEW]

Last weekend saw an unusually intense hurricane force extratropical storm low over the North Atlantic.  An active weather pattern started showing up on

January 29, 2013
Total Views: 127