Friday, September 16, 2016
Maritime News

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...

September 16, 2016
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Saturday, February 6, 2016
The cargo ship Modern Express is reflected in water on the dock as it lists at a mooring in the port of Bilbao
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Ship Photo Of The Day – M/V Modern Express

The RORO Modern Express is reflected in water on the dock as it lists at a mooring in the port of Bilbao, in Zierbena, northern Spain, February 4, 2016. The...

February 6, 2016
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Friday, October 30, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Hits Barge in Corpus Christi – INCIDENT PHOTO

A 480-foot heavy lift cargo ship hit a barge in the Corpus Christi Inner Harbor Thursday night, causing quite the scene but resulting in no pollution and just a minor...

October 30, 2015
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Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Interesting

Guantanamo Bound Barge Loses 22 Containers Overboard

MIAMI —  The Coast Guard this week is responding to a report of 22 containers lost overboard from a TransAtlantic-operated barge about 18 miles east of Key Biscayne, Florida. The Coast Guard...

March 6, 2013
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Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Incidents

Seastreak Wall Street – NYC Fast Ferry Damage [PHOTOS]

The United States Coast Guard has begun to investigate today’s commuter ferry incident. The incident occurred in New York City early this morning when the ferry Seastreak Wall Street, crashed...

January 9, 2013
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Monday, October 1, 2012
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Incident Photo of The Day – Double Grounding!

A violent storm ripped through Spain over the weekend bringing with it flash floods, high winds, tornadoes, and two side-by-side ship groundings along the Valencia coast. As many as 10...

October 1, 2012
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Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Incidents

Pier Collapses at Great Lakes Steel Mill

A pier in Burns Harbor, Indiana collapsed on Tuesday during the offloading of bulk carrier, the USCG reports. The USCG says that they received a report at approximately 6 a.m. on...

September 26, 2012
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Monday, August 20, 2012
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Incident Photos of The Week – Walking on Water in Greenland

The M/V Vega Sagittarius sits high above the water after running aground last week near Nuuk, Greenland. The 11,811 dwt vessel, which is chartered by Royal Arctic Line, was enroute...

August 20, 2012
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Sunday, March 11, 2012
USCG

Caribbean Collision [INCIDENT PHOTOS]

A general cargo ship was severely damaged early Saturday after being involved in a major collision with a reefer ship in the Caribbean Sea. The collision occurred early Saturday between...

March 11, 2012
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Friday, December 16, 2011
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Incident Video of The Week – TK Bremen Grounded in France

The Maltese-flagged TK Bremen, a cargo ship traveling along Northwest coast of France, ran aground Friday in southern Brittany in high winds and heavy seas.  The vessel reportedly leaked over...

December 16, 2011
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Monday, October 24, 2011
Collision

Over 70 Injured In Hong Kong Ferry Allision

HONG KONG–Over 70 commuters were injured–some seriously–after their passenger ferry crashed into a mooring pillar after departure from an outlying island before dawn on Friday. The Hong Kong Marine Department...

October 24, 2011
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Friday, September 23, 2011
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Incident Photo of The Week – Car Carrier Aground in Columbia River

This weeks incident photo is of the 584-foot car carrier, M/V Luminous ACE, aground at Puget Island near Cathlamet, WA, September 22.  The vessel grounded after an electrical problem knocked...

September 23, 2011
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