Tuesday, October 5, 2021
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MV Rena Shipwreck: New Zealand’s Worst Maritime Disaster in Photos

The MV Rena was traveling at a speed of 17 knots when it grounded on Astrolabe Reef off the coast of New Zealand on October 5, 2011, during a voyage...

October 5, 2021
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018
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Incident Photos: Containership and Bulk Carrier Collide in Denmark’s Great Belt

Maritime authorities in Denmark are investigation a collision between a containership and a bulk carrier in Denmark’s Great Belt, which caused some containers to fall into the water. The incident...

March 27, 2018
Total Views: 198

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Denmark Issues Investigation Report Into Loss of Maersk Supply Ships Off France

The Danish Maritime Accident Investigation Board has released its investigation report into the loss of two former Maersk Supply Ships during a side-by-side tow to the breakers in December 2016,...

August 31, 2017
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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...

March 8, 2017
Total Views: 51

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Two Crew Killed as Viking River Cruise Ship Wheelhouse Hits Low Bridge in Germany [Incident Photos]

Two officers navigating the Viking River Cruises cruise ship Viking Freya were killed overnight when the vessel struck a bridge on Main-Donau-Kanal in Erlangen, Germany. The incident reportedly occurred at...

September 11, 2016
Total Views: 455

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Maritime News

Incident Photos: Bulk Carrier Listing After Grounding in Columbia River

A 623-foot bulk carrier was damaged below the water line after running aground on the Columbia River near Cathlamet, Washington early Monday morning. The U.S. Coast Guard is monitoring for pollution from...

March 22, 2016
Total Views: 26

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Maritime News

New Photos Show Extent of Damage to City of Rotterdam Car Carrier After Collision

As gCaptain has reported, the outbound City of Rotterdam was severely damaged following a collision December 4th with a the inbound DFDS ro-ro ferry Primula Seaways off Immingham, England on the approach to the River...

December 9, 2015
Total Views: 120

Monday, December 7, 2015

Incident Photos: Collision in River Humber Approach [AIS Recreation]

On Friday, December 3, 2015, the DFDS ro-ro ferry Primula Seaways collided with the car carrier City of Rotterdam off Immingham, England on the approach to the River Humber. Damage was sustained by...

December 7, 2015
Total Views: 51

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Dutch Freighter ‘Flinterstar’ Sinks After Collision With LNG Carrier – PHOTOS

  Update: Salvage Underway for Wrecked MV Flinterstar Off Belgium A Dutch freighter has sank after colliding nearly head on with the Marshall Islands-flagged LNG carrier Al-Oraiq in the North Sea...

October 6, 2015
Total Views: 1506

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Containership Catches Fire at Port of Manila – INCIDENT PHOTOS

  The Marshall Islands-flagged containership MV Cape Moreton caught fire while berthed at the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) in the Philippines. Photos from the scene show thick smoke billowing...

September 12, 2015
Total Views: 21

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

More Bosphorus Trouble: Vessels Collide Near Northern Entrance – INCIDENT PHOTOS

Another incident to report today involving ships in or near Turkey’s Bosphorus Strait. Turkish maritime authorities have confirmed that the tanker Paros Wind and the bulk carrier CS Jaden collided...

September 1, 2015
Total Views: 23

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
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Grounding Incidents

M/V Juno Damage Photos

On 20 April, the handysize bulk carrier M/V Juno carrying a cargo of sugar grounded in the St. Lawrence River after suffering a steering casualty.  The grounding caused the vessel to take...

April 29, 2015
Total Views: 36

Sunday, March 22, 2015
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Pickup Truck Hauled into Baltimore Harbor During Freak Mooring Incident

On Saturday night, a miscommunication between line handlers aboard the containership MSC Ilona and those at terminal 4 in the Port of Baltimore resulted in a pickup truck getting pulled...

March 22, 2015
Total Views: 107

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
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Crewboat Sinks in Gulf of Mexico After Collision With Halliburton Liftboat [INCIDENT PHOTOS]

The crewboat Diamond Edge, owned by Jewel Marine allided was involved in a collision with the Halliburton-owned liftboat B.W. Haley at around 10am on Monday off Freshwater Bayou in the Gulf of Mexico.  The...

March 4, 2015
Total Views: 297

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Ferry Passengers Find Horrifying Scene Off Scotland

Passengers aboard the Northlink ferry Hrossey saw a haunting sight this afternoon in the form of an upturned hull of a ship while sailing in the Pentland Firth, a strait between the Orkney Islands...

January 3, 2015
Total Views: 4189

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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Bulk Carrier T-Boned on Paraná River [IMAGES]

The 38,278 deadweight ton, Hong Kong flagged bulk carrier Octbreeze Island was impaled by the Italian-flagged 40,165-deadweight tanker Ghetty Bottiglieri on Saturday, December 13 while navigating in the Paraná River. The incident occurred at...

December 16, 2014
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Friday, August 15, 2014

Crane Breaks Off Bulk Carrier, Falls into Cargo Hold [IMAGES]

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating an incident this week involving the failure of a crane on board the bulk carrier Seapace while at the port of...

August 15, 2014
Total Views: 48

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Crew Boat Gets Stuck in Offshore Platform – Photo

The crew boat suffered a slight mishap last week when it ran straight into an offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

August 3, 2014
Total Views: 22

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
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Grounding Incidents

Moon Saves the Day After Coal Carrier Runs Aground Off Canada [IMAGES]

Shortly after 10 p.m. on Monday, July 14th, the Prince Rupert Port Authority reports the 228-meter, 81,887 ton dwt bulk carrier Amakusa Island had run aground in Prince Rupert’s outer harbor....

July 16, 2014
Total Views: 21

Friday, July 11, 2014
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CSAV Boxship Loses Containers in Typhoon [IMAGES]

The following images were sent to us from an anonymous source showing containers allegedly hanging off the side of the containership CSAV Traiguen as a result of the ship’s recent...

July 11, 2014
Total Views: 13