Monday, June 21, 2021
Accidents

Watch: Hamburg Süd Ship Takes Out Passenger Loading Dock in Santos, Brazil

A Hamburg Süd containership took out a passenger dock at a ferry terminal in Santos, Brazil on Sunday, and it was all caught on video. Fortunately no injuries were reported...

June 21, 2021
Total Views: 17023

Thursday, June 3, 2021
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Accidents

Watch: Containership Takes Out Cranes at Kaohsiung Port in Taiwan

A 316-meter-long containership took out two cranes at the Port of Kaohsiung in Taiwan. The port reported that the OOCL Durban was being moved from another area of the port...

June 3, 2021
Total Views: 48125

Friday, January 22, 2021
Accidents

Costa Smeralda Loses Lifeboat in Docking Mishap – VIDEO

One thing about the COVID cruising suspensions is we don’t get as many cruise ships crashing into things. With that in mind, Costa Cruises’ flagship Costa Smeralda was slightly damaged...

January 22, 2021
Total Views: 21002

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Accidents

Containership Grounds Next to Wrecked Containership in Singapore Strait

A bizarre incident in the Singapore Strait this week as a containership apparently grounded next to (and possibly struck) a second grounded containership that has been shipwrecked in the area...

November 24, 2020
Total Views: 29789

Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Accidents

VIDEO: Containership Capsizes Dockside in Indonesia

Video shows the moment the cargo ship MV Mentari Crystal capsized and partially sank at the Teluk Lamong Terminal at the Port of Tanjung Perak in Indonesia on November 16,...

November 18, 2020
Total Views: 34898

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Maritime News

Dramatic Heavy Seas Rescue Off Southeastern Ireland

Three rescue boats with Royal National Lifeboat Institution came to the rescue of a cargo ship that had lost power and was in danger of hitting rocks in southeast Ireland...

October 21, 2020
Total Views: 170

Monday, October 12, 2020
Maritime News

Cargo Ship Breaks Tow, Grounds in Vietnam

An end-of-life cargo ship under tow to breakers lost its tow and become grounded along the east coast of Vietnam. The owners of the MV Jakarta, NKD Maritime Limited, said...

October 12, 2020
Total Views: 141

Monday, October 5, 2020
Maritime News

Incident Video: Dredge Impales Tanker at Malaysian Anchorage

Check out this wild video from over the weekend of a dredger colliding with a tanker at a Malaysian anchorage. The incident reportedly happened October 2 at the TG Beruas...

October 5, 2020
Total Views: 162

Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Interesting

Watch: 17 Rescued as Yacht Engulfed in Flames Sinks Off Italy

The Italian Coast Guard said it rescued 17 people from a yacht before it sank off the coast of Sardinia, Italy. The incident took place Tuesday as the 155-foot vessel...

August 26, 2020
Total Views: 91

Monday, July 13, 2020
Interesting

Head-On Collision in Great Lakes’ Welland Canal – Caught on Camera

Officials in Canada are investigating the head-on collision between two cargo ships in Ontario’s Welland Canal on Saturday. The vessels Alanis and Florence Spirit collided Saturday afternoon. The Transportation Safety...

July 13, 2020
Total Views: 578

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Maritime News

Bulk Carrier Takes Out Railroad Bridge in Panama Canal

A bulk carrier transiting the Panama Canal took out the railroad bridge in Gamboa on Tuesday, causing major damage. The Panama Canal Authority said it is investigating the accident and...

June 24, 2020
Total Views: 427

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Maritime News

Tanker Crashes Into Breakwater in Marseille – Video

A bunker tanker crashed straight into a breakwater at the Port of Marseille in France and it was all caught on video. The incident is believed to have occurred on...

June 23, 2020
Total Views: 160

Sunday, May 10, 2020
Interesting

Liebherr Addresses Crane Collapse in Rostock

Crane manufacturer Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock has addressed the crane collapse on board newbuild offshore installation vessel at a Liebherr yard in Rostock, Germany earlier this month.  In a statement, the company...

May 10, 2020
Total Views: 1392

Monday, May 4, 2020
Interesting

DEME’s ‘Game-Changing’ Offshore Installation Vessel Suffers 11th-Hour Crane Collapse – Incident Video

A newbuild offshore installation vessel due for delivery later this month suffered a major accident over the weekend when its crane collapsed during testing.  Belgian marine services company DEME reports...

May 4, 2020
Total Views: 404

Monday, April 6, 2020
Interesting

Caught on Camera: Containership Takes Out Crane in Busan, South Korea

A major accident was caught on camera today at the Port of Busan today when a containership struck multiple shoreside gantry cranes and another ship while berthing.  The video shows...

April 6, 2020
Total Views: 891

Thursday, December 26, 2019
Maritime News

Ecuador Concerned Sunken Barge Recovery in Galapagos – Incident Video

QUITO (Reuters) – Ecuador’s environment minister, Raul Ledesma, said on Monday that a situation involving a sunken barge in the Galapagos Islands which was carrying 600 gallons of diesel is...

December 26, 2019
Total Views: 43

Friday, December 20, 2019
Maritime News

Watch: Carnival Cruise Ships Collide in Mexico

Two Carnival cruise ships collided in Cozumel, Mexico on Friday, causing damage to both ships. Video posted online show the stern of the Carnival Glory crash into the bow of...

December 20, 2019
Total Views: 107

Monday, December 9, 2019
Maritime News

Incident Video: APL Containership Collapses Crane at Port of Antwerp

A giant ship-to-shore container crane at the Port of Antwerp collapsed Monday after it was struck by a containership in heavy weather. The accident took place Monday afternoon shortly after...

December 9, 2019
Total Views: 230

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Maritime News

Watch: Tug Has Trouble with Cruise Ship in San Francisco

Check out this incident video showing a tugboat being trapped between the cruise ship Star Princess and a pier in San Francisco. The incident took place on October 2 at...

October 8, 2019
Total Views: 119

Monday, August 12, 2019
Maritime News

Watch: LNG Carrier Gives Port Aransas Ferry Passengers a Scare

Port Aransas Ferry passengers got quite the scare Monday when a large LNG tanker came a little too close for comfort as they were being loaded.  Video posted online shows...

August 12, 2019
Total Views: 43