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Thursday, March 21, 2013
UNCLOS 1982, the Italo-Indian Flap, and the Law of Unintended Consequences
Piracy

UNCLOS 1982, the Italo-Indian Flap, and the Law of Unintended Consequences

UPDATE (Mar. 21): Italian Marines Agree to Return to India to Stand Trial, Diffuse Diplomatic Row By John A.C. Cartner, Special to Piracy Daily Amidst all

March 21, 2013
Total Views: 16

Thursday, March 14, 2013
Enrica Lexie Dispute Deepens as Ambassador Told to Stay in India
News

Enrica Lexie Dispute Deepens as Ambassador Told to Stay in India

By Bibhudatta Pradhan (Bloomberg) — India’s top court told the Italian ambassador to New Delhi not to leave the country without its permission as

March 14, 2013
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Diplomatic Row Heats Up As India Demands Return of Italian Marines
Piracy

Diplomatic Row Heats Up As India Demands Return of Italian Marines

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India summoned the Italian ambassador on Tuesday to protest Rome’s decision not to send two marines charged with killing

March 13, 2013
Total Views: 4

Monday, March 11, 2013
Italy Takes a Stand: Enrica Lexie Guards WILL NOT Return to India
News

Italy Takes a Stand: Enrica Lexie Guards WILL NOT Return to India

ROME, March 11 (Reuters) – Two Italian marines charged in India with killing two fishermen while on anti-piracy duty will not return there from a home

March 11, 2013
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Golar Frost
News

Drydocks World Completes Conversion of FSRU Toscana

Drydocks World announced today that they have finalized the conversion of the 135k,000 cbm LNG carrier Golar Frost, to a Floating Storage and Re-gasification

February 6, 2013
Total Views: 488

Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Valdarno tanker
News

Italian Court Sends Pirates to Jail for Attack on Italian Tanker

ROME (Reuters) – Eleven Somali men who attacked an Italian oil tanker in January were each jailed for three and a half years on Tuesday after a Rome

December 4, 2012
Total Views: 5

Sunday, November 4, 2012
10 Libyan Migrants Perish After Boat Capsizes South of Sicily
Incidents

10 Libyan Migrants Perish After Boat Capsizes South of Sicily

Italian news company Corriere reported today a boat carrying Libyan migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea on Saturday while enroute to Lampedusa, an

November 4, 2012
Total Views: 6

Thursday, July 19, 2012
italy offshore oil fields
News

Nearly Broke, Italy Looks to Restart Economy By Ending Offshore Drilling Ban

(Bloomberg) — Mario Monti’s government is trying to attract as much as $18 billion in investment to Italy by relaxing a ban on offshore oil and

July 19, 2012
Total Views: 160

Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Rolls-Royce UT 712 CD
News

Rosetti Marino Awards Rolls-Royce £18 Million Anchor Handler Contract

Rolls-Royce announced today the signing of an £18 million contract with Italian shipyard Rosetti Marino S.p.A for the design and delivery of an integrated

June 20, 2012
Total Views: 16

Monday, April 23, 2012
Somali Pirates Release Italian Tanker Enrico Ievoli and Crew
Piracy

Somali Pirates Release Italian Tanker Enrico Ievoli and Crew

Somali pirates have released the Italian chemical tanker M/T Enrico Ievoli and its 18 crewmembers almost four months after being hijacked off the coast of

April 23, 2012
Total Views: 76

Friday, April 20, 2012
Italy To Pay “Donation” to Families of Indian Fisherman Killed in Enrica Lexie Incident
Piracy

Italy To Pay “Donation” to Families of Indian Fisherman Killed in Enrica Lexie Incident

NEW DELHI (Dow Jones)–Italy agreed to compensate the families of two Indian fishermen who were allegedly killed by two Italian naval officers, a move

April 20, 2012
Total Views: 11

Thursday, March 29, 2012
M/V Enrica Lexie Free to Leave India
Piracy

M/V Enrica Lexie Free to Leave India

India’s Kerala High Court on Thursday ordered the release of the Italian tanker, M/V Enrica Lexie, that has been embroiled in a diplomatic row between

March 29, 2012
Total Views: 12

Saturday, March 10, 2012
Gelso M aground italian tanker sicily
Incidents

Italian Tanker Runs Aground Off Sicily in Stormy Weather [AIS TRACK]

March 10, 2012
Total Views: 45

Sunday, January 15, 2012
Costa Concordia Underwater Photos
Blog

Costa Concordia Underwater Photos

These underwater photos released today show damage to the starboard side of the Costa Concordia, below the water line.  As you can see there is quite a bit

January 15, 2012
Total Views: 55

Saturday, January 14, 2012
Costa Concordia AIS track
Incidents

Cruise Ship Costa Concordia Sinks off Italian Coast [VIDEO, AIS Track]

Upon departure from the port of a Giglio, an island off the northwestern coast of Italy, the cruise ship Costa Concordia struck a reef, tearing a 50 meter-long

January 14, 2012
Total Views: 291

Sunday, June 5, 2011
Italy’s Fincantieri Drops Layoff Plans
Engineering News

Italy’s Fincantieri Drops Layoff Plans

ROME -(Dow Jones)- Italian state-owned shipmaker Fincantieri SpA has agreed to scrap its planned slashing of 2,551 jobs at the government’s request, the

June 5, 2011
Total Views: 4

Friday, February 25, 2011
NURC Hydrographic AUV Glider
Navy

Gliders For Use In Hyrdographic & Anti-Submarine Missions

For the last few weeks, in the Ionian Sea to the southeast of Sicily, three gliders participated for the first time in an anti-submarine warfare exercise.

February 25, 2011
Total Views: 24

Monday, June 1, 2009
Fire Incidents

Vincenzo Florio Ferry Fire – Incident Photo Of The Week

This week’s incident photo of the week is of the Italian ferry M/V Vincenzo Florio, enroute from Naples to Palermo. The BBC tells

June 1, 2009
Total Views: 108

Friday, November 30, 2007
Uncategorized

Ship of the Day – Saipem 7000

Ship of the Day brings us the Saipem 7000; Today’s SotD is world’s second largest crane vessel Saipem 7000 (IMO: 8501567, Port of Registry: Nassau,

November 30, 2007
Total Views: 380
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