Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Maersk Honam Fire
Accidents

Maersk Honam Final Report Inconclusive on Fire’s Source

A.P. Moller – Maersk, parent company to the world’s leading shipping line, has responded to the final investigation report into the fatal March 2018 fire on board the Maersk Honam,...

October 20, 2020
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Monday, June 10, 2019
Maritime News

Bigger Ships Mean ‘Bigger Risks for Everyone’

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – It seems the ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs) that have become the ‘new normal’ on the Asia-Europe tradelane have not proved as popular as the...

June 10, 2019
Total Views: 195

Friday, February 15, 2019
Accidents

Photos: Cut Up Maersk Honam Heads to South Korea for Rebuild

The sound stern section of the fire-stricken Maersk Honam has been loaded onto a heavy lift ship in Dubai for its transport to South Korea where it will be rebuilt,...

February 15, 2019
Total Views: 393

Monday, January 14, 2019
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Interesting

Fire-Stricken Maersk Honam to Be Rebuilt in South Korea

Maersk Line has confirmed plans to rebuild the Maersk Honam in South Korea. In an emailed statement on Monday, Maersk revealed that a portion of the vessel will be transported...

January 14, 2019
Total Views: 190

Wednesday, December 26, 2018
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Maritime News

gCaptain’s 10 Most-Viewed Stories of 2018

Another year in the books here at gCaptain. And what a crazy year it was. As always we’d like to give a special thanks to you, our loyal readers, for...

December 26, 2018
Total Views: 25

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
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Maritime News

Maersk Aims to Cover Itself with Alternative Cargo Insurance

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – Maersk Line is launching what it claims is an alternative to cargo insurance in response to the rising number of shipments consigned without cover. According...

December 11, 2018
Total Views: 46

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
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Maritime News

Maersk Says New Dangerous Goods Guidelines to Improve Containership Safety After Maersk Honam Fire

The world’s top shipping line Maersk has implemented new guidelines on the stowage of dangerous goods after a review of its safety procedures in the aftermath of the devastating Maersk...

September 26, 2018
Total Views: 2332

Monday, September 10, 2018
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Maritime News

TT Club Says Still More Needs to Be Done to Ensure Container Safety

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) As the IMO’s sub-committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers meets in London this week, TT Club is demanding urgent action on container safety. The...

September 10, 2018
Total Views: 12

Friday, June 1, 2018
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News

Cargo Discharge Completed On Board Maersk Honam

Cargo discharge operations on board the Maersk Honam have been completed and the first containers have been released after a three-month detour due to fire. The ultra-large containership Maersk Honam,...

June 1, 2018
Total Views: 124

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Maersk Honam Fire
News

Maersk Taps ABS to Lead Workshop on Cargo Hazards Impacting Safety on Containerships

Maersk Line recently tapped classification society ABS to lead a workshop to identify and evaluate potential hazards posed on containerships from dangerous cargo stowage in the aftermath of the Maersk...

May 29, 2018
Total Views: 23

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News

Maersk Honam Docks in Jebel Ali Nearly Three Months After Fire

The fire-stricken containership Maersk Honam has now berthed at the Port of Jebel Ali where cargo discharge operations are now underway nearly three months after a major fire broke out...

May 29, 2018
Total Views: 73

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Maersk Honam Fire
News

Will Shippers Abandon Undamaged Maersk Honam Boxes After More Delay?

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – Although the fire-ravaged Maersk Honam is due to berth at Jebel Ali today, the discharge of its undamaged containers is likely to be further...

May 22, 2018
Total Views: 16

Friday, May 18, 2018
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Shippers with Cargo on Maersk Honam Face Hefty Bill to Get it Released

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – Shippers with cargo aboard the fire-stricken Maersk Honam will have to stump up over half its value if it is to be released...

May 18, 2018
Total Views: 44

Thursday, May 17, 2018
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Maritime News

Cargo Operations to Begin on Maersk Honam Next Week

The Maersk Honam is scheduled to berth at the Port of Jebel Ali next week where the operation to discharge cargo will finally begin nearly three months after the giant...

May 17, 2018
Total Views: 25

Monday, April 23, 2018
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Fire-Ravaged Maersk Honam Arrives at Anchorage Outside Jebel Ali Port

The fire-ravaged ultra-large containership Maersk Honam arrived at an anchorage outside the Jebel Ali Port in the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday, exactly seven weeks after a major fire tore...

April 23, 2018
Total Views: 35

Friday, April 13, 2018
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Interesting

‘Hotspots’ Continue to Burn on Maersk Honam

Mediterranean Shipping Company has provided an update to its customers into the situation aboard the ultra-large containership Maersk Honam following the devastating fire broke out aboard the ship more than...

April 13, 2018
Total Views: 35

Sunday, April 8, 2018
Fire Incidents

Cargo Owners Still Waiting For Maersk Honam Containers

By Mike Wackett (TheLoadstar) A month after the blaze that claimed the lives of five seafarers on the 15,262 teu Maersk Honam, cargo owners still have no idea when they...

April 8, 2018
Total Views: 11

Thursday, March 22, 2018
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Maritime News

Fire-Damaged Maersk Honam Headed for Jebel Ali

The fire-damaged Maersk Honam will be towed to Jebel Ali where its undamaged cargo will be offloaded, according to a statement from Mediterranean Shipping Company, Maersk’s partner in the 2M shipping...

March 22, 2018
Total Views: 118

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Maersk Honam Fire: Customers Warned Arrival of Containers Could Take Months

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) Maersk Line has confirmed the “most likely” port of refuge for the fire-damaged Maersk Honam as Jebel Ali, Dubai – but it may be weeks before...

March 22, 2018
Total Views: 86

Friday, March 16, 2018
Interesting

Fire Contained on U.S.-Flagged Maersk Kensington in Gulf of Aden

A fire has been reported in a below-deck container on board the U.S.-flag containership Maersk Kensington in the eastern Gulf of Aden, the second such incident to hit a Maersk...

March 16, 2018
Total Views: 85