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Monday, February 22, 2016
Maritime News

Tanker Captain Pleads Guilty to Felony Obstruction in ‘Magic Pipe’ Pollution Case

A Filipino ship captain has pleaded guilty to one felony count for obstructing a U.S. Coast Guard investigation into pollution crimes aboard his ship. Genaro

February 22, 2016
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Monday, June 15, 2015

DSD Shipping, Engineers Hit with Second Indictment Over Illegal Discharges

  DSD Shipping and four of its employees have been hit with a second indictment relating to illegal discharges from one of the company’s vessels.

June 15, 2015
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Thursday, May 14, 2015

Magic Pipe – Norwegian Operator, Engineers Charged with Environmental Crimes

A federal grand jury in Mobile, Alabama has returned a seven-count indictment against a Norwegian shipping company and four of its employees with violating the

May 14, 2015
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Monday, March 9, 2015
Maritime News

Italian Shipping Firm Sentenced to $2.75 Million Criminal Fine Over ‘Magic Pipe’

Italian shipping firm Carbonfin S.p.A. has been sentenced to pay an overall criminal penalty of $2.75 million for violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from

March 9, 2015
Total Views: 88

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Car Carrier Chief Engineer Sentenced to Prison Over ‘Magic Pipe’

The chief engineer of a car carrier has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty in federal court in Baltimore, Maryland to obstruction of justice and

February 24, 2015
Total Views: 35

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Maritime News

German Ship Operator, Chief Engineer Plead Guilty in ‘Magic Pipe’ Pollution Cases

A German shipping company and the chief engineer of a car carrier it operated have been charged with environmental crimes in two separate cases in Alaska and

February 18, 2015
Total Views: 2

Monday, February 2, 2015

Japanese Operator to Pay $1.8 Million Over ‘Magic Pipe’

The operator of a car carrier calling at Port of Baltimore has plead guilty and was sentenced to pay $1.8 million over charges stemming from the use of a

February 2, 2015
Total Views: 23

Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Chief Engineer Found Guilty of Using ‘Magic Pipe’

A federal jury in New Orleans has convicted a chief engineer of environmental crimes relating to the use of a 'magic pipe' aboard the vessel he served on in

December 18, 2014
Total Views: 113

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Italian Shipping Firm to Pay $2.75 Million Fine Over Magic Pipe Pollution Case

An Italian shipping firm has pleaded guilty and agrees to pay a $2.75 million criminal penalty for falsifying oil record books in relation to the use of a

December 17, 2014
Total Views: 80

Monday, November 17, 2014

Car Carrier Chief Engineer Pleads Guilty in ‘Magic Pipe’ Case

The chief engineer of a NYK Line car carrier has pleaded guilty in federal court in Baltimore, Maryland, to obstruction of justice and violating the Act to

November 17, 2014
Total Views: 29

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Arab Ship Management Pleads Guilty in ‘Magic Pipe’ Case

Jordan-based Arab Ship Management has pleaded guilty in federal court in Wilmington, Delaware to one count of violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships

May 20, 2014
Total Views: 42

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Ship Operator in Texas Spill on Probation for ‘Magic Pipe’ Pollution Case

The operator of the bulk carrier that collided with a barge carrying fuel oil in the Houston Ship Channel was on probation for a 2011 federal pollution

March 25, 2014
Total Views: 16

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Odfjell Chief Engineer Pleads Guilty in ‘Magic Pipe’ Case, Faces Prison

Singapore-based shipping company Odfjell Asia has pleaded guilty to federal pollution charges and agreed pay a $1.2 million fine in relation to yet another

March 5, 2014
Total Views: 66

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
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Maritime News

Marine Managers Frustrated Over Alleged Magic Pipe Incident

Captain Marcos Papadopoulos, a 50-year maritime industry veteran and CEO of Greek shipping firm, Marine Managers Ltd. expressed nothing but absolute

January 28, 2014
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Friday, December 6, 2013
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Diana Shipping Sentenced to Pay $1.1 Million Fine Over ‘Magic Pipe’ Conviction

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) said this week that its subsidiary, Diana Shipping Services, has been sentenced to pay a $1.1 million fine and serve 3.5 years

December 6, 2013
Total Views: 67

Friday, August 9, 2013
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Diana Shipping and Shipboard Engineers Convicted in “Magic Pipe” Case

Chief Engineer Ioannis Prokakis and 2nd Engineer Antonios Boumpoutelos, both Greek citizens, along with their employer, Diana Shipping Services S.A., were

August 9, 2013
Total Views: 59

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Columbia Shipmanagement Fined $10.4 Million for Oil Pollution at Sea Violations [UDPATE]

Note: This article has been reposted from March 22, 2013, with an update that the sentence was handed down yesterday, July 23, 2013.  Shipping firms Columbia

July 24, 2013
Total Views: 389

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

PIL Sentenced to Pay $2.2 Million for Environmental Crimes

A federal judge in Washington, D.C. this week sentenced the Singapore-based container shipping company, Pacific International Lines (PIL), to pay $2.2 million

February 26, 2013
Total Views: 66

Friday, November 2, 2012

German Shipowners Plead Guilty in “Magic Pipe” Case

WASHINGTON – Two German shipping companies pleaded guilty today in federal court in Houston to criminal charges that they concealed the illegal dumping

November 2, 2012
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Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Cleopatra Shipping Agency Pleads Guilty in ‘Magic Pipe’ Case

VESSEL COMPANY ADMITS POLLUTION BATON ROUGE, LA (September 12, 2012) – United States Attorney Donald J. Cazayoux, Jr., announced that, yesterday, CLEOPATRA

September 12, 2012
Total Views: 42