Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Maritime News

Shipping Losses Continue Decline But “Perfect Storm” Looms -Report

Large shipping losses have declined by 50% over the past decade, largely driven by development of a more robust safety environment by ship-owners, according to Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty...

June 13, 2017
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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News

Shipping Losses at 10-Year Low – And Other Interesting Facts About Maritime Losses and Casualties in 2014

While it may seem like may seem like major maritime accidents are on the rise, new data shows that the number of losses and casualties in the shipping industry each...

March 24, 2015
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Wednesday, January 7, 2015
News

2015 Off to a Horrendous Start for Maritime Industry

The global maritime industry seems to be off to a horrendous start in 2015.

January 7, 2015
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Monday, May 14, 2012
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Collision

At Least Six Die in Argentine Barge Crash, Search for Missing Continues

The Buenos Aires Herald reports six sailors on board the sand barge “Río Turbio,” are confirmed dead following a collision in the early morning hours this past Saturday with the Paraguayan tugboat...

May 14, 2012
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Monday, March 7, 2011
Blog

Capsized fishing trawler salvaged

On March 1, the fishing trawler Nieuwpoort 28 (N28) capsized twenty miles off the French/Belgian coast. It was upside-down in the water and the French and Belgian Coastguards mobilised a...

March 7, 2011
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Friday, December 11, 2009
Uncategorized

Maritime Disasters Infographic

Check out this cool infographic on some of the worst maritime disasters on record.  This was sent into gCaptain via the good folks at the Boat Insurance Blog (click image...

December 11, 2009
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Friday, February 1, 2008
Incidents

The Inconvenient Truth – Maritime Casualty List 2008

We interrupt your weekend reading to bring you an Inconvenient Truth; the maritime casualty list for 2008. This list is from CargoLaw.com and will only be available this weekend. On...

February 1, 2008
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