Friday, November 4, 2016
Seaspan Shipyard, Vancouver
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Ship Photos Of The Day – Seaspan Shipyard, Vancouver

By Cindy Konrad (gCaptain) On October 19, 2011 ,under the National Shipbuilding Strategy, a $30 billion project, Seaspan won a major contract to rebuild the Canadian government’s non combat  vessels....

November 4, 2016
Total Views: 82

Thursday, March 3, 2016
Interesting

Big Ben – Photo Tour Of The MegaShip Benjamin Franklin

The CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, the largest container ship ever to dock in North America, returned to Southern California last month for its second U.S. visit and official inauguration. Before...

March 3, 2016
Total Views: 132

Saturday, February 6, 2016
The cargo ship Modern Express is reflected in water on the dock as it lists at a mooring in the port of Bilbao
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Ship Photo Of The Day – M/V Modern Express

The RORO Modern Express is reflected in water on the dock as it lists at a mooring in the port of Bilbao, in Zierbena, northern Spain, February 4, 2016. The...

February 6, 2016
Total Views: 558

Friday, May 22, 2015
News

Ship Photo of the Day – Tight Squeeze

  Today’s ship photo of the day features REM Offshore’s new platform supply vessel Rem Arctic squeezes into the harbor at Fosnavåg, Norway for its Christening ceremony on Friday. REM Arctic...

May 22, 2015
Total Views: 7

Maritime News

Female Marine Engineers Focus of New Photo Collection

[contextly_sidebar id=”eOLvSDYOHbWxSU4aqGS4PN91bSupVF6w”]A suggestion from Naval Architect Caitlin Ness to Getty Images has led the stock photo agency to create a collection featuring female marine engineers. The Lean In collection is...

May 22, 2015
Total Views: 13

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
News

Stunning Aerial Photos Reveal Lake Michigan’s Historic Shipwrecks

With winter ice cover gone, U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City took to the air last Friday to photograph some of the historic shipwrecks that dot the northern Lake...

April 22, 2015
Total Views: 17

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Maritime News

Heavy Lift Photos: MV Happy Star Delivers Shiploaders to Canada

BigLift’s new MV Happy Star a recently completed the transport of over 3,000 metric tons of loading equipment to the multi-user docks of Sept Iles, Canada. Happy Star is the the...

March 26, 2015
Total Views: 107

Friday, February 27, 2015
Oil Spill

History’s 10 Most Famous Oil Spills

[contextly_sidebar id=”5GVXqgNlEi8QHDtIGThHHMGcbhQb0Tlg”]Have you ever been curious about history of oil spills? Or wonder what was the most famous or the largest oil spill in history? Do you know all the facts...

February 27, 2015
Total Views: 182

Sunday, August 3, 2014
Offshore

Crew Boat Gets Stuck in Offshore Platform – Photo

The crew boat suffered a slight mishap last week when it ran straight into an offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

August 3, 2014
Total Views: 22

Thursday, July 10, 2014
Maritime News

U.S. Navy Ship Spills 11,000 Gallons of Oil Into Boston Dry Dock – PHOTOS

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to a spill of approximately 11,000 gallons of oil inside a Boston dry dock facility, but luckily no oil has reached the surrounding waters.

July 10, 2014
Total Views: 28

Friday, June 27, 2014
Interesting

Naked Man Found Standing on Ship’s Rudder – PHOTOS

We put this first photo up on the gCaptain Facebook page yesterday as a “caption this” and it was such at hit, that we thought we’d provide a little bit...

June 27, 2014
Total Views: 104

MOL Comfort’s Stern Sank One Year Ago Today – PHOTOS

On June 27, 2013, the MOL Comfort’s stern section sank in the middle of the Indian Ocean with some 1,700 containers and 1,500 metric tons of fuel oil. These photos...

June 27, 2014
Total Views: 256

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Maritime News

Everyday Life Aboard A Triple-E – PHOTOS

Danish photographer Casper Tybjerg recently joined the MV Marie Maersk, one of Maersk Line’s new 18,000 TEU Triple-E class, to document everyday life for the ship’s 25 crewmembers.

June 19, 2014
Total Views: 4

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Fire Incidents

PHOTOS: Pilot Boat Goes Up in Flames

A pilot boat went up in flames yesterday while moored at the port of Fiumicino, Italy, and it was all captured on camera.

June 5, 2014
Total Views: 2

Thursday, May 29, 2014
Maritime News

PHOTOS: Freighter Aground in St. Lawrence Seaway

A 656-foot freighter has been determined to have ran aground in the St. Lawrence Seaway one day after losing steering in the busy waterway near Wellesley Island, New York, the U.S. Coast Guard has confirmed.

May 29, 2014
Total Views: 58

Friday, May 23, 2014
Engineering News

PHOTOS: 3D Seismic Vessel Gets “Twin Fin” Propulsion Upgrade

In February 2014, the 3D Seismic Vessel ‘Polarcus Naila’ was at Damen Shipyard Group’s ship repair and conversion yard Shipdock Amsterdam for a 6-week propulsion upgrade that included the exchange...

May 23, 2014
Total Views: 63

Monday, March 10, 2014
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Amazing Photos Show True Scale of Queen Mary 2 Ocean Liner

To mark the 10th Anniversary of the iconic ocean liner, RMS Queen Mary 2, Cunard captain, Captain Kevin Oprey, agreed to go overboard and pose for these amazing photos from the bulbous bow of his massive ship.

March 10, 2014
Total Views: 464

Monday, March 3, 2014
crowley tugs
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PHOTOS: Jack/St. Malo Platform Delivered to U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Here's a series of photos showing the three phase delivery of the massive semi-submersible floating production facility, Jack/St. Malo, approximately 280 miles south of New Orleans, Louisiana.

March 3, 2014
Total Views: 81

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Interesting

Featured Collection: Port of Singapore – Gateway to Asia

Connected to more than 600 ports in some 120 countries, Singapore is one of the world's busiest shipping hubs, and is often called the gateway to Asia.

January 28, 2014
Total Views: 7

Friday, December 20, 2013
Maritime News

Ship Photos of The Day – Heavy Surf Sea Trials, Part 2

Safehaven Marine is taking perfect advantage of recent heavy weather and surf off the coast of Cork, Ireland. Last week they we saw the heavy surf sea trials of one...

December 20, 2013
Total Views: 56