Friday, April 7, 2017
Thursday, October 13, 2016
San Francisco Capsize Echoes Past Tragedy — Kandi Won and Khaleesi
Last Saturday, the 30 passengers aboard Khaleesi, a Silverton 34 power boat, were watching the Navy Blue Angels over San Francisco Bay as part of Fleet Week. On the way back to the...
Monday, January 4, 2016
Ship Photos of the Day – First ‘Megaship’ Sails Into San Francisco Bay
The biggest containership to ever visit North America sailed into San Francisco Bay last week for its inaugural visit to the Port of Oakland. The CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, with...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
An Alcatraz Ferry Captured THE BEST Video of that Great White Shark Attack in San Francisco Bay
For those of you hiding under a rock this week, a video has been making the rounds on the internet showing a great white shark attacking a seal right off...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Monday, October 13, 2014
Ten Injured After Ferry Strikes Pier in San Francisco
The U.S. Coast Guard says it is investigating accident in which a Bay Area ferry struck a piling at Pier 41 in San Francisco, causing multiple injuries.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Golden Gate Ferry Captains Stage One-Day Labor Strike
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 26 (Reuters) – The Golden Gate passenger ferry system, California’s largest, was shut down on Friday by striking boat captains, disrupting service for thousands of San Francisco...
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Liberty Ship SS Jeremiah O’Brien Spills Fuel Into San Francisco Bay at Fisherman’s Wharf
The U.S. Coast Guard and California Department of Fish and Wildlife personnel continued Sunday to respond to a fuel oil spill from the SS Jeremiah O'Brien near Pier 45 at Fishman's Wharf in the San Francisco Bay Saturday.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
NOAA Team Reveals Forgotten Ghost Ships Off Golden Gate
A team of NOAA researchers today confirmed the discovery just outside San Francisco’s Golden Gate strait of the 1910 shipwreck SS Selja and an unidentified early steam tugboat wreck tagged the “mystery wreck.” The researchers also located the 1863 wreck of the clipper ship Noonday, currently obscured by mud and silt on the ocean floor.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Disabled MT Pine Galaxy Arrives In San Francisco Bay
The disabled MT Pine Galaxy was towed into San Francisco Bay on Wednesday exactly two weeks after an engine room fire cut power to the ship and killed one crewmember.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Vigor Fab to Build Powerful New Fireboat for San Francisco
The San Francisco Fire Department has finalized an order for a powerful newbuild fireboat that in 2015 will serve to protect the City by The Bay.
Thursday, May 22, 2014
US Coast Guard Recruits 11,400 TEU Containership for Emergency Tow Drill – PHOTOS
As bigger and bigger containerships are now calling on U.S. ports, the U.S. Coast Guard, along with the San Francisco Bar Pilots, local tug workgroup members and global container shipper CMA-CGM...
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Google Mystery Barge Construction Under Investigation
The agency that oversees development in the San Francisco Bay in California has begun a formal investigation into the construction of a secretive Google Inc barge on an island in the bay.
Sunday, November 10, 2013
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Construction of New San Francisco Bay Bridge in 4 Minutes – Timelapse Video
This high-definition timelapse was compiled from the nearly 2 million images taken from live streaming video and construction cameras which have been on site since 2008.
Monday, May 6, 2013
Monday, January 28, 2013
Sailboat Sinks in Collision with Tug Near Golden Gate Bridge
Two recreational sailors had to be rescued from San Francisco Bay on Saturday after their sailboat sank following a collision with a tug. A report from the San Francisco Chronicle quoted a...
Friday, January 11, 2013
Monday, January 7, 2013
OSG Tanker Allides With San Francisco Bay Bridge [INCIDENT PHOTOS]
A double-hulled oil tanker owned by Overseas Shipholding Group sustained damage, but is not believed to be leaking oil after alliding with the San Francisco Bay Bridge Monday morning. A statement released...
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
NBC News: Navigating the Seas of the San Francisco Bay [VIDEO]
NBC Bay Area’s Joe Rosato Jr. gives us an inside look at the training process San Francisco Bar pilots go through, including simulator training held at the California Maritime Academy...
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