Monday, August 16, 2021
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Coast Guard Concludes Public Hearing Into Seacor Power Capsizing

The U.S. Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board have concluded the formal public hearing proceedings into the sinking of the Seacor Power lift boat. The joint investigation board reviewed...

August 16, 2021
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Thursday, July 29, 2021
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Coast Guard to Hold Public Hearing into Seacor Power Capsizing

The U.S. Coast Guard has scheduled a public hearing to consider evidence related to the capsizing of the U.S.-flag liftboat Seacor Power resulting in the loss of 13 lives. The...

July 29, 2021
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Sunday, July 11, 2021
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SEACOR Power Section Raised

The bow of the sunken lift boat SEACOR Power has been raised and recovered in the Gulf of Mexico. A salvage team from Donjon-SMIT raised the section to the surface...

July 11, 2021
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Wednesday, June 9, 2021
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SEACOR Power Wreck Cracking, Altering Salvage of Sunken Lift Boat

The SEACOR Power lift boat will not be able to raised in one piece as the structural integrity of the vessel has been compromised and is showing signs of breaking...

June 9, 2021
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Tuesday, June 8, 2021
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SEACOR Power Owners File Lawsuit to Limit Liability from Deadly Capsizing

The owners of the Seacor Power lift boat have filed a civil lawsuit seeking to limit their liability from the April capsizing off the coast of Port Fourchon, Louisiana that...

June 8, 2021
Total Views: 3617

Friday, June 4, 2021
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Salvors Prepping to Raise SEACOR Power in Gulf of Mexico

A salvage team is continuing preparations to raise the sunken Seacor Power lift boat in the Gulf of Mexico. Crews last month completed the removal of approximately 20,363 gallons of...

June 4, 2021
Total Views: 4730

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
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Coast Guard: SEACOR Power Response to Shift to Salvage

The U.S. Coast Guard has announced that crews have completed the removal of diesel fuel from SEACOR Power’s fuel tanks as the operation now shifts to the salvage phase. Salvage...

May 19, 2021
Total Views: 2635

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
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NTSB Preliminary Report Offers New Details on SEACOR Power Capsizing

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released its preliminary report into last month’s fatal capsizing of the Seacor Power lift boat off the coast of Louisiana, revealing for the...

May 18, 2021
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Thursday, May 13, 2021
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Diesel Fuel Removed from SEACOR Power Wreck

Salvage crews completed the removal of diesel fuel from overturned SEACOR Power lift boat off the coast of Louisiana, the Coast Guard reported Thursday. Salvors used a method known as...

May 13, 2021
Total Views: 4053

Wednesday, May 5, 2021
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Salvage Crews Arrive at SEACOR Power Wreck

Salvage crews began removing fuel from SEACOR Power’s tanks on Monday, kicking off salvage operations for the overturned lift boat off the coast of Port Fourchon, Louisiana. Crews began arriving...

May 5, 2021
Total Views: 5118

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
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SEACOR Power Response to Transition to Salvage

The SEACOR Power response is expected to transition the salvage and wreck removal phase. U.S. Coast Guard Marine Inspectors from Marine Safety Unit Houma and Lafayette inspected the SEACOR Eagle,...

April 28, 2021
Total Views: 4087

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
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Coast Guard Establishes Unified Command for SEACOR Power Response

The U.S. Coast Guard has established a Unified Command to oversee the salvage and wreck removal and pollution response to the capsized SEACOR Power lift boat off Port Fourchon, Louisiana....

April 27, 2021
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Friday, April 23, 2021
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Wife of Missing SEACOR Power Worker Sues for Over $25 Million -Reports

The wife of a missing worker from the SEACOR Power lift boat has filed a lawsuit seeking more than $25 million in damages for gross negligence and violations of federal...

April 23, 2021
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Thursday, April 22, 2021
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Watch: Senator Cassidy Addresses SEACOR Power Tragedy on Senate Floor

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA) delivered a heartfelt speech on the floor of the U.S. Senate on Thursday addressing the capsizing of the SEACOR Power last week. Cassidy’s speech comes...

April 22, 2021
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Monday, April 19, 2021
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Coast Guard Suspends Search for SEACOR Power Survivors

The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for the remaining missing SEACOR Power lift boat crew members 8 miles south of Port Fourchon. Eight crew members remain missing out of 19...

April 19, 2021
Total Views: 12726

Saturday, April 17, 2021
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Divers Recover Two More Deceased Crew Members During Search of SEACOR Power

Update (Sunday, April 18): The U.S. Coast Guard, National Transportation Safety Board, and Seacor Marine are scheduled to update media Monday on the response efforts for the capsized Seacor Power. The...

April 17, 2021
Total Views: 14314

Thursday, April 15, 2021
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SEACOR Power Search Continuing Overnight

Update (6:19 p.m. CDT): Divers knocked on the hull of the SEACOR Power on Thursday without hearing a response. Dive operations have been secured for today to plan to resume...

April 15, 2021
Total Views: 7785

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
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Seacor Power: Search Continues for 12 Still Missing

By Rich McKay April 14 (Reuters) – One person has died, a dozen are missing and six others have been rescued after a commercial lift boat used to service oil...

April 14, 2021
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Search Continuing for a Dozen Missing After Lift Boat Capsizes Off Port Fourchon; 6 Rescued, 1 Deceased

Update 2: In a morning news conference, U.S. Coast Guard New Orleans Sector Commander Captain Will E. Watson confirmed the vessel as the Seacor Power operated by Houston-based Seacor Marine...

April 14, 2021
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