Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Solomon Trader oil spill
Maritime News

Solomon Trader Refloated Three Months After Grounding

The bulk carrier that ran aground near a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Solomon Islands back in February, threatening an environmental disaster, has now been refloated.  The National Disaster...

May 14, 2019
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Sunday, March 3, 2019
Solomon Trader oil spill
Maritime News

Australia Sends More Help for Solomon Islands Oil Spill

  By Alison Bevege SYDNEY, March 3 (Reuters) – Australia is sending more help to the Pacific nation of the Solomon Islands to stop oil from a grounded cargo ship...

March 3, 2019
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Friday, March 1, 2019
solomon trader aground
Accidents

Grounded Bulk Carrier Leaking Heavy Fuel Oil Near UNESCO World Heritage Site

An environmental disaster has been unfolding in the Solomon Islands this week after a grounded bulk carrier there is reported to have leaked tonnes of heavy fuel oil near a...

March 1, 2019
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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
solomon trader aground
Maritime News

Grounded Bulk Carrier Threatens UNESCO World Heritage Site in Solomon Islands

Authorities in the Solomon Islands have reported a breach in the hull of the grounded bulk carrier MV Solomon Trader, sparking fears of an environmental disaster near the East Rennell...

February 19, 2019
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