Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Accidents

Investigation Report Says Stellar Banner’s Captain Deviated from Course Before Grounding

The Maritime Administrator for the Republic of Marshall Islands has issued its casualty investigation report into the grounding and total loss of the very

November 2, 2021
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Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Shipping

Year In Review – Top Maritime Stories of 2020

What a year! With 2020 coming to a close, we’re taking a look back at the maritime stories that continued to make headlines all year long. IMO 2020 The

December 29, 2020
Total Views: 14317

Friday, June 12, 2020
Interesting

Video: VLOC Stellar Banner Scuttled Off Brazil

Salvors working the Stellar Banner wreck off the coast of the Brazil have scuttled the vessel more than three months after she ran aground loaded with iron

June 12, 2020
Total Views: 5528

Thursday, June 4, 2020
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Maritime News

Giant Ore Carrier Stellar Banner Refloated Off Brazil

Salvors in Brazil have refloated the stricken Stellar Banner more than three months after the VLOC ran aground.   The refloating comes following the removal

June 4, 2020
Total Views: 807

Friday, March 20, 2020
Maritime News

Stellar Banner Debunkering Continuing

Salvage crews are continuing with the debunkering operation on the grounded MV Stellar Banner off Brazil.  Fuel oil from the vessel is being pumped to the

March 20, 2020
Total Views: 81

Thursday, March 12, 2020
stellar banner debunkering operation
Maritime News

Ardent-Smit Team Begins Debunkering Stellar Banner Off Brazil

Salvage crews have started the operation to remove fuel oil from the stricken Stellar Banner off the coast of the Brazil.  The debunkering operation is

March 12, 2020
Total Views: 141

Friday, March 6, 2020
Maritime News

Divers Inspecting Stellar Banner Hull for Damage

Divers are inspecting the Stellar Banner’s hull for damage as the VLOC remains aground but in stable condition off the coast of Brazil.  Currently there

March 6, 2020
Total Views: 163

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
stellar banner aground
Maritime News

Stellar Banner Update: De-Bunkering Plan Submitted for Review [Images]

Officials in Brazil continue to confirm that the grounded Stellar Banner remains stable as plans to remove fuel oil from the vessel progresses. An initial oil

March 3, 2020
Total Views: 183

Friday, February 28, 2020
Maritime News

Stellar Banner Grounding: Vale Mobilizing Oil Spill Response Assets

Update: March 3, 2020 Salvage and oil spill response assets are being mobilized to deal with the partially submerged Stellar Banner stranded off the coast of

February 28, 2020
Total Views: 271