Tuesday, December 29, 2020

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 year...

December 29, 2020
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Friday, June 12, 2020

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 ore. The 300,000...

June 12, 2020
Total Views: 5385

Thursday, June 4, 2020
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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 of approximately 145,000 metric tons...

June 4, 2020
Total Views: 746

Friday, March 20, 2020
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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 offshore supply vessel HOS...

March 20, 2020
Total Views: 59

Thursday, March 12, 2020
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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 being carried out by a...

March 12, 2020
Total Views: 114

Friday, March 6, 2020
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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 is no sign of oil...

March 6, 2020
Total Views: 147

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
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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 sheen spotted in the...

March 3, 2020
Total Views: 160

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 Brazil. The Brazilian Navy...

February 28, 2020
Total Views: 253