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One Dead, Two Injured After Wave Hits North Sea Drilling Rig COSL Innovator
One person has died and two other were injured on Wednesday after a large wave hit a semi-submersible drilling rig operating in the North Sea. Statoil confirmed the incident in...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
UK Storm Drives Wind Turbines to Record Output Levels
Wind power generation is forecast at near yesterday’s record later today, peaking at 6,747 megawatts at 9 p.m. London time, according to Bloomberg’s wind model.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Weather Bomb Explodes in the Western Pacific [UPDATE]
16 January Update: A major hurricane force storm continues over the western North Pacific with winds up to 65 knots and significant wave heights up to 20 meters (about 66...
Monday, January 14, 2013
Dangerous Storm Brewing in Northern Pacific Could Be Stronger than Sandy
A dangerous winter storm is developing rapidly over the western North Pacific east of Japan, one that has the potential to be even more powerful than Hurricane Sandy. During the...
Monday, October 29, 2012
Maersk Line – How Do Ships Ride Out Storms Like Hurricane Sandy? [INTERVIEW]
[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/52383530[/vimeo] Steffen Conradsen, Head of Global Execution at Maersk Line, the world’s largest containership owner, gives us some insight into the decision-making process when ships encounter storms like Hurricane Sandy....
Sunday, October 28, 2012
MOL Container Ship Says Screw Hurricane Sandy and Puts the Throttle Down [UPDATE 2]
While every other ship off the east coast of the United States steaming eastward trying to get the hell out of the way of Hurricane Sandy, the MOL Paramount, a...
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Super Typhoon Jelawat Complicating Standoff Over Disputed Islands
(Bloomberg) — Taiwan warned of floods and landslides as the second super typhoon in two weeks ripped through the East China Sea and headed for islands where Chinese and Japanese...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Chinese Ships Battered in Typhoon, 5 Dead, 10 Missing
(Bloomberg) — Typhoon Bolaven killed at least eight people as it lashed the Korean peninsula with strong winds and heavy rain, capsizing fishing boats and grounding aircraft. Five fishermen from...
Sunday, January 29, 2012
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Anadarko: Nonessential Workers Removed From 3 Gulf Platforms
(Dow Jones) Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) said Wednesday that it has removed nonessential workers from the company’s Gunnison, Nansen and Boomvang oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico as a...
Friday, August 12, 2011
Friday, July 29, 2011
BP Evacuating Three US Gulf Platforms For Tropical Storm Don
HOUSTON (Dow Jones)–BP PLC (BP, BP.LN) said Thursday it is pulling all personnel from offshore oil platforms located in the southern Green Canyon area of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as a...
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Damaged FPSO May Cost Maersk Oil 5.3M BOE UK Production [REPORT]
COPENHAGEN (Dow Jones)–Danish oil and gas company Maersk Oil stands to lose production of up to 5.3 million barrels of oil equivalent due to extensive repair works on a floating...
Saturday, August 7, 2010
Saturday, July 31, 2010
Ship Photo of the Week – Storm in Valparaiso, Chile
This weeks photo comes to us via boston.com/bigpicture. Waves batter a merchant vessel stranded along the coast during a heavy storm in Valparaiso City, Chile, 121 km (75 miles) northwest...
Tuesday, January 12, 2010
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Cruise Ship In Storm – Cruise Ship Balmoral Hits Rough Seas – Incident Photos
For the full list of gCaptain’s incident photos, CLICK HERE For most, the notion of a bad time on a luxurious vacation aboard a cruise ship is eating some rotten...
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