Friday, August 31, 2018

Facepalm: Some Idiot Drives Truck Onto a NorCal Jetty Last Year To Watch Waves… Needed An Airlift Out

The U.S. Coast Guard had to rescue a man from the Humboldt Bay north jetty in northern California last year after he drove his truck on the jetty and became...

August 31, 2018
Total Views: 139

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Need to Relax? Try Listening to the Sounds of an Idling Icebreaker Beset by Ice I’ll take idling arctic icebreaker beset in ice and snow over North Atlantic cargo ship in winter storm any day.  Via Relax Sleep ASMR: 10 hours video of Arctic ambience with...

August 30, 2018
Total Views: 62

Maritime News

This Video of a Lab Simulated Rogue Wave Will Make Your Palms Sweat

It’s a sailor’s worst nightmare. A monster wave that comes out of nowhere, two to three times bigger than the others. In certain cases, waves like this are capable of...

August 30, 2018
Total Views: 569


WATCH: Model Emma Maersk Under Tow Looks Just Like the Real Thing

A 1:65 scale model of the Emma Maersk under tow at SMG Ijmond ship model harbor in the Netherlands on September 20, 2015.

August 30, 2018
Total Views: 168

Monday, August 27, 2018

Watch: Sailboat Loses Mast After Hitting USS Midway in San Diego

Sorry, the video doesn’t want to embed. View it here on Instagram. View this post on Instagram Qualified Captain vs USS Midway ?? #qualified #ragbagger #thoughthewouldclear #wrong #ussmidway #winsagain #dontfuckwithourmilitary...

August 27, 2018
Total Views: 65

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Maritime News

Watch This Boat Get Tossed by a Huge Wave

This video was apparently filmed this week in Nias in Sumatra, Indonedia as a huge swell hit the island. Luckily, according to reports the vessel was unmanned when it broke...

July 25, 2018
Total Views: 75

Monday, May 21, 2018

This Might Be The Best Maritime Commercial Ever [VIDEO]

This VLinc video, produced by gCaptain’s own Mario Vittone, might be the best maritime commercial ever but it’s certainly the most true. We also consider Mario’s new series of Safety...

May 21, 2018
Total Views: 62

Monday, May 7, 2018
Maritime News

WATCH: U.S. Navy Tomahawk Cruise Missile Hits Moving Target at Sea

This incredible video shows what is believed to be the first live test firing of a U.S. Navy Tomahawk cruise missile on a moving target at sea. The U.S. Naval...

May 7, 2018
Total Views: 228

Sunday, April 22, 2018

This Video Will Make You Want to Become a Houston Harbor Pilot

Check out this video about the Houston Harbor Pilots and the integral role they play in the safely navigating vessels of all types through the busy Houston Ship Channel.

April 22, 2018
Total Views: 688

Thursday, February 15, 2018
Maritime News

WATCH: Drone Video Shows a Busy Remontowa Shipyard

Here is some drone footage showing an extremely-busy Remontowa shipyard in Gdansk, Poland, one of the busiest shipyards in Europe specializing in repairs, conversions and modernizations of ships and offshore vessels....

February 15, 2018
Total Views: 28

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

WATCH: Runaway Tanker Plays Bumper Boats as it Floats Downstream

Few details are available about this video made its way onto social media this week and has since racked up nearly 900K views on Facebook. The video appears to have...

January 3, 2018
Total Views: 6

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

WATCH: Pirates Chase Containership in Gulf of Guinea

A new video has surfaced online showing an apparent pirate attack on a containership in the Gulf of Guinea. The video, obtained by the British security firm ASKET, shows eight...

December 13, 2017
Total Views: 154

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Cal Maritime Ship Golden Bear

WATCH Lessons In Leadership From A Ship Cook   “You keep standing, no matter what, no matter how heavy the seas, no matter how deep the water. You keep standing.” Watch Dr. Rick Rigsby – an award-winning journalist,...

June 28, 2017
Total Views: 22

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Watch: Gale Force Winds Rock Ship in Durban

Some incredible video showing a ship battling high winds as it approaches Durban, South Africa. The video was published recently to Youtube with no information attached. Looks like they are...

April 5, 2017
Total Views: 130

Monday, April 3, 2017

Scary Video: Disabled Sailboat Gets Tossed Into California Pier

Some scary video coming out of Redondo Beach, California shows a sailboat with four people on board get tossed through the pier’s pilings after the disabled boat drifted into the...

April 3, 2017
Total Views: 68

Monday, March 20, 2017

Drillship Walkthrough: See What It’s Like Inside an Ultra-Deepwater Drill Rig [VIDEO]

Ever wonder what it’s like inside a modern ultra-deepwater drillship. Well, here you go: The video was filmed in the Gulf of Mexico aboard a 2010-built Samsung design 12000 drillship...

March 20, 2017
Total Views: 244

Friday, March 17, 2017

WATCH: How To Find A Message In A Bottle At Sea

“Messages in bottles have saved lives, led to marriage, and reunited folks with lost loved ones.” says Clint Buffington, the world’s most successful message in a bottle hunter. But how does...

March 17, 2017
Total Views: 37

Thursday, March 2, 2017

WATCH: Canada’s Icebreaking Hovercraft Sipu Muin

The CCGS Sipu Muin is a powerful, heavy hovercraft that is used for icebreaking on hard-to-access areas along the St. Lawrence River where conventional icebreakers cannot navigate. The hovercraft is...

March 2, 2017
Total Views: 113

Friday, February 24, 2017
Maritime News

Watch: 10 Reasons Why Maritime SUCKS (Things To Consider Before Joining Merchant Marine) – JeffHK

Here’s a new upload from maritime Youtuber JeffHK, in which he offers up his thoughts on why maritime SUCKS, or least discusses a few things to consider before choosing a life at sea.  If you haven’t...

February 24, 2017
Total Views: 83

Monday, February 20, 2017

WATCH: North Sea Platform and Accommodation Rig Take HUGE Wave

Video shot aboard the Judy platform in the North Sea shows giant 50-foot waves hitting the platform and adjacent accommodation rig CSCL Rival back in January. Check out the wave...

February 20, 2017
Total Views: 227