Friday, April 19, 2019
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Fire erupted in superstructure living quarters of a bulk carrier ALBANY SOUND (flag - Hong Kong ) docked at Morehead City, USA. It happened on April 14. Morehead City Fire Department responded to emergency, assisted by Beaufort Fire Department,...
The Maritime Community of the Philippines is anxious about the decreasing number of their seafarers on the vessels of the world fleet. Currently a lot of shipowners state that the employment domination of Filipino seafarers is under threat. According...
Container ship RUMBA (flag - Gibraltar ) went out of control after generator failure at Bremerhaven, Germany, while maneuvering to berth, on arrival from Hamburg. It happened on April 10. Starboard stern collided with pier, hull was dented and...
Nearly every day we see reports about different calamities happening at sea. In most of the cases investigation comes to the conclusion which can be generalised as human error or human factor. This is no surprise as all ships...
General cargo ship BBC AMETHYST (flag - Antigua Barbuda ) struck control center of Kiel-Holtenau Lock, Kiel, while entering Kiel Canal, en route from Sweden to Rotterdam. It happened on April 7. The vessel was moving at too high...
An uncontrollable truck hit GRIMALDI’s ro-ro ship GRANDE SAN PAOLO (flag - Italy ) docked at Santos Brazil. It happened on April 9. After the hit, truck went on fire, extinguished by fire engine and the crew. The vessel...
On January 30, Goldenport Group celebrated an exceptional event. The Ukrainian branches of the Greek company – Goldenport Odessa and Oceangold Odessa - have been successfully developing for 20 years. During this time, Goldenport Odessa has managed to grow from...
Crane of general cargo ship BISTARI 8 (flag - Indonesia ) collapsed during cargo operation at Pontianak, Western Kalimantan, Indonesia. It happened on April 4. Two dockers were killed – one instantly by collapsed crane, another one being mortally...
Lianyungang Maritime Traffic Control was alerted by a report that cargo ship with AIS off called port in Lianyungang waters, Jiangsu province, China, Yellow sea. It happened on April 3. The vessel wasn’t cleared either for entrance, or for leave....
On March 28, The Maritime Premier Bowling League Competition held a regular bowling tournament, which was organized by The Maritime Telegraph / Морская Правда, Alpha Navigation Crew Management, Crewing Ukraine & Philippines, MSC Crewing Services and Argentum Travel with...
Crew member died after being hit by loose wire rope while lashing deck cargo of timber on board of bulk carrier CORESKY OL (flag - Panama ), docked at Gisborne, Northern Island NZ. It happened on April 2. After fatal...
On April 1, two NATO warships of Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) visited Odesa. There were the frigate of the Royal Canadian Navy HMCS TORONTO and the frigate of the Spanish Navy SANTA MARIA,which called the port after a patrolling round the Black...
Ferry EUROPEAN CAUSEWAY (flag - Bahamas ) suffered fire in engine room in Larne, Northern Ireland. It happened on March 31. 3 engines were deployed, but crew managed to extinguished fire by activating fire suppressing system. No injures reported.
Heavy lift carrier HAWK on arrival to Pascagoula Ingalls Shipyard, transporting China-made floating dock, collided with service barge while maneuvering in harbor with assistance of tugs. It happened on March 29. The barge, moored alongside Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS...
US Coast Guard reported fuel leak from container ship berthed at Global Marine New York Container Terminal in Staten Island, in the Arthur Kill waterway near the Goethals Bridge. It happend on March 28. An amount of spilled fuel and...
Product tanker ORYX TRADER (flag - Panama ) suffered engine failure in Bay of Gibraltar while approaching Algeciras Spain on arrival from Algeria. It happened ob Mar 26. Tanker drifted dangerously close to La Linea beach, Concepcion, two tugs...
General cargo ship EGBERT WAGENBORG (flag - Netherlands ) collided with pier at Alesund, Norway, while berthing. It happened in the morning Mar 23. The vessel sustained 4-meters breach in ballast tank starboard area. The pier also sustained damages....
Container ship TS BANGKOK (flag - Marshall Is ) while shifting berth in Bangkok Port dangerously approached ferry and boats pier at Klong Toey Nok Temple, Chao Praya river. It happened on March 24. A longtail boat capsized, man...