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Master of Italian Aframax tanker NEVERLAND DREAM broke his leg, understood he lost balance because of tanker rolling in stormy weather, according to Quest France report. It happened on November 2. The tanker en route from USA to Rotterdam was sailing...
French tuna fishing vessel AVEL VOR sank in the Atlantic, some 170 nm off Liberia coast, West Africa. It happened on October 29. The vessel was under way sailing to fishing grounds, when in the evening October 27 she...
Why soft-skills training and continuous education are crucially important for HR Departments and shore-based personnel of Shipping Companies? The Maritime Telegraph turned to Board Director of Intelligent Management & Crisis Response Solutions Alexander Dimitrevich to look into this issue. When...
Chinese crew member of capesize bulk carrier CAPE INDIA was severely injured in gas explosion. It happened on October 28. The vessel was transiting Makassar Strait, en route from China to Australia. The crew reported accident to Indonesian Maritime...
This summer MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S. A. is taking over five sister ships from South-Korean yard, with a cargo capacity of 23 656 TEU each. The line of these vessels can be surely called among the largest containerships in...

Tanker aground, Mormugao

Chemical tanker NU SHI NALINI drifted aground at Mormugao, 2 nm of Dona Paula, Goa, western India, after her anchor dragged in stormy weather. It happened on October 24. She’s unmanned, loaded with some 3,000 tons of naphtha. The vessel...
Polish ferry JAN SNIADECKI went out of control and struck pier at Ystad, Sweden, on arrival from Swinoujscie, Poland. It happened on October 24. The vessel's bow suffered serious damages. The pier was also damaged. Reportedly, prior to hitting pier...
COSCO heavy lift ship DA XIN collided with berthed Indian container ship DIYALA at Karachi Harbor while maneuvering to berth. It happened on October 21. Reportedly and according to track, DA XIN struck Berth 25, bounced off and allided with...
General cargo ship NORDERNEY reported propulsion failure in English Channel about 10 nm N of Batz island, NE of Brest, France. It happend on October 18. After assessing situation, manager of the ship contracted ABEILLE BOURBON for towage. It os known,...
Bulk carrier MALLIKA NAREE suffered engine failure in Bug-Dnepr Canal, while proceeding to sea, en route from Nikolayev Ukraine to Alexandria Egypt with 28.6 tons of soy on board. It happend on October 15. The vessel was brought to anchor...
Bulk carrier HUA SHENG HAI collided with 35-meter French trawler KIRRIXKI off Kerry coast, southwest Ireland, while en route from Guinea to Aughinish Alumina, Ireland. It happend on October 13. The trawler sustained serious bow damages, one crew was injured,...
Bulk carrier HB TUCUNARE ran aground, while proceeding in Amazon estuary by Curua Canal, some 20 nm off Bailique island. It happened on October 13. The vessel en route from Porto Trombetas to Vila do Conde Brazil, with 74000 tons...
General cargo ship RHODANUS ran aground on southern coast of Corsica near Bonifacio. It happened on October 13, while en route from Taranto Italy to Rhone France. According to local sources, the vessel didn’t respond to traffic control radio calls,...
Nowadays shipping is on the threshold of a brand-new age, but not just because of the IMO 2020 requirements. Maritime experts claim that container business is no longer profitable as 10 years ago and the finance for transforming investment...
French President Emmanuel Macron offered to slow the speed of merchant ships for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 50% in line with the IMO’s 2050 strategy. “It is one of the most effective ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions globally,...
XXI age is known as the century of women and gender equality. Indeed, nowadays many male dominated fields are actively filling by women, and seafaring is no exception. Of course, most of them choose the passenger fleet, nevertheless, a...
Bulk carrier RT HON PAUL J MARTIN ran aground on St. Lawrence river off Galop Island, west of Cardinal, Ontario, while en route from Port Weller to Quebec. It happened on October 6. As of 12:30 UTC October 7, the...
Car carrier VICTORIA HIGHWAY collided with wall in Nordschleuse, Bremerhaven, Germany, while proceeding to berth. It happed in the morning October 3. The vessel's hull in portside stern ballast tank area was breached. VICTORIA HIGHWAY arrived at Bremerhaven in the...