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General cargo ship ANOUK (flag - Germany ) while moving out contacted moored container ship NEUENFELDE (flag - Antigua Barbuda )at Northern Lock, Brunsbuettel, Kiel Canal. It happened on July 3. Both ships sustained superficial damages, and were cleared to...
Ro-ro cargo ship COYHAIQUE (flag - Liberia ) ran aground with 19 passengers and 18 crew on board near Huichas island, Aysen region, Chile, while en route from Puerto Chacabuco to Puerto Montt. It happebed on July 3. All passengers...
The biggest in the world floating library LOGOS HOPE and bulk carrier DESERT OSPREY collided near Punta Alvear Cargill, Parana river, Argentina. It was a contact, ships brushed each other without inflicting serious damages. It happened on June 26. LOGOS HOPE...
General cargo ship BBC OREGON (flag - Antigua Barbuda )ran aground shortly after unmooring at Bay Bulls Harbor, Newfoundland, Canada. It happened on June 30. The vessel was refloated with the help of tug same day, and brought to anchor...
Car carrier LAKE SUPERIOR (flag - Liberia ) collided with French trawler TALARIANTE, in English Channel S of Salcombe UK, proceeding in western direction, en route from Antwerpen to Konakry, Guinea. It happened on June 26. Trawler though damaged. Car...
General cargo ship JEIKEI 3 collided with Japanese minesweeper NOTOJIMA in Inner Japan sea SW of Onomichi City, Hiroshima Prefectur. It happened on June 27. Minesweeper heavily damaged, was disabled, reportedly she is under tow to Onomichi, to be docked...
General cargo ship TIRTA AMARTA (flag - Indonesia ) loaded with fertilizers suffered water ingress and sank in Java sea, some 120 nm NW of Surabaya, East Java. It happened on June 25. The vessel was en route to...
Aframax tanker FOS HAMILTON (flag - Marshall Is ) allided with pier at Novorossiysk Oil Terminal during mooring. It happened on June 22. The vessel sustained portside stern damages, pier said to suffer damages, too. Tanker hull wasn’t breached, tanker...
Brand new luxury yacht TECHNOMAR EVO 120 caught fire, was badly damaged and partially sank at in Marina di Carrara, Italy. It happened on June 16. According to reports in the Italian media the yacht caught fire. No injures have...
In 2019-2023 period the worldwide cruise fleet is expected a great ship delivery. The 17 largest operators ordered new 41 cruise ships; they will join world fleet during next few years. This is more than in the previous five...
SunStone shipping company, based in Miami, signed an agreement for the construction brand-new ship in Hong Kong, China. This is its seventh Infinity-class vessel. The cruise ship ordered on May 29. It is scheduled for delivery in two years....
Iranian MEHR News Agency reported fire on gas platform SPD9, South Pars gas field. Fire erupted in the afternoon LT, all personnel were evacuated, production stopped. It happened on June 12. It is known, that fire was caused by gas...
Bulk carrier YUE DIAN 85 (flag - Hong Kong ) grounded while entering Heping Power Plant Basin, eastern coast Taiwan, on arrival from east Kalimantan Indonesia with cargo of coal. It happened on June 8. The vessel was still aground....
So far as the operators of the container lines are trying to find new solutions and survive the crisis with dignity, the shipping industry is gradually implementing new technologies, for example, to speed up loading and unloading or to...
Over recent years, the market for maritime personnel has changed significantly. Just last year 112 thousand Filipinos lost their jobs in the global fleet. In a competitive climate the seamen of other Asian countries began to crowd out Philippines....
Norwegian Coast Guard ship BARENTSHAV (flag - Norway) dry docked in Alesund Norway developed starboard list and rested on Vegsund Slip floating dock’s wall. It happened on June 9. Some 30 people on board left the ship. The vessel is...
Having provided a great number of marine specialists in Ukraine, National University «Odessa Maritime Academy» is celebrating its 75th anniversary on June 7. 75 years is a long time even for a person. For the history of the University,...
General cargo ship FRAMEFJORD collided with Nordhordland Bridge, which crosses Salhusfjorden between Klauvaneset and Flatoy in Hordaland, Norway. It happened on June 6, while en route from Eikefet to Kinsarvik, Norway. The vessel though damaged, managed to move to nearby...