Thursday, November 21, 2019
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Bulk carrier SPLIT, anchored on outer Shanghai Anchorage in Yangtze estuary, reported anchor dragging, requested assistance. It happend on November 12. The vessel, loaded with with 41000 tons of steel, was at anchor since November 2, probably experiencing some mechanical...
Claus-Peter Offen Tankschiffreederei (CPO Tankers) used to be one of the subordinate companies operating tankers of Offen Group. Its new owner Zeaborn Group has renamed it in Zeaborn Ship Management Tanker (Zeaborn Tankers). CPO Tankers joined Zeaborn in June, following...
Maersk stood up united with partners Wallenius Wilhelmsen, BMW Group, H&M Group, Levi Strauss and Marks & Spencer to explore LEO fuel. This blend of ethanol and lignin might be a solution for sustainable shipping in next years. The participants...
Seven gantry cranes at Sinseondae terminal, Busan, were pushed along by strong wind, while they were handling berthed container ships. It happened on November 10. The container held by one crane contacted containers on ships’ deck. The vessel with aluminum...
Container barge NANA PROVIDER, loaded with rail cars and empty containers, ran aground on south of Quathiaski Cove, Quadra Island, British Columbia. It happened on November 10. The barge was towed by tug POLAR KING and according to track, broke...
Ferry PRINCESS ANASTASIA ran aground shortly after unmooring at Stockholm in Brevik area. It happened on November 6. The ferry with more than 1000 passengers on board was bound for Helsinki Finland. Understood vessel is already refloated and taken back...
Two containers fell into water during off loading from container ship FIONA at Klaipeda, Lithuania, said Klaipeda Stevedoring Company at a meeting, called to explain the accident. It happened on November 2. According to official statement, there were no hazardous...
General cargo ship OCEAN GLOBE ran aground in Magdalena river, Columbia, shortly after unmooring at Barranquilla port. It happened on November 5. The laden ship was refloated some 4 hours later with the help of 4 tugs. It is known,...
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...