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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...
Cargo ship KM LINTAS TIMUR (flag - Indonesia) sank in Banggai Laut Regency waters, eastern central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Molucca sea. It happend on June 4. It is known, that 20 people were on board, 1 rescued, 19 are missing,...
Cruise ship MSY WIND SPIRIT (flag - Bahamas ) collided with pier on arrival to Uturoa, French Polynesia. It happened on June 1. The pier was damaged, cruise ship stern hit or contacted two or more yachts in harbor. It...
Cruise ship COLUMBUS (flag - Bahamas ) hitting an unidentified submerged object while leaving Amsterdam, bound for Norwegian Fjords with tourists on board. It happened on May 30. The vessel was inspected by Port Authorities, and understood, cleared to resume...
Fire erupted on board of livestock carrier BOI BRANCO (flag - Togo ) berthed at Piraeus port, Greece. It happened on May 30. Tugs, boats, fire engines and teams were deployed in fire fighting. Fire was extinguished in several...
Container ship NAJA ARCTICA (flag - Denmark ) severely damaged wharf at Reykjavik port, Iceland. It happened on May 26. The vessel hit pier while berthing, rendering one of the berths unusable for at least a month, total damages cost...
This May hit the maritime and port industry with a lot of multinational forums, exhibitions and seminars. There was Annual Eurocew Meeting among them. The speakers were General manager Nippon Kaiji Kyokai Naoki Saito, Managing Director and CEO of...
Ro-ro cargo ship GRANDE AMBURGO (flag - Italy ) ran aground on Western Scheldt bank at Walsoorden, while proceeding upstream en route from Dakar Senegal to Antwerp. It happened on May 26. The vessel managed to come off about an...
In terms of the weakened world trade, a rise in fuel prices and stable low freight rates, the shipping lines are waiting for some stability. The condition of the container shipping is believed to be traced through such factors...
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) may exclude 75 countries-members from a White Paper. Such a statement was made in the course of the sixth session of the IMO Sub-committee on Human Element, Training and Watchkeeping (HTW), which took place...
Master of bulk carrier VITTORIA (flag - Malta ) 54-year old Flipino national, collapsed on the bridge while the ship was navigating in San Francisco Bay on arrival from Japan. It happened on May 20. It is known, that master...
Training ship GOLDEN BEAR (flag - USA ) with 270 students contacted pier crane while berthing at Bridgetown, Barbados. It happened on May 21. The vessels’s mast collapsed, no injures. The ship already left Bridgetown, sailing towards her next port...
Container ship MAERSK PATRAS (flag - Singapore ) lost man overboard while, taking pilot on board off Les Escoumins, Quebec, Saint Lawrence river mouth. It happened on May 19. The vessel arrived from Antwerp, being bound for Montreal. MAERSK PATRAS...
Bulk carrier NORD SANTIAGO (flag - Philippines ) ran aground in Lagoon Dos Patos, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. It happened on May 16. Bulk carrier remained aground, with slight portside list, until morning May 19. The vessel was refloated...
Car carrier GRANDE EUROPA (flag - Italy) caught fire in Mediterranean, due south from Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain, while en route from Naples Italy to Valencia Spain. It happened on May 15. Several SAR and firefighting ships and boats...
Ferry GERBANG SAMUDRA 2 (flag - Indonesia ) was caught in rough seas, while crossing Bali Strait, en route from Gilimanuk Port, Bali, to the Ketapang Port, Java. It happened on May 14. It is known, that one of...
Bulk carrier NEW BEGINNING(flag - Panama ) left New Caledonia with cargo of nickel ore on May 8, bound for Japan. On May 9 bulk carrier developed list which was increasing, on May 10 she reported to responsible MRCC,...
Ferry BO HAI MA ZHU (flag - China ) reported fire on board while en route from Yantai to Dalian, China, Yellow sea, some two hours after leaving Yantai. It happend on May 8. It is known, that ferry turned...