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AMSA Concerts Towage of Disabled General Cargo Ship

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) is coordinating the response to Antigua and Barbuda-flagged general ...

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Allision Closes Gate at Kiel Canal

A UK-flagged cargo ship is reported to had allided with the sliding lock gate in the Great Northern Chamber of the ...

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French Frigate Extensively Damaged by Violent Fire

A French Navy frigate had to be towed to naval base in Pointe De La Galets, La Reunion having been disabled after a ...

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Tubbataha Damage Compensation Talks Still in Progress

Talks are still underway between the US and the Philippines on compensation for damages inflicted by grounding of ...

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EC Assessing Damage Caused by Russia’s Fisheries ...

EC Assessing Damage Caused by Russia's Fisheries Products Ban

Following Russia’s announcement on August 7 to ban imports of certain fisheries products from the European Union, ...

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Extensive Damage Delays Baltic Ace’s Removal

Dive inspections have shown that the sunken car carrier Baltic Ace has been damaged more than expected, thus ...

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Collapsed Sponson Repositioned, Damage Assessment to Ensue

The sponson S13 installed on the starboard side of the Concordia wreck has been restored to a horizontal position, ...

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USS Taylor Inspected for Damage after Running Aground ...

The Mayport-based frigate USS Taylor (FFG 50) is being inspected for damage after running aground Feb. 12. The ...

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MOL Comfort Suffers Damage During Trip to Jeddah

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. informed that the MOL-operated containership MOL Comfort suffered a crack amidships and ...

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DNV Provides Information about Damage Control ...

During the past few weeks, DNV has received a number of inquiries about the Damage Control documentation required ...

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EMSA Publishes Final Report on Damage Stability of ...

EMSA Publishes Final Report on Damage Stability of Ro-Pax Vessels (Portugal)

The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA), on May 7th, published its final report into the damage stability of ...

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New Zealand: Heavy Swells Cause More Damage on Rena Wreck

New Zealand - Heavy Swells Causes More Damage on Rena Wreck

Heavy swells hitting the wreck of the cargo ship Rena have resulted in further containers being released from a ...

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New Zealand: Svitzer Salvors Examine Damage on Rena ...

New Zealand - Svitzer Salvors Examine Damage on Rena Wreck Caused by Heavy Weather

A full team of 16 Svitzer salvors are on board Rena today, examining the damage resulting from Wednesday ...

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Capesize Vessel ‘Star Polaris’ Sustains ...

  Star Bulk Carriers Corp. yesterday announced that one of its vessels, the STAR POLARIS, sustained bottom ...

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Japan: MHI Develops System to Enhance Damage Stability ...

MHI Develops System to Enhance Damage Stability of Ships

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has developed a system to enhance the damage stability of ships, enabling ...

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New Zealand: Bad Weather Prevents Salvors to Assess ...

New Zealand - Bad Weather Prevents Salvors to Assess Rena's Break-up Damage

Swells around the Astrolabe Reef are continuing to prevent salvors from diving on the wreck to assess the damage ...

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Kenya Port Authority Clears Van Oord of Environmental ...

The Kenya Port Authority (KPA) has cleared Dutch dredging specialist Van Oord of allegations that it infringed ...

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