Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

CMA CGM Boxship Grounded due to Improper Pilotage Plan

The 18,000 TEU containership CMA CGM Vasco De Gama ran aground in August 2016 as it was too far north of the ...

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OOCL's Mega Boxship Briefly Grounds in Suez Canal

Orient Overseas Container Line’s (OOCL) new 21,000+ TEU size containership briefly ran aground in the Suez ...

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Muros Grounded Due to Lack of Danger Warnings

Spain-flagged bulk carrier Muros, which grounded off Norfolk in December 2016, ran into trouble following a change ...

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Bulker Harvest Sky Still Aground off Taiwan

Panama-flagged bulk carrier Harvest Sky is still stuck off the coast of Taiwan’s Taoyuan City, where it ran ...

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Tanker Refloated after Grounding off Maldives

The 1983-built oil product tanker Guraab has been refloated after it ran aground on a reef at Lhaviyani Felivaru, ...

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Cargo Ship Carrying Broken Glass Refloated at Margate

A cargo vessel was refloated after it dragged anchor and ran aground off the Kent coast, the UK, on October 8, the ...

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Maintenance Takes Spotlight after Bow Singapore Grounding

Following a steering failure, which caused the tanker Bow Singapore to ground in August 2016, the Australian ...

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Atlantic Refloated off Sweden, Towed to Harbor

The cargo ship Atlantic was pulled from its grounding spot off the coast of Oskarshamn on September 27 and towed to ...

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CMA CGM Ganges Grounds off Guayaquil

The 9,962 TEU CMA CGM Ganges briefly ran aground while exiting Guayaquil, Ecuador, on September 25, Oceanbulk ...

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Sweden Removes Diesel from Grounded Cargo Ship

Sweden has managed to extract the diesel load from the grounded cargo ship Atlantic, thereby averting a possible ...

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Two Arrested after Cargo Ship Grounds off Sweden

The captain and superintendent of the 3,041 dwt cargo ship Atlantic, which ran aground off the coast of Oskarshamn, ...

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Tanker Seatrout Refloated, Taken to Vlissingen

A group of six tugs managed to refloat the 40,600 dwt tanker Seatrout during high tide on September 20, according ...

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Tanker Grounds after Colliding with Bulker off Antwerp

The 40,600 dwt tanker Seatrout has run aground off Antwerp after it collided with the bulk carrier Usolie. The ...

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MAIB: Ferry Hebrides Grounded Due to Mechanical Failure

The ro-ro passenger ferry Hebrides ran aground due to a mechanical failure which resulted from a loose screw, the ...

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Transocean Winner Tow Had No Storm Contingency Plan

Poor condition of the tow line, inclement weather and the lack of storm contingency plan led to the grounding of ...

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Beached Drillship Blocks Entrance to Port of Corpus Christi

The Port of Corpus Christi is still closed for vessel traffic in the Hurricane Harvey aftermath as the entrance to ...

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Oil Tanker Good to Go after Grounding in Ambrose Channel

The Panama-flagged oil tanker Kamome Victoria was allowed to continue its journey after it ran aground in the ...

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Crew of Grounded Kea Trader Evacuated

Due to a large storm in the South Pacific at the beginning of this week, the crew and the majority of salvage ...

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Grounded CSCL Jupiter Became a Mini ‘Tourist Attraction’

The ultra large boxship CSCL Jupiter that ran aground in the River Scheldt on August 14 had become a mini ‘tourist ...

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Video: CSCL Jupiter Refloated off Antwerp

CSCL Jupiter, the 366-meter long containership which ran aground near Bath, the Netherlands on August 14, was ...

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Video: Ultra Large COSCO Boxship Stuck off Antwerp

A 366-meter containership CSCL Jupiter is stranded on the Westerschelde estuary near Bath, the Netherlands, ...

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