Shipping’s Decarbonization Will Need Major R&D Investment

Collaboration and investment in technology development key for meeting IMO's targets

Series of Events Led to Sinking of Two Maersk OSVs

Denmark’s investigation into the sinking of two Maersk offshore supply vessels in December 2016 showed that ...

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Vessel Lists, Drops Part of Cargo near Kiel Canal

The 1987-built general cargo vessel Mosvik discharged a part of its cargo near the entrance to the Kiel Canal on ...

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Russian Freighter Lists in Norwegian Sea

Russian-flagged cargo ship Mekhanik Fomin developed a heavy portside list while underway in the Norwegian Sea west ...

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One Dead, Four Injured in Harmony of the Seas Incident

One person was killed while four others sustained injuries after a lifeboat fell from the world’s biggest ...

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One Dead, Two Injured on Board COSL Rig

One person has died and two other were injured as a result of the breaking wave that hit the drilling rig COSL ...

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MPA Investigating Sea Prince Incident

Following the incident involving the Indonesia-registered ferry Sea Prince off Batam on November 29, the Maritime ...

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Philippine Coast Guard Rescues Crew from Sinking Ferry

Philippine Coast Guard Rescues Crew from Sinking Ferry

The Philippine Coast Guard rescued the crew members of a sinking passenger-cargo vessel MV Super Shuttle Ferry 11 ...

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Importance of VDR Data Undermined

 Failure to preserve Voyage Data Recorder (VDR) data in the event of an incident can compromise the owner’s ...

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Crewman Seriously Injured in Stabbing Incident off Ireland

A Ukrainian crew member of Liberia-flagged Afric Star was seriously injured by another crew member, also ...

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Bulker and Tug Collide at Port-Cartier

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has deployed a team of investigators to Port-Cartier, Québec, where ...

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Chinese Survey Ships Spotted in Philippine Waters

Chinese Survey Ships Spotted in Philippine Waters

Benigno Aquino, President of the Philippines, said that two survey vessels from China had been seen in a disputed ...

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ATSB Investigating Julia N Incident

Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has launched an investigation into an incident that lead to a serious ...

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Skangass, Fjord Line Conclude LNG Leakage Incident Inquiry

Skangass, Fjord Line Conclude LNG Leakage Incident Inquiry

The investigation into the LNG leakage incident that occurred during truck to ship bunkering of MS ”Bergensfjord” ...

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Maritime Incident Response Groups Test Their ...

Maritime Incident Response Groups Test Their Firefighting Skills

On 18 June, four Maritime Incident Response Groups (MIRGs) from Kent (UK), Zeeland (NL), Ghent, Antwerp, Beveren ...

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Search Underway for Missing Worker in Perro Negro 6 Incident

The search for the missing person, of Bulgarian nationality, is currently under way and being carried out by the ...

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Lloyd’s Register to Determine Cause of MOL ...

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. have appointed an expert body in vessel design certification and shipbuilding ...

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Tugboats Arrive at MOL Comfort’s Incident Site

One patrol boat and three tugboats arrived yesterday at the site where the containership MOL Comfort broke apart on ...

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Norway: Workers Evacuated from Tilted Rig

Sixty-three workers have been evacuated as the semisubmersible rig, Island Innovator, began taking on water earlier ...

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Smit Lamnalco Sets 14‐Year Oman Milestone without Incident

Smit Lamnalco has passed a significant milestone in Oman after celebrating 14‐years of continuous marine and ...

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GO Offshore: FOS Polaris in Collision Incident Off Australia

This morning an incident occurred between one of GO OFFSHORE’s vessels, the DP1 Safety Standby Service Vessel ...

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Update on Emma Maersk Incident (Egypt)

On 1 February 2013, Emma Maersk, Maersk Line’s largest container vessel, experienced ingress of water into the ...

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