Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

Wasaline ferry

Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Photos: Towing Operation Goes Awry

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Tanker and tug avoid grounding after their towing line snaps 15 miles from the South African shore.

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Injured Crewman Evacuated from Tanker off South Africa

A 38-year-old Filipino crewman has been evacuated from the oil tanker Grand Lady off Port Elizabeth, South Africa. 

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Seafarer Evacuated from Sinotrans Bulker off Veldrift

An injured crewman was evacuated from a bulker at anchor offshore of Veldrift, South Africa, on December 18.  

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NSRI Evacuates Seafarer from Bulker

An ill crewman was evacuated from a bulk carrier which was sailing 3.5 nautical miles off the Port of Port ...

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Injured Seafarer Evacuated from Bulker off South Africa

South African authorities evacuated an injured crewmember from the bulk carrier Cape Enterprise, operated by ...

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Injured Seafarer Dies on Bulker off South Africa

A critically injured crewman died on board the bulk carrier MV Grand Amanda off South Africa on October 19, the ...

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Video: Tanker Crewmember Medevaced off Durban

An Indian crewmember of the oil/chemical tanker Bochem Oslo was airlifted by South Africa’s Transnet National ...

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Two Sailors Die after Evacuation from Bulker

Two seafarers died after they were evacuated from bulk carrier Agios Fanourios off the coast of Transkei, South ...

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68 Rescued from Listing Ferry off South Africa

Sixty-eight passengers and crew members have been rescued from the Robben Island passenger ferry Thandi after the ...

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NSRI Evacuates Crewman after Fall aboard Bulker

A 25-year-old crewman has been evacuated after he fell on board the cargo ship New Taizhou which was anchored some ...

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Italian Captain Dies on board Tanker off Durban

Master of the oil tanker Freight Margie died on board the ship while it was anchored some seven nautical miles off ...

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NSRI Medevacs Bulker Crewman off Port Elizabeth

A Filipino crewman was medevacked from the bulk carrier Cape Orchid off Port Elizabeth on June 30, South ...

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