Port of Amsterdam Striving to Become Future Ready

Port of Amsterdam

The Port of Amsterdam has embarked on a number of initiatives aimed at a more sustainable future.

USCG Rescues 10 Crew from Disabled Cargo Ship

Crew of disabled cargo ship Alt

USCG rescues 10 crewmembers stranded on Tanzanian-flagged cargo ship, Alta.

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US Ports Brace for Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael

The Unites States Coast Guard closes Gulf Coast ports to all inbound and outbound traffic.

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Asphalt Tanker Suffers Engine Room Fire off Nantucket

Disabled Hong Kong-flagged tanker Feng Huang AO

Engine room fire disables Hong Kong-flagged asphalt tanker off Nantucket Island on October 5.

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USCG Medevacs Nieuw Amsterdam Passenger

The US Coast Guard medevaced a woman from a cruise ship near Ketchikan on September 13.

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USCG Medevacs Tanker Crewman off New Jersey


A 78-year-old man was evacuated from the crude oil tanker Evrotas near Ambrose Channel, New Jersey.

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USCG: Spill Suspends Fuel Transfers at Buckeye Terminal


All fuel transfers have been suspended at Buckeye Terminal following a diesel fuel spill.

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Wartsila’s BWMS Bags USCG Type Approval

Ballast Water Management System Type Approval Certificate to Wartsila Water Systems,

Wärtsilä has obtained type approval certificate for its ballast water management system from USCG.

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Oil Spill Reported at Port Arthur, Texas

US Coast Guard

An oil spill has been reported following an accident between RoRo vessel Endurance and towing vessel at Port Arthur.

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Crewman Evacuated from Chembulk Tanker off San Diego

USCG helicopter

A 48-year-old crewman was evacuated from the tanker Chembulk New York off San Diego.

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Bulker Towed to New York after Losing Propulsion

GDF Suez North Sea bulk carrier

GDF Suez North Sea has been towed to New York after spending almost a week disabled in the Atlantic Ocean.

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USCG Medevacs Unconscious Crewman from Bulk Carrier


The USCG medevacs an unconscious crew member of a bulker anchored in Cape Charles.

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Wärtsilä's BWMS Tested for USCG Compliance

Aquarius UV

Wärtsilä reached a milestone as its Aquarius UV BWMS completed testing requirements for USCG type approval compliance.

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Video: Carnival Glory Rescues NCL's Missing Crewman

Carnival Glory rescues Norwegian Getaway's missing crew member after he spent 22 hrs drifting in the water.

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SHI, BIO-UV Get USCG Type Approvals for BWTS

USCG MSC has issued ballast water management system (BWMS) type approval certificates to South Korean Samsung Heavy ...

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USCG Medevacs Crewman from Tanker Eagle Texas


A 45-year-old man was medevaced from the 102,926 dwt tanker Eagle Texas south of Sabine, Texas, on June 12.

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Hyundai Heavy Seeks USCG BWMS Type Approval

USCG MSC has received its fifteenth application for type approval for a ballast water management system.

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USCG Medevacs Crewman from Bulker off Michigan

USCG operation

A 54-year-old man was medevaced from the bulk carrier Manitowoc after experiencing severe abdominal pains.

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Two Hawaiian Fishing Firms Fined for Dumping Oily Waste

Two fishing firms have to pay civil penalties for discharging oily waste into the waters of Hawaii.

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USCG Ends Search for Carnival Paradise Passenger

USCG suspends search for a passenger who reportedly fell overboard from Carnival Paradise on May 22.

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Search Launched for Man Missing from Carnival Paradise

Search ongoing following reports that a man went missing from Carnival Paradise off Fort Myers, Florida.

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MSC Seaside Crewman Falls Overboard off US Virgin Islands

MSC Seaside

USCG: A crewmember from the cruise ship MSC Seaside went overboard off US Virgin Islands on May 16.

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