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World Maritime News team will also be attending this year’s event.

US Applies Conditions of Entry to Ships Visiting Seychelles


The US Coast Guard to impose conditions of entry on vessels arriving from Seychelles.

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Boxship Spills Fuel Oil into Arthur Kill Waterway


An oil spill has been reported in the Arthur Kill waterway near the Goethals Bridge.

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USCG Enforces North Korea Sanctions in East China Sea

North Korea

USCG sent its cutter to Sasebo, Japan to enforce North Korea sanctions in the East China Sea.

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America's Only Heavy Icebreaker Catches Fire off Antarctica


A fire broke out on board the USCGC Polar Star off Antarctica on February 10, 2019. 

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USCG: Bulker Catches Fire in the Port of Toledo


A fire broke out on board a bulk carrier in the US Port of Toledo on February 17.

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Updated: Search Suspended for Majesty of the Seas Crewman

Majesty of the Seas

USCG ends search for an overboard crew member from the Majesty of the Seas.

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Tugboat to Tow Hapag-Lloyd's Disabled Boxship to Halifax

Maersk Mobilizer will help tow Hapag Lloyd's disabled containership to Halifax.

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Search Suspended for Missing Crew Member of Sincerity Ace

Sincerity Ace on fire

Authorities suspend search for Sincerity Ace's missing crew member. The ship is adrift and still on fire in the Pacific.

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Two Crew Missing after Car Carrier Suffers Fire in Pacific

Sincerity Ace on fire

Search efforts continued for two missing crewmen of the car carrier Sincerity Ace following a major vessel fire.

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USCG Medevacs Crew Member from Tanker off Boston


USCG medevaced a 31-year-old crew member from the tanker Hafnia Phoenix off Boston on December 28.

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Search for Harmony of the Seas Missing Crew Called Off

Harmony of the Seas

USCG suspends search for a missing crew member of Royal Caribbean's cruise ship Harmony of the Seas.

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Alfa Laval Wraps Up Tests for USCG Type Approval

Alfa Laval

Alfa Laval completed tests to verify the biological efficacy of Alfa Laval PureBallast 3 without holding time.

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Two Crew Medevaced from Norwegian Escape

Norwegian Escape

Two crew members of Norwegian Escape were medevaced from the cruise ship on Monday evening.

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JFE Engineering Corp. Gets USCG BWMS Type Approval


Japan-based JFE Engineering Corporation has obtained the USCG type approval for its BWMS. 

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Wärtsilä Submits Aquarius UV BWMS for USCG Type Approval

Wärtsilä has submitted its Aquarius UV BWMS for USCG Type Approval. 

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Evergreen Terminal Evacuated after Container Explosion

Vincent Thomas Bridge

A shipping container exploded on Tuesday evening, October 30, at the Evergreen Terminal.

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Fuel Spills from Grounded Offshore Supply Vessel

offshore supply vessel aground

Diesel fuel spills from grounded offshore supply vessel near Cameron, Louisiana.

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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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