Over-Optimism Cause of Liners’ Woes?


Daniel Richards, container shipping analyst at MSI, comments on the state of play in the market.

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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Tanker's Hull Ripped in Collision off New York

Tanker Tofteviken

The 115,340 dwt tanker Tofteviken suffered a 30-foot gash along its portside hull in a collision on May 12.

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Seafarer Medevaced from Stolt Tanker Due to Burns

Stolt Tankers vessel

USCG: A 49-year-old crew member was medevaced from the chemical tanker Stolt Perseverance on May 11.

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Diesel Fuel Spills at APM Terminal in Bayonne

USCG crew

USCG: Marine diesel fuel spill was reported at the APM Terminal in Bayonne, New Jersey, on April 25.

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Vessel Leaks Diesel Fuel after Allision near New Orleans

Vessel Pac Antares started leaking diesel fuel following an allision with a pier. USCG launched oil spill clean-up ops.

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USCG Medevacs Injured Chinese Sailor off Puerto Rico


USCG medevacs injured Chinese crewmember from the bulk carrier Bunum Hero on April 10 off Puerto Rico.

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USCG Medevacs Hoegh Trotter's Crewman off Florida

A 27-year-old man has been medevacked from Hoegh Trotter due to concussion-like symptoms.

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Man Falls Overboard from Tanker off Alaska, Search Continues

Search efforts are continuing to locate a man reported to have fallen overboard from a tanker off Sand Point, Alaska.

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