Tugs & Salvage News

NTSB: Faulty Planning Led to Fatal Pipeline Strike in Corpus Christi

By The Maritime Executive 12-07-2021 03:56:00

The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a set of findings and recommendations stemming from the fire and explosion abo...

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Cargo Fire Expected to Burn for Days on Bulker off Sweden

By The Maritime Executive 12-07-2021 03:25:11

Swedish authorities are reporting that they expect the cargo fire to burn for days on the bulker Almirante Storni off Gothenburg....

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Photos: Swedish Coast Guard Fights Cargo Fire on Bulker Off Gothenburg

By The Maritime Executive 12-06-2021 02:24:10

The Swedish Coast Guard believes that it has contained a fire burning in the timber cargo loaded aboard a bulker sitting outside G...

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MAIB: Empty Wheelhouse Contributed to Collision and Sinking

By The Maritime Executive 12-05-2021 10:07:00

The MAIB has released its report into the collision of the fishing vessel Achieve with the freighter Talis in November 2020, which...

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Video: Cargo Ship Catches Fire in Southern Indonesia

By The Maritime Executive 12-03-2021 06:54:29

[Brief]  An Indonesian-flagged bulk carrier transporting fertilizer caught fire while docked at the port of Cilacap, on the s...

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Zim Kingston Proceeds to Terminal to Begin Salvage Operation

By The Maritime Executive 12-03-2021 06:48:48

More than a month after the incident in which the containership Zim Kingston lost 109 containers overboard and suffered a containe...

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17 Rescued From Sinking Bulker in Sea of Japan

By The Maritime Executive 12-02-2021 04:43:00

The Japan Coast Guard and the South Korean Coast Guard have rescued 17 seafarers from a sinking bulker off the coast of Shimane Pr...

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After Wakashio, MOL Sets Up Blue-Economy Fund for Mauritius

By The Maritime Executive 12-01-2021 11:07:00

MOL plans to support the development of Mauritius' blue economy after a massive oil spill by one of its chartered-in bulkers&n...

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Search Under Way for Crewmember From Mississippi Steamboat

By The Maritime Executive 12-01-2021 09:24:00

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a crewmember from the steamboat American Queen who went over the side at about 0200 hours on...

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Kirby to Pay Additional $15.3 Million in Damages from 2014 Collision 

By The Maritime Executive 12-01-2021 07:59:20

Texas-based barge company Kirby Inland Marine has agreed to pay $15.3 million in damages to resolve federal and state claims from...

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