Accidents & Emergencies

18 Mar 2024

Container Ship Knocks Over Three Cranes at Turkish Port

The YM Witness collided with three major container cranes during its docking attempt at Evyap Port in Istanbul, Turkey on Saturday afternoon.

Container Ship Knocks Over Three Cranes at Turkish Port
18 Mar 2024

Indian Naval Forces Seize Hijacked Bulk Carrier

An Indian Navy operation successfully reclaimed a Navibulgar bulk carrier, hijacked by Somali pirates three months prior, rescuing all 17 crew.

Indian Naval Forces Seize Hijacked Bulk Carrier
15 Mar 2024

Hijacked Bulker Potentially Used As Base for Somali Pirates

A bulk carrier seized by Somalis in December is possibly being utilized as a base ship as pirate activities escalate off the Horn of Africa.

Hijacked Bulker Potentially Used As Base for Somali Pirates
15 Mar 2024

Search On for Missing Seafarer in Singaporean Waters

Efforts to find a crew member who went missing from a bulk carrier in the waters off Singapore in the early morning of 15 March are still underway

Search On for Missing Seafarer in Singaporean Waters
15 Mar 2024

Crew Remains Hostage on the Hijacked Abdullah

A security vessel engaged in a confrontation with pirates aboard the ship Abduallah on the night of 13th March, as reported by one of the crew.

Crew Remains Hostage on the Hijacked Abdullah
15 Mar 2024

Houthis Threaten to Reach Deeper into Indian Ocean

The Houthis' goal is to block ships associated with their adversaries from navigating past the Cape of Good Hope.

Houthis Threaten to Reach Deeper into Indian Ocean
14 Mar 2024

Emboldened Pirates Plan Further Attacks Off Somalia

Following a successful hijacking earlier itn the week, Somali pirates have ventured back to the ocean in pursuit of additional vessels nearby.

Emboldened Pirates Plan Further Attacks Off Somalia
13 Mar 2024

Pirates Hijack Bulk Carrier Off Somalian Coast

The vessel, a supramax bulk carrier constructed in 2015 and operated by SR Shipping, was transporting coal from Maputo to Hamriya at the time.

Pirates Hijack Bulk Carrier Off Somalian Coast
12 Mar 2024

Huntington Beach Oil Sheen Response Wrapped Up

On Monday, a Unified Command wrapped up its operations addressing an oil slick observed off Huntington Beach on California's coastline.

Huntington Beach Oil Sheen Response Wrapped Up
12 Mar 2024

Remaining Filipino Tanker Crew Released by Iran

Iran has released the remaining crew of the Greek-owned tanker St Nikolas, detained by its military forces in the Gulf of Oman since January.

Remaining Filipino Tanker Crew Released by Iran
11 Mar 2024

Crew Rescued from Sinking Vietnamese Cargo Ship

March 10th, MRCC Vietnam notified the Singaporean authorities that all 11 crew of the Hung Phat 89 had been rescued, but the ship itself had sunk

Crew Rescued from Sinking Vietnamese Cargo Ship
11 Mar 2024

Icon of the Seas Cruise Ship Rescues 14 Stranded at Sea

March 3rd, the Icon of the Seas, known as the world's largest cruise ship, came to the rescue of 14 people who had been adrift at sea for 8 days

Icon of the Seas Cruise Ship Rescues 14 Stranded at Sea
8 Mar 2024

Oil Stops Leaking from Capsized Barge Off Tobago

The leakage from an overturned barge close to the Caribbean island of Tobago has ceased while the government has announced efforts to salvage it.

Oil Stops Leaking from Capsized Barge Off Tobago
7 Mar 2024

Two Containers of Oranges Ignite in S. Korean Ports

March 4, South Korea's Changwon province, two refrigerated containers of oranges imported from the US caught fire in two incidents at local ports

Two Containers of Oranges Ignite in S. Korean Ports
7 Mar 2024

Houthi Financial Network Targeted by New Sanctions

OFAC intensifies efforts against entities facilitating Iranian goods shipments connected to Sa’id al-Jamal, a figure linked to Corps-Qods Force.

Houthi Financial Network Targeted by New Sanctions