Accidents & Emergencies

25 Jun 2024

Superyacht Crew & Passengers in Court for Alleged Arson

June 23, thirteen individuals from a superyacht appeared in Piraeus Court following their arrest for allegedly sparking a wildfire on Hydra.

Superyacht Crew & Passengers in Court for Alleged Arson
21 Jun 2024

Houthi's Post Video on Social Media Showing Tutor Attack

The Houthis have posted a video on social media showing the attack on the vessel Tutor on June 12th. They also released a warning statement.

Houthi's Post Video on Social Media Showing Tutor Attack
21 Jun 2024

Court Allows Dali Crew Change; Crew to Finally Return Home

After being confined on a ship amidst a media frenzy for months, the crew of the Dali container ship have finally been permitted to return home.

Court Allows Dali Crew Change; Crew to Finally Return Home
21 Jun 2024

Bulk Carrier & Cruise Ship Rescue Migrants Off Canary Islands

A bulk carrier and a cruise ship jointly rescued more than 60 migrants who were stranded at sea between Cape Verde and Tenerife.

Bulk Carrier & Cruise Ship Rescue Migrants Off Canary Islands
20 Jun 2024

Armed Robbers Board Bulk Carrier Off Indonesian Coast

A group of armed robbers boarded a Panama-flagged ship over a week ago and restrained two of the crew members on board.

Armed Robbers Board Bulk Carrier Off Indonesian Coast
19 Jun 2024

Bangladesh Sees Increase in Piracy Incidents Warns ReCAAP

The ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre has issued a warning about a rise in piracy incidents in Bangladesh, an emerging Asian export powerhouse.

Bangladesh Sees Increase in Piracy Incidents Warns ReCAAP
19 Jun 2024

Port of Antwerp-Bruges Oil Spill Clean Up Operations Done

Cleanup operations for ships and quay walls at Deurganckdok in the Port of Antwerp-Bruges have been completed following a recent oil spill.

Port of Antwerp-Bruges Oil Spill Clean Up Operations Done
18 Jun 2024

Four Days On & Singapore Still Battling to Contain Oil Spill

Singapore continues to face challenges in addressing an oil spill that is spreading in the city-state's waters, despite efforts to contain it.

Four Days On & Singapore Still Battling to Contain Oil Spill
17 Jun 2024

Houthis Claim Responsibility for US Vessel Attacks

June 16th, Iran-backed Houthis claimed responsibility for attacks on two civilian ships and an American Destroyer in the Red and Arabian Seas.

Houthis Claim Responsibility for US Vessel Attacks
17 Jun 2024

Shipping Company & Master Charged for Svalbard Breach

Norwegian authorities have charged a shipping company and a captain with violating the Svalbard Environmental Act for carrying HFO in Svalbard.

Shipping Company & Master Charged for Svalbard Breach
17 Jun 2024

Sentosa Beaches Closed After Pasir Panjang Terminal Collision

According to Singapore National Media, the beaches on Sentosa Resort Island were closed following an oil spill at a nearby port.

Sentosa Beaches Closed After Pasir Panjang Terminal Collision
14 Jun 2024

MSC Vessel Hit with Arrest Warrant After Speeding Incident

The US Court issue arrest warrant for MSC Michigan VII following a lawsuit by a terminal operator claiming the vessel damaged a Charleston Pier.

MSC Vessel Hit with Arrest Warrant After Speeding Incident
14 Jun 2024

76 Passengers Rescued from Italian Ferry After Mayday Call

The Italian Media Agency reported that the Italian Coast Guard, police and fire brigade successfully rescued 76 passengers from the ferry Audace.

76 Passengers Rescued from Italian Ferry After Mayday Call
14 Jun 2024

Liberian Flagged Bulk Carrier Attacked in Red Sea

The United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations reported on June 12th that the bulk carrier Tutor was attacked twice while navigating the Red Sea.

Liberian Flagged Bulk Carrier Attacked in Red Sea
7 Jun 2024

Bridge Closes in Charleston, SC Due to Container Ship Malfunction

US Coast Guard announced traffic on the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge was halted due to a control system malfunction on container ship MSC Michigan VII

Bridge Closes in Charleston, SC Due to Container Ship Malfunction