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Gibraltar Calls for Removal of Bulker's Wreck Within Six Months

Published Oct 2, 2022 7:08 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Gibraltar government has asked the owner and insurers of the bulker OS 35 to remove the wreck and its contents from the territ...


Royal Navy Pays Tribute to 80th Anniversary of WWII Arctic Convoy PQ18

Published Oct 2, 2022 1:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

During an Arctic patrol with the Norwegian Navy, the crews of Royal Navy frigate HMS Northumberland and RFA Tiderace paused to pay...


U.S. Coast Guard Completes 150-Plus Rescues After Hurricane Ian

Published Sep 30, 2022 6:13 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Coast Guard has saved over 150 people and more than 50 pets in its post-storm response to Hurricane Ian, Commandant Adm....


USS Bonhomme Richard Crewmember Acquitted of Arson Charges

Published Sep 30, 2022 1:18 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Navy court martial proceeding for Seaman Recruit Ryan Mays has ended, and a judge has acquitted Mays of charges of arson in co...


NATO Attributes Nord Stream Leaks to "Deliberate, Reckless" Sabotage

Published Sep 29, 2022 8:10 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Thursday, NATO leaders formally attributed the leaks in the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipeline systems to "deliberate, reckless,...


Hurricane Ian Leaves Behind "Historic" Damage as it Departs Florida

Published Sep 29, 2022 7:03 PM by The Maritime Executive

First responders in Florida are just beginning to assess the toll from Hurricane Ian, which came ashore near Fort Myers on Wednesd...


EverWind and Maersk’s Svitzer to Develop Canada’s First Green Fuel Tug

Published Sep 29, 2022 6:36 PM by The Maritime Executive

Efforts are underway to develop and operate Canada’s first green fuel powered commercial tugs. EverWind Fuels, a private dev...


Product Tanker Holed by Fishing Boat in Busy Dutch Anchorage 

Published Sep 29, 2022 12:56 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Netherlands Coastguard and the Maritime Police are onsite at the scene of an allision that took place overnight in the busy Ij...


Shift Gets Ready to Power 17 All-Electric and Hybrid Tugs

Published Sep 28, 2022 10:53 PM by The Maritime Executive

In a sign that battery-electric and battery-hybrid systems are taking off in the workboat sector, Shift Clean Energy says tha...


Hurricane Ian Hits Florida's West Coast

Published Sep 28, 2022 5:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

Hurricane Ian rapidly intensified into a high-Category 4 storm shortly before making landfall near Fort Myers, Florida on Wednesda...

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