Tugs & Salvage News

Mauritius Reports Further Progress With Wrecked Bulker Wakashio

By The Maritime Executive 08-12-2020 09:04:43

Mauritius continues to report progress working with the grounded bulker Wakashio that has been leaking oil into the environmentall...

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Pregnant Crewmember Medevaced From Factory Trawler in Bering Sea

By The Maritime Executive 08-11-2020 09:05:02

On Saturday, a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter aircrew medevaced a pregnant crewmember from a factory trawler about 170 nm northw...

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Global Response to Mauritius Oil Spill Continues

By The Maritime Executive 08-11-2020 09:05:01

The global response to the environmental disaster in Mauritius is proceeding while efforts on site at the grounded bulk carrier Wa...

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Op-Ed: A Simple Deal on Embarked Guards Could End West African Piracy

By Jakob Voight 08-11-2020 03:13:00

On July 17, 2020, the tanker Curacao Trader was boarded by pirates at a position about 210 nautical miles from Nigerian shores. 13...

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Two Missing After Fishing Crew Abandons Ship off Cape Flattery

By The Maritime Executive 08-11-2020 02:20:38

A U.S. Coast Guard aircrew rescued one fisherman from a lifeboat early Tuesday morning after a commercial fishing boat began to ta...

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Work Resumes at Golden Ray Wreck Site to Prepare for Cutting

By The Maritime Executive 08-10-2020 09:16:41

Working is resuming at the wreck site of the ro/ro Golden Ray according to the St. Simons Sound Incident Unified Command. Activity...

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Report: Welders Set Off Beirut Blast While Securing Explosives

By The Maritime Executive 08-10-2020 07:58:17

Multiple sources have reported that the disastrous explosion at Port of Beirut was sparked by hot work at a warehouse where offici...

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Mauritius Spill: Salvors Stop Grounded Bulker's Fuel Leak

By The Maritime Executive 08-10-2020 05:09:24

Reports from Mauritius indicate that the efforts to control oil leaking from the grounded bulk carrier Wakashio have for the momen...

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Inter-Island Container Ship Rams Dock in Manila

By The Maritime Executive 08-10-2020 04:47:28

[Brief] A 5600 ton Philippine inter-island container ship rammed into a dock in Manila early Monday morning local time. Initial re...

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Good Samaritans Rescue Four From Burning Boat off Channel Islands

By The Maritime Executive 08-10-2020 04:40:31

 On Sunday, the U.S. Coast Guard worked with local agencies and good Samaritans to rescue four boaters after their vessel cau...

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