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Click to Enlarge! Japanese fishing vessel sank after collision with boxship Bohai Star, Korea Strait
 Posted on  : July 24, 2014, 1:08 am
At around 0530 Tokyo time July 24 South Korean container ship Bohai Star collided with Japanese fishing vessel some Author :  Editorial    |    Category :  Accidents Read More »
Click to Enlarge! Tanker Sheng Chang grounded by typhoon, Taiwan
 Posted on  : July 24, 2014, 12:23 am
Product tanker Sheng Chang was grounded by typhoon Matmo on July 23 on a coastline in Kaohsiung area, Taiwan Author :  Editorial    |    Category :  Accidents Read More »
Click to Enlarge! m/v Nefterudovoz-32M refloated, river Volga
 Posted on  : July 24, 2014, 12:23 am
m/v Nefterudovoz-32M refloated at 0415 Moscow time July 21 after partial offloading and patching the hole Author :  Editorial    |    Category :  Accidents Read More »
Click to Enlarge! Crew kept hostages on a floating bomb – m/v Rhosus, Beirut
 Posted on  : July 23, 2014, 4:23 am
General cargo vessel Rhosus called Beirut, Lebanon, in October last year. Vessel loaded with ammonium nitrate was Author :  Editorial    |    Category :  Shipping Read More »
Click to Enlarge! South Korean freighter Rainbow Joy disabled and adrift in South China sea
 Posted on  : July 23, 2014, 1:55 am
General cargo vessel Rainbow Joy disabled and adrift in South China sea, en route from Vietnam to Malaysia Author :  Editorial    |    Category :  Accidents Read More »
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Japanese fishing vessel sank after collision with boxship Bohai Star, Korea Strait
Posted on  : July 24, 2014, 1:08 am
At around 0530 Tokyo time July 24 South Korean container ship Bohai Star collided with Japanese fishing vessel some
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Tanker Sheng Chang grounded by typhoon, Taiwan
Posted on  : July 24, 2014, 12:23 am
Product tanker Sheng Chang was grounded by typhoon Matmo on July 23 on a coastline in Kaohsiung area, Taiwan
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m/v Nefterudovoz-32M refloated, river Volga
Posted on  : July 24, 2014, 12:23 am
m/v Nefterudovoz-32M refloated at 0415 Moscow time July 21 after partial offloading and patching the hole
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Crew kept hostages on a floating bomb – m/v Rhosus, Beirut
Posted on  : July 23, 2014, 4:23 am
General cargo vessel Rhosus called Beirut, Lebanon, in October last year. Vessel loaded with ammonium nitrate was
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South Korean freighter Rainbow Joy disabled and adrift in South China sea
Posted on  : July 23, 2014, 1:55 am
General cargo vessel Rainbow Joy disabled and adrift in South China sea, en route from Vietnam to Malaysia
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Boxship Caravel Pride towed to safety after engine failure, Mormugao
Posted on  : July 23, 2014, 1:54 am
Boxship Caravel Pride suffered engine failure on July 16 in Arabian sea in rough seas, off Mormugao port, India
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Semi-submersible barge Posh Mogami sinking update
Posted on  : July 22, 2014, 2:25 am
MPA Singapore published update on semi-submersible barge sinking
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Category : Accidents
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m/v Nefterudovoz-32M aground, river Volga
Posted on  : July 22, 2014, 2:25 am
MRCC Moscow reported grounding of m/v Nefterudovoz-32M, loaded with 2776 tons of gravel. Vessel ran aground at
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Freighter Kapitan Konshin grounding, Amur Estuary
Posted on  : July 22, 2014, 2:24 am
MRCC Moscow reported grounding of general cargo vessel Kapitan Konshin, loaded with 3000 tons of timber
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UN sanctions violator – freighter Majed and Randy
Posted on  : July 21, 2014, 3:17 am
General cargo vessel Majed and Randy was docked in Sevastopol port, at grain terminal Avlita, from July 15 till July 17.
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Semi-submersible barge sank in South China Sea, 3 missing
Posted on  : July 21, 2014, 3:16 am
Semi-submersible barge, towed by tug Ocean Unicom, sank on July 18 in Riau Islands waters
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Ferry Gelis Rauh probably, survived fire
Posted on  : July 21, 2014, 3:07 am
Mr. Rocky Amatulli sent to Maritime Bulletin photos of smouldering ferry Gelis Rauh next day after the fire
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Two crew medevaced from aframax Ocean Crown, India
Posted on  : July 20, 2014, 12:33 am
Aframax Ocean Crown required medical assistance for two injured crew at night July 18, vessel was under way in Arabian sea
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Isle of Wight’s St. Helena car deck collapsed
Posted on  : July 20, 2014, 12:11 am
Isle of Wight ferry St. Helena suffered collapse of an upper deck at around 2230 LT July 18, while offloading cars
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Indonesian ferry Gelis Rauh burned out and sank, 73 people rescued
Posted on  : July 19, 2014, 2:16 am
Fire engulfed Indonesian ferry Gelis Rauh on July 17 late at night July 17, shortly after departure from Padangbai, Bali
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Tanker Kolin 2 aground and refloated, Canakkale
Posted on  : July 19, 2014, 2:15 am
Tanker Kolin 2 ran aground in Dardanelles on July 17 at 1300 LT, entering Canakkale
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Malaysian Airlines Boeing down, 298 died, little doubt whom to blame
Posted on  : July 18, 2014, 3:26 am
I’m extremely ashamed of the President of my country, Russia, the person known to the world as Vladimir Putin.
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105 children poisoned by a toxic leak from boxship Pearl River Bridge, Laem Chabang
Posted on  : July 18, 2014, 2:11 am
105 children from nearby schools and a nursery centre were taken to hospitals after inhaling toxic chemical which leaked from
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Bulk carrier Amakusa Island holed in grounding, Prince Rupert
Posted on  : July 18, 2014, 2:10 am
Bulk carrier Amakusa Island suffered hull damage and water ingress when running aground in Prince Rupert on July 14
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Bulk carrier Pac Star contacted bottom, Vostochniy Anchorage
Posted on  : July 18, 2014, 2:09 am
Bulk carrier Pac Star contacted bottom while proceeding to anchorage 6 from a berth 34 in Vrangel Bay, Vostochniy, at
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