Tag Archives: accident

Video: Fire-stricken Sincerity Ace under tow towards Imari Bay.

Sincerity Ace was abandoned following a fire on New Year’s Eve roughly 2,000 miles from northwest of Hawaii. Sadly, 5 of her 21 crew members lost their lives in the…

MSC ZOE docks in Bremerhaven after losing 270 containers.

Footage filmed in Bremerhaven on Thursday shows the cargo ship MSC Zoe which lost around 270 containers in stormy seas off the Dutch coast.

Sunday Special: big ships near miss . .

Sunday special – a very, very near miss, with the camera on a vessel at anchor, while the vessel under way passes extremely . . . more by luck than…

YM Efficiency loses 83 containers off Australian coast:

Conatiner ship YM Efficiency situated off the coast at Dee Why (northern Sydney, Australia) after losing 83 containers off the Newcastle coast:

MSC & Maersk vessels collide at Callao, Chile

MSC & Maersk manage a scrape at the Chilean port of Callao – 4,258 TEU Laura Maersk and 11,000 TEU MSC Shuba B collided while maneuvering close to the quay,…

Heavily listing Mekhanik Yartsev towed through Southampton docks, 28 Dec 2017

Filmed by Steve Carrett, Russian general cargo ship Mekhanik Yartsev under tow towards Southampton’s King George V Dock. where some of her timber cargo will be unloaded, the ship righted…

Watch: ‘MV FAME’ adrift in force 10 gale: 14 December, 2017

Yesterday afternoon, just before 5.30pm, HM Coastguard received a Pan Pan VHF Radio broadcast from the ‘MV FAME’ reporting that it had engine failure and was drifting 1.2 nm offshore…

RN Helicopter rescues 3 from capsized vessel – video

A Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules airplane crew from Air Station Clearwater, Florida, and a British Royal Fleet Auxiliary Mounts Bay rescue helicopter crew coordinate the rescue of an adult female…

Stranded pipe saga comes to an end . .

Do you remember those massive pipes which were stranded on the Norfolk and Suffolk shores of the UK? Here are a couple of them being towed back to the manufacturing…

Leonardo breaks in half in the Black Sea:

The 1975-built Leonardo broke in half during the weekend, in the Black Sea off the northwest coast of Turkey:

CSCL Jupiter comes off the putty

After some hard work by a whole flotilla of tugs, the grounded CSCL Jupiter finally comes off the mud in the River Scheldt. Filmed by Shipping/Harbours

CSCL Jupiter grounds in the Scheldt – drone video:

The 366 metre CSCL Jupiter grounded in the River Scheldt on the morning on Monday, 14th August, 2017. She was hauled off by tugs as the tide was rising later…

2 accident videos: ferry hits parked trailers while coming alongside

The ferry Kydon did some damage at the port of Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic after striking a pier while mooring on Thursday. Her bow hit the pier and…

There’s a ship the living room, dear . .

The Vietnamese general cargo ship Star 62 lost her steering and hit 4 wooden houses towards the south of Bangkok:

Manhattan Bridge fatality: K Line blames boiler backfire, 21 January 2016

After an engine room explosion which killed one crew member on 19th January, owners K Line say a boiler backfire was to blame.

Thames pilot dies while boarding vessel, 5 October 2016

Thames pilot dies whilst boarding a ship in Gravesend Reach, evening of Wednesday, 5th October 2016:

Transocean Winner aground at Dalmore, Isle of Lewis:

Transocean Winner aground at Dalmore, Isle of Lewis, after breaking her towline while in heavy weather. No crew were aboard, and there have been no injuries. Some diesel fuel is…

Tanker Dream II collides ULCS MSC Alexandra in Singapore Strait

At about 23:01 hrs LT (15:01 UTC) on 3rd Aug 2016, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) was notified of a collision. VLCC (Very Large Crude Carrier) Dream II…

RNLI Harwich Lifeboat out on a shout, 11.50am, 26 July 2016

RNLI Harwich Lifeboat passing through Harwich Harbour at full service speed at 11.50am, on Tuesday 26 July 2016. She is responding to a call from a fishing vessel off the…

Maersk Shams grounds in Suez Canal, 5th July 2016

10,000 TEU boxship Maersk Shams ran aground while transiting the Suez Canal, 5th July 2016.

Celebrity Infinity takes out Alaskan dock in 45 knot breeze:

Cruise ship Celebrity Infinity allided with a dock in Ketchikan, Alaska Wind in the area was reported to be gusting to around 45 miles per hour as the cruise ship…