Tag Archives: incident

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…

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…

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…

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.

Boudicca engineroom fire – back in service 7th February

After an engineroom fire which cut services, Boudicca is due back in service soon, after her passengers were repatriated from the Canary Islands.

Hoegh Osaka – watch as she went aground:

AIS technology firm SRT Marine Technology was able to recreate the actual movements of the Höegh Osaka as she departed Southampton and eventually beached herself on Brambles Bank utilizing their…

Hoegh Osaka grounding – UK Maritime Pilots statement

Captain Don Cockrill, Chairman of the UK Maritime Pilots Association released this statement about the Hoegh Osaka grounding: Maritime pilotage is the core profession within UK ports and coastal waters…

Stena Britannica passengers reported to have “jumped overboard”

2 passengers are reported to have jumped overboard from the Stena Britannica, sailing from Harwich to the Hook of Holland, at about 9.45am on 26th Feb, 2014