It has been almost 12 years since the Hong Kong-flagged container ship ‘Cosco Busan’ allided with the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, causing one of the most discussed oil spills in US waters. The incident is a good example of how lack of communication can lead to serious environmental incidents.
The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project and the Australian National Maritime Museum believe they may have solved one of the greatest maritime mysteries with the discovery of ‘HMS Endeavour’, the first British ship on a voyage discovery to Australia captained by James Cook.
April 20th marks the 8th year since the greatest marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry: The Deepwater Horizon explosion is an industrial disaster that began on 20 April 2010, in the Gulf of Mexico, resulting in 11 deaths, 17 injuries and a discharge of about 4.9 million barrels of oil into the sea, leaving a heavy legacy in the safety history of oil and gas industry.
- Maritime Software
DNV GL, MSC Software to enhance offshore engineering20/02/2020
USCG cutter Polar Star completes Antarctic mission20/02/2020
Tohoku Electric Power to boost offshore wind projects20/02/2020
HVCC, Wärtsilä and Carnival exchange real-time data between ships and port20/02/2020
LNG, bio and low-sulphur bunkers increase in Rotterdam20/02/2020
Norway issues vessel certificates electronically20/02/2020
US marine pilots urge on unsafe trapdoor arrangement20/02/2020
BIMCO joins Japan for regulation of existing ships' carbon intensity20/02/2020
Shipowners urge for HNS Convention ratification20/02/2020
Shipping companies seek Eastern European crew in fear of Coronavirus20/02/2020