Tugs & Salvage News

Golden Ray Salvage Delayed Due to COVID-19 Outbreak, Weather Risk

Published Jul 26, 2020 3:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

The unified command for the salvage of the grounded ro/ro Golden Ray has announced a pause in operations due to the arrival of pea...

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45 Rescued After Ship Catches Fire off Cebu

Published Jul 24, 2020 1:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

[Brief] A total of 45 passengers and crew members were rescued after a passenger ship caught fire near Binongkalan Point in Cebu,...

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Video: Indonesian Vessel Catches Fire at Sea

Published Jul 23, 2020 3:38 PM by The Maritime Executive

[Brief] An Indonesia inter-island ship caught fire and was safely evacuated. At the time of the fire the vessel, the Bahari I...

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Photos: Ferry Dredges Up Artillery Shell With its Anchor

Published Jul 22, 2020 9:29 PM by The Maritime Executive

According to the Philippine Coast Guard, the ro/pax ferry St. Ignatius of Loyola had an unusual near miss last weekend at the port...

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Adm. Gilday: 11 Out of 14 Decks Aboard USS Bonhomme Richard Damaged

Published Jul 22, 2020 8:49 PM by The Maritime Executive

In an email to top Navy leadership sent Wednesday, Chief of Naval Operations Michael Gilday gave more details on the extent of the...

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Seafarer Killed in Cargo Accident Near Trondheim

Published Jul 21, 2020 3:31 PM by The Maritime Executive

[Brief] On Monday, a seafarer was killed in an accident at the Trondheim Port Authority's facility in Orkanger, Norway du...

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Philippine Cargo Vessel Disabled After Fire

Published Jul 20, 2020 1:54 PM by The Maritime Executive

[Brief] The 4500 dwt Philippine inter-island general cargo ship Moreta Venture reported a fire while sailing in the northern...

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The World's Most Valuable Shipwreck: The Nuestra Senora de Atocha

Published Jul 20, 2020 12:07 PM by Alex Lemaire

On this same day, 35 years ago, the legendary deep-sea explorer Mel Fisher discovered the shipwreck of the Nuestra Senora de Atoch...

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Crew of Bulker Vienna Wood Held at Batangas as Homicide Case Proceeds

Published Jul 16, 2020 6:05 PM by The Maritime Executive

A Philippine court has placed a "hold departure order" on the crew of the Hong Kong-flagged bulker Vienna Wood N while a...

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USS Bonhomme Richard Fire Burns On into Fourth Day

Published Jul 15, 2020 8:57 PM by The Maritime Executive

Firefighting efforts aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard continued into their fourth day on Wednesday as Federal Fire and Navy personn...

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