Tugs & Salvage News

Third Golden Ray Hull Cut Resumes as Five-Week Mark Approaches

By The Maritime Executive 02-26-2021 01:44:00

After completing repairs to their cutting gear, salvors have resumed the process of separating the third segment of the wrecked ro...

Read More >>

Photos: Dredger Pulls Up 12" Cannon Projectile From WWII

By The Maritime Executive 02-25-2021 01:55:00

On Monday, the Royal Navy and the RNLI came to the assistance of a hopper dredger that had dug up some wartime ordnance in the Eng...

Read More >>

Video: Cocaine Smugglers Sink Their Own Ship to Evade Prosecution

By The Maritime Executive 02-24-2021 10:20:00

Spanish authorities intercepted a merchant tanker carrying 3,000 kilos of cocaine in the Bay of Biscay - and in an unusual twist,...

Read More >>

Coast Guard Launches Inquiry into Fatal Capsizing at Tillamook Bay Bar

By The Maritime Executive 02-24-2021 05:38:00

The U.S. Coast Guard is launching an investigation into the capsizing of the crabbing vessel Coastal Reign, which capsized on the...

Read More >>

Video: Vietnamese Boxship Strikes Construction Crane

By The Maritime Executive 02-23-2021 06:41:00

On Monday, a Vietnamese container feeder struck and destroyed a tower crane at a bridge construction site on the Long Tau River, j...

Read More >>

Maersk Recovers After Two Boxships Lose Containers Overboard

By The Maritime Executive 02-23-2021 04:22:42

Maersk reports that it is making progress on the recovery from its two vessels that both recently suffered significant container l...

Read More >>

Developing World’s First Fully Remotely Controlled Commercial Tug

By The Maritime Executive 02-23-2021 03:18:19

Building on previous efforts at testing a remotely controlled tugboat in Copenhagen harbor, a new project is launching to develop...

Read More >>

Two Seriously Injured in Explosion Aboard Chinese Bulker

By The Maritime Executive 02-21-2021 10:02:00

Four crewmembers of the bulker CSSC Cape Town injured in an explosion on board the ship on Friday night, and two of them had to be...

Read More >>

Video: Passenger Medevaced From Boxship in Heavy Fog

By The Maritime Executive 02-21-2021 02:49:00

On Friday, a U.S. Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 27-year-old passenger from a container ship about 40 nm to the west of San Luis...

Read More >>

One Missing After Dredger Capsizes at Port of Trelleborg

By The Maritime Executive 02-19-2021 09:22:00

[Brief] On Wednesday afternoon, the Danish dredger Margrethe Fighter capsized in icy water at the Port of Trelleborg, Sweden, leav...

Read More >>
More News Stories