Tugs & Salvage News

U.S. Navy Works to Salvage Lost F-35 Before China Can Inspect It

Published Jan 27, 2022 9:09 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Navy is taking steps to recover the wreckage of an F-35C fighter than went off the deck of a carrier during a landing mis...

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Video: OSV Strikes a Working Coast Guard Buoy Tender Twice

Published Jan 26, 2022 10:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

A newly-released video shows a collision between an OSV and a U.S. Coast Guard buoy tender in Sabine Pass, shortly after the...

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USCG Launches Massive Search for 39 People After Migrant Boat Capsizes

Published Jan 25, 2022 11:49 PM by The Maritime Executive

U.S. Coast Guard search crews are looking for dozens of survivors from a migrant vessel that capsized en route from the Bahamas to...

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Aging Freighter Runs Aground and Breaks Up Off Crete

Published Jan 25, 2022 3:11 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Tuesday, the freighter Manassa Rose M was caught in a storm off Crete and ran aground while attempting to anchor.  Duri...

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New Options to Stop LA's Intermodal Rail Theft Problem

Published Jan 24, 2022 10:08 PM by Harry Valentine

During mid-January, news reports from Los Angeles exposed the ongoing problem of theft from shipping containers carried aboard slo...

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French Adventurer Disappears During Transatlantic Rowboat Crossing

Published Jan 24, 2022 1:10 PM by The Maritime Executive

French adventurer Jean-Jacques Savin has disappeared and is presumed dead, three weeks after he launched an attempt to row across...

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Bulker Strikes Stern of Canadian Icebreaker on St. Lawrence River

Published Jan 23, 2022 7:47 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Saturday morning, a bulker collided with the stern of its escort icebreaker on the St. Lawrence River, damaging the icebreaker...

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As Charter Market Soars, Boxship Scrapping Hits Six-Year Low

Published Jan 22, 2022 3:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

Aging boxships that would ordinarily be decommissioned continue to remain in service as owners take advantage of a booming contain...

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Photos: Salvage of Wakashio Wreck Completed

Published Jan 20, 2022 12:39 PM by The Maritime Executive

Eighteen months after the Japanese-owned bulker Wakashio went ashore on the reef at Mauritius, the salvage team completed its work...

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Repsol Comes Under Fire for Response to Lima Oil Spill

Published Jan 19, 2022 4:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

Leaders from across Peru's political spectrum have united in calling for strict penalties for oil company Repsol after&nb...

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