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Ten Years Later, Survivors and Families Remember the Sewol Tragedy

Published Apr 16, 2024 6:21 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Tuesday, relatives of the lost passengers of the ferry Sewol gathered at the city of Ansan to commemorate the 10th anniversary...

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Amphib USS Boxer Cuts Short Deployment After Another Engineering Casualty

Published Apr 15, 2024 4:17 PM by The Maritime Executive

Just 10 days after deploying to the Indo-Pacific, the amphib USS Boxer has turned around to head back to port for repairs, Navy of...

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FBI Boards Dali to Start Court-Authorized Criminal Investigation

Published Apr 15, 2024 11:39 AM by The Maritime Executive

  Investigators for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) boarded the containership Dali early on Monday morning, Apri...

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East Coast's Biggest Crane Barge Hoists Giant Piece of Baltimore Bridge

Published Apr 14, 2024 6:56 PM by The Maritime Executive

For the first time, contractors for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have brought in the East Coast's biggest crane barge to r...

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Rogue Waves are Much More Common Than Anyone Thought

Published Apr 14, 2024 5:27 PM by The Conversation

  [By Alessandro Toffoli] Rogue waves are giant colossi of the sea – twice as high as neighboring waves – t...

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Two Dozen Runaway Barges Force Bridge Closures in Pittsburgh

Published Apr 14, 2024 2:12 PM by The Maritime Executive

  On Saturday, a large-scale barge breakaway forced the temporary closure of two bridges on the Ohio River. The bridges we...

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Fire Breaks Out Aboard Ship at Harland & Wolff

Published Apr 12, 2024 7:44 PM by The Maritime Executive

  On Thursday, a fire broke out aboard a vessel under repair at the Harland and Wolff Shipyard in Belfast, prompting an ev...

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Vessel Condition, Human Error Blamed for Loss of Thai Navy Frigate

Published Apr 11, 2024 10:12 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Royal Thai Navy has completed its investigation into the sinking of the frigate Sukhothai in 2022, blaming a combination of ba...

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Two Electric Tugboats Enter Service at the Port of Vancouver

Published Apr 11, 2024 9:35 PM by The Maritime Executive

  Two electric tugboats have entered service in the Port of Vancouver, marking an important milestone for Canada’s l...

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U.S. Coast Guard Takes 210-Foot Cutter Out of Service to Fill Manning Gaps

Published Apr 10, 2024 10:25 PM by The Maritime Executive

  On Wednesday, the U.S. Coast Guard held a heritage recognition ceremony for the medium endurance cutter USCGC Dependable...

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