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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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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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