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Investigation Shows Failed Turn Led to 2022 Grounding of Mumbai Maersk

The Maritime Executive 08 Feb 2023
The ship had chosen a deep-water route for its approach to Bremerhaven avoiding the coastal route ... It was this second maneuver that failed with the ship coming out of the south side of the fairway at a speed estimated at almost 10 knots. Due to the sudden deceleration as the bow ran into the soft dredged silt, the ship began a yawing motion.
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ReCAAP ISC: Three incidents of armed robbery against ships in Asia

SAFETY4SEA 07 Feb 2023
Ship masters and crew are to report all incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships to the nearest coastal State and flag State, referring to the Poster on the Contact Details for Reporting of Incidents of Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia, exercise vigilance ...
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American ship repair firm changes hands

Splash24/7 07 Feb 2023
... Titan Acquisition Holdings, a bi-coastal leader in ship repair services and marine and heavy complex fabrication, to an affiliate of Lone Star Funds.
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BSU: Interim investigation of Mumbai Maersk grounding

SAFETY4SEA 07 Feb 2023
On 2 February 2022, the MUMBAI MAERSK, a so-called “Ultra-Large Container Ship“ (ULCS), was en route from Rotterdam (Netherlands) to Bremerhaven. The ship had chosen the deep-water route as opposed to the coastal route for its approach ... With a draft of 12.80 m, the ship was tide-dependent.
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Newport ship: After 20 years' work, experts are ready to reassemble medieval vessel found in ...

Phys Dot Org 07 Feb 2023
While excavating the foundations on the banks of the River Usk, a section of a medieval wooden ship was uncovered which had been perfectly preserved by the river's waterlogged silt ... This was not a coastal sailing boat that would have plied the Severn estuary up to the 19th century ... The ship would be saved ... Newport ship.
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Ship Repair Company Titan Sold to Texas Private Equity Firm

The Maritime Executive 07 Feb 2023
“The result of our investment focus was the combination of MHI with Vigor and the formation in 2019 of Titan, now a bi-coastal leader in critical ship repair services, and commercial and defense-related fabrication services.”.
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Rahul Gandhi rips into Narendra Modi on Adani

The Telegraph India 07 Feb 2023
The Hindenburg report came a few days ago. It said Adani has shell companies abroad. These shell companies are investing thousands of crores in India ... Advertisement ... The Adani group denies the allegations made in the report ... “This is the foreign policy ... The budget promises for Adaniji are 50 new airports, coastal shipping, horticulture grain storage….”.
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Bring back dodo? Ambitious plan draws investors, critics

The Bismarck Tribune 07 Feb 2023
WASHINGTON — The dodo bird isn’t coming back anytime soon. Nor is the woolly mammoth ... Oil and gas activity has interfered with the whales' annual migration routes through the coastal waters of Japan, Korea and China. Seismic activity and getting hit by ships and entangled in equipment are also hurtful side effects of human development in this region ... .
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Japan Coast Guard Recovers One Body From Sunken Freighter Seiryu

The Maritime Executive 06 Feb 2023
The geared coastal freighter Seiryu collided with the smaller 1,700 dwt cargo ship Koei Maru near the northern entrance to the Kurushima Strait vessel traffic scheme on Thursday night ... The area has been the scene of several accidents, including a collision between a cargo ship and tanker in 2021 that resulted in three deaths.
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Video: Bulker Driven Ashore in Winter Storm in Black Sea

The Maritime Executive 06 Feb 2023
Today, a video appeared showing just how harsh the winter storms have been and their impact on some of the ships ... The vessel is one of the ships conducting the grain export trade from Ukraine ... In recent days, the JCC has reported several times when inspectors were unable to reach ships because of the weather conditions.
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Newport ship: after 20 years’ work, experts are ready to reassemble medieval vessel found in ...

The Conversation 06 Feb 2023
An artistic impression of how the Newport Medieval ship may have looked ... While excavating the foundations on the banks of the River Usk, a section of a medieval wooden ship was uncovered which had been perfectly preserved by the river’s waterlogged silt ... The ship would be saved ... But the Newport ship is far bigger than Viking vessels.
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China's fishing trawlers endangering marine life of South America: Report

Beijing News 06 Feb 2023
Even after being 19,000 to 22,000 km away from China these DWF have been caught fishing near America's coastal regions ... These ships not only fish rare and protected species like sharks and turtles but also dump a huge amount of waste into the ocean ... generate overboard the ships.
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Japan: One body from sunken freighter recovered

SAFETY4SEA 06 Feb 2023
The coastal freighter Seiryu had collided with the smaller cargo ship Koei Maru near the northern entrance to the Kurushima Strait vessel traffic scheme on February 2 ... ....
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Atmospheric rivers are hitting the Arctic more often, and increasingly melting its sea ice

The Facts 06 Feb 2023
More open water may enable more direct shipping, so ships could sail from Northern Europe to North America and East Asia through the Arctic, which would be much cheaper ... Of course, atmospheric rivers are also accompanied by strong wind, which can mean more dangerous wind storms for shipping and erosion for coastal areas.

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