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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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Video: TS Taipei Wreck Removed Offshore Taiwan

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Eric Haun ) on February 20, 2018

SMIT Salvage, who completed the TS Taipei wreck removal in 2016, has published a video documenting the complex salvage project. The 15,487-ton cargo ship TS Taipei, owned by TS Lines, suffered engine failure and ran aground offshore Shimen in…

Video: LNG Carrier Transits the Northern Sea Route

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Eric Haun ) on February 15, 2018

Teekay’s new icebreaking LNG carrier Eduard Toll transits the Northern Sea Route LNG carrier Eduard Toll’s recent transit through the Northern Sea Route marked the first time a shipping vessel has made the independent passage without the support…

Video: Coast Guard Saves Three People and a Cat at Sea

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Eric Haun ) on February 14, 2018

Coast Guard rescues three people... and a cat U.S. Coast Guard personnel rescued three people and a cat from a sailing vessel taking on water in inclement weather off the California coast. Coast Guard Station Morro Bay Motor Lifeboat crews arrived on scene near Point Piedras Blancas…

Video: Coast Guard Nabs Suspected Drug Smugglers

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Eric Haun ) on February 12, 2018

U.S. Coast Guard teams bust suspected drug smugglers in the eastern Pacific A suspected drug smuggling vessel was interdicted by the U.S. Coast Guard in international waters of the eastern Pacific Ocean near Central America on February 4, 2018.Video footage courtesy of the U.S.

Five Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Mariner in Your Life

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Iliriana Zeneli ) on February 9, 2018

When Valentine’s Day comes around, people from all over scramble to find the perfect gift. It can be tricky to find something that is completely genuine and thoughtful – so here’s a list of the best gifts to get that special mariner in your life.1.

Video: Polar Star Breaks Ice near Antarctica

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Eric Haun ) on February 7, 2018

Two videos show U.S. heavy icebreaker Polar Star clear navigable paths through the McMurdo Sound near Antarctica in January 2018. The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star is on deployment to Antarctica in support of Operation Deep Freeze, the U.S.

Video: Fishermen Rescued from Flooding Ship

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Eric Haun ) on February 5, 2018

Dramatic video footage shows U.S. Coast Guard responders rescue five fishermen from their vessel taking on water near Cape Alava, Wash. A 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station Quillayute River rescued five fishermen from their vessel Sunnfjord…

Time Lapse Video Takes You on a Two-month Mediterranean Cruise

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Iliriana Zeneli ) on February 2, 2018

Take a virtual journey aboard Suezmax tanker Teide Spirit courtesy of Fran Garcia, who mounted a GoPro camera to the ship over the course of two months in the Mediterranean.The trip goes from Algeciras, Spain to Egypt and is full of starry nights, thunderstorms and restless waters.

Video: CMA CGM's New 20,600 TEU Containership

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( by Eric Haun ) on January 26, 2018

Aerial footage of CMA CGM's new 20,600 TEU box ship, CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery French shipping group CMA CGM has taken delivery of its new flagship, CMA CGM Antoine De Saint Exupery.The first in a series of three new 20,600 TEU containerships…

Casino Boat Catches Fire off Florida Coast, 15 Injured

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( Reporting by Renita D. Young ) on January 16, 2018

At least 15 people were injured when a fire engulfed a boat off the coast of Florida on Sunday, causing the 50 people aboard to jump into the Gulf of Mexico and swim to shore, local officials said. A preliminary investigation showed the fire broke out at about 4:17 p.m.

First Class Approved 3D Printed Ship’s Propeller Unveiled

Posted to Maritime Reporter ( Posted by Eric Haun ) on January 16, 2018

The world’s first Class approved 3D printed ship’s propeller, the WAAMpeller, has been unveiled following rigorous testing verified by Bureau Veritas at Damen Shipyard Group’s headquarters in the Netherlands. The groundbreaking propeller is the result of collaboration between RAMLAB…
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