A container vessel, 1,049 TEU Asiatic Sun, has been able to sustain extensive damage on crashing into a wharf. The accident took place at Taichung Port Sunday, 26 December.
PCG has responded to a maritime incident involving MV Ocean Abundance, a cargo vessel with 5593GT, that accidentally rammed and damaged approximately five to 10 meters of Pier 2, North Harbor, Manila.
In Istanbul, a container ship rammed into the shore at Rumeli Fortress. No one was reported injured during the incident in Bosphorus. The cargo ship ‘Songa Iridium’ with the Liberian flag.
When collision of ships occur in Indian waters, there are certain procedures and guidelines that are to be followed by the master and parties involved. Find out more about the guidelines inside the article.
Navi Mumbai: A container ship hit the jetty at Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) causing damage to a portion of the jetty, no major damage was caused.
Check out this video of an incident of a tall ship hitting a small dinghy during an event in Travemünde Woche in Germany.
The vessel MSC Armonia of the Mediterranean Shipping Cruises line failed to reduce speed when arriving to the docking facilities
Collision of ships is a scary and dangerous event. Checkout five such ship collision accidents caught on cam.
Here’s a rare video of a ship smashing into the dock and then hitting another ship which was berthed. It seems the captain lost the control of the ship or there was some serious machinery failure which made the ship go haywire.