Latest News for: Offshore crew


ICS Calls for Nigeria to Release Crew of Heroic Idun

The Maritime Executive 25 Nov 2022
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) is the latest organization to call for an immediate release from detention of the crew of the oil tanker Heroic Idun who are now being held in Nigeria and scheduled to go on trial in January ... The vessel’s Flag State, the Marshal Islands, has also filed legal appeals for the vessel and its crew.

Chinese Forces Seize Rocket Debris From Philippine Navy

The Maritime Executive 22 Nov 2022
At about 0645 hours on Saturday, watchstanders on Philippine-held Thitu Island spotted metallic debris near a sandbar about 500 meters offshore. They dispatched a small boat crew to investigate, and the team affixed a tow line and began to tow it back into shore ... The Chinese team proceeded to seize the metal object and returned to their ship ... The U.S.

Two injured after explosion onboard offshore support vessel in France

SAFETY4SEA 21 Nov 2022
The incident took place while the vessel with 50 crew on board was moored at the port ... of an offshore wind farm.

Two seafarers injured in blast on Greek offshore support vessel

Tradewinds 21 Nov 2022
Two crew members were taken to hospital after an ...

The Witch of November 1905, Lake Superior’s Mataafa Storm

The Sun Times News 19 Nov 2022
Talbot and his crew were battling 60 mph winds “with snow beating down so thick and so fierce that one could not hold his face to the storm a moment,” First Mate William Hormig would later say ... The unpowered barge Madeira and its crew were adrift in the storm ... He cut the Nasmyth and its crew loose, leaving them to the mercy of the storm.

Explosion injures two onboard offshore support vessel in France 

Splash24/7 18 Nov 2022
Two crewmembers have been injured in an explosion on the Greek-flagged offshore support vessel Athena in Le Havre, France ... The ship was transporting equipment for the construction of an offshore wind farm.

Fisheries Minister commends GOIL for supplying quality marine gas oil

Joy Online 18 Nov 2022
The Fisheries Minister underscored the importance of fuel bunkering operations in the industry and called for guaranteed, timely, safe, and closely monitored bunkering services that will protect crew members from piracy and other extremist activities. She entreated offshore Marine ...

Nathaniel Drummond, 19, sent flying after great white takes massive bite out of his surf ski

New York Post 16 Nov 2022
Originally Published by. ... The attack occurred just 30 seconds after the race Drummond was competing in started and happened about half a mile offshore. Other competitors were able to pull Drummond onto their surf skis while emergency crews arrived ... Next ... Other competitors were able to pull Drummond onto their surf skis while emergency crews arrived.

Why DID thousands of crabs and lobsters wash up dead in the North East last ...

The Daily Mail 15 Nov 2022
There were distressing scenes of large numbers of dead and dying lobsters and crabs on beaches, while fishing crews warned that sparse catches offshore following the event were 'catastrophic' for their livelihoods.

Independent panel to be set up to look into mass deaths of crabs and lobsters

Belfast Telegraph 15 Nov 2022
Thousands of dead and dying crustaceans washed ashore along parts of the north-east coast of England between October and December 2021. There were distressing scenes of large numbers of dead and dying lobsters and crabs on beaches, while fishing crews warned that sparse catches offshore following the event were “catastrophic” for their livelihoods ... .

Nigerian Navy Takes Control of Seized VLCC Heroic Idun

The Maritime Executive 14 Nov 2022
The crew, owners and insurers of the VLCC Heroic Idun have lost their bid to keep the tanker out of the hands of the Nigerian military, which claims that the vessel unlawfully called at an offshore facility in the nation's EEZ. Under "armed duress," on Friday the crew moved the ...

J. Peter Laborde, Jr., Founder & Co-Managing Member, Laborde Marine

The Maritime Executive 13 Nov 2022
It wasn’t until I was 18, the summer between high school and college when I went to work offshore, that I began to understand my dad’s contribution to the industry, which I learned from my fellow crew members ... In the offshore market, we have 20 operational supply and crew boats and five stacked vessels.

Sidney man held hostage by Nigerian pirates: 'It’s part of my healing to let people ...

The News-Gazette 13 Nov 2022
In 2011, he began working for Edison Chouest Offshore, which contracted with locals from the Gulf of Guinea to work on Thomas’ crew as cooks, stewards and seamen ... I wanted my crew to know their stuff — because the crew makes the captain.”. Confrontations with his crew were frequent as the risks of the region began to weigh on Thomas.

Photo | Crewmembers sort sablefish catch in Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz Sentinel 10 Nov 2022
The crew brought in their catch after working three days at sea fishing more than 30 miles offshore.

Centus Marine taps Strategic Marine for pair of fast crew suppliers

Splash24/7 08 Nov 2022
Singapore-based shipbuilder Strategic Marine has won a newbuild contract for two fast crew suppliers from Malaysian offshore vessel owner Centus Marine ... Last month, the shipbuilder secured an order from another Malaysian operator, Surya Nautika, for a quartet of fast crew supply vessels.

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