Tugs & Salvage News

Volunteer Lifeboat Crew Saves Trawler From Flooding off Newhaven

By The Maritime Executive 11-30-2020 10:01:00

At about 0740 hours on Monday morning, the volunteer duty crewmembers at the RNLI station in Newhaven, UK were called to assi...

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Search Launched After Vendee Globe Competitor Abandons Ship

By The Maritime Executive 11-30-2020 09:32:11

A leading competitor in this year's Vendee Globe solo round-the-world race has abandoned ship, and a search to find him is und...

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U.S. Navy Decides to Scrap Fire-Damaged Amphib USS Bonhomme Richard

By The Maritime Executive 11-30-2020 05:43:00

The U.S. Navy has decided to scrap the fire-ravaged amphib USS Bonhomme Richard, weighing the extent of the damage and cost of rep...

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Boxship Rescues Missing Man Off Port Canaveral

By The Maritime Executive 11-29-2020 06:35:00

[Brief] In a lucky rescue, a good samaritan vessel found a missing man about 75 nautical miles to the east of Port Canaveral, Flor...

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Photos: Salvors Finish First Cut on Golden Ray Wreck Removal

By The Maritime Executive 11-29-2020 04:30:00

After weeks of work and adjustment, salvors have finally finished cutting and lifting the first of eight sections of the wreck of...

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Report: Alcohol Contributed to Fatal Crushing Accident on Freighter

By The Maritime Executive 11-27-2020 05:32:00

The UK's Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has released its report on a fatal accident aboard the freighter Karina C...

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Three Crewmembers Rescued From Barge After Tug Sinks off Rhode Island

By The Maritime Executive 11-25-2020 09:48:07

On Wednesday morning, the U.S. Coast Guard rescued three crewmembers from a small barge after their tug sank off Point Judith...

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Video: Update on Progress with the First Cut into Golden Ray Wreck

By The Maritime Executive 11-25-2020 09:00:46

Nearly three weeks after the cutting began on the wreck of the Golden Ray, the St. Simons Incident Response team reports that they...

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Video: Good Samaritans Rescue Crew of Sinking Fishing Vessel

By The Maritime Executive 11-25-2020 06:20:00

On Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard worked with a good samaritan vessel to rescue five people after their fishing vessel began to sin...

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UN Received Approval to Board Decaying FSO Off War-Torn Yemen

By The Maritime Executive 11-25-2020 05:15:36

After months of stalled negations, UN representatives said they have received official permission to inspect and repair an aging F...

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