Boat to be raised
New Ross Echo – New Ross,Ireland
… Coady’s body is still on board the vessel. Patrick’s uncle, William Burke told The Echo that a full investigation is needed into the sinking of the ship …
More Bad News for Majestic America
Cruise Critic – Pennington,NJ,USA
“Even without the impact of the grounding,” added Ambassadors Cruise Group President David Giersdorf, “we clearly made some tactical mistakes
Global Shippers Forum warns that U.S. law requiring all containers to be scanned at foreign ports will slow commerce and raise costs that will ultimately have to be paid by consumers.
From Safety At Sea:
Condor explains safety remarks
ST HELIER 09 August – Condor Ferries’ managing director Rob Provan explained today that in making disparaging comments this week about competitor HD Ferries, his one concern was safety.
IHI yard worker killed in blast
USCG’s safety programmes swamped
Fednav bulker aground in Colombia
India considers over-age ship safety
THE Indian government is preparing to ban elderly ships from entering Indian ports because they are prone to accidents at sea, according to news reports.