Maersk container ship runs aground
Shipping Times – UK
Bad weather conditions are being blamed both for the grounding and delays in getting her refloated. The local press claim that the vessel’s grounding was
Posted 09/05/07 at 10:42 AM
The US Maritime Administration (MarAd) issued an advisory notifying operators of U.S.-flag and effective U.S.-controlled vessels that a multi-national Naval Control of Shipping exercise is being conducted in the vicinity of the approaches to the Panama Canal.
Posted 09/04/07 at 04:34 PM
Cruise ships operating in Southeast Alaska now have access to an interactive training CD-ROM detailing Coast Guard regulations and procedures in the region. The release of the CD marks the first time that a comprehensive resource of this kind has been made available in a repeatable and professional format that cruise ship officers may access at.
Resident discusses anchoring ordinance
Marco Island Sun-Times – Marco Island,FL,USA
(9) To anchor vessels without adequate ground tackle to hold the vessel at anchor. Vessels at anchor shall maintain a firm anchor and the operator shall …
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