SMART4SEA Conference & Awards

31 Jan 2017
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SMART4SEA Conference & Awards

31 Jan 2017
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Accidents

Cargo vessel capsizes while passing hazardous channel

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The UK MAIB in the first case of its latest edition of the Safety Digest provided a sobering example of the power that can be generated when gale force winds oppose strong tidal streams; a small laden cargo vessel was overwhelmed and capsized when the ship entered a hazardous channel at the very worst time possible. Sadly, none of the ship’s crew survived.

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Salvors finally transfer Sewol ferry to land

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One week short of the third anniversary of the sinking of the Sewol ferry near Jindo Island, salvage workers successfully completed the final stages of moving the ship onto land at the port of Mokpo. Once the land transfer operation was complete, preparations for nine passengers who are still missing begun.

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Research keeps on for 22 missing crew of Stellar Daisy

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Although the Uruguayan Navy expressed its very few hopes, research operations are continued for the 22 crew members of the cargo vessel "Stellar Daisy", after it has gone missing and believed to have sunk, on on March 31, off Uruguay. A research with eight ships and two aircrafts is underway by Maritime Rescue Coordination Center of Uruguay.

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