Jul 062009

Fight to keep fishing vessel afloat after reef grounding
Aberdeen Press and Journal – Aberdeen,Scotland,UK
The three men on the grounded vessel were later picked up by the crew on Trustful. Tarik Yassin, watch manager for Clyde Coastguard said:

Coast guard rescues seven fishermen after fire aboard boat off
The Canadian Press – ST. JOHN’S, N.L.
JOHN’S, NL — Seven crab fishermen were rescued by a coast guard ship after their vessel caught fire off the east coast of Newfoundland early Monday.

Hampton Roads tunnel troubles continue
WAVY-TV – Portsmouth,VA,USA
Traffic was stopped right after the maritime accident for about 35 minutes, then vehicles were alternated between the north and southbound lanes for about

Malta Probes Radioactive Collision Off Copenhagen
NASDAQ – New York,New York,USA
The accident Friday occurred in the waterway between Denmark and southern Sweden, a spokesman for the Malta Maritime Authority told AFP.

NIMASA, LNG at loggerheads over unpaid N24bn freight rate
Vanguard – Apapa,Lagos,Nigeria
By Godwin Oritse THE Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Liquified Natural Gas (NLNG) Company are at loggerhead

Spyros M. Polemis, Class of ’61, Leader in the Modern Shipping
PR Newswire (press release) – New York,NY,USA
Maritime Organization (IMO), the United Nations agency with responsibility for the safety of life at sea and the protection of the marine environment.

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