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Hagland Boss

General cargo ship Hagland Boss damaged after grounding in Norway

The general cargo ship Hagland Boss ran aground off Langoya island in Holmestrandsfjorden, Norway. The vessel suffered mechanical problem and hardly stuck on rocky/mud shallow under the pressure of the winds and currents. The crew was unable to refloat by own power the ship and requested assistance from the local authorities. At the scene of …

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Statoil Trestakk field

Statoil contracted EPCI and topside works at Trestakk field

Statoil awarded an EPCI contract FMC Technologies and Technip Norge, as well as Aker Solutions with topside contract for the Trestakk offshore oil and gas field in the Norwegian Sea in block 6406/3. The EPCI contract, includes subsea template, subsea trees, manifold, scompletion system, risers, control systems, wellheads, pipelines, control cable and marine operations, while …

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Columbia River Bulker

Bulk carrier Columbia River attacked by pirates at Lagos outer anchorage

The bulk carrier Columbia River was attacked by pirates at the Lagos outer anchorage in Nigeria. The vessel was approached by skiff with several armed men, who succeeded to board and took control. The crew sent distress signal and locked in the citadel. The local authorities and navy dispatched patrol boats and forces, trying to …

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SAR Purworejo aground

Indonesian rescue vessel SAR Purworejo ran aground in Singapore Strait

The Indonesian rescue vessel SAR Purworejo ran aground in Singapore Strait on the reefs in Tanjungpinggir waters, Batam island. The vessel was en route from Sekupang to Belakang Padang, when helmsman failed to maintain the course under the pressure of the crosswind and strong currents. The rescue vessel SAR Purworejo left the fairway and stuck …

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Sumber Bahagia Jaya sank

Two missing after landing craft Sumber Bahagia Jaya sank in Makassar Strait

The landing craft Sumber Bahagia Jaya partially sank on 47 nm off Cape Tanjung, Pulau Birahbirahan island in Indonesia. The vessel was en route from Malinau to Samarinda with heavy equipment on board, but started getting water ingress in bad weather and rough sea. The vessel developed list to starboard and started sinking. The crew …

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