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U.S. Coast Guard interviews container ship crew after USS Fitzgerald collision


Tue Jun 20, 2017 | 1:24am EDT

A Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, damaged by colliding with the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, is seen off Izu Oshima island, Japan. 532 more words

US Navy destroyer collides with cargo ship off Japan coast, 7 missing

Seven American crewmembers were reported missing on Saturday after a US destroyer crashed into a cargo ship off the coast of Japan, the Navy said. 221 more words

A self-driving electric ship will replace thousands of truck trips at a Norwegian fertilizer firm

Norwegian chemicals group Yara announced today that it’s building a battery-powered ship that will be able to drive itself by 2020. It says the new container vessel will replace 40,000 of the diesel truck journeys it makes hauling fertilizer from its plant to ports every year. 199 more words

Geographies of container shipping: the awesome interactive Shipmap

Given that over 90% of the world’s goods have travelled by sea, anyone interested in ‘follow the thing’ research needs to have a detailed sense of the geographies of container shipping. 59 more words

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Trapped, Injured Longshoreman Rescued At Port Of Oakland

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Fire officials said an injured and trapped longshoreman was rescued Sunday afternoon from a container ship at the Port of Oakland. 126 more words


Day Three Hundred Forty Five #DiaryoftheEndoftheWorld

We have been brought into harbor. But instead of the empty berth next to the grain ship, we were escorted to the other side of the harbor. 94 more words

Diary Of The End Of The World