There has been an accident on Maersk Ship- Laura Maersk, in which a crew member has suffered serious burn injury and was air lifted by the US Coast Guard for urgent medical assistance. Vessel suffered explosion somewhere on 4th June and disabled the ship completely. As per the news we have got, the explosion happened on the turbocharger of the main engine. Further details are waiting in this matter as what actually happened and how the crew member sustained such injuries. Ship was sailing near North Atlantic, SE of Newark, USA. Crew member was transferred to the Hospital in Norfolk for further treatment. Ship was supposed to reach Algeciras on 5th June. Since the distance was long to travel to ship, helicopter had to refuel again on a US Navy Destroyer Ship.
Crew Member on a cruise ship Regal Princess Committed suicide by jumping in to the water. A Ukrainian national reportedly jumped in to the water and died. Most probable reason would the stress of not being at home with their loved ones in these difficult times. Though She was supposed to be flown home as […]
Global Shipping line is disrupted when Ningbo Port in China was closed for cargo operations after a port worker was tested positive for the Delta Variant. This lead to congestion in other ports of China and hence delaying the cargo operations. Many Ships are not at anchorage outside the various ports across the nation. Meanwhile […]
Congestion at the two biggest western ports of United States is all time high now. As per the official figures that have come, around 50 ships are waiting outside the port to enter for cargo operations. This is by far the most in this history. The surge in demand for the imports has led more […]