The Ever Given, a massive container ship wedged in Egypt's Suez Canal, was hit by sand and wind. A deleted post also said a blackout occurred.
Kia Telluride SUVs replaced hundreds of smaller and lighter subcompact cars prior to the Golden Ray cargo ship’s catastrophic capsizing in September 2019, Car and Driver reports. The move likely led to improperly balanced cargo that made the ship more susceptible to rolling over. Among the cars destroyed in the […]
Roughly 400,000 sailors are stuck on merchant ships across the globe, and industry leaders are now calling on Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos for help. The leaders of several major shipping bodies wrote an open letter to Bezos asking him to put pressure on the incoming Biden administration to allow ships […]
A group of Swedish researchers and boat builders designed Oceanbird, a new type of cargo ship that’s powered by giant wings instead of a traditional engine. The ship will cut down on emissions by up to 90% compared to other cargo ships, according to Wallenius Marine, the manufacturer behind the […]
A cargo ship owned by Hyundai Glovis, Hyundai motor’s ocean freight logistics company, capsized and caught fire off the coast of Georgia in September 2019. The cargo ship was carrying about 4,300 cars, and all 24 crew members were rescued alive, according to Reuters and Car and Driver. The Golden […]
The legend about the Army having more boats than the Navy hasn’t been true since World War II, but the Army’s fleet of about 130 ships support combat and logistical operations around the world, especially in inhospitable or underdeveloped environments. According to several reports, the Army plans to scuttle much […]
Norwegian fertiliser company YARA hopes to...