Classification society ClassNK has expressed concerns over the freak accident of containership MOL Comfort which broke into two parts in the Indian Ocean, as investigation into the cause of the major structural failure has only just begun.
MOL has contracted a salvage company and is proceeding to rescue the cargo and hulls of stricken MOL Comfort after the containership split into two on the Indian Ocean due to a major structural failure, the Japanese line said on Thursday.
The national union of Rail Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) has called for corporate manslaughter charges in response to findings concerning the 2011 sinking of the Swanland, which resulted in the deaths of six crew.
The master of the Jolly Nero is under investigation for manslaughter as nine are feared to have died after the boxship ploughed into the control tower in the Port of Genoa late Tuesday.
Singapore: The Myan-Aung, a 1,100 dwt tanker, capsized and sank following a collision with Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) operated car carrier Malacca Highway, on the Yangon river on April 28th. all of Myan-Aung’s 17 crew have been reported safe.