Posts Tagged ‘Costa Concordia’

IHS Maritime Weekly news alert – MH370, Concordia, Hong Kong – 17 FEB 2015

IHS Maritime Weekly news alert – MH370, Concordia, Hong Kong  – 17 FEB 2015
HOME SAFETY PORTS OFFSHORE COMPANIES MARKETS Union condemns ‘bloodlust’ Schettino sentence Safety and welfare advocates have condemned the sentencing of Captain Francesco Schettino as “bloodlust”. After a 19-month...
February 17th, 2015 | Airline Industry, Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Immigration, Labour Disputes, Maritime Accidents, P and I Clubs, Press and Media, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

A wrecked dry Market with the BDI at 530 points is practically the best…

A wrecked dry Market with the BDI at 530 points is practically the best…
John Faraclas A wrecked dry Market with the BDI at 530 points is practically the best to enter shipping and conquer the industry!  Our seventh  weekly recapitulation of the markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 13th of February, with...
February 13th, 2015 | Associations, Energy, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Falcon key to diver safety in Concordia salvage

Falcon key to diver safety in Concordia salvage
A main objective was to minimise the environmental impact and protect thelocal economy and tourism industry With Concordia finally in dock, Italian marine contractor Micoperi reports that the Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV played a vital role in diver safety during the largest maritime salvage operation in...
January 14th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Consulting, Corporate Social Responsibility, Groundings, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Tourism, Reports, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technical, Technology, Tourism, Underwater Shipping | Read More

Costa Concordia makes it to Genoa

Costa Concordia makes it to Genoa
The wreck of the Costa Concordia arrives at port of Genoa Pra-Voltri towed by several tugboats. Photo: PA Costa Concordia has been handed over to the team responsible for its breaking and recycling after being safely docked in the port of Genoa yesterday afternoon. (source: IHS Maritime 360 Fairplay) Ownership...
July 30th, 2014 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Environment, Groundings, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Demolitions | Read More

USCG to assist Jamaica with MRO…

U.S. Coast Guard to assist Jamaica with Mass Rescue Operations (MRO) planing and capacity building Jamaica’s readiness for Mass Rescue Operations (MRO) in its maritime space will be boosted July 22-24, 2014 with the assistance of a subject matter expert from the U.S. Coast Guard, who will conduct...
July 23rd, 2014 | Associations, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Organisations, Politics and Government, Regulatory, Safety and Security | Read More

The “Costa Concordia” is finally afloat

The “Costa Concordia” is finally afloat
Costa Concordia seen during the operations to put it afloat. Photo: PA Costa Concordia is now afloat, Costa Cruises has confirmed. “The Concordia’s stern and bow are now detached from the false sea bed by about 1m, ” the company said. (source: IHS Fairplay) The wreck is now afloat due...
July 16th, 2014 | Associations, Cruise Industry, Headlines, Maritime Accidents, News, Oil Spill, Pollution, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Underwater Shipping | Read More

NGO Calls on Italian Government to Ensure Clean and Safe Dismantling of Costa Concordia

NGO Calls on Italian Government to Ensure Clean and Safe Dismantling of Costa Concordia
  Brussels, 6 May 2014 – The NGO Shipbreaking Platform, a global coalition of 19 environmental, human rights and labour rights organisations working to end polluting and dangerous shipbreaking, has sent a letter [1] to the Italian Environment minister to demand the safe and clean dismantling of the...
May 6th, 2014 | Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environment, Health and Safety, Maritime Accidents, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More

Safety and Shipping Review 2013

Safety and Shipping Review 2013
The Costa Concordia after the accident 106 ship losses worldwide in the 12 months to November 25, 2012 Twelve months on from the Costa Concordia incident, a new Allianz report identifies that 106 ship losses were reported worldwide in the 12 months to November 25 2012 – up from 91 ships the previous...
April 23rd, 2013 | News | Read More