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Flashback in maritime history - Prestige sinking and oil spill – 19 November 2002 (video)

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) On 19 November 2002, the single-hull Aframax tanker PRESTIGE broke in two and sank in waters of the North Atlantic off the northwest coast...

Maritime compliance: Cyber Security requirements due 1 Jan 2021

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Developments in connectivity and the transfer of data in greater volumes between ship and shore continue to bring significant gains for fleet management...

Mitigation of CoronaVirus (COVID-19) transmission onboard marine and offshore assets

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) Similar to land-based facilities, marine and offshore assets can be exposed to outbreaks of infectious diseases. The COVID-19 outbreak, which was declared a...

Medical evacuation over a distance of 16 thousand kilometers? Mission complete!

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) There has been a difficult epidemiological situation in Central America for the last months due to COVID -19. But what if a seafarer...

Flashback in maritime history - Passenger ship SS Yarmouth Castle, fire and sinking – 13 Nov. 1965 (video)

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The steamship Yarmouth Castle was built in 1927 and was christened Evangeline. At that time Evangeline and Yarmouth, her sister ship, operated on the Boston to Yarmouth, NS route of...

ECDIS: Recommendations on Usage and Preventing Incidents

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) has released a new information paper today, Recommendations on Usage of ECDIS and Preventing Incidents. This...

ICC-IMB: World-Wide incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships report from Jan to Sept 2020

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB) figures show a rise in piracy and armed robbery on the world’s seas in the first nine months...

Marine insurance: Advice to Masters

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) A shipowner can face losses arising from many different types of casualty, and to offer the best levels of protection marine insurance has...

Flashback in maritime history - Edmund Fitzgerald 10 November 1975, loss of 29 lives (video)

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) On 10 November 1975, the laker Edmund Fitzgerald sank in Lake Superior with a loss of all 29 hands. It was one of the largest ships on the Great Lakes,...

USA: Overview and advice re U.S. Coast Guard MARPOL Investigations

(www.MaritimeCyprus.com) The U.S. Department of Justice aggressively prosecutes shipowners and operators of foreign-flag vessels calling at US ports for MARPOL violations. These prosecutions are...
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