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Passenger Ship Capsizes off South Korea

A RoRo passenger ship carrying 471 passengers has capsized this morning off South Korea while sailing from Incheon to Jeju Island. It is believed the ship may have run aground resulting [...] The post Passenger Ship Capsizes off South Korea appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

US Navy Ship Welcomes President of Romania

The forward deployed guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) welcomed aboard Romanian President Traian Bsescu while the ship was in port in Constanta, April 14.

Visit this secret Citroën stash outside Paris with XCar

With models like the 2CV, DS and SM, Citroën established itself as a home for quirky styling and out-of-the-box engineering, and in many minds the brand defines the look of the classic French car. In a recent video, XCar ventures inside...Show More Summary

What's The Worst Transportation-Related Social Media Fail?

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Yesterday, US Airways tweeted out a photo that none of us ever really expected to see outside of the seedier corners of the Internet. It was a social media fail that will live in infamy. I have taken to calling it "Vaginaplanegate." Read more...

USCG Cutter Leaked Sewage at Hawaii Base

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) said it is investigating a sewage discharge from one of its vessels, the Coast Guard Cutter Morgenthau, at Coast Guard Base Sand Island, Tuesday.

Fire On Board USS Hue City

The U.S. Navy reports a fire broke out on board the guided missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66).  The incident occurred late Monday as the ship was transiting across [...] The post Fire On Board USS Hue City appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

AUV Aborts Subsea Search for Flight MH370

A submarine scouring the floor of the Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian jet had to abort its maiden voyage after descending too deep, providing investigators with less than half the data the equipment was meant to capture. The post AUV Aborts Subsea Search for Flight MH370 appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Stranded Virginia Beach Bulker Salvage Plan Set

The Coast Guard advises it is in the final stages of reviewing a salvage plan that is scheduled to begin Friday morning to move the 751-foot bulk carrier, 'Ornak',

Two Marine Engineers Join Specialists EBDG

Naval architecture, marine engineering & production support service providers Elliott Bay Design Group LLC (EBDG) apprise that they have appointed marine engineers

Canaveral Tops State List for Sand Bypass Funding

The Canaveral Harbor Inlet Sand Bypass Project has earned the top state ranking for 2014/15 inlet management funding. As a result, Port Canaveral is expected to receive $100,

IMPORTANT: Hyundai GDi Engine Cover Sure Reminds Me Of A Mandrill

35 minutes agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Tell me I'm wrong. I can't look at that stupid plastic engine cover on a Hyundai GDi engine without thinking of a mandrill. Is this yet another example of Hyundai harboring a secret Old World Monkey agenda? Read more...

Rotterdam port's throughput almost stable

The Port of Rotterdam’s throughput in the first quarter of 2014, at 109 million tonnes, was 0.2% below the level for the corresponding period last year.Split up by goods type,

PetroVietNam Gas's Q1 gross profit falls 27.5%

PetroVietNam Gas's first-quarter gross profit fell 27.5 percent to 3.9 trillion dong ($185 million) from a year earlier, the Lao Dong (Labour) newspaper reported.

3rd Officer at helm when ferry capsized - Investigator

The third officer was at the helm of a South Korean ferry when it capsized on Wednesday with 475 people on board, an investigating prosecutor told a news conference on Friday,

Inchcape Shipping Services Opens in Venezuela

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has expanded its network in Central and South America with the opening of ISS Venezuela in Puerto La Cruz,

Beijing's bid to move polluting firms adds pressure on nearby regions

China's capital has ordered more than 50 companies to shut down this year in an effort to cut pollution but pushing factories out could raise objections in surrounding

BREAKING Outdated Air-Cooled News: Porsche, VW, And Zundapp Lies!

1 hour agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Volkswagen Beetle genesis story is easily one of the most well-known and often-told in all of motoring. I've read about it countless times, and the details almost never change. Until now. I just encountered one of my first real contradictions in the story of the Beetle, and it's making me question everything. Read more...

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