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Tugboat runs aground in Buzzards Bay; gear oil spills after propulsion drive damaged

The tugboat Justice ran aground in Buzzards Bay and a propulsion drive was damaged, resulting in spilled gear oil

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Greek-owned ship runs out of fuel, goes adrift near Puerto Rico

The Puerto Rico Towing & Barge Co.'s tugboats Triton and Honcho towed the Greek-owned ship Global Destiny to port after it ran out of fuel and went adrift near San Juan

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Adrift cruise ship Lyubov Orlova's EPIRB activates in North Atlantic

An EPIRB placed aboard the wayward cruise ship Lyubov Orlova has activated about 1,100 km from Newfoundland

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VIDEO and PHOTOS of burning tugboat in La. pipeline accident

The pollution control responder ES&H is on the scene of the Louisiana pipeline site where a tugboat caught fire, and the Coast Guard has released new photos and video of the blaze

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TSB: Failure to follow safety rules a factor in BC ferry accident

The Coastal Inspiration casualty in 2011 was the result of a failure to perform equipment testing upon approach to the terminal and the crew's unfamiliarity with propulsion emergency procedures, the TSB said

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Captain suffers 3rd-degree burns after tug strikes pipeline, fire erupts

A tugboat burst into flames after running into a pipeline near Bayou Perot, and the captain suffered 3rd-degree burns

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Carnival reviewing engine-room redundancies, emergency power after Triumph blackout

Carnival Corp.'s chief executive said the company has begun a review of ideas that would prevent blackout incidents, including engine-room redundancies

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Coast Guard seeks information on American captain possibly involved in deadly accident

Coast Guard investigators are asking the public for assistance in identifying an American captain named Larry who was reported to be aboard a yacht that was found in pieces, with one fatality

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Crewman on Horizon ship need medevac after injuring chest in a fall

The Coast Guard airlifted a crewman who injured his chest in a fall aboard the cargo ship Horizon Trader

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Towing vessel sinks in Mississippi River near New Orleans

The towing vessel Justice sank in the Mississippi River near New Orleans, and the Coast Guard is supervising a salvage and pollution response

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