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Canada slams $12,000 fine on MSC ship for speed limit violating

Canada slams $12,000 fine on MSC ship for violating speed limit

Transport Canada has slammed a CAD12,000 (about USD9,000) penalty to a containership operated by Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and five other fines to...

U.S. impounds MSC ship after record drug bust

U.S. impounds MSC ship after record drug bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has seized the MSC Gayane following last month’s record seizure of 20 tons of cocaine hidden in containers on board the vessel at...

Stowaway attempts to set MSC ship on fire

VIDEO: Stowaway attempts to set MSC ship on fire

Israeli Defense Force (IDF) personnel boarded a cargo ship belonging to the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) off Haifa on Sunday in response to an unlisted passenger...

MSC ship crashes s into dock, tourist boat 

MSC ship crashes into dock, tourist boat 

A cruise ship operated by Swiss MSC Cruises crashed into a dock in Venice on Sunday, hitting a tourist boat. The incident involving MSC Opera occurred at San Basilio...

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Pirates kidnap MSC ship crew off Cotonou

The world’s second largest container carrier, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) on Thursday confirmed that one of its ships was attacked and its crew members...

PHOTOS: MSC ZOE loses 270 containers in stormy weather 

MSC ship attacked by pirates off Cotonou, another loses 270 containers in stormy weather 

Authorities in Germany and the Netherlands are continuing to respond to the loss of an estimated 270 containers from the mega containership MSC ZOE in the North Sea due...

MSC ship loses 13 containers overboard

MSC ship loses 13 containers overboard

The South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) has issued an urgent warning to vessels east of South Africa to be on the lookout for cargo containers that...

MSC ship crewmember falls overboard

MSC ship crewmember falls overboard

A crewmember from the cruise ship MSC Seaside went overboard off US Virgin Islands on Wednesday, according to the US Coast Guard. Relevant authorities launched a...

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Somali agrees to free MSC ship that caused internet blackout 

Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has reached an agreement with the Somali government on the release of MSC Alice, the company said Wednesday.  The ship was...

MSC confirms acquisition of Hanjin's stake in U.S. ports operator

Seafarer dies after falling aboard MSC ship

A 19-year-old seafarer has lost his life in an accident aboard the 6,266 TEU containership MSC Damla, a spokesperson from the ship’s owner Mediterranean Shipping...

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Seafarer dies after falling aboard MSC ship

A 19-year-old seafarer has lost his life in an accident aboard the 6,266 TEU containership MSC Damla, a spokesperson from the ship’s owner Mediterranean Shipping...

Containers fall overboard as MSC ship collides with crude carrier

The Panama-flagged Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) Dream II and containership MSC Alexandra collided in the Singapore Strait in the evening hours of August 3, according...