Coast Guard approves movement of cruise ship after allision in Manhattan

Coast Guard approves movement of cruise ship after allision in Manhattan
NEW YORK – The Coast Guard cleared the cruise ship Carnival Horizon to sail and continues to investigate an allision between the cruise ship and Pier 90 at the Manhattan Cruise Terminal, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector New York personnel conducted an extensive investigation and examinations on the ship and required multiple technical surveys to ensure it was safe to depart the Port of New York and New...

Coast Guard investigating cruise ship Carnival Horizon allision in Manhattan

Coast Guard investigating cruise ship Carnival Horizon allision in Manhattan
NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is investigating an allision between the cruise ship Carnival Horizon and a pier at the Manhattan Cruise Terminal, Tuesday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York Vessel Traffic Service were alerted of the accident on Tuesday morning. Investigators, Marine Inspectors and a Facilities team from Coast Guard Sector New York were called to the scene after the Carnival...

Coast Guard responds to allision at Long Wharf, Boston

Coast Guard responds to allision at Long Wharf, Boston
BOSTON — A Coast Guard investigating officer and a marine inspector are responded to an allision Saturday afternoon involving three Boston Harbor cruise ships. No injuries or pollution have been reported. At approximately 10:20 a.m. the Coast Guard was notified that the Boston Harbor Cruises ship Regency had allided with two other Boston Harbor Cruises Ships, the Rookie and Aurora at the pier. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard responds to allision near New Orleans

Coast Guard responds to allision near New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is responding to a vessel allision at mile marker 104.3 on the Mississippi River near New Orleans, Tuesday. The tanker Nordbay reportedly struck the Jefferson Parish water intake at mile marker 104 on the Mississippi River. The vessel was directed to the New Orleans General Anchorage and while it was in-route, it reportedly allided with the Governor Nicholls Street Wharf. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard investigates allision of Ferry Peralta at Pier 41 in San Francisco

Coast Guard investigates allision of Ferry Peralta at Pier 41 in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard is investigating an allision that occurred when the Ferry Peralta struck a piling at Pier 41 in San Francisco Sunday evening. The Peralta, operated by Blue and Gold Fleet, allided with a piling while backing out of the terminal at Pier 41 at approximately 5:45 p.m. Ten passengers sustained minor injuries and were taken to a hospital for evaluation. The Peralta was...

Coast Guard responds to Brooks Bridge allision in Destin, Florida

Coast Guard responds to Brooks Bridge allision in Destin, Florida
DESTIN, Fla. — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of an allision between a tug and the Brooks Bridge near Highway 98 east of Destin. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Mobile, Ala., received a report at approximately 3:30 p.m. Wednesday that the tug vessel Miss Lizzy allided with the Brooks Bridge on the Intracoastal Coastal Waterway, which resulted in damage to the bridge, potable water...

Coast Guard responding to allision, oil spill south of New Orleans

Coast Guard responding to allision, oil spill south of New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is responding to an allision between a tug pushing a barge and a pipeline near Bayou Perot 30 miles south of New Orleans, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a report that the 47-foot tug Shanon E. Settoon was pushing a 154-foot oil barge when it allided with a pipeline 6 p.m., Tuesday. All crew members were able to exit the tug; the captain...

Coast Guard holds formal hearing on Eggners Ferry Bridge accident

PADUCAH, Ky. — The Coast Guard, working with the National Transportation and Safety Board, will hold a formal hearing in Paducah City Hall, Monday, to receive testimony regarding the allision between the cargo ship Delta Mariner and the Eggners Ferry Bridge on the Tennessee River occurring late January. The NTSB is assisting in the investigation in accordance with the Coast Guard/NTSB Memorandum...

Coast Guard responds to cruise ship allision in Port of Key West, Fla.

KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard responded to an allision between two Carnival Cruise Line ships in the Port of Key West Tuesday morning. No injuries, pollution or structural damage occurred during the incident. The Carnival Imagination was moored and the Carnival Fantasy was mooring when the vessels struck stern to stern, causing minor cosmetic damage to both vessels. googletag.cmd.push(function()...