15 Apr 2021

Egypt impounds Ever Given ship over $900 million Suez Canal compensation bill

Egyptian authorities have seized the Ever Given, the massive cargo ship that blocked the Suez Canal for almost a week and wreaked havoc on the port, causing significant financial damages. A dispute over financial responsibility for these damages is ongoing, prompting Egypt to impound the ship. This week, an Egyptian

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29 Mar 2021

Ever Given container ship shifted from shoreline

The Ever Given, the massive container ship has shifted slightly and been freed from the Suez Canal shoreline, according to officials. Its course has been corrected by 80% and further efforts to remove the boat will resume later today. The head of a company involved in the rescue efforts stated

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26 Mar 2021

Suez Canal authorities need to remove up to 706,000 cubic feet of sand to free the Ever Given

The Suez Canal has been blocked by a container ship since Tuesday and up to 20,000 cubic meters of sand needs to be removed to free it. The Ever Given is almost as long as the Empire State Building is tall and was caught in the busy waterway after 40-knot

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24 Mar 2021

Grounded ‘Mega Ship’ Blocking Suez Canal in Both Directions

A massive containership is reportedly aground and blocking almost all ship traffic in the Suez Canal in Egypt. Ships can’t maneuver around the large containership, preventing all cargo from leaving or arriving. Several tugs have been on the scene for hours working to dislodge the ship, to no avail. Shipping

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