April, 2024
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Mon15Apr
The investigation is examining whether the crew left Baltimore with the knowledge that something could be wrong with the ship.
FBI Opens Criminal Investigation Into Baltimore Bridge Collapse
Thu11Apr
Video footage of the incident showed lights on the ship going out just beforehand, and the US National Transportation Safety Board is now looking at the possibility of electrical failure.
NTSB Baltimore Investigation Now Focuses on Electrical Issues
Mon08Apr
IBIA will address the IMO Maritime Safety Committee meeting in May to speak out against speculation on the topic, Chairman Constantinos Capetanakis tells Ship & Bunker.
IBIA Chairman: Bunker Speculation Will Be Detrimental to Baltimore Bridge Collapse Investigation
Fri05Apr
Engineers from the US Army Corps of Engineers are working with local, state and federal partners to clear the wreckage of the Francis Scott Key Bridge.
US Army Expects Full Reopening of Port of Baltimore by End of May
Fri05Apr
The NTSB's full report is likely to take more than a year to prepare, but early findings may be released next week.
Preliminary Report on Baltimore Bridge Collapse to Be Released 'Within Days': Report
March, 2024
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Thu28Mar
FuelTrust says container ship Dali was burning MGO at the time of the incident.
Baltimore Bridge Collapse: Details Revealed on Boxship Dali's Bunkering History
Wed27Mar
The investigation will consider whether a loss of power on the boxship Dali prior to the collision could have been caused by a bunker fuel problem.
Baltimore Collision Investigation to Consider Bunker Contamination as Cause: Report
Wed27Mar
Investigators from Singapore's Transport Safety Investigation Bureau and the MPA are currently travelling to Baltimore to assist US investigations on the cause of the incident.
Boxship That Collided With Baltimore Bridge Passed Port State Inspection in September: MPA
Tue26Mar
The bridge collapsed in the early hours of Tuesday morning after being struck by the 9,962 TEU Singapore-flagged boxship Dali.
Container Expert Warns of Significant US East Coast Disruption After Baltimore Bridge Collapse
Tue26Mar
The incident happened at about 1:30 AM Baltimore time, with a large explosion reported as the ship collided with the bridge.
Baltimore Bridge Collapses After Being Struck by Container Ship