Crane falls on ship. Crane Falls On Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Docked In Grand Bahamas

Crane Falls On Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Docked In Grand Bahamas

crane falls on ship

The crane came down on the ship's stern near where the cruise ship's AquaTheatre is located A video of the aftermath was posted on YouTube and has been viewed more than 6,000 times. This could have occurred from the materials which were within some of the containers. They met in front of a house on Finch Lane as Riviera-Vasquez and his wife were returning home with food for their children. Video from the Great Bahamas Shipyard near Freeport shows the crane resting on the side of the company's Oasis of the Seas. Eight people have been injured. The ship has a capacity of over 2,200 and can also transport vehicles.

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Crane Falls on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas

crane falls on ship

Officials from Royal Caribbean revealed that eight people working at the Shipyard were injured when the crane fell, but emergency personnel said none of them were deemed life-threatening. Excursions booked through Royal Caribbean also will be refunded. Based on 2018 statistics, this accident will reduce container operations by 2,034 containers a day, or 27. From there, I was hired part-time by the Times as a web writer in 2018, and then as a full-time digital producer at the start of 2019. Shipyard management tells Royal Caribbean that eight people incurred non-life-threatening injuries. Come tell him about the most interesting local person you know or ask him what it was like to.

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Royal Caribbean cancels three cruises after crane falls on ship, injuring eight

crane falls on ship

According to that source the 2,000 crew members are still in the Bahamas. A spokesman for Royal Caribbean which owns the liner said: 'We are responding to a construction site incident at the Great Bahamas Shipyard, where Oasis of the Seas is currently in dry dock. The ship has 2,700 cabins, putting its double occupancy stats — a common industry measure for passenger capacity — at 5,400. We are assessing damage to the ship. Even as that case remains tied up in a federal court challenge, groups across the country have proposed similar concepts, including in Orange, Lee, Alachua, Brevard and Osceola counties. The ship has a guest capacity of 5,400 at double occupancy along with 1,650 crew members. A passenger vessel named the Excellent has collided with a cargo dock crane at the popular cruise port in Barcelona, Spain.

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Crane Falls On Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Docked In Grand Bahamas

crane falls on ship

The crane collapsed onto the aft of the ship where the AquaTheatre is located. Video from the Great Bahamas Shipyard near Freeport shows the crane resting on the side of the company's Oasis of the Seas, according to News 6 sister station. But he kept the cigarette and never came out. Shipyard management has informed us of eight injuries, none of them considered life-threatening. The Taiwanese shipping company Evergreen Marine Corp.

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Passenger Vessel Strikes Crane at Popular Cruise Port in Europe

crane falls on ship

The cruise ship is operated by Royal Caribbean and one of the largest in the world. While no passengers were aboard the ship in Freeport on Saturday, reports that nearly 1,200 crew members were evacuated from the ship and temporarily stranded on Grand Bahama. The Oasis of the Seas was in dock in the Caribbean when the crane crashed into the £1billion vessel causing the huge 228,225-tonne liner to list. Update: April 3, 2019 at 12:01 p. Oasis of the Seas, one of the largest cruise ships in the world, was supposed to be back in Port Canaveral by this Sunday. This news follows a at a port in Italy.

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Passenger Vessel Strikes Crane at Popular Cruise Port in Europe

crane falls on ship

So they waited in the crawlspace to be found. Brenda was taken to a local hospital. He told News 6 by phone that the incident happened during the lunch hour. We ask you to keep your comments relevant and respectful. The ship crashed into the pier causing a crane to collapse and major damage. A crane has collapsed on Oasis of the Seas in the Bahamas. Several people were injured after a crane toppled over the cruise ship Monday April 1 in the Bahamas, according to a report by Tribune 242, a local news outlet.

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Crane falls on Florida

crane falls on ship

A bill under discussion this session would ban any such measures at the local level. As seen in a video posted online, the crane has caused the 220,900 gross ton ship to list towards its starboard side. Come dish with her about the local dining scene. The four-deck luxury liner which is the fourth largest in the world was in dry dock near Freeport in the Bahamas when the accident happened on Monday at around 1. Tampa Bay Times journalists will be there, too. Passengers impacted by the cancellations will receive full refunds and full credit toward a future cruise.

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