EL FARO INCIDENT

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TOTE will continue to update this site with the latest information available related to the El Faro incident.

USCG News Release: 10-7-2015

COAST GUARD TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE IN JACKSONVILLE FOR SEARCH OF EL FARO CREW MIAMI – The Coast Guard will hold a joint press briefing with the National Transportation Safety Board to provide updated information on the search for the crew of El Faro and the investigation Wednesday afternoon. Who: Capt. Mark Fedor, chief of […]

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TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico Notice of Media Availability

Jacksonville, FL (October  7, 2015) – TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico will have a media availability today outside Tote Maritime Puerto Rico’s office, at 4:30 p.m. EST. Who: Anthony Chiarello, President & CEO of TOTE, Inc., Tim Nolan, President of TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico, and Phil Greene, Jr., President & CEO of TOTE Services When: 4:30 p.m. EST, […]

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USCG Update 9: 10-6-2015

COAST GUARD CONTINUES SEARCH FOR MISSING EL FARO CREW MIAMI – Coast Guard crews continue searching for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro Tuesday night, which is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin. Crews have searched a total of 172,257 square nautical miles while searching in the vicinity of the ship’s last known […]

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NTSB Press Release: 10-6-2015

Media briefing on Loss of Container Ship El Faro in Atlantic Tonight at 9 p.m. WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a media briefing on the loss of the cargo ship El Faro, which was last heard from on October 1. What: Media briefing Where:  Jacksonville Marriott, 4670 Salisbury Road, Jacksonville, Fla., […]

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TOTE Media Release: 10-6-15, 16:00 EST

Update on the Search for the El Faro Jacksonville, FL (Oct. 6, 2015) – At 16:00 EST Tim Nolan, President of TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico, issued the following statement regarding efforts to locate and communicate with the El Faro and her crew. “TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico continues to work with the Coast Guard in the […]

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USCG Update 8: 10-6-2015

COAST GUARD CONTINUES SEARCH FOR MISSING CREW ABOARD THE EL FARO MIAMI – Coast Guard crews continue searching for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro Tuesday morning, which is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin. Crews have searched a total of 160,574 square nautical miles while searching in the vicinity of the ship’s […]

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NTSB Press Release: 10-5-2015

Media Availability on Tuesday as NTSB Opens Investigation Into Loss of Container Ship in Atlantic Ocean ​WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board is launching a go-team to Jacksonville, Fla., to begin an investigation into the loss of the cargo ship El Faro, which was last heard from on October 1. This morning the U.S. […]

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USCG Update 7: 10-5-2015

UPDATE 7: COAST GUARD SEARCHING FOR MISSING CREW OF CONTAINER SHIP CAUGHT IN HURRICANE JOAQUIN MIAMI – Coast Guard search and rescue crews continue searching for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro Monday night, covering a total search area of more than 160,574 square nautical miles. While searching in the vicinity of the ship’s last […]

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USCG 10-5-2015 Press Conference Video/Photo

The Coast Guard released a video and photo from their press conference earlier today. Please use the following link:

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USCG Update 6: 10-5-2015

COAST GUARD SEARCHING FOR MISSING CONTAINER SHIP CAUGHT IN HURRICANE JOAQUIN MIAMI – Coast Guard crews continue searching for possible survivors from the cargo ship El Faro Monday, which is believed to have sunk during Hurricane Joaquin. While searching in the vicinity of the ship’s last known position 35 nautical miles northeast of Crooked Islands, Bahamas, […]

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OPERATIONAL PRIORITIES

  • Continue supporting families and loved ones
  • Cooperate with USCG and NTSB investigators
  • Cooperate with third-party investigators engaged by TOTE
  • Provide accurate, timely updates