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In pictures: Weather Photographer of the Year

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The oil tanker Amoco Cadiz ran aground on Portsall Rocks, 5 km (3.1 mi) from the coast of Brittany, France, on 16 March 1978

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OPERATION PEDESTAL AUGUST 1942.Vital resupply convoy to Malta.15 August:Arrival of OHIO at Malta:Tanker OHIO discharging oil into oilers BOXALL & PLUMLEAF.Probably most important ship in convoy with cargo 11,000tons of petrol desperately needed to maintain aircraft flying from Malta.Torpdoed 12 August & damaged by bombs on 13 August & forced to drop out of convoy.Brought into Malta by a superb feat of seamanship involving her own crew & the destroyers HMS PENN & LEDBURY.

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SS Gastrana, Shell Tankers(UK) one of a fleet of 7 ships run by Shell Tankers(UK) in the 70s and 80s shipping LNG from Brunei to Japan, mostly to Chiba, Yokohsma and Osaka. About 50,000 tons DWT the boilers were designed to supplement their fuel by using evaporating LNG.

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The crude oil tanker AFRAMAX RIVER passing Maassluis, outbound from Rotterdam-Europoort

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Runaway Canadian oil tanker train may have been tampered with officials fear as 40 victims remain unaccounted for following huge explosion

Rubble: Workers comb through the debris on Tuesday, July 9 in Lac-Magantic, Quebec following the devastating, fiery oil train derailment early on Saturday

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