Arrival at Majuro Lagoon Sept 17 2020

Arrival at Majuro Lagoon Sept 17 2020  Important Arrival Officials from Marshall Islands and KWAI crew. Director WAM, Mr. Alson Kelen in the back: Member Maritime Working Group, Mr. Joseph Bigler in the back, tourquise shirt: Minsiter of Iternal Affairs, Mr. Jemie...

Voyage 55 (Blog 1)

Voyage number V55 began on the second of September, 2020.  Fifty five voyages in 15 years, many of 2-4 months, and now Kwai is headed to new territory.  The Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) beckons from across the dateline.  This old ship will be as far west as she...

Voyage 54 (Blog 2)

KWAI has just returned to Honolulu from this past Wednesday August 5, 2020 with another large load of ocean plastic including ghost nets, bottles and other plastic debris which was all deposited onto the pier in a massive tangle. You can see photos of the voyage in...

Voyage 54 (Blog 1)

OCEAN VOYAGES INSTITUTE with SV KWAI SETS RECORD WITH LARGEST OPEN OCEAN CLEAN-UP IN HISTORY 103 Tons of Plastic Removed From the Great Pacific Garbage Patch HONOLULU, HI — June 23, 2020 Ocean Voyages Institute’s marine plastic recovery vessel, S/V KWAI, docked at the...