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 Apellis  (Bulk Carrier)
3 days ago by Timsen

Arrest in Beihai
The "Apellis" was arrested on June 20, 2016, in Beihai, according to the Beihai Court ruling, for unpaid repair bills. The vessel underwent maintenance repairs at the Zhoushan Yard in November 2015, the total repairs cost was $408,000. The owner paid $241,000, but failed to pay $166,000 balance.

 Frontier Triumph  (Bulk Carrier)
3 days ago by Timsen

Bulkcarrier detained in Chennai
The "Frontier Triumph" was detained in Dhamra in the Bay of Bengal, on June 14, 2016, and was anchored on Dhamra roads. The captain of the ship, Dango Alejendro Cainglet, and three crew members have been arrested on the charge of using Thuraya satellite phone on the ship while in Indian territorial waters, which is prohibited by Indian Law. They were taken to court on June 24.

 Karaagac  (Bulk Carrier)
3 days ago by Timsen

Bulkcarrier detained in Chennai
The Madras High Court on June 24, 2016, ordered the arrest of the "Karaagac" while she was docked in Chennai, for crew wages debts, amounting some $59,000, and the vessel’s non seaworthiness. The ship was checked by ITF inspector and a number of detainable deficiencies were found.

 Simone  (General Cargo Ship)
3 days ago by Timsen

Collision in the Fehmarn Belt
The cargo vessel "Simone" was in collision with the "Patani" in the evening of June 23, 2016, west of the Fehmarn Belt, between Fehmarn and Lolland. The vessels were moving on crossing courses, the "Simone" was sailing in northern direction coming from Southampton via Kiel Canal to Nakskov, while the "Patani" was sailing in eastern direction, en route from Kalundborg to Swinoujscie. Both vessels suffered damages, extent unknown. The "Simone" continued the voyage and docked at Nakskov Berth 2 on June 214 at 6 a.m., the tanker was anchored near the collision site. The "Simone" left the port of Nakskov on June 27 at 11.30 a.m. bound to Abenraa, ETA 10 p.m. The "Patani" berthed at the Lindoe Shipyard OSS in Vigerö on June 27 at 4 a.m.

 Patani  (Oil And Chemical Tanker > Chemical Oil Products Tanker)
3 days ago by Timsen

Collision in Fehmarn Belt
The cargo vessel "Simone" was in collision with the "Patani" in the evening of June 23, 2016, west of the Fehmarn Belt, between Fehmarn and Lolland. The vessels were moving on crossing courses, the "Simone" was sailing in northern direction coming from Southampton via Kiel Canal to Nakskov, while the "Patani" was sailing in eastern direction, en route from Kalundborg to Swinoujscie. Both vessels suffered damages, extent unknown. The "Simone" continued the voyage and docked at Nakskov Berth 2 on June 214 at 6 a.m., the tanker was anchored near the collision site. The "Simone" left the port of Nakskov on June 27 at 11.30 a.m. bound to Abenraa, ETA 10 p.m. The "Patani" berthed at the Lindoe Shipyard OSS in Vigerö on June 27 at 4 a.m.

 Champion Ebony  (Oil And Chemical Tanker > Chemical Oil Products Tanker)
3 days ago by Timsen

Grounding in Alaska
The "Champion Ebony" ran aground near Nunivak on on June 24, 2016, around 9 a.m. with 5400 tons of fuel product on board. The Crew was able to refloat the vessel and make way under its own power to deeper water at approximately 9:28 a.m., reported no signs of pollution, and anchored to assess for damages. The ship was carrying approximately 14.2 million gallons of various fuel products. An Air Station Kodiak C-130 Hercules airplane crew conducted an overflight of the tanker and reported no signs of pollution in the vicinity of the tanker. The ship had 24 crewmembers aboard at the time of the incident. Weather on scene was reported as calm winds, overcast with 3-foot seas. Report with photo: www.aftenposten.n...

 Ocean Rider  (Bulk Carrier)
3 days ago by BerndU

beached
beached at Chittagong 25.06.16

 U Happy  (Bulk Carrier > Wood Chips Carrier)
3 days ago by BerndU

beached
beached at Chittagong 25.06.16

 Precision  (Container Ship)
3 days ago by BerndU

beached
Beached at Chittagong 25.06.16

 New Alliance  (Oil And Chemical Tanker > Crude Oil Tanker)
3 days ago by BerndU

arrived Xinhui scrapyard
arrived Xinhui scrapyard 23.06.16


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