Repairs of grounding damage completed
On May 2 at 9.20 a.m. the "Cape Baltic" left the Tuzla Shipyard after completition of repairs which had started on Feb 19. The ship was now at anchor near Marmara.
Damaged Cape Baltic en route to Istanbul
The "Cape Baltic" left the docks of Musel on Feb 9 at 4 p.m. bound for the Tuzla Shipyard in Istanbul where repairs are to be carried out at several tanks which had had flooded due to cracks in the hull. ETA Istanbul is Feb 17, 7.30 p.m.
Cape Baltic likely to head for Mediterranean
Unloading operations of the "Cape Baltic" in El Musel were expected to be completed by Feb 8. Next the bulkcarrier will likely move to a Turkish shipyard for repairs in dry dock. The shipping company was negotiating with shipyards in different Mediterranean ports for repairs. The closest shipyards in Ferrol, Lisbon and Cadiz did not have space as they were busy with other work. The "Cape Baltic" will head to the Mediterranean after completion of discharge of the cargo of iron ore.Upload News