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Carat scraped embankment
On Sep 29, 2012, the "Carat" scraped the embankment of the Kiel Canal during its westbound transit. The ship, which had come from the Universal Terminal in Riga, berthed in Brunsbüttel-Ostermoor at 6 a.m. until noon for investigations before proceeding further into the Northsea around 1 p.m.
Water ingress due to wave impact
After its departure from Larvik on Dec 8, 2011, the "Carat" suffered damage due wave impackt on its way to Bremerhaven. The first cargo hold suffered water ingress, and the ship entered Bremerhaven down by the bow on Dec 10 around 7 p.m. Due to the damage there was a power loss on the foreship which made the berthing manoever at the Strom Quay quite a difficult task. On Dec 12 the ship moved to the Columbus Quay.Upload News