Allision in Kronshtadt
In the morning of Feb 26, 2018, the "Music" allided with a pier while berthing at Kronshtadt port near St. Petersburg. The bulbose bow hit the pier above the waterline, and it sustained slight, if any, damages. The container ship was to undergo an underwater survey to assess possible damages. The "Music" left Kronshtadt same day, bound for Klaipeda, where it berthed on Feb 28 at 4 a.m. at the container terminal.
Fishing boat’s near miss with cargo ship Slidur at South Shields
A BOAT’s crew had a lucky escape after their stricken craft almost collided with a cargo ship. The tiny fishing boat broke down on the Tyne near to the ferry landing at South Shields, and became stranded in the path of the 9,500-tonne Slidur as it sailed from Port of Tyne at 11.35am on Friday. The port’s pilot ship Collingwood went to guide the fishing boat Norseme to safety, but a collision was avoided when the master of the Slidur saw the danger ahead, and managed to change the course of the ship with just yards to spare. The drama was witnessed by South Shields man Derek Richardson, 51, who captured the incident on his mobile phone. More with photos http://www.shieldsgazette.com/news/local-news/fishing_boat_s_near_miss_with_cargo_ship_1_4011359Upload News