Engine failure in Kerch Strait
The Rhone" suffered a main engine failure, while proceeding in the Kerch Strait on Oct 9, 2018, at 03.50 a.m. The vessel anchored at the Kerch Strait Anchorage No.452 to undertake repairs, at 04.05 a.m. The repairs were estimated to take five to six hours while the engineers fixed the malfunction and replace the cylinder head cover.
On the Gent-Terneuzen-Canal the „Hav Dolphin“ while coming from Tofte in Norway was in collision with the „Konstantin Paustovskiy“ on Nov 16, 2010. The Russian vessel ran into the starboard side of the “Hav Dolphin” coming from Antwerp and heading for the open sea in dense fog between Sluiskil and Terneuzen lock. Both ships suffered significant damage. The hull of the “Hav Dolphin” was breached, and she proceeded to the Zevenaar harbour. The “Konstantin Paustovskyi“ anchored on Flushing roads.Upload News