Container ship anchored off Balboa after incident
The "Spirit of Hamburg” voyage 5153S/5153N suffered an incident while transiting the Panama Canal on its southbound voyage. The vessel has been ordered to anchor for further investigation. The extent of damage requires an immediate repair at Panama. The repairs were estimated with approx. up to seven days. Hapag-Lloyd was working on a recovery plan for both southbound and northbound cargo with utmost priority. The ship was moored on Balboa Anchorage on Jan 24, 2016.
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Drugs seized in Caucedo
The National Drugs Control Agency (DNCD) seized 28 packages of cocaine on board of the "Bahia Laura" in the night of Oct 30, 2011, in Caucedo Multimodal Port, and arrested two Philippine crewmembers, charged with bringing the drugs from Colombia to take it to Holland. The two Filipino crew members had 12,000 Euros with them, they said it was their payment. odin.tcUpload News