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Cargo Casualty : Recent Casualties

In casualty situations prompt action is important to ensure that your interests are fully protected. Central to this is early identification of any involvement you may have in casualty cases. To assist you we provide below brief details of casualties that we are investigating or handling.

You may choose to display this list of casualties either alphabetically by clicking on "VESSEL NAME" or chronologically by clicking on "CASUALTY DATE"

Vessel Name Year of Build Casualty Date Casualty type Voyage Details
Rhodanus 1998 13/10/2019 Grounded Taranto to Saint Point Louis de Rhone, France
Steinau 2006 12/10/2019 Grounded Ceuta, Spain to Goole, U.K.
Ocean Lion 2005 11/10/2019 Grounded San Lorenzo to UK ports
Cosco England 2013 8/10/2019 Grounded Rotational voyage from Prince Rupert (Canada), Long Beach & Oakland (USA) to Tianjan, Qingdao and Yangshan (China)
Rt. Hon. Paul J. Martin 1973 6/10/2019 Grounded Port Weller, Ontario to Quebec, Canada
Coastalwater 2000 5/10/2019 Engine Failure Brunsbuttel, Germany to Rotterdam, Netherlands,
Berge Phan Xi Pang 2017 29/9/2019 Collision Itaqui Port, Brazil to ports in Australia, New Zealand and / or China
Stolt Groenland 2009 28/9/2019 Explosion Kobe, Japan to Ulsan, South Korea
Jitra Bhum 1997 28/9/2019 Machinery Failure Rotational voyage from Laem Chabang (Thailand), Cat Lai (Vietnam) to Wenzhou, Ningbo and Shanghai (China)
Gunece 1998 26/9/2019 Contact Mamara Ereglis Terminal, Turkey to Perama, Greece
One Blue Jay 2016 26/9/2019 Contact Singapore to Perama
Baltic Carrier 1997 25/9/2019 Grounded Kaliningrad, Russia to Linkoping, Sweden
Pacific dawn 2010 23/9/2019 Engine Failure Poti, Georgia to Montreal, Canada
Ocean Pluto 2007 23/9/2019 Contact Pengerang, Malaysia to Chattogram, Bangladesh
Radcliffe R. Latimer 1978 23/9/2019 Engine Failure Trois Rivieres to Montreal
Vanwah 2004 21/9/2019 Grounded Busan, South Korea to Kobe
Nephrite 2012 19/9/2019 Contact From Genoa, Italy to Limas, Turkey
Phantom 2000 19/9/2019 Grounded From Gothenburg to Lidkoping, Sweden
Ocean Porpoise 1996 19/9/2019 Ingress of Water From Chinese ports to unknown destination
Margaretha 2002 19/9/2019 Contact From Limas, Turkey to Rijeka, Croatia
Ji Shun 2004 19/9/2019 Listing Rotational voyage from Busan, Gwangyang (Korea) to Keelung and Kaohsiung, Taiwan ,
Agia Eleni 2008 18/9/2019 Grounded San Lorenzo, Argentina to Cienfuegos, Cuba
Hong Yang 1998 14/9/2019 Grounded Rotational voyage between Zhanjiang, Yingkou, Humen, Guangzhou and Qinzhou, China
Dubai Harmony 2005 13/9/2019 Fire Gothenburg Sweden to Sture Oil Terminal, Norway to ports in Europe and / or USA
Habib Express 1999 12/9/2019 Grounded Miami, USA to Haina, Santo Domingo
Joanna Borchard 2006 12/9/2019 Shift of Cargo Rotational voyage from Barcelona (Spain), Genova (Italy)
Gulf Argo 2019 12/9/2019 Sank Rotational voyage between Chittagong, Bangladesh to Kolkata, India
Golden Ray 2017 8/9/2019 Capsized Outbound from Brunswick to Beirut, Aqaba, Jeddah, Sohar, Jebel Ali, Dammam, Shuwaikh, Umm Qasr
Finnmaster 1998 8/9/2019 Engine Failure Hull, United Kingdom to Helsinki, Finland
Ji Shun 16 2003 6/9/2019 Sank Rotational voyage from ports in China and Taiwan
Xin Ou 21 1999 5/9/2019 Adrift Xiamen, China to Rizhao, China
PNT Mighty 2014 2/9/2019 General Enquiry Fang Cheng Gang, China to Ko Sichang, Thailand
Contship ECO 2008 2/9/2019 Engine Failure Rotational voyage from Khoms & Benghazi (Libya) to Piraeus (Greece)
Tropical Storm Dorian n/a 1/9/2019 General Enquiry N/A
Samskip Innovator 2011 30/8/2019 Ingress of Water Tilbury U.K. to Rotterdam
Thai Thuy 88 2009 29/8/2019 Sank Quang Ninh to Can Tho, Vietnam
San Antonio 2012 28/8/2019 Grounded Savannah USA to Netherlands
North Star 1975 28/8/2019 Machinery Failure Willemstad, Curacao to Barranquilla, Colombia
Cassiopeia Ocean 2018 27/8/2019 Grounded Rosario, Argentine to Liverpool U.K.
Helena Oldendorff 2016 26/8/2019 Machinery Failure Guaiba Island, Brazil to Tianjin, China
Mardinik 2011 25/8/2019 Grounded General Lagos, Argentina to Tunisia
Atlantic Comet 1995 24/8/2019 Engine Failure Rotterdam to Felixstowe
Laust Maersk 2001 23/8/2019 Collision From Callao, Peru to Antwerp, Belgium, calling at San Antonio and San Vincente (Chile), Balboa and Colon (Panama) and Santa Maria (Colombia)
CSCL Jupiter 2011 22/8/2019 Collision Cap Mep to Port Klang, Malaysia
Nur Allya 2002 20/8/2019 Capsized Weda Island, North Maluku to Morosi, Southeast Sulawesi
Maersk Seoul 2006 18/8/2019 Cargo Overboard Luanda to Singapore
Emma Janneke 2006 15/8/2019 Engine Failure From El Ferrol, Spain to unknown destination
Doric Warrior 2010 13/8/2019 Collision Norfolk, United States to Yuzhny, Ukraine
Solina 2012 11/8/2019 Grounded Santarem, Brazil to Tuxpan, Mexico
APL Le Havre 2012 9/8/2019 Fire Rotational voyage from Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), Tanger-Med (Morocco), Rotterdam (Netherlands), Hamburg (Germany), Coryton (UK), Antwerp (Belgium), Jebel Ali (UAE), Karachi (Pakistan) and Nhava Sheva (In
Kota Wangsa 1996 6/8/2019 Cargo Overboard Rotational voyage from Singapore (Singapore), Port Klang (Malaysia) to Chittagong (Bangladesh)
Minoan Glory 2006 6/8/2019 Explosion Vancouver, Canada to Singapore and China
Nand Aparna 1992 3/8/2019 Grounded Dharamtar to Hazira
Mehmet Bey 2000 2/8/2019 Machinery Failure Amaliapolis, Greece to Iskenderun, Turkey
Southampton 2009 1/8/2019 General Enquiry Indonesia to Koh Si Chang, Malaysia
Port Dalian 2012 31/7/2019 Grounded Ukrainian Ports to Subic Bay, Philippines,
Carolina Star 2000 31/7/2019 Contact Rotational voyage from Valencia & Algeciras (Spain), Cotonou (Benin), Douala & Kribi (Cameroon) and Tangier (Morocco)
Fareast Honesty 2012 31/7/2019 Contact From Bontang, Indonesia to Vung Tau, Vietnam
Dole America 1994 30/7/2019 Engine Failure Antwerp, Belgium to San Juan, Puerto Rico
MSC London 2014 30/7/2019 Engine Failure Rotational voyage from Singapore (Singapore), Chiwan, Yangshan, Ningbo (China), Busan (Korea), Port Said (Egypt), Yarimca, Ambarli, Tekirdag (Turkey), Piraeus (Greece) and Suez (Egypt)
Ayr 2009 30/7/2019 Engine Failure Teesport, England to Antwerp, Belgium
Icdas-5 2019 28/7/2019 Fire Iskenderun to Ambarli, Turkey
Marfret Niolon 1991 28/7/2019 Fire Marseille to another French Port
Lany 1994 27/7/2019 Grounded Duisburg, Germany to Rotterdam, Netherlands,
Melbournw 2002 27/7/2019 Engine Failure From Paranagua (Brazil) to Cape Town (South Africa) and / or various ports in the East
Amis Dolphin 2015 25/7/2019 Engine Failure Chornomorsk, Ukraine to Rostock, Germany
Amira Joy 2009 25/7/2019 Grounded Kepez, Turkey to Chioggia, Italy
Solarte 1982 24/7/2019 Damage to Hull Walvis Bay, Namibia to Beira, Mozambique
Bow Diamond 2001 23/7/2019 Heavy Weather Damage Chennai , India to Derince, Turkey
Rubiships VIII 2012 22/7/2019 Grounded From Deggendorf to Passau, Germany
Felix 1999 20/7/2019 Grounded From Parnu, Estonia to Kolding, Denmark
Bardu 2014 19/7/2019 Machinery Failure Rotational voyage between Townsville (Australia), Kaohsiung (Taiwan), Shanghai & Ningbo (China), Hong Kong (Hong Kong), Guangzhou (China) and Lae (Papua New Guinea)
Camaro VI 2016 18/7/2019 Engine Failure Rotational voyage between Birsfelden (Switzerland), Weil am Rhein (Germany) and Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Paksoy 1 1997 15/7/2019 Piracy Douala, Cameroon to Abidjan, Ivory Coast,
Ocean Opal 2012 15/7/2019 Grounded From Santos, Brazil to Jebel Ali, UEA
Soul of Luck 1997 14/7/2019 Contact Rotational voyage calling at Siam Seaport(Thailand), Singapore, Port Klang (Malaysia), Tanjung Priok, Tanjung Emas and Tanjung Perak (Indonesia)
Genius Star VIII 2007 10/7/2019 Grounded Tianjin, China to Semarang, Indonesia,
Guluzar Isik 1989 7/7/2019 Engine Failure Iskenderun to Darica, Turkey
Mei Cheng 866 n/a 4/7/2019 Grounded From Fangcheng to Qinzhou, China
Klima 2013 4/7/2019 Collision Dhamra, India to Singapore and China
Coyhaique 1983 3/7/2019 Grounded Puerto Chacabuco to Puerto Montt, Chile
Syn Zania 2008 1/7/2019 Explosion From Milazzo, Italy and Marseilles, France to Nemrut Bay, Turkey
C Rock 2005 1/7/2019 Engine Failure Fujairah, UAE to Berbera, Somalia,
BBC Oregon 2010 30/6/2019 Grounded Bay Bulls Harbour, Canada to Tananger, Norway
KSL Gladiator 2008 30/6/2019 Cargo Overboard From Chittagong to Pangaon port, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Rix Eleonora 1998 28/6/2019 Engine Failure Hamburg, Germany to Frederiksvaerk, Denmark
Swan Biscay 2008 25/6/2019 Engine Failure Houston, USA to Cartagena, Colombia,
Fast Sam 1994 20/6/2019 Grounded Antwerp, Belgium to Naestved, Denmark
Diamond Highway 2004 16/6/2019 Fire From Zeebrugge, Belgium to Batangas, Philippines calling at Bremerhaven and Emden, Germany and Singapore
Bonita 1987 16/6/2019 Grounded From Amsterdam, Netherlands to Hallekis, Sweden
X-Press Mahananda 2007 14/6/2019 Collision Rotational voyage from Chittagong (Bangladesh) and Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Dae Won 1988 14/6/2019 Machinery Failure Kuantan, Malaysia to Bangkok, Thailand
Front Altair 2016 13/6/2019 Fire From Fujairah, UAE to Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Kokuka Couragfous 2011 13/6/2019 Damage to Hull From Jubail, Saudi Arabia to Singapore
Shandong Da Zhi 2012 11/6/2019 Collision Ponta de Madeira Terminal, Brazil to Lumut, Malaysia and Donjiakou (Qingdao China)
Tian fu He 2010 9/6/2019 Grounded Domestic rotational voyage from Zhuhai, Taicang, Jinzhou, Tangshan, Qinzhou to Rizhao (China)
Mentari Selaras 2007 8/6/2019 Fire From Waingapu to Ende, Indonesia
Yue Dian 85 2011 8/6/2019 Grounded Vancouver, Canada to Ho-Ping, Taiwan
Framfjord 1990 6/6/2019 Contact From Bergen to Kinsarvik, Norway
Daewon 1988 5/6/2019 General Enquiry From Ulsan, South Korea to Hong Kong, calling at Kaohsiung, Taiwan,
Vlistdiep 2007 5/6/2019 Contact From Antwerp to unknown destination(s)
Lintas Timur 1997 1/6/2019 Sank From Bintang to Morowali, Indonesia
Western Moscow 2019 31/5/2019 Collision Kuantan, Malaysia to Rotterdam, Netherlands
Grande Amburgo 2003 26/5/2019 Grounded From Dakar, Senegal to Antwerp, Belgium
KMTC Hongkong 1988 25/5/2019 Fire Rotational voyage from Saigon, Vietnam calling at Busan, South Korea; Shanghai, China; Hong Kong; and Laem Chabang, Thailand
Icdas-5 2019 24/5/2019 Engine Failure From Icdas, Turkey to Rotterdam, Netherlands
MSC Matilde 1999 24/5/2019 Listing From Montreal, Canada to Liverpool, UK and Valencia, Spain
Platinum Ray 2000 22/5/2019 Fire Ulsan, South Korea to China
Persenk 2010 18/5/2019 Collision Istanbul, Turkey to Ashdod, Israel
Grande Europa 1998 15/5/2019 Fire Salerno, Italy to Valencia, Spain
Achilles II 2004 12/5/2019 Engine Failure From New Orleans, USA to Alexandria, Egypt
New Beginning 2013 10/5/2019 Listing Ngo Bay, New Caledonia to a Japanese Port
PAL Palych 1984 10/5/2019 Engine Failure Kavkaz, Russia to Ambarli, Turkey
P Russel 2002 8/5/2019 Collision Tanjung Lagsat, Malaysia to Chittagong, Bangladesh
Rix Atlantic 1999 7/5/2019 Grounded Klaipeda, Lithuania to Kolding, Denmark
Sylve 1990 2/5/2019 Grounded Kiel, Germany to Goole, U.K.,
Posidana 2008 30/4/2019 Collision Ghent, Belgium to Tilbury, U.K. ,
Klara 2010 30/4/2019 Collision Ulst-Luga, Russia to Ghent, Belgium
MSC Samantha 1996 27/4/2019 Fire From Livorno,Genoa, Marseille, Valencia (Spain) Las Palmas (Canary Island), Dakar (Senegal), San Pedro (Cote D''Ivoire), Lome (Togo), Cotonou (Benin), Tincan Lagos, Lago, Vallencia and Gioia Tauro
Okee Ann Mari 2002 26/4/2019 Engine Failure Dunkirk, France to Lisbon, Portugal
Ever Birth 2017 21/4/2019 Contact Rotational voyage from Tokyo, Yokohama, Nagoya (Japan), Taipei, Taichung, Kaohsiung (Taiwan), Singapore (Singapore) and Port Klang, Penang, Tanjung Pelepas, Kuantan (Malaysia),
Cosco England 2013 21/4/2019 Contact Rotational voyage from Piraeus (Greece), Tanjung Pelepas (Malaysia), Pasir Panjang Terminal (Singapore), Kwang Tsing Container Terminal (Hong Kong), Xiamen, Guangzhou, Yantian (China), Cai Mep (Vietna
APL Danube 2014 19/4/2019 Grounded Rotational voyage from Port Said (Egypt), Piraeus (Greece), Istanbul, Izmir (Turkey), Constanta (Romania), Odessa (Ukraine), Istanbul (Turkey) to Jeddah (Saudi Arabia)
LCT Poseidon 37 2018 18/4/2019 Grounded Gingoog City, Philippines to Shell Island off Cordova ,
Guang Ping 2009 15/4/2019 Fire trading between Chinese ports. ,
Nord Copper 2018 13/4/2019 Grounded San Lorenzo, Argentina to Puerto Alvear, Argentina ,
Rumba 2003 10/4/2019 Engine Failure Hamburg to Bremerhaven,
Al Fayrouz 1980 8/4/2019 Fire Suez, Egypt to Djibouti City, Djibouti,
Samoana 1999 5/4/2019 Engine Failure Honolulu, USA to Papeete, French Polynesia ,
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