Refloating of freighter Ivan Shchepetov, Denmark
Maritime Bulletin was informed by Klaus Heun Shipping EFTF APS, that:
By 16.04.2013 05:00 Ivan Shchepetov was refloated by J.A. Rederiet's MPP Salvage Vessel Susanne A. Susanne A has for the 2nd time now in 2013, in 3 weeks, successfully refloated 2 Vessels, by modest pulls of ard. 100 tons. On 25.03.2013 M/V Jago outside Aeroeskoebing, and on 16.04.2013 M/V Ivan Shchepetov. Vessel's design allows pulling upto several times 100 tonnes, with short preparation time.
MPP salvage vessel Susanne A, IMO 9099183, 348 gt, built 1969, flag Denmark.
Photo by Klaus Heun Shipping.http://www.odin.tc/pics/ivanshepelev.jpg
Russian freighter Ivan Shchepetov firm aground, DenmarkRussian general cargo vessel Ivan Shchepetov ran aground in the morning Apr 12 13 in Isefjord, Kattegat, Denmark, reported Maritime Danmark. As of morning Apr 15 vessel is still firmly aground, diving survey was made and salvage plan accepted.