Container ship MSC Malin ran into the embankment on Wester Scheldt east
of Terneuzen at around 07:00 July 16 13. Vessel
suffered rudder failure and ran aground. Vessel refloated under own power and
resumed voyage to Antwerp.
Vessel escaped undamaged, but the embankment suffered some damage.
Mikhail is a professional merchant marine navigator by education and a well known maritime online journalist. He maintains the "Maritime Bulletin", a private maritime news and analysis website for many years now and frequently publishes on FleetMon.com as a guest editor.
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