General cargo vessel Gulf Rover grounding
General cargo vessel Gulf Rover ran aground at 0630 Moscow time Oct 13 on 129.3 kilometer mark in Volga – Caspian sea Canal, in a fairway, reportedly because the depth in the fairway was less than stated. Vessel loaded with 4427 tons of steel was refloated at 0620 Moscow time Oct 14 with the help of a tug MB-1213 (IMO 8987022), and anchored. No damages reported. Vessel is en route to Baku.