Product tanker UBT Fjord under tow in Java Sea after engine failure
Product tanker UBT Fjord suffered engine failure on Dec 15 in Java Sea, reportedly on Dec 15. But according to vessel’s track, she stopped moving on Dec 10 shortly after leaving Gresik port, East Java, in position 06 17S 112 18E, 56 nm north of Gresik. It is understood, that salvors were contracted, vessel was taken on tow on Dec 15 (judging from vessel’s track), and as of morning Dec 18 she’s on tow, proceeding towards Singapore. Vessel was en route from Gresik, Indonesia, to India.