Chemical tanker Tarco Sea allided with a pier in Nyborg, Denmark, pipeline ruptured, oil leak
Chemical tanker Tarco Sea allided with a pier with a pipeline on it at 0912 LT Mar 21 in Nyborg Fjord, Nyborg, Denmark, Great Belt. Vessel was pulled free from pier by patrol boat, and then docked. Pipeline was ruptured, with some 300 liters of oil leaking into basin. Allision was caused by a mechanical failure or malfunction. On a photo Tarco Sea stuck into pier.