Freighter damaged in allision with Lock’s berth, Volga-Baltic sea Canal
General cargo vessel Volgo-Don 5056 at 2115 Moscow time May 27 allided with berth of a Lock No.1 of Volga-Baltic sea Canal, striking the berth by a portside fore shoulder. Vessel suffered a crack 2.8 meter length and a ragged hole 150x40 centimeter. Berth is also damaged. No water ingress or leak reported, traffic not affected. Vessel loaded with 5069 tons of steel is en route from Cherepovets to S-Petersburg.
General cargo vessel river-sea type Volgo-Don 5056, IMO 8937302, displacement 6678, built 1974, flag Russia, manager Nevskiy Steamship Co.