Alkiviadis vs. Mangan Trader II, Belgium
Product tanker Alkiviadis and bulk carrier Mangan Trader II reportedly collided in the afternoon Aug 5 some 17 nm northwest of Ostend, Belgium. Alkiviadis was at anchor waiting for order to sail to Antwerpen. Mangan Trader II was proceeding towards Western Scheldt, bound for Ghent. Details unknown, maybe bulk carrier lost control or was going to anchor. Extent of damages unknown, but both vessels later proceeded towards their destinations under own power.