Capesize Captain Vangelis L grounding, Brazil
Capesize Captain Vangelis L ran aground in Sepetiba Bay anchorage area, Itaguai, Rio de Janeiro, in the morning Aug 19. Anchor dragged due to strong wind, and vessel drifted to shallow water. In the morning Aug 20 vessel was refloated with high tide, and towed to safe anchorage, for underwater survey. No damages reported so far. Bulk carrier arrived to Itaguai from Mundra, India.