SAMSKIP HOFFELL disabled and adrift in North Atlantic
General cargo vessel SAMSKIP HOFFELL suffered mechanical failure in the afternoon Jan 10 in North Atlantic some 250 nm southeast of southern Iceland, while en route from Rotterdam to Reykjavik. Vessel was disabled and started to drift. Icelandic CG ship THOR was sent to assist, planning to tow SAMSKIP HOFFEL to Reykjavik. ETA disabled vessel Jan 12.