Dredger MACUTI sank after being hit by boxship, Beira
Container ship leaving Beira, Mozambique, collided with dredger MACUTI in the morning June 27 in Beira channel, in a foggy weather. MACUTI hull was breached with ensuing water ingress, vessel rested on a sandbank, probably intentionally to avoid sinking. Container ship name wasn’t revealed, but according to available data, it’s MSC CHIARA, which left Beira in the morning June 27 and sialed to Durban, arriving there on June 29. As of morning June 30, vessel was still in Durban.