Hopper dredger HANSITA V aground
Hopper dredger HANSITA V dragged anchor in fresh weather, and drifted ashore on Mundakkal beach, Kollam, southwest India, reportedly in early July. Vessel was anchored off Kollam since November 2013. Owner requested by authorities to refloat dredger, and move it away from coast. Salvage is understood to be underway.