SORMOVSKIY 3057 grounding, S-Petersburg
General cargo vessel SORMOVSKIY 3057 in the evening Aug 11 touched bottom and ran aground at buoys 37-38 area on Petersburg Sea Canal, while leaving S-Petersburg with 2590 steel rolls on board, bound for Gdynia Poland. Vessel was refloated with the help of port tug, and ordered to return to port for survey. No leak reported. At 1330 UTC Aug 12 vessel was still docked in S-Petersburg.