Disabled BBC SHANGHAI towed to East London

March 17, 2017 at 15:44 by Mikhail Voytenko in Accidents

General cargo vessel BBC SHANGHAI suffered engine failure on Mar 15 some 90 nm northeast of East London, while en route from Durban SAR to Lagos Nigeria. Tug TUG SHASA (MMSI 601119500) was sent to assist, BBC SHANGHAI was taken on tow and towed to East London. Vessel was berthed at around 1000 UTC Mar 17.

Disabled BBC SHANGHAI towed to East London