CMA CGM very large container ship disabled during sea trials, caught in storm
Very large container ship CMA CGM LISA MARIE suffered mechanical failure during sea trials on Sep 20 some 130 nm east of Shanghai, with 164 people on board, mostly shipyard teams. Giant ship was caught in adverse weather with up to 6.4 meters high waves. SAR ship DONGHAIJIU117 (IMO 9682631) was sent to assist, managing to take disabled CMA CGM LISA MARIE on tow and tow her to Zhoushan Xinya Shipyard, where she was berthed. On a photo CMA CGM LISA MARIE on tow of DONGHAIJIU117.