Both grounded bulk carriers refloated, Germany
Bulk carrier GLORY AMSTERDAM
Bulk carrier GLORY AMSTERDAM was refloated at 0715 LT Nov 2 with the help of contracted for salvage tugs, 16000 tons of ballast water were pumped out during salvage operation, both dropped during drift and grounding anchors said to be lost. Bulk carrier was taken to Wilhelmshaven for survey, at 1600 UTC Nov 2 she was in the process of mooring at Wilhelmshaven.
Previous news: https://www.fleetmon.com/maritime-news/2017/20259/bulk-carrier-glory-amsterdam-drifted-aground/
Bulk carrier NAUTICAL RUNA
Update: Bulk carrier was refloated at around 2000 LT same day with high water and help of four tugs, and taken to berth. no damages reported.
Previous news: https://www.fleetmon.com/maritime-news/2017/20307/bulk-carrier-aground-brake-germany/
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