LNG tanker FEDOR LITKE collision delayed maiden voyage to Arctic
Bunker tanker ZALIV AMERIKA allided with LNG tanker FEDOR LITKE while unmooring after bunkering at 1540 Nov 14. Brand new LNG tanker, which was to set sail soon for her maiden voyage to Sabetta, Arctic, suffered hull breach some 0.2 meter long 1 meter above waterline in ballast tank 4 area. No information on bunker tanker damages.
LNG tanker FEDOR LITKE was built in Korea specially for transporting LNG from Arctic (Yamal, Sabetta port) LNG Plant.
IMRRA, FleetMon’s official Vessel Risk Rating Partner, risk assessed this vessel as having an ‘amber’ risk rating, with a specific risk rating of 40% (16-NOV-17), compared to the fleet average 34.8%. New risk assessment reports can be purchased via FleetMon.
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