Suezmax KIMOLOS still at Suez, obviously damaged
Received tdy from Captain of passing ship:
Pls find attached photo mt Kimolos at Suez Anchorage today morning 19072018. Visually she has ptsd list 7 degr aprox and trim to fwd 2-4 meters. Probably fwd ballast tanks on port side damaged.
Tanker with Russian crude contacted bottom in Suez Canal
July 14, 2018
Suezmax crude oil tanker KIMOLOS contacted bottom while transiting Suez Canal in southbound convoy on Jul 13, no details available as to where exactly and why. Tanker continued transit and after leaving Suez was brought to anchor at anchorage in Gulf of Suez, early in the morning Jul 14. According to TradeWinds, citing owner Okeanis Eco Tankers statement, tanker’s bottom was damaged, but not breached. As of 1600 UTC Jul 14, tanker was in the same position. She’s en route from Black sea Russia to Singapore.
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