Bulk carrier refloated after 3 days aground, Brazil

Bulk carrier NORD SANTIAGO ran aground at around 1500 UTC May 16 in Lagoon Dos Patos, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, some 3 hours after departing from Porto Alegre in ballast. Bulk carrier remained aground, with slight portside list, until morning May 19. She was refloated with the help of two tugs at around 1000 UTC May 19, moved south and anchored, still in lagoon. Reportedly the ship ran aground after veering off fairway. No reports on damages, probably none or slight.

FleetMon Vessel Risk Rating: https://www.fleetmon.com/services/vessel-risk-rating/

FleetMon Logo

Need a FleetMon account? Sign Up now.

Your browser is out of date!

It is great that you want to track the seven seas! Unfortunatly your browser is out of date. To view our website correctly you need an up to date browser. It is a security risk for you to use an old browser by the way. Update your Browser now

×