Tanker with 15500 tons of petroleum aground, Luzon South China sea
Product tanker CHEMITEC with 15471 tons of petroleum on board ran aground at night Dec 10 on Pangasinan province coast, western Luzon, Philippines, while en route from Brunei to Ningbo China. Grounding was caused by engine failure. Tug MTUG PROCYON (IMO 9005936) at her side as of 1730 UTC Dec 10. No info yet on hull breaches, leaks.
IMRRA, FleetMon’s official Vessel Risk Rating Partner, risk assessed this tanker as having a RED risk rating, with a specific risk rating of 43% (02-MAY-18), compared to the fleet average 35%. New risk assessment reports can be purchased via FleetMon.
Red: Poorest performing; Amber: Average value; Green: Good indicator.