Brief description of events: Vessel caught fire after one of the containers stored below deck exploded, while she was on a voyage from Singapore to Durban. Five Ocean Salvage and SMIT Salvage B.V. agreed on LOF 2011 terms and managed to extinguish the fire. The casualty was towed to Mauritius where she was redelivered.

Date of incident:   July 15th, 2013
Location:   Indian Ocean 200 Nm off Mauritius


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Casualty Name: Barge TRIAS
Brief description of events:
Whilst under tow, the tow line parted during bad weather and sea-state conditions. Subsequently the barge grounded in a nature reserve. Finnish based Salvors Alfons Hàkans were awarded the LOF...

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