Cargo ship damaged in Arctic port, Russia

At 0115 LT Sep 5 barge MP3297 broke off mooring and allided with berthed ro-ro cargo ship ZAPOLYARNYY in Dudinka port, Russian Arctic. Barge remained intact, ZAPOLYARNYY sustained dents in stern quarters area.
Ro-rocargo ship ZAPOLYARNYY, IMO 9404027, dwt 18339, built 2008, flag Russia, owner NorNickel, Dudinka.



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