Norwegian container ship damaged in collision in Bremerhaven

Container ship RUMBA went out of control after generator failure at around 1200 LT Apr 10 at Bremerhaven, Germany, while maneuvering to berth, on arrival from Hamburg. Starboard stern collided with pier, hull was dented and breach from deck to waterline. She’s to undergo repairs at Bremerhaven. Photo Frank Behling, Kiel-Nachrichten.
Container ship RUMBA, IMO 9264714, dwt 8015, capacity 657 TEU, flag Gibraltar, manager MYKLEBUSTHAUG MANAGEMENT AS, Norway.



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