Dry docked cargo ship fire, Tuzla

General cargo ship SORMOVSKIY 118, dry docked at Astas Shipyard, Tuzla, Turkey, suffered fire in superstructure on Apr 17. Several fire engines responded, fire understood to be extinguished, no injures reported. No other information available at the moment, including exact location of the fire, its’ cause, and the extent of damages. Photo Deniz Haber.
General cargo ship SORMOVSKIY 118, IMO 7943287, dwt 3353, built 1981, flag Panama, manager BEST SHIPPING MANAGEMENT LTD, Belize.



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