Bulk carrier grounding, Terneuzen

Bulk carrier SAN ANTONIO ran onto harbor dam while entering Westbuitenhaven in Terneuzen at around 1000 UTC Aug 28, reported tugspotters.com. Bulk carrier was refloated in about half an hour and anchored off Terneuzen, in the evening she was moved to Vissingen and anchored there for inspection. As of 0200 UTC Aug 29, bulk carrier was still at anchor, so probably, she was seriously damaged. The ship arrived from USA via UK, bound for Ghent. All photos full scale https://www.tugspotters.com/app/content/2019/08/slepers-trekken-bulkcarrier-san-antonio-van-havendam-te-terneuzen/
Bulk carrier SAN ANTONIO, IMO 9514066, dwt 55768, built 2012, flag Marshall Islands, manager AM NOMIKOS TRANSWORLD MARITIME, Greece.



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