German 8,500 TEU container ship fire

Post-Panamax container ship NORTHERN JUPITER reportedly suffered fire in engine room early in the morning Jan 4 in Malacca Strait, while en route from Singapore to Port Klang. The ship was anchored and remained at anchor until Jan 10. On Jan 10 she was taken on tow and towed back to Singapore, anchored at Singapore roads on Jan 11, and as of Jan 23, remained in the same position.
No other details available, no mentioning of cargo damage, no information on repairs/voyage continuation or cancellation.
Container ship NORTHERN JUPITER, IMO 9466984, dwt 107500, capacity 8402 TEU, built 2010, flag Madeira, manager NORDDEUTSCHE REEDEREI SCHULDT (AIS) / V SHIPS HAMBURG GMBH & CO KG (EQUASIS).



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