Panamax bulk carrier fire, Bristol, UK

Grain loading conveyor caught fire while loading bulk carrier THALASSINI at Bristol, UK, in the evening Mar 28. Fire was extinguished by joint efforts of Avon Fire and Rescue Service and Svitzer tug crews, no injures reported. Understood the ship sustained slight damages, if any. All photos full-scale:
Bulk carrier THALASSINI, IMO 9286592, dwt 82977, built 2005, flag Malta, manager ASTRA SHIPMANAGEMENT INC, Greece.



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