Crew killed by container on board of container ship, Norway

A crew member, young man in his 20s, died on board of a container ship NCL SVELGEN during cargo operation in the afternoon Jul 20, at Orkanger, Trondheim, Norway. It was an accident during work, understood he was caught between containers, or hit by container. Authorities can’t yet say what caused accident. NCL SVELGEN arrived at Orkanger on Jul 19, was still at port in the morning Jul 21.
Container ship NCL SVELGEN, IMO 9326964, dwt 11209, capacity 868 TEU, built 2005, flag Portugal, manager MOJE H (EQUASIS).



Erofey is a Merchant Marine Captain with more than 20 years experience in commanding oil tankers. He works as a Captain, being most of his time at sea. He contributes maritime news.