Scrap fire in cargo hold of Thai bulk carrier, Netherlands

Fire erupted in cargo hold of a Thai bulk carrier VIYADA NAREE at Dordrecht, Netherlands, in the evening Aug 11. The ship was loading cargo of scrap. Fire reportedly, was quickly taken under control by fire teams. Extent of damages unknown. As of morning Aug 12, VIYADA NAREE was still berthed at port, probably continuing scrap loading.
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Bulk carrier VIYADA NAREE, IMO 9722039, dwt 38716, built 2016, flag Singapore, manager PRECIOUS SHIPPING PCL, Bangkok.



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.