One of the biggest ships in the world, 23,000+ TEU container ship MSC MIA, reportedly contacted gantry crane while leaving container terminal at Valencia, Spain, in the morning Sep 13. Crane collapsed, crane operator sustained injures and was hospitalized. MSC MIA was anchored at Valencia outer anchorage, and as of 1300 UTC Sep 13, remained anchored. Her next port of call is Gioia Tauro, Italy.
Container ship MSC MIA, IMO 9839466, dwt 228149, capacity 23756 TEU, built 2019, flag Panama, manager MSC.
Gravísimo accidente esta mañana en nuestro puerto, Valencia. pic.twitter.com/HtaAPOBMQm
— Estibador (@mundoestiba) September 13, 2020