Bulk carrier disabled, towed to anchorage, Istanbul VIDEO

Bulk carrier CONSOLIDATOR in the afternoon Aug 29 suffered engine failure when about to enter Bosphorus from Marmara sea, ballasting from Italy to Ukraine. The ship was towed yo Ahirkapi anchorage by Bosphorus Traffic Control SAR tug.
Bulk carrier CONSOLIDATOR, IMO 9368869, dwt 58811, built 2007, flag Marshall islands, manager EVALEND SHIPPING CO SA.



Hi! My name is Stepan Kotcherga, I’m Merchant Marine Navigation Officer, now a Second Officer working on dry cargo ships. My home is in Ukraine. I’m contributing maritime news and inside info.