Day: October 29, 2015

Collision in North Sea

Collision in North Sea

HONG_KONG_EXPRESS

The 367 meter long, 142,018 dwt container ship Hong Kong Express collided with the 90 meter long, 3171 dwt cargo vessel BBS Sky off Hollum, Netherlands. Both vessels were proceeding in the same direction and one vessel touched the other while doing an overtaking maneuver.  The BBS Sky suffered only slight damage and the Hong Kong Express was undamaged. No reports of injuries or pollution.  Authorities were notified of the incident and the vessels were able to proceed on their voyages.

BBS_SKY