Product tanker TORM EMILIE contacted the embankment of a southern breakwater in Kaohsiung Port, Taiwan, while shifting the berths, in the afternoon of Feb 1. The ship’s hull was breached, understood in ballast tanks area, followed by water ingress and a heavy starboard list. The tanker’s carrying a cargo of naphtha, no leak reported.
The vessel is currently at port KAOHSIUNG ANCH, TW after a voyage of 8 minutes originating from port KAOHSIUNG, TW.
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