Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Interesting

Dutch Shipping Company Flinter in Major Financial Trouble After Bank Cuts Cord

Dutch shipping company Flinter has revealed that it is in major financial trouble after its main lender ING Bank pulled funding for the company. Flinter says it was informed last...

October 18, 2016
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Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Maritime News

MV Flinterstar Bow Lifted from North Sea Off Belgium

The wreck removal of the Dutch freighter MV Flinterstar is underway in the North Sea off Belgium with salvage crews successfully lifting the bow section from the seabed earlier this...

June 29, 2016
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Thursday, October 29, 2015
Accidents

Oil Removed from Wrecked ‘Flinterstar’ Off Belgium

  Dutch shipowner Flinter announced Wednesday that all remaining heavy fuel oil has been successfully removed from the wreck of the MV Flinterstar more than three weeks after it collided with...

October 29, 2015
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Thursday, October 15, 2015
Accidents

Bad Weather Hampers ‘Flinterstar’ Salvage Off Belgium

  Oil removal operations from the wrecked Flinterstar off the coast of Belgium were halted for a third straight day Thursday due to weather. Dutch ship owner Flinter reports that high winds and...

October 15, 2015
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Friday, October 9, 2015
Accidents

MV Flinterstar A Total Loss Off Belgium

  Salvage of the partially sunken MV Flinterstar following a collision with an LNG carrier earlier this week off the coast of Belgium kicks into high gear as oil spill...

October 9, 2015
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Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Interesting

Dutch Freighter ‘Flinterstar’ Sinks After Collision With LNG Carrier – PHOTOS

  Update: Salvage Underway for Wrecked MV Flinterstar Off Belgium A Dutch freighter has sank after colliding nearly head on with the Marshall Islands-flagged LNG carrier Al-Oraiq in the North Sea...

October 6, 2015
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