Friday, February 5, 2016

Collision in Kiel Canal Causes Damage

A German containership has been damaged after being struck from behind by another cargo ship in the Kiel Canal. The incident occurred Friday morning in the Brunsbüttel locks involving the Vera...

February 5, 2016
Total Views: 70

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Maritime News

German Warship Collides With Containership in Kiel Canal

A German warship a collided with a containership in Germany’s Kiel Canal Wednesday morning, causing damage to both vessels. Reports say the German Navy frigate Mecklenburg-Vorpommern collided with the Cyprus-flagged...

December 9, 2015
Total Views: 71

Friday, March 20, 2015

Kiel Canal Gate Severely Damaged in Ship Collision [Incident Video]

A major blow for shipping through Germany’s Kiel Canal today after a cargo ship crashed into a floodgate as it entered the north chamber of the lock complex in Brunsbüttel, causing...

March 20, 2015
Total Views: 115

Thursday, December 19, 2013
siderfly ship
Maritime News

Wanna Buy the Siderfly?

It’s been since six weeks since the freighter “Siderfly” collided with the 116-meter gas carrier Coral Ivory, and the vessel still waits at Brunsbüttel´s south quay on the Kiel Canal...

December 19, 2013
Total Views: 5

Thursday, November 7, 2013

MV Siderfly Removed from Germany’s Kiel Canal – UPDATE

The stricken MV Siderfly has been removed from Germany's Kiel Canal after more than a week after a collision left the vessel grounded and heavily listing along the canal embankment.

November 7, 2013
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Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Lightering of MV Siderfly Continues in Germany’s Kiel Canal, Vessel Refloated [UPDATE]

The Kiel Canal in Germany remained open to ship traffic Tuesday as crews refloat the grounded MV Siderfly.

November 5, 2013
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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Kiel Canal Reopens After Bulldozers Secure Half-Sunk MV Siderfly [PHOTOS]

The Kiel Canal in Germany partially reopened Thursday after a three-day closure caused by a ship collision which left a 100-meter cargo ship on the verge of sinking into the...

October 31, 2013
Total Views: 30

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Kiel Canal Collision: MV Siderfly Damage Worse Than Expected, Waterway Remains Closed

Authorities in Germany say it is still unclear when the Kiel Canal will be re-opened to vessel traffic after salvors determined that damage to the holed MV Siderfly following Monday's ship collision is worse than originally thought.

October 30, 2013
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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Kiel Canal Remains Closed following Ship Collision [PHOTOS]

The Kiel Canal in Germany remained closed Tuesday after a Monday morning ship collision left one vessel in danger of sinking and leaking diesel into the busy waterway.

October 29, 2013
Total Views: 88

Monday, October 28, 2013

Collision Closes Germany’s Kiel Canal

A collision between a cargo ship and a LPG carrier early Monday morning has closed Germany's Kiel Canal, leaving the cargo ship heavily listing and leaking diesel into the busy waterway.

October 28, 2013
Total Views: 54