Thursday, July 13, 2017

Oil Leaking from Grounded Bulk Carrier in Mexico

Oil has been spotted in the water surrounding the grounded bulk carrier Los Llanitos in Punta Graham, Mexico, the country’s environmental agency PROFEPA said Thursday.  Officials were in the area recently for a...

July 13, 2017
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Wednesday, August 17, 2016
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Hard Aground – Abandoned Ship Threatens Mexican Coast

The bulk carrier “M/V Los Llanitos” is breaking apart and close to sinking off the Pacific coast of Mexico. For almost nine months she has been stranded on rocks nearby...

August 17, 2016
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Friday, May 27, 2016
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Pollutants Removed From Grounded Bulk Carrier in Mexico

The removal of fuel and all hazardous materials from the stranded bulk carrier Los Llanitos concluded earlier this month as the salvage now moves to dismantling the ship on site in Mexico. ...

May 27, 2016
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Wednesday, January 27, 2016
bulk carrier Los Llanitos aground

Stranded Bulk Carrier ‘Los Llanitos’ to Be Dismantled Along Rocky Mexican Coast

The Mexican government is hoping to dismantle the bulk carrier Los Llanitos in the same spot at which it ran aground in October during Hurricane Patricia. The new plan is...

January 27, 2016
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Monday, November 16, 2015
bulk carrier Los Llanitos aground

First Oil Pumped from Stranded Bulk Carrier in Mexico

The first oil has been pumped from a Mexican bulk carrier that has been stranded along Mexico’s rocky Pacific coastline since late October when it ran aground during Hurricane Patricia....

November 16, 2015
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Friday, November 6, 2015
bulk carrier Los Llanitos aground

Salvage Gets Underway for Bulk Carrier Wrecked in Mexico

Mexican officials are just getting to work on the effort to clean up and scuttle a bulk carrier that wrecked along the country’s rocky Pacific coastline last month during Hurricane...

November 6, 2015
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Thursday, October 29, 2015

Wrecked Bulk Carrier to be Scuttled Off Mexico

  A 223-meter bulk carrier will need to be scuttled after suffering catastrophic damage from its grounding along a remote stretch of coast in Mexico during Hurricane Patricia last week. The...

October 29, 2015
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Wednesday, October 28, 2015
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Grounded Bulk Carrier Left Stranded Along Mexico’s Rocky Coast

  The future is not looking very good for a bulk carrier that remains pinned against a rocky shoreline along the Pacific coast of Mexico five days after it ran aground...

October 28, 2015
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