Thursday, July 13, 2017
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
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...
Friday, May 27, 2016
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. ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
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...
Monday, November 16, 2015
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....
Friday, November 6, 2015
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...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
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...
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