Cargo ship collided with pier at Barranquilla VIDEO
General cargo ship MURUETA collided with pier at around 1140 LT Jan 16 while berthing at Sociedad Palermo, Barranquilla, Colombia. Both ship and pier sustained damages, ship’s portside hull was damaged, portside anchor torn off (see video). MURUETA arrived at Barranquilla from Netherland Antilles with cargo of salt. General cargo ship MURUETA, IMO 9567269, dwt 7850, built 2012, flag Panama, manager NAVESCO SA Colombia (EQUASIS).
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