October 29, 2011
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.
Container-ship Collides with a Bulk Carrier
On Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at 19:30, local time, HAMBURG BRIDGE under our operation, a Panamanian-flagged 98,747 gross-ton ( 8,000 TEU) container ship, collided with Oriental Sunrise, a Panamanian-flagged bulk carrier in position off Qingdao, China.
Regretfully, the bulk carrier sank and 10 of the total 19 seafarers aboard are missing according to the Shandong Maritime Safety Bureau.
|1) Name||HAMBURG BRIDGE|
|4) Crew||All Filipino (number of crew 29)|
|5) Main Spec||LOA 336M Breadth 45.8M 98,747GT|
|6) Management||"K" Line Ship Management Co., Ltd.|
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