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Grounding in Gulf of Finland

The 'Njord' ran aground on May 17, 2018, at 2.50 a.m. in fair weather and good visibility conditions, having 626 containers on board,
in the Gulf of Finland in position 60 03 N 028 20 E, south of Primorsk

The ship had sailed from St. Petersburg on May 16 at 9 p.m.
and was bound to Rotterdam ETA May 20

Attempts to refloat by own means failed
On May 17 the ship was still aground, with no tugs yet nearby

Bron Vesseltracker.com

NJORD
Bouwjaar 1995, imonummer 9123805, grt 6326
Eigenaar Njord Shipping B.V., Sneek / Visser Shipping B.V., Sneek
Gebouwd J.J. Sietas Schiffswerft GmbH & Co. K.G., Hamburg / 1110
LxBxH 132.83 x 18.70 x 9.30 meter
Motor MAK Type 6M601C (580x600) 6600 kW, 18 knoop, roepsein PHKY

Voormalige ELUSIVE van Elusive Shipping B.V., Harlingen / JR Shipping B.V.

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