Freighter adrift off Dutch coast

The freighter Ocean Victory is currently adrift around just off the Dutch beach resort of Zandvoort. According to Dutch media the vessel hit a buoy leaving the port of IJmuiden on Sunday evening. The incident left the buoy chain entangled with the propeller shaft leaving the vessel adrift. The cargo ship is being kept in […]

Car Carrier feared sunk after collision off Dutch coast

A major rescue operation is under way in the North Sea tonight following the a collision between two cargo vessels. The vehicle Carrier Baltic Ace is reported to have sunk. Dutch coastguard helicopters and lifeboats are on the scene and have winched some crew members to safety from the vessels life rafts. The second vessel […]