Collision while at anchor

Maltese-flagged LNG tanker, ASEEMcollided with the anchored Hong Kong-flagged VLCC tanker SHINYO OCEAN in the evening of March the 24th at FujairahAnchorage, UAE.

LNG Carrier Aseem Collides with VLCC Shinyo Ocean off Fujairah (Video)

The incident occurred at approximately 20:05 UTC on Mar 24,2019. Reportedly, the Aseem was on its way to Qatargas’ Ras Laffan terminal when it collided with the Shinyo.

As a result of the collision, both ships suffered extensive hull breaches along their bow.