Freighter Zircon ran aground on the Azov-Don sea channel Ship "Zircon" (shipowner Kama River Shipping) with 4153 tons of barley on board ran aground on the Azov-Don Sea Canal November 18, 2012. According to the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of Ministry of Transport of Russia there were nor hit, damage, oil spills, no interference with navigation. The vessel expects rising waters and tugboats to refloat. Source: http://portnews.ru/news/149428/
Accidents October 28, 2012 Freighter Amurskaya missing in Okhotsk sea Freighter Amurskaya was missing of the m/v Amurskoye in Okhotsk sea, in Shantar islands area, referring to Emergency Agency and MRCC Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. According to news, the EPIRB of the vessel issued distress signal in the daytime Oct 28, there are 11 passengers on board and unknown number of crew. As of 22:00 UTC October 26 freighter was off Shantar islands in position 55 00 N 135 23E, fishing vessel at that time was in position 52 30N 156 14E, some 660 miles from the area of alleged disappearance. General cargo vessel Amurskaya IMO 7313614, dwt 611, built 1973, flag Russia. F/v Amurskoye IMO 9075840, displacement 2829 tons, built 1992, flag Russia.
Accidents October 28, 2012 Korean refrigerator Tu Ru Bong-1 ran aground in the mouth of the Tumanghan river (Primorye) Korean refrigerator Tu Ru Bong-1 ran aground at the mouth of the Tumanghan River on the border of Russia and the DPRK (Primorye) October 28, 2012. According to the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (GMSKTS) Russian Ministry of Transport, at the request of the authorities, the DPRK has sent the ship to the border of Russia to evacuate the ship crew. The emergency ship slipped nose aground afloat aft. No oil spill reported. The crew refused to evacuate. Source: http://portnews.ru/news/148003/
Accidents: October 29, 2012 The ship ran aground on the River Don The ship ""Dolphin"" (flag of Moldova, the shipowner ""EHL Shipping"") had conflict with the oncoming ship out for a red curb and ran aground at 3184.3 km of the river Don (Azov roll). As said in the report of the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of the Ministry of Transport of Russia, the ship was enroute the passage Rostov-on-Don - Kerch. No one was injured, the fairway was not blocked, no leakage found. Tere is no oil spill. The tug boat was sent for aid. Source: http://portnews.ru/news/147974/
Accidents: October 29, 2012 The vessel was damaged allegedly on the White Sea Canal Ship ""STK-1016"" (shipowner - LLC ""EC Shipping""), coming from the ballast from Segezha in Kodach-guba went for the fairway and ran aground near the lighthouse Bom (Vyg lake 1219.1 BBK ). As was said in the report of the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of the Ministry of Transport of Russia, the ship was supposedly holed in one and two ballast tanks. No one was injured, no oil spill. There were taken appropriate means to protect the ship afloat by pumping ballast. The emergency tug ""Storm"" was sent to the ship. Source: http://portnews.ru/news/147973/

Fire on board of trawler Okhotnik, Vladivostok

December 22, 2012

Fire erupted on board of trawler Okhotnik berthed in Vladivostok port, on Dec 23. Emergency service received an emergency call at around 06:40 LT. 5 crew were on board, they left the vessel, 1 of them was hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning. City fire fighting teams arrived to the scene, fire reportedly, covers the area of some 20 sq meters. No other details available. Vessel presumably is in a lay up, being docked in Vladivostok at least from the end of October.

Trawler Okhotsk IMO 8325690, displacement 2472 tons, built 1983, flag Russia, owner SEIL Co., Nakhodka.
Fire on board of trawler Okhotnik, Vladivostok  -  December 22, 2012

Fire erupted on board of trawler Okhotnik berthed in Vladivostok port, on Dec 23. Emergency service received an emergency call at around 06:40 LT. 5 crew were on board, they left the vessel, 1 of them was hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning. City fire fighting teams arrived to the scene, fire reportedly, covers the area of some 20 sq meters. No other details available. Vessel presumably is in a lay up, being docked in Vladivostok at least from the end of October. Trawler Okhotsk IMO 8325690, displacement 2472 tons, built 1983, flag Russia, owner SEIL Co., Nakhodka.