08.07.2018 - FERRY ""ANNENKOV"" RECEIVED A FRACTURE OF THE HULL IN THE PORT OF KERCH
An emergency occurred on July 7, 2018 at the cargo and passenger terminal of the Crimea in the port of Kerch, when the railroad wagons were unloaded from the ""Annenkov"" ferry, the crew heard a crash of metal on the main deck. According to the State Marine Rescue and Coordination Center of Rosmorrechflot, a sagging of the deck in the area of the 164 frame and folds on the hull was discovered. The flow of water into the engine room was detected. No pollution of the environment there as reported.
Bone fences were installed, diving inspection was carried out. 10 torn holes in the hull in the area of 164 frames from the side to the side were detected. Temporary sealing of the holes was made, water supply decreased, water pumping continued, the vessel emerged.