General cargo vessel Kapitan Matveev suffered engine failure at 13:15 LT on July 30, 2012 in Haydarpasa area, Istanbul Strait, enroute from Istanbul to Azov, Russia. Tugs were sent to a distressed vessel, and at 14:18 LTvessel was anchored at Yenikapi road, Marmara sea.


General cargo vessel Kapitan Matveev IMO 8951396, dwt 3197, built 1987, flag Russia, manager BSBS, Moscow.

Pleasure boat and cargo ship ""Kelarvi"" (owner of CJSC ""Onegoship"") collided on the Neva River in St. Petersburg, in front of the Summer Garden. According to the ""IAA"", the head of the North-West Management Gosmorrechnadzora Dmitry Atlashkin, the incident occurred at night on August 1, 2012. As a result of collisions the pleasure boat was holed and sank. According to the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of the Ministry of Transport of Russia, were evacuated 13 passengers and 2 crew members. The ship ""Kelarvi"" was in ballast enroute Vytegra and collided with a private river craft ""Rossi"" in the passage near the Fontanka River Raid. The Pleasure craft fell into the blind spot, being in the channel. ""Kelarvi"" was sent to raid of Ust-Slavyanka to ascertain the circumstances of the accident. No delays in the passage of vessels along the Neva.

Tanker Volgoneft-102 ran aground on the 1095 kilometer mark of river Svir on August 12, 2012 while anchoring, stranding off channel. No damages and leaks reported, traffic not affected. Salvage is under way.


Tanker Volgoneft-102 IMO 8888769, dwt 4768, built 1971, flag Russia, manager BashkVolgoTanker Co.

Tanker Lakhta suffered a blackout while heaving an anchor on Kumzhenskiy Road, the 3148.5th kilometer mark of the river Don, Russia, and allided with anchored tanker Volgoneft-122, on August 13, 2012. Lakhta suffered a breach in starboard bow area above the waterline, tanker Volgoneft-122 suffered dented railings. No leaks reported, traffic not affected.


Tanker Lakhta IMO 8935770, dwt 3742, built 1988, flag Russia, manager Azov-Trans Terminal.

At the 5th km of ducts of the Vartovsk Ob (1690 km of the Ob River) near the pier JSC "" Holding Company"" San Salvador "" sinking ship"" Sergei Yangolenko ""( Omsk home port, the shipowner JSC ""San Salvador "" Nizhnevartovsk). According to the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of Transport of Russia, the ship was not operated since 2008 and is located on the cold sludge without crew. On the ice in the flooding, there are small oil stains. The Ice drift to begin.

On the m/v ""Nakhodka"" (home port of Taganrog, Russia flag, crew 11, all citizens of Russia), anchored at a port of unloading grain in Amaliapoli (Greece), an explosion and fire occurred in the forward. According to the State Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre of Transport of Russia, the fire was stopped and extinguished by the fire service of two gungs. The both Chief engineer and the third mechanic of the vessel suffered burns of the 3rd degree. Injured taken to the medical center and were assisted. No living threat. Seaworthiness is not broken, there is no pollution. Investigation started.