Instruct Us
Name Rava
Date 28 May 2021
Year of Build 2017
Casualty type Engine Failure
Vessel Type Ore/Oil - VT COO

* We have been informed that crude oil tanker, RAVA, laden with approximately 90,000 metric tons of oil cargo, experienced engine failure whilst transiting the Istanbul strait on 28th May 2020.

* The vessel subsequently lost power and drifted to shore at Istinye Point. Coastal safety tugs were deployed by the Authorities and the vessel has been towed to a nominated tanker anchorage zone.

* We understand the vessel has been subject to salvage services and it is possible that General Average may arise as a result of this casualty.

* We therefore recommend that you contact us urgently if you are concerned with any cargo on board this vessel and require our assistance so that we can immediately start taking steps to protect your interests.

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