The Oldendorff Carriers vessel Erna Oldendorff (38,613 tdw built 2016) made contact with the Oshima bridge in Japan

22nd October 2018


各位 

Oldendorff Carriers社の本船Erna Oldendorff (GRT25,431トン、2016年建造)が江田島への航行中、大島大橋と接触した事故について、負傷者、海洋汚濁等の報告は現時点ではございません。

弊社では事故発生後速やかに関係する機関及び部署に連絡をとっており、

本船は海上保安庁の指示により安全な係留地に移動しております。

事故原因については調査中ですが、引き続き弊社は海上保安庁に全面的に協力していく所存です。

未だ原因究明中ではございますが、弊社はこの事故の結果、多大なご迷惑を被られたすべての皆さまへあらためてお詫び申し上げます。

 報道関係のお問合せ先

MTI Japan ( ppc )

担当:福嶋

Tel: 03-6809-2680

携帯:090-9305-3478 

ENGLISH TRANSLATION

The Oldendorff Carriers vessel Erna Oldendorff (38,613 tdw built 2016) made contact with the Oshima bridge on her way to Etajima, Japan. No people were hurt and there are no reports of pollution at this time.

Immediately after the incident Oldendorff Carriers informed all relevant authorities and parties.

The vessel is following instructions of the Japanese Coast Guard and has moved to a safe anchorage.

The cause of the accident is still unknown. There is currently an investigation by the Japanese Coast Guard to which Oldendorff Carriers is offering its full cooperation.

Regardless of the full details of the cause of the incident Oldendorff Carriers would like to apologise for the disruption caused to anyone as a result of the unfortunate events.

Contact person

Yoshinori Fukushima

MTI Network Japan

Email: fukushima@ppc-inc.co.jp

Tel: +813 6809 2690