Marine MO-2018-206

The Alam Seri at Bluff in 2017 (photo: Chris Howell)
The Alam Seri at Bluff in 2017 (photo: Chris Howell)
Bulk carrier Alam Seri, loss of control and contact with seabed, Port of Bluff, 28 November 2018
Status: Current
Occurrence Date: 
28 November 2018
On the evening of 28 November 2018 the Panama-registered bulk carrier Alam Seri was entering the port of Bluff, with harbour pilot on board and two tugs in attendance. Control of the ship was lost and the ship made contact with the seabed.
Location: 
Port of Bluff (-46.5934,168.3494) [may be approximate]