2002 Obo Venture Engine problems off South Africa
The vessel sustained main engine problems on or about 29th June
about 25 miles off South Africa while on a voyage from Fujjairah bound for the US
and laden with about 59,000mts of unleaded gasoline.
Smit Marine South Africa (Pty) provided services under LOF 2000 by their tug "Wolraad Woltemade"
bringing the casualty into Cape Town on 2 July.