6,616 dwt asphalt M/T Theodora -- in collision in Elbe Estuary ]
with coaster M/V Bjorn M
due to steering gear failure on April 6 night --
M/T Theodora proceeded to Kiel Canal, after short repair,
M/V Bjorn M brought to Cuxhafen for close survey of damaged wheel house.
From our correspondant Steffen von Arnstedt. (Thurs. April 8 2004)