14,895dwt Chemical/product M/T Frank, suffered machinery problem off Guernsey, Channel Islands, Jan. 28.
Adrift. At sea repairs could not be effected --Belgian salvors, URS Salvage and Towage
Union engaged on Lloyd's Open Form. From our correspondant Cameron Roberts, Esq. (Wed. Feb. 2 2005)
German-owned chemical/products M/T Frank taken in tow Feb. 2 night
after suffering main engine trouble on 28 Jan.
Belgian tug M/V Alphonse Letzer and M/T Frank
expected to arrive at French port of Le Havre Feb. 3 afternoon
under escort of emergency towing vessel M/V Abeille Languedoc.
Year 2000-built M/T Frank carrying 11,000 tons of oil products loaded at Donges,
oil port of Nantes-St Nazaire, for Teesport in the UK. (Wed. Feb. 2 2005pm)