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SHIP NAME: Frank KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
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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)


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2005 Jannuary Frank Engine problems English Channel The 2000 built 9,950 tonnes deadweight chemical/products carrier "FRANK" became immobilised on 28 January off Guernsey, Channel Islands. Repairs at sea could not be effected and a Lloyd's Open Form contract was awarded to professional Belgian salvors, URS. The URS tug "ALPHONS LETZER" (with the assistance of French salvors, Les Abeille International) towed the vessel into Le Havre as a port of refuge, arriving on 1 February. The Lloyd's Form salvage services were terminated by agreement there.


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