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SHIP NAME: Petrovsk KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source OTTO
type A
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material
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It is suspected that the 2004-built, 106,499 dwt crude oil tanker Petrovsk dragged its anchor across a pipeline while anchored for lightering in the Gulf Of Mexico. The pipeline was ruptured causing the leakingof an estiamted 44,500 gallons of crude oil. The pipeline was shut down after ruptuing but continued to leak about 500 gallons per day until divers managed to seal it on 1 January.


source CTX
type D
volume 160000l
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Right now the only way we have of handling this is to call it an allision.