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SHIP NAME: Bow Prima KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source OTTO
type A
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The 1987 built, 46,454 dwt chem and oil carrier Bow Prima experienced engine problems and was towed to Houston by tugs on the 24th of August. She is still anchored off the coast of Houston where she will remain for several weeks while engine repairs are effected.


source CTX
type C
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Must have been something pretty major. This Odfjell ship has had other problems with the USCG. In 2006-05-25 she was kicked out of Houston for releasing benzene vapours.