General cargo ship BASKOP on Mar 29 contacted by her starboard stern berthed general cargo ship CILEEN M at Marghera Port, Venice, Italy. BASKOP with cargo of soda was maneuvering to berth, while moored CILEEN M was performing cargo operation. BASKOP stern was seriously damaged, see pic.
BASKOP was berthed after accident. Cause of accident unknown, under investigation.
General cargo ship CILEEN M, IMO 8913772, dwt 5020, built 1991, flag Togo, manager INTERNATIONAL MARINE SHIPPING, Egypt.
General cargo ship BASKOP, IMO 9425289, dwt 6058, built 2007, flag Barbados, manager BENJAMIN SHIPPING LTD, Turkey.