German freighters contact in Brunsbuettel

General cargo ship ANOUK while moving out contacted moored container ship NEUENFELDE at Northern Lock, Brunsbuettel, Kiel Canal, at around 1500 LT Jul 3. Both ships sustained superficial damages, and were cleared to resume their voyages after police check. Both ships were transiting Canal in northern direction: ANOUK en route to Denmark, NEUENFELDE en route to Kaliningrad.
Container ship NEUENFELDE, IMO 9231846, dwt 11390, capacity 868 TEU, built 2001, flag Antigua, manager BARTELS REEDEREI (EQUASIS).
General cargo ship ANOUK, IMO 9196266, dwt 3171, built 2001, flag Germany, manager ATR LANDHANDEL GMBH & CO KG (EQUASIS).





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