DRILLING RIG HIT BY CARGO VESSEL

This is a brief description of an accident in which the jack up drilling rig GLOMAR LABRADOR I was struck between the waterline and the hull by the port bow of the 6,016 gt cargo vessel IRVING FOREST on 23 June 1988. The vessel hit the rig while traveling at speed in good visibility.

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  • Accession Number: 00655911
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM