Photo: Manuel Hernández Lafuente
HS Colon, which operates in the MPS service, has been shifted to the closest lay-by berth for investigation of the full extent of the damage. Initially, it has been estimated that the repair works are about to take at least ten days.
Hamburg Süd and Hapag-Lloyd confirmed that the power supply of all reefer containers was safeguarded.
HS Colon (IMO number 9248083 and MMSI 636090764) was build in 2002. The 266-meter vessel has a deadweight of 58,399 tons.