Tanker IRMA DULCE,
under construction at Maua Shipyard, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, sank by stern at
pier, because of water ingress in engine room and aft peak. It happened at nigh
May 4 or early May 5.
Salvage under way, accident said to be not all
that serious, maybe faulty valve. As of 1700 UTC May 5, the ship said to be
IRMA DULCE, IMO 9548691, dwt 72900, built 2020 (under construction at Maua
Shipyard, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), owner Petrobras