Container ship MENTARI CRYSTAL capsized with her starboard resting on bottom along pier at Teluk Lamong Terminal, Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, at night Nov 15.
There were 137 containers on board at the time of an accident, understood crew are safe.
The ship most probably, became highly unstable due to faulty ballasting and containers stowage.
Containers recovery operation was launched, but no more details are available at the moment, as of morning Nov 17.
Video shows the moment the cargo ship MV Mentari Crystal capsized and partially sank at the Teluk Lamong Terminal at the Port of Tanjung Perak in Indonesia on November 16, 2020. Port officials said container operations have returned to normal following the incident and no crew members were injured in the incident. The cause of the accident was not immediately clear.
Name: MENTARI CRYSTAL
Vessel Type - Generic: Cargo
Vessel Type - Detailed: General Cargo
Flag: Indonesia [ID]
Gross Tonnage: 2725
Summer DWT: 3328 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 84.57 x 15 m
Year Built: 1992
Home Port: SURABAJA