Instruct Us
Name Optima
Date 16 December 2022
Year of Build 2000
Casualty type Engine Failure
Vessel Type General Cargo - VT GGC

* We have received reports that general cargo vessel, OPTIMA, experienced an engine failure, whilst navigating in a position off Cadiz on 16 December 2022.

* The vessel was later taken under tow by a nearby tug to Cadiz port, where the convoy safely arrived on 17 December 2022.

* It is reported that OPTIMA currently remains moored at Cadiz.

* It is possible that General Average / Salvage and associated recovery issues may arise as a result of this casualty.

* We therefore recommend that you contact us if you are concerned with any cargo on board this vessel so that we can immediately start taking steps to protect your interests.