Casualty update – DALI – Refloated

Casualty update - DALI - Refloated

Incident Date:     26th March 2024
Vessel:                  DALI
IMO No.              9697428
Type:                   Fully Cellular Containership
Incident:            Allision with bridge – Refloated

Further to our earlier reports in relation to the above captioned incident wherein Owners and Operators of the DALI, confirmed having declared General Average it has now been reported that the DALI has been successfully re-floated.

Following a lengthy salvage operation, at approximately 6am local time, the DALI was freed and has been moved to Seagirt Marine Terminal at Baltimore Port for further inspection.

Whilst it has not been confirmed when sound containers will be transhipped from the DALI, no cargo will be released until suitable General Average Security has been provided.

In this regard, W.E. Cox have been appointed on behalf of a number of cargo interests and are perfectly positioned to survey damaged cargoes, assist in salvage sale and loss mitigation as well as provide General Average and Salvage Securities.

If you are aware of any involvement in this casualty and W E COX CLAIMS GROUP may be of assistance in any way, including provision of securities, arranging surveys, adjusting any potential losses &/or undertaking recovery action, please do not hesitate to contact us.

As appropriate, please contact:

United Kingdom – Paul Friett
France – Marie-Laure Mirrione
Europe – John Jackson
Hong Kong – Twinnie Lai
Singapore – Paul Sansom
USA – Joshua Gayer
Australia – Niall Orr

If this or future casualty notices should be forwarded to any of your colleagues, we would be pleased to receive their contact details and we will add them to our Client List.


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