Casualty Update – FREMANTLE HIGHWAY – Fire

Casualty Update - FREMANTLE HIGHWAY - Fire

Incident Date:    26th July 2023

Vessel:                FREMANTLE HIGHWAY

IMO No.             9667344

Type:                   Car carrier

Incident:             Fire

We understand that a salvage vessel has managed to establish an emergency connection with the car carrier, FREMANTILE HIGHWAY, which is reportedly in controlled position. According to the Coast Guard spokesman, the emergency connection is necessary to maintain control over where the vessel is going. We have been advised that an LOF salvage agreement has been signed between Owners and Smit/Multrahsip for the salvage of the vessel.

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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