We have learned of an incident involving the vessel “ROBUSTO”, a 2006 built 88,930gt bulk carrier loaded with 163,000 tonnes of iron ore from Narvik in Norway.

The Vessel ran aground at the approach to the Port of Alexandria, Egypt, and was unable to re-float using her own power. Salvage operations have been commenced with Five Oceans Salvage SA under the terms of Lloyd’s Open Form and upon completion of salvage services the Vessel will be docked at El Dekheila, Alexandria for inspections.

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 Salvage securities, arranging surveys, adjusting potential losses or undertaking recovery action, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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