The fully laden containership, TS TAIPEI, has gone aground in the East China Sea, just north of Taipei, Taiwan, whilst enroute from Keeling to Hong Kong – lat.25.30226: long.121.5776, due to perceived danger to the vessel.
The 21 crew have been air-lifted to safety by the Taiwan Rescue Centre helicopter. TS TAIPEI sails under the Taiwanese flag, was built in 2006 and is grt 15,487.
Our local office is investigating. If you have cargo on board the TS Taipei, W.E.Cox are able to assist you with provision of Salvage and General Average security, and negotiations, as required. We are also able to provide a full Recovery action service.