Missing, oil tanker on fire after collision off China

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Oil tanker ablaze off China at risk of exploding as search and rescue, spill containment efforts continue

- japantimes.co.jp
09 Jan 2018
This handout from the Transport Ministry of China taken on Sunday and released on Monday shows the Chinese firefighting vessel DONGHAIJIU 117 spraying water on the burning oil tanker Sanchi off the coast of eastern China. The Iranian oil tanker ablaze off the Chinese coast is at risk of exploding or sinking, authorities said on Monday, as they reported there was no sign of ...

Oil tanker burning off China's coast at risk of exploding

09 Jan 2018
BEIJING -- An oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a freighter off China's east coast is at risk of exploding and sinking, Chinese state media reported Monday, as authorities from three countries struggled to find its 32 missing crew members and contain oil spewing from the blazing wreck.
- nydailynews.com

Oil tanker ablaze off China's coast is at risk of exploding, say officials

- mojahedin.org
09 Jan 2018
Associated Press, 9 January 2018-- An oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a freighter off China's east coast is at risk of exploding and sinking, Chinese state media reported on Monday, as authorities from three countries searched for 32 missing crew members and contain oil spewing from the blazing wreck.

Rescue crews wrestle to contain China oil tanker fire body of mariner

09 Jan 2018
The Sanchi tanker (IMO:9356608) run by Iran's top oil shipping operator, National Iranian Tanker Co, collided with the CF Crystal (IMO:9497050) on Saturday evening about 160 nautical miles off China's coast near Shanghai and the mouth of the Yangtze River Delta.
- arabnews.com

Iranian oil tanker could explode, see pics

- financialexpress.com
09 Jan 2018
The tanker Sanchi, run by Iran's top oil shipping operator, National Iranian Tanker Co, collided with the CF Crystal, carrying grain from the United States, about 160 nautical miles off China's coast near Shanghai and the mouth of the Yangtze River Delta. (Image: Reuters)

East China Sea oil tanker burns for third day as winds, high waves lash rescuers

09 Jan 2018
The tanker Sanchi (IMO:9356608), run by Iran's top oil shipping operator, National Iranian Tanker Co, collided on Saturday with the CF Crystal (IMO:9497050), carrying grain from the United States, about 160 nautical miles (300 km) off China's coast near Shanghai and the mouth of the Yangtze River Delta.
- yahoo.com

Iranian oil tanker burns for third day as winds, high waves lash rescuers Malay Mail Online

- themalaymailonline.com
09 Jan 2018
Smoke is seen from Panama-registered Sanchi tanker carrying Iranian oil that caught ablaze after it collided with a Chinese freight ship in the East China Sea, in this January 9, 2018 handout picture released by China's Ministry of Transport. -- Reuters pic BEIJING, Jan 9 -- Lashing winds, high waves and toxic gases are hindering dozens of rescue boats struggling to locate ...

Eco disaster looms after oil tanker collides with ship in East China Sea

09 Jan 2018
A tanker carrying Iranian oil and run by the country's top oil shipping operator was ablaze and spewing cargo into the East China Sea on Sunday after colliding with a Chinese bulk ship, leaving its 32 crew members missing, according to the Chinese government.
- smh.com.au

One body found, 31 still missing after oil tanker collision

- nationalpost.com
09 Jan 2018
In this image from video run by China's CCTV shows the Panama-registered tanker "Sanchi" is seen ablaze after a collision with a Hong Kong-registered freighter off China's eastern coast, Monday, Jan. 8, 2017. The U.S. Navy has joined the search for 32 crew members missing from the oil tanker that caught fire after colliding with a bulk freighter off China's east coast. ...

Body found, tanker still on fire after sea collision

09 Jan 2018
An official in Iran's Oil Ministry, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to reporters, said the tanker was owned by the National Iranian Tanker Co. and confirmed that 30 of the tanker's 32 crew members were Iranians. The others are Bangladeshi.
- energynow.ca

Iranian oil tanker burns for third day as winds, high waves lash rescu

- technovp.com
09 Jan 2018
Concerns were growing that the tanker may explode and sink while a flotilla of 13 search and rescue vessels comb a 900-square-nautical-mile (3,100 sq km) area around the ship for the crew. The tanker hit a freight ship on Saturday night in the East China Sea, burst into flames and has been spilling oil.

Iranian Tanker Burns After Collision with Bulk Carrier Off China 32 Missing

09 Jan 2018
By Meng Meng and Josephine Mason BEIJING, Jan 7 (Reuters) - A tanker carrying Iranian oil and run by the country's top oil shipping operator was ablaze and spewing cargo into the East China Sea on Sunday after colliding with a Chinese bulk ship, leaving its 32 crew members missing, the Chinese government said.
- gcaptain.com

Burning Iranian Oil Tanker Off China's Coast In Danger Of Exploding, Sinking

- zerohedge.com
09 Jan 2018
As reported yesterday, the Panama-flagged Sanchi is owned by state-run National Iranian Tanker Co. and departed Assaluyeh port on Dec. 16 for the South Korean port of Daesan. All aboard the CF Crystal, a Hong Kong-registered cargo vessel that was carrying grain from the U.S. to China, were rescued, according to China's Ministry of Transport, which said oil was on the water.

Crews fear massive explosion on burning Iranian oil tanker near China

09 Jan 2018
In this photo provided by Korea Coast Guard, the Panama-registered tanker "Sanchi" is seen ablaze after a collision with a Hong Kong-registered freighter off China's eastern coast Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. The oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast, leaving its entire crew of 32 missing, most of them Iranians, authorities said. ...
- america.cgtn.com

Condensate and Possible Explosion Explained

- news.nationalgeographic.com
09 Jan 2018
An oil tanker carrying 150,000 tons, nearly a million barrels, of a highly combustible substance called condensate caught fire Saturday. The tanker, named SANCHI, flies under a Panamanian flag and weighs more than 85,000 tons, according to the site Maritime Traffic . A statement from the Chinese government reports that the ship was transporting oil-based condensate to ...

Oil Burning on Tanker Off China Could Curb Sea

09 Jan 2018
The Sanchi, which collided with bulk carrier CF Crystal about 160 nautical miles off the coast of Shanghai on Saturday, was at risk of exploding and sinking, as China, South Korea and the U.S. continue to search for the ships crew -- 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis. The body of one sailor was recovered, according to the Coast Guard official.
- bloomberg.com

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- twittertechnews.com
09 Jan 2018
Focusing on these arguments, China International Automotive Finance and Risk Management Summit has been planned on March 22/23 2018 in Shanghai, China. The summit will discuss the development trends of the Chinese automotive finance; it will analyze the innovative development of the automotive supply chain finance, dive deep into the endeavors made upon establishing a ...

Body found, tanker still on fire after sea collision

09 Jan 2018
The tanker was carrying 136,000 metric tons (nearly 1 million barrels) of condensate, a type of gassy, ultra-light oil, when it collided with the Hong Kong-registered freighter CF Crystal. All 21 crew members of the Crystal, which was carrying grain from the United States to China, were rescued, the Chinese ministry said. The Crystal's crew members were all Chinese nationals.
- lacombeexpress.com

Oil tanker burning off China's coast at risk of exploding

- abcnews.go.com
09 Jan 2018
The tanker has operated under five different names since it was built in 2008, according the U.N.-run International Maritime Organization. The IMO listed its registered owner as Hong Kong-based Bright Shipping Ltd., on behalf of the National Iranian Tanker Co., a publicly traded company based in Tehran. The National Iranian Tanker Co. describes itself as operating the ...

Oil tanker burning off China"s coast at risk of exploding

09 Jan 2018
The Panama-registered tanker Sanchi was sailing from Iran to South Korea when it collided late Saturday with the Hong Kong-registered freighter CF Crystal in the East China Sea, 257 kilometers (160 miles) off the coast of Shanghai, China"s Ministry of Transport said.
- thetruth24.net

China vows to find missing crew of Iran oil tanker

- presstv.com
09 Jan 2018
This handout from the Transport Ministry of China taken on January 7, 2018 and released on January 8, 2018, shows the Chinese firefighting vessel "DONGHAIJIU 117" spraying water on the burning oil tanker Sanchi at sea off the coast of eastern China. (Photo by AFP)

Oil tanker at risk of exploding after collision near China

09 Jan 2018
The Panamanian-flagged tanker, the Sanchi, collided with the CF Crystal, a Hong Kong-registered bulk freighter, about 8 p.m. Saturday, when it was 160 nautical miles east of Shanghai. That area of the East China Sea is frequently crossed by ships traveling to China, South Korea, Taiwan, and Japan.
- bostonglobe.com

A Giant Oil Tanker Is On Fire And Could Explode In The East China Sea

- ndtv.com
09 Jan 2018
(Some of the worst spills in history have been even bigger. When the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded off the southern coast of the United States in 2010, it spilled about 210 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. In 1979, the Atlantic Empress and the Aegean Captain collided, resulting in a 90-million-gallon oil spill. A 1991 explosion aboard the tanker ...

A giant oil tanker is on fire and could explode in the South China Sea

09 Jan 2018
(Some of the worst spills in history, however, have been even bigger. When the Deepwater Horizon rig exploded off the southern coast of the United States, it spilled about 210 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. In 1979, the Atlantic Empress and the Aegean Captain collided, resulting in a 90-million-gallon oil spill. A 1991 explosion aboard the tanker ABT ...
- thespec.com

Oil tanker still ablaze three days after collision

- kvia.com
09 Jan 2018
China's Ministry of Transport said Tuesday the tanker "is still on fire, and the rescue and fire monitoring work of SANCHI are still going on." Civilian fishing and "business" vessels were also involved in the search for missing crew members, the statement added.

Oil tanker still ablaze three days after collision off Shanghai coast

09 Jan 2018
Iran's Shana news agency, which focuses on the country's petroleum and energy sectors, reported that the SANCHI was managed by the National Iranian Tanker Company and that its cargo was worth around $60 million. Shana said the oil had been purchased by South Korean customers.
- online.sky1876.com

Weather Hampers Efforts To Put Out Tanker Blaze In East China Sea

- npr.org
09 Jan 2018
China's Ministry of Transport says 10-foot waves, strong winds and rain were all contributing to difficulties in extinguishing the fire and finding the 31 tanker crew members still missing - 29 Iranians and two Bangladeshis. The body of one Iranian crew member was found earlier.

Explosion risk for burning Iranian oil tanker off China coast

09 Jan 2018
The oil tanker has tilted toward the right side after the collision. The 225-meter-long second vessel CF CRYSTAL, carrying 64,000 tonnes of grain from the US, was partly damaged in the collision. It was owned by a Chinese shipping company and was travelling from the United States to Guangdong, China.
- timesofindia.indiatimes.com
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