TSAVLIRIS SALVAGE GROUP - News & Announcements

MV "HIMALAYA" - 2023 May 03

On 26 April 2023, the Motor Vessel "HIMALAYA" (GT 1,523 – DWT 2,583), in ballast, experienced engine failure and sheltered/dropped anchor in the area of Kardamyli/Stoupa, Greece.
On 28 April 2023, Tsavliris despatched their T/B "HERMES" (BHP 2,725 – BP 41) from her salvage station in Patras Port, to the assistance of the casualty. Due to difficulties in heaving up the anchor, it became necessary to cut/buoy the casualty's anchor chain.
On 29 April, towage to Piraeus Port commenced, arriving at destination on 2 May where the vessel was delivered to two port tugs for immediate berthing at Neo Molo Drapetsonas. On 3 May the operation was successfully completed.