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29 June 2000

As M/V Glasgow Maersk "Encounters" Port of Oakland

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M/V Glasgow Maersk

An Unfortune Hit To Her Bows - June 29 2000

As the great container vessal makes Port of Oakland

But This Exact, Unusual Incident Happened

Only 6 Months Before! CLICK HERE

On Thursday morning - June 29th 2000 at 0845 hours the vessel was

attempting to turn in the area in front of the Maersk ContainerTerminal,Oakland

so as to berth port side to the dock and have the vessel facing outbound.

This Was Attempted 6 Months Before CLICK HERE

The Pilot May Have Miscalculated Distances Between Bow & Warf

Part of the the Maersk-Sealand Pacific Coast Services

M/V Glasgow Maersk Was Long Beach For Oakland

M/V Glasgow Maersk convenient tug viewing portal.

Was it the Tug, Pilot or Tide?

M/V Glasgow Maersk will not have much

extra warfage to pay, perhaps only US$100,000

M/V Glasgow Maersk

There were thanks by stevedores whose podiatric toe smashing problems

were at a minimum after the great vessel crashed into the Port of Oakland dock.

Indeed, this same wharf had suffered an identical "Maersk visit" 6 months before!!

How Did The Same Accident Happen At The Same Dock? CLICK HERE

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