HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has designated the Mediterranean Shipping Company and others as events of curiosity in an investigation right into a vessel that was decided to be the supply of an offshore pipeline leak in Southern California.
Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board marine casualty investigators boarded a container ship, MSC DANIT, on Saturday within the Port of Long Beach that was concerned in a January anchor-dragging incident found to be the supply of the spill off Huntington Beach on Oct. 2, in line with Lt. Cmdr. Braden Rostad.
The designation introduced in a press release on Saturday names ship operator Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. and ship proprietor Dordellas Finance Corporation.
It gives the proprietor and operator of MSC DANIT the chance to be represented by counsel, to look at and cross-examine witnesses and to name witnesses related to the investigation, the assertion mentioned.
An investigation into the spill, which incorporates a number of pipeline eventualities and extra vessels, is ongoing.
Show Full Article
© Copyright 2021 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This materials might not be revealed, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.