This website uses cookies. The website depend on cookies to function properly. The cookie will dissappear as soon as you clear or close your browser. Read more about cookies

Close quarters between fishing vessel and ro-ro-ferry outside Stromstad

S-215/14
Date of occurrence: 2014-11-30

In the fairway from Stromstad a close quarters situation took place between the inbound fishing vessel TITANIA and the outbound ro-ro-ferry BOHUS.

BOHUS was far out on the port side of the fairway. Despite attempts at evasive action the ships came to pass each other at a distance of only a few dozen meters.

SHK has assessed the occurrence as a very serious marine incident.


Chairperson
Mikael Karanikas
Investigator in charge
Jörgen Zachau

Latest investigation updates


2017-06-20 SHK´s assessment of The Swedish Maritime Administration´s response to SHK´s safety recommendations
2017-06-20 Response from The Swedish Maritime Administration to SHK´s safety recommendations
2017-06-20 Summary and recommendations
2015-11-17 Final report
Final report RS2015:10 with summary in English

Print
Investigation started
Fact-finding phase
Stakeholder meeting held
Analyzing phase
External consultation process closed
Final report published
Recommendation handling underway
Recommendation handling closed