01 Feb 2011

Test Passages Downstream from Wednesday onwards

No More Danger of Explosion  

From today, the danger of explosion in all the tanks of the “Waldhof” has been averted. Nitrogen is being continuously introduced into the tanks, forcing out any hydrogen that forms. 

Under these new circumstances, the WSA (Wasser- und Schifffahrtsamt) Bingen has re-evaluated the risk...

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31 Jan 2011

"Waldhof-News" 31.01.2011, 12.15

 Pumping out of the cargo to start on Tuesday

The lower water level of the Rhine now makes it possible to perform drilling on Tank 2 and thus to transfer the acid from this tank, too, into a waiting tank vessel later on.

Tank 1 remains inaccessible for drilling due to the position of the wrecked vessel and the present water level. A...

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30 Jan 2011

Wie geht es weiter mit Tank 1?

30.01.2011 - Die Havarie der „Waldhof" - Ein Sachstandsbericht

Der heutige Sonntag ist der 18. Tag nach der Havarie des Tankmotorschiffs „Waldhof" im Mittelrhein am Fuß der Loreley. Die komplexen Bergungsmaßnahmen sind in eine entscheidende Phase gekommen. Das Bergungsteam der beteiligten Fachleute von BASF,...

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