Maersk Line has been working with classification society ABS to increase safety in relation to the stowage of dangerous cargoes following the fatal fire of the Maersk Honam.
As the Maersk Honam finally berths nearly two months after a serious fire on board the vessel Meditterranean Shipping Co (MSC) is charging its customers extra if they want their cargo to reach the final destination.
The fire hit containership Maersk Honam is set to reach anchorage Jebel Ali Port today where hotspots still burning on the vessel will be extinguished.
Four seafarers are now confirmed to have died in the fire onboard the Maersk Honam as the remains of three of four crew missing are found onboard the vessel.
Fighting is continuing on the Maersk Honam, while the 22 surviving crew members evacuated from the burning containership have safely reached shore.
Hopes are fading for the four missing from the fire on Maersk Honam which has left one dead and two others in a critical condition.
A serious fire onboard the ultra-large containership Maersk Honam in the Arabian Sea has left four seafarers missing.