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After an oil spill near Brunsbüttel: the Kiel Canal is reopened to shipping

After an oil spill near Brunsbüttel: the Kiel Canal is reopened to shipping. Ships have been able to navigate the canal again since January 3rd, 2023. After one of the worst oil spills in northern [...]

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Kiel Canal Havarie: The unfortunate freighter Meri left Kiel after 3 weeks

Kiel Canal Accident: The unfortunate freighter Meri left Kiel after 3 weeks and is bringing the damaged crane back to Rostock. The cargo ship Meri and the mobile harbor crane left their berth at [...]

Shackleton expedition yacht in the Kiel Canal

Shackleton expedition yacht in the Kiel Canal: The 107 meter long luxury yacht crossed the canal on December 4th, 2022 on its way to Hamburg. And once again a spectacular ship in the Kiel [...]

Cargo ship “Meri” rammed the Holtenau high bridge in the Kiel Canal

Cargo ship "Meri" rams the Holtenau high bridge in the Kiel Canal: On November 30, 2022, in the early hours of the morning, there was an accident in the Kiel Canal a few hundred [...]

Accident in the Kiel Canal: Two cargo ships collided head-on on March 29, 2022

Accident in the Kiel Canal: Two cargo ships collided head-on on March 29, 2022. The canal had to be closed to shipping for several hours. Damage in the Kiel Canal near the Levensau high [...]