Collision between dry cargo vessel Global Mariner and container vessel Atlantic Crusader resulting in Global Mariner sinking

Location: Orinoco River, Venzuela.

Accident Investigation Report: Global Mariner

Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:

global-mariner.pdf (355.56 kb)


Report on the investigation of the collision and subsequent foundering of Global Mariner at Matanzas, Orinoco River, Venzuela on 2 August 2000.

Published 23 January 2015