Parting of mooring line between shuttle tanker Randgrid and monobuoy resulting in discharge of 12 tonnes of crude oil

Location: Tetney monobuoy, Humber Estuary, England.

Accident Investigation Report: Randgrid

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

randgrid.pdf (473.25 kb)

Summary

Report of the parting of the mooring line between the Tetney buoy and the North Sea Shuttle tanker Randgrid resulting in the discharge of 12 tonnes of crude oil into the Humber Estuary on 20 December 2000.

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