Sharden ferry accidents and incidents

Sharden ferry cruise ship
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Cabins
258

Length (LOA)
214 m / 702 ft

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CruiseMapper's Sharden ferry cruise ship accidents, incidents and law news reports relate to a 2908-passenger vessel owned by TIRRENIA (Ferries). Our Sharden ferry accidents page contains reports made by using official data from renown online news media sources, US Coast Guard and Wikipedia.

Here are also reported latest updates on cruise law news related to ashore and shipboard crimes still investigated by the police. Among those could be arrests, filed lawsuits against the shipowner / cruise line company, charges and fines, grievances, settled / withdrawn legal actions, lost cases, Norovirus, etc.

  • pier collision/allision -- 2012 (Civitavecchia)
  • ship collision - 2016 (with GNV Excelsior in Genoa)
  • deaths – 2016
DateAccident
  15 November 2016Crew / Passenger Deaths

On November 15, 2016, the body of a male passenger (of German origin) was found inside the ship (in a ventilation shaft). The man was reported missing for over 2 months.

  13 July 2016Ship Collision / Allision

On July 13, 2016, while maneuvering in Genoa harbour, the ship collided with the ferry GNV Excelsior. The accident was due to strong winds (up to 45 kph / 30 mph). Both ferries suffered only minor damage.

  03 February 2012Ship Collision / Allision

On February 3, 2012, at ~11:30 pm, while leaving Port Civitavecchia (Rome) for Olbia (Sardinia), the ship struck the harbor's breakwater. The accident was due to strong winds and blizzard (reduced visibility). The collision resulted in above waterline hull hole (approx 30 m / 100 ft long gash). The ferry was carrying a total of 262 passengers plus 53 crew. No injuries were reported.

Note: Actually, this type of marine accidents is called “allision” (striking a fixed object) as opposed to “collision” (striking another vessel).

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