THE STENA BLUE SKY WAS AWARDED FOR RESCUE OPERATION BY THE CHAMBER OF SHIPPING OF AMERICA

The award was recently received for professional seamanship and conduct when the Stena Blue Sky conducted a rescue operation. It concerned a fisherman who was rescued from his capsized boat in the waters of North Korea and Japan on October 26, 2017.

”There are international laws governing these events and for us it’s only natural to act according to them. But it’s never-theless rewarding and important that it’s noted – as in this case by the Chamber of Shipping of America. I would also like to take the opportunity to express my appreciation to our crew aboard for acting professionally and in line with our expectations in this situation,” comments Erik Hånell, CEO Stena Bulk.

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