Container ship on fire (again)

KMTC Shenzhen:

Maybe something will finally be done to stop the false declaration of cargo that cause a lot of these accidents:

Another container ship fire, but this time in the engine room:

PS> earlier report about the ship being abandoned appears to have been incorrect.
She is now in Colombo:

Old case finally settled:

Major Fire Breaks Out on Maersk Containership in Arabian Sea (


Ship Particulars / IMO 9969065


Name: MAERSK FRANKFURT (effective 2024-05)
IMO Number: IMO 9969065
Flag: Panama (effective 2024-05)
Call sign: 3E5922
MMSI: 352003837
Ship UN Sanction: Not on list
Owning/operating entity under UN Sanction: Not on list


Type: Container Ship (Fully Cellular) (effective 2024-05)
Date of build: 2024-05
Gross tonnage: 57,872


Registered owner: Leo Ocean/Tokei Kaiun (effective 2024-05-30)
IMO Company Number 5595380
Nationality of registration Panama
Address Care of Tokei Kaiun Ltd , 2263-8, Namikata, Namikata-cho, Imabari-shi, Ehime-ken, Japan.
Company status Active

Equasis - ShipInfo Maersk Frankfurt.pdf (302.5 KB)