Tags : Barge


Barge carrying wind turbine towers sinks in Chao Phraya

PATHUM THANI: Salvage experts are planning how best to raise a large barge and its cargo of wind turbine towers that sank in the Chao Phraya River, about 300 metres from the Nuan Chawi Bridge, in Muang district on Monday afternoon. Somkiat Kosikrainiramol, director of the marine department regional office in Nonthaburi, said the barge […]Read More


Barge sinks off Phuket, no fatalities or injuries reported

PHUKET: A barge carrying a crane sank off the south coast of Phuket yesterday afternoon with no fatalities or injuries to those on board being reported. At 3pm yesterday (May 16), Phuket Marine Office 5 received information that the Thai barge “Tanyongpuyu” weighing 107.85 ton and carrying a crane had sunk approximately one nautical mile […]Read More


No casualties as barge sinks in Chao Phraya river

A barge carrying a backhoe sank early yesterday in the middle of Chao Phraya River in Samut Prakan’s Phra Pradaeng district. There were no casualties. The accident happened 40 metres off the Phuchao Saming Prai shore of Wat Laem about half an hour past midnight. Read more: The Nation By The NationRead More