Humber Estuary, England | 1983-Sep-28
Initial Notification: Very early on the morning of September 28, 1983, the tanker Sivand grounded on a jetty at the Immingham oil terminal in the Humber Estuary. Cargo tanks ruptured upon impact, and Nigerian Forcados Crude Oil spilled into the Humber River estuary. Keyword: International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation (ITOPF), manual removal, boom, skimmer, vacuum truck, collision..
|Products of concern:||Nigerian Forcados Crude Oil|
|Latitude (approximate):||53° 40.00′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||0° 15.00′ West|
|On-Water Recovery:||Unknown/Not applicable|
|Shoreline Cleanup:||Unknown/Not applicable|
|In-Situ Burn:||Unknown/Not applicable|