Failure Event - Netherlands, Ameland - 26 Jul 2023

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Location: Netherlands, Ameland
Setting: Maritime
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Operator / Integrator: Multiple
Application: Electric Vehicles
Installation: Cargo ship
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Event Date: 26 July 2023
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Extent of Damage: Major fire lasting one week, 1 dead
State During Accident: Storage
Description: A cargo ship fire burned for over a week. The crew was evacuated, after 1 death, and the ship was monitored for potential capsizing that could have damaged the nearby UNESCO World Heritage - listed wildlife habitat. The ship was carrying over 3700 new vehicles, with ~500 reported to be EVs. The cause of the fire is unknown.
Source: AP
Additional Resources: AP
Note: Missing values in this table reflect unknowns.

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