Ievoli Splendor; Houston Ship Channel, TX
Houston Ship Channel, TX | 2004-Dec-15
Initial Notification: During the night of 15 December 2004, the chemical tanker IEVOLI SPLENDOR collided with a barge resulting in damage to a tank and spilled some 20 to 40 bbls of heavy fuel oil (IFO-180) in the Houston Shipping Channel, closing the channel. The Responsible Party's spill management team proposed that PES-51 spray and wipe technique be applied (chemical cleaning agent).
|Products of concern:||Heavy Fuel Oil (IFO 180)|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||1,680 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||29° 43.09′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||95° 1.66′ West|
|In-Situ Burn:||Unknown/Not applicable|