The 120 meter long, 9095 dwt boxship Clipper Gemini allided with the lock wall on the Kiel Canal at Kiel-Holtenau, Germany. The Clipper Gemini was proceeding toward the southern berth in the lock when it struck the wall. The vessel suffered a dent along its forepeak while the fendering along the lock was slightly damaged. No reports of injuries or pollution released. The water police conducted an investigation and allowed the Clipper Gemini to continue on with its voyage to Hamburg.