The 122 meter long ro-ro passenger ferry Superferry II allided with a pier at Gavrio, Andros Island, Greece. The ferry had arrived from Tinos with 200 passengers when it struck the quay while attempting to berth. The Superferry II sustained damaged to its aft steering compartment and suffered water ingress. No reports of injuries. Passengers were transferred to another ferry and the Superferry II was detained in Gavrio for repairs. No reports of pollution released.
The 1029 dwt Passenger Ship Superferry II collided with the 5250 dwt boxship General Romulo in the waters off Lawis Ledge in Talisay City, Cebu, Philippines. The Superferry II struck the starboard quarter of the General Romulo causing damage to the hull and cargo holds. Some of the containers from the General Romulo fell overboard. The General Romulo dropped anchor while the Superferry II was able to berth at Cebu. The Superferry II had left Nasipit with 520 passengers bound for Cebu. The General Romulo had left Cagayan de Oro City bound for Cebu.
Reports state Superferry II had just resume its Palawan-Manila route on March 7, 2011 from 3 years of suspended operations. No passengers or crewmen were injured on either vessel. The Philippine Maritime Authority will inspect both vessel for seaworthiness.