A shipbreaking lot in Gadani, Pakistan was recently shut down after a massive fire erupted on tanker vessel ACES. The oil tanker is the same one that just a year ago killed 31 workers and gravely injured 58 when an explosion occured.
No one was injured in the fire Thursday, reports NGO Shipbreaking Platform. Following the tragic accident last year, the ship has been left untouched at the yard until Pakistani authorities last week cleared the continued dismantling of the vessel.
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