The floudering of the Russian bulk carrier, Simushir, is bound to become some sort of benchmark for the debate over tanker safety off the British Columbia coast. It shouldn’t. Here’s why.
Simushir isn’t a supertanker. It’s a bulk carrier. Its manifest does include some bunker oil and some diesel but there’s also mining equipment . . . → Read More: The Disaffected Lib: We Dodged a Bullet – This Time.