Typhoon Muifa has partially damaged the jack-up installation vessel Voltaire at Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry’s yard in the city of Nantong in eastern China’s Jiangsu province.

The facility is being built for the Belgian ship owner Jan De Nul Group, which said Typhoon Muifa hit on the night of 14 September with high winds lasting into the early hours causing the vessel to come loose from its moorings. No personnel casualties or injuries were reported.