Engine trouble in Quebec
The 'Algoma Guardian' suffered engine issues in position 46 53 03 N, 070 56 15 W, about 0,75 nautical miles northwest of Pointe de la Durantaye, Chenal des Grands Voiliers, off Saint-Michel-de-Bellechasse, Quebec, on Sep 17, 2022, at around 11 p.m. EDT. The vessel continued its voyage to Port-Cartier, Quebec, to carry out repair works.
Steering pump issue on St. Lawrence Seaway
The 'Algoma Guardian' suffered a steering gear pump issue in the St. Lawrence Seaway in position 45 19.967 N, 73 54.667 W off Beauharnois on Dec 27, 2021, at 8.40 p.m. The bulk carrier proceeded to the anchorage in Pointe Fortier, Beauharnois Lock, to assess the problem and carry out repairs where it berthed on Dec 28 at 12.50 a.m. After repairs the ship left the Beauharnois Lock on Dec 29 around noon, bound for Comeau Bay, where it arrived on Jan 1, 2022, at 8.50 a.m.
Engine failure in Welland Canal
The "Algoma Guardian" suffered an engine failure while transiting the Welland Canal at St. Catharines, Ontario, in position 43 09 40.9 N, 79 11 41.0 W, on June 2 at 03.45 a.m. The vessel berthed in the canal to carry out repairs. On June 3 at 3.50 p.m. it continued its voyage from Sault Ste. Marie to Montreal where it arrived on June 4 at 11 p.m.Upload News