Laker breached in allision
The 'Kaministiqua' allided with the canal edge at Beauharnois on the St. Lawrence River, below Montreal, in the morning of Nov 27, 2019, while proceeding downstream. The accident happened when the laker was bypassing an oncoming ship. A ballast tank was breached with an ensuing ballast water leakage. She was berthed at Beauharnois after the accident at 9.15 a.m.
Propulsion failure on Lake Superior
The 'Kaministiqua' suffered a propulsion failure on Lake Superior, Ontario, in position 48 09 18N, 087 51 43.2W, on Sep 20, 2019, at 3 p.m. The vessel drifted until the crew carried out repairs and then resumed its voyage towards Thunder Bay, where it arrived on Sep 21 at 2 a.m.
Loss of electrical power in Sorel
The 'Kaministiqua' suffered a loss of electrical power while alongside at section 14 of the Port of Sorel, Quebec, due to a failure in the sea water cooling system of the vessel's main generators in position 46 02.943 N, 073 07.008 W, on Aug 27, 2019, at 8.30 p.m. The shup left Sorel on Aug 31 and headed to Montreal.Upload News