Engine trouble in Quebec
The 'Oceanex Connaigra', coming from St. John's, suffered a failure of its starboard main engine in the sector of Haut-fond Prince, Quebec, in position 48 06 04.4 N, 069 35 04.3 W, on Feb 12, 2021, at 03.35 a.m. The vessel continued its voyage at a reduced speed using the port side main engine. On Feb 13 she berthed in Montreal.
Engine failure off Neuville
The 'Oceanex Connaigra' suffered a failure of its port side main engine off Neuville, Quebec,in position 46 41 04.4 N, 071 33 57.2 W, on April 2, 2020, around 8 p.m. The ship continued the voyage from St. John's to Montreal on its starboard engine. Repairs were carried out and the ship berthed in Montreal on Aril 3.
Fire in cargo hold
The "Oceanex Connaigra" suffered a fire in a cargo hold on the St. Lawrence River near Becancour, Quebec, in position 46 22.798 N, 072 26.856 W, on Aug 16, 2018, at 10.30 p.m. The vessel berthed at Trois-Rivieres on Aug 17 at 5.30 a.m., and the local fire brigade boarded the vessel to extinguish the fire. The bulkcarrier continued the voyage to Montreal at 10.16 a.m.Upload News