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.
Fire at Oceanex Terminal
On Sep 14, 2015, smoke and flame erupted at Oceanex terminal in St. John's Dock next to the "Oceanex Connaigra". Emergency crews were called to St. John's harbour in the late afternoon, after smoke and flames were seen coming from a piece of equipment in the area. The cause of the smoke came from a crane that was next to the ship. The fire was contained and no injuries were reported. Report with photos: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/smoke-and-flame-seen-at-oceanex-terminal-in-st-john-s-1.3227826Upload News