Engine cooling system leak
The "Orasund", en route from Porsgrunn to Seville, suffered a water leak in the engine cooling system in position 049 50 42.0 N, 003 30 30.0 W, on June 2, 2019, at 08.45 a.m. The crew managed to rectify the damage, and the tanker resumed its voyage to Spain with an ETA as of June 5.
Blackout in Kiel Canal
Enroute from Soby to Hamburg the "Orasund" suffered an engine blackout during the westbound transit of the Kiel Canal and was disabled near the Levensau bridge on Nov 10, 2017, around 2.30 p.m. The tug "Stein" was called from Kiel to assist the ship which meanwhile has resumed the voyage to Brunsbüttel after the tug joined. The tanker dropped anchor on the South Anchorage of Brunsbüttel after completing the canal transit at 4.25 a.m., On Nov 11 at 1.15. she continued the voyage to Hamburg where she berthed at NHG-ADM in the Köhlbrand on Nov 12 at 9.30 p.m.Upload News