Main engine damage off Sault STe. Marie
The 'Tecumseh' suffered a failure of its port side main engine off Sault Ste. Marie in position 47 28 42.7 N, 086 32 33.6 W, on Nov 18, 2019, at 6.30 p.m. The vessel continued its voyage to Windsor on its starboard engine to carry out repairs. On Nov 20 at 12.20 p.m. the ship berthed in Detroit.
Engine failure off Sarnia
The 'Tecumseh', coming from Port Colborne and being enroute to Toledo, suffered a failure of its port side main engine in position 41 56 03 N, 082 02 22.2 W, 26 miles east southeast of Leamington, Ontario, on July 27, 2019, arond 9 a.m. The vessel proceeded to Sarnia on its starboard main engine to carry out repairs where it remained stationary on Aug 1.
Problems with pitch propeller
Bulk carrier Tecumseh (18049 gt, built 1973),experienced a problem with the vessel's controllable pitch propeller system in position lat 49 14 07.2N, long 68 07 45.0W, at 2107 hrs, UTC, EDT, Jun 29. The vessel entered Baie-Comeau, Quebec, Canada for repairs.Upload News