Turbocharger trouble in the Northsea
The 'Transamerica; en route from Ceuta to Eemshaven with a cargo of 12000 tonnes of wire rod in coils and 20 crew members on board, suffered a problem with the turbocharger in pos. 51 55 45.0 N, 002 34 57.0 E on May 26, 2023, at 06.20 a.m. UTC. The vessel experienced the issue in the Dutch SRR and later drifted into the United Kingdom SRR. After the repairs were finished, the vessel resumed sailing with a maximum speed of six-seven knots and moored in pos. 53° 38.06' N 006° 09.46' E on May 28 at 11.50 a.m.
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