Wednesday, 27 August 2014

Crane Breaks Off Bulk Carrier, Falls into Cargo Hold [IMAGES]

Image: TSB
Image: TSB
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating an incident this week involving the failure of a crane on board the bulk carrier Seapace while at the port of  B├ęcancour, Quebec.
According to the TSB, one of the cranes on board the vessel failed and fell into the cargo hold.  The crane operator suffered a broken ankle as a result of the incident.
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M/V Seapace, image: TSB Canada
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M/V Seapace, sans forward crane. Image: TSB Canada

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