Global News Today Showed the following Images from Irving Shipbuilding of the First AOPS Under Construction.
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Noon Hour Traffic
Jones Tide returns
British Merlin Arrives – Svitzer Nerthus gets a Job
The Disabled Tanker British Merlin arrived after midnight this morning, and took to anchorage 1. She was towed to port by Maersk Cutter, and Helped to Anchor by Altantic Oak and Willow.
Once she took up anchor, Svitzer Nerthus went along side to provide propulsion if needed.
British Merlin suffered from an engine failure enroute from Whiffen Head NL to Philidephia.
Goodwood and Tosca
The MSC Monica Grounded Thursday in the St.Lawrence between Trois Rivers and Quebec. Sailing from Montreal for Saint John New Brunswick, She apparentl suffered from a Rudder failure and drifted off course.
She was refloated, by tugs OCEAN TUNDRA, OCEAN BRAVO, and OCEAN ROSS GAUDRAULT and tied up in Quebec Yesterday.
The Oil tanker British Merlin, suffered an Engine failure sailing form Whiffen Head NL to Philadelphia PA. She is currently under tow by the Anchor Handling tug Maersk Cutter, and is due in Halifax tomorrow.
British Merlin is Owned by BP and has British registry. More to follow on both these stories.