Report 456491

 

Defects/issues identified:

No 1 crane luffing brake not holding. It was adjusted several times but did not fix the problem. Crane was not used after that.

Port: Newcastle Stevedores, Newcastle

 

Ship Name: Corvus

 

Type of vessel/cargo: Bulk soybean

 

When the vessel arrived in port: 2014/07/12 19:19

 

Previous deficiencies/issues: No, first time we have been on this ship

 

Vessel is headed to an onward port: Geelong

 

Actions Taken: Safety report lodged with company.