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.