Instruct Us
Name Lagarfoss
Date 27 December 2020
Year of Build 2014
Casualty type Engine Failure
Vessel Type Container Carrier - VT UCC

* It is reported that fully cellular container vessel, LAGARFOSS, experienced a main engine breakdown and became disabled in a position approximately 230 nautical miles off Gardskagi, Iceland, on 27 December 2020, whilst on passage to Halifax, Canada.

* The vessel was later taken under tow by an Icelandic Coast Guard vessel towards Reykjavik, Iceland for inspection and repairs.

* It is possible that General Average / Salvage and Recovery issues may arise as a result of this casualty.

* We therefore recommend that you contact us urgently if you are concerned with any cargo on board this vessel so that we can immediately start taking steps to protect your interests.

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