March 2012
Kingston, Jamaica

After towlines were disengaged due to rough weather and the engine failure of a contracted tug, the OCEANIC POWER became grounded on a reef off of Kingston. The LPG tanker’s owners contracted RESOLVE to refloat the vessel, grounded by approximately 2,100 tons. In the vessel’s wind and swell exposed position, RESOLVE lightered cargo, de-ballasted water tanks and coordinated the pulling of the vessel concurrently which led to the successful refloating of the OCEANIC POWER.

Tags:
  • Emergency Lightering