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  • Published: 20 Jun 2024

Swinging load after loss of position

Swinging load after loss of position
Swinging load after loss of position

Description of Incident

During backloading of an empty refrigerated container to a Pipe Supply Vessel (PSV), adverse weather conditions, combined with technical issues and the effect of high thrust wash, resulted in a loss of position of the PSV and an uncontrolled swinging load. There was no damage to equipment and no-one was harmed.

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