Second Round of Cargo Smouldering on board MV Liangchow(marine crane manufacturer;offshore crane manufacturer)

- Oct 18, 2018-

fire-4-659x500As a result, the ship’s crew issued another call for assistance to New Zealand’s firefighters in the early hours of October 17, 2018.

“There were no injuries to any crew members and no damage to the vessel. The vessel’s emergency response was activated immediately upon discovery of smoke and the crew sprayed the cargo with water, fire crew were called to attendance as a precaution until the situation was brought under control,” the company said in a statement.

“Discharge operations have since recommenced and CNCo is investigating the cause of the incident.”

This follows a similar instance of smouldering that occurred on Monday morning, October 15. 

The local fire department managed to contain the smuldering, preventing it from spreading and damaging the ship. The ship’s crew members took over further operation on cooling down the cargo and transporting it offsite.

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Marine Capstan refers to the capstan with a warping head installed on deck of a ship mainly used for ship anchoring, mooring, weights pulling and so on. According to power type, there are mainly electric marine capstan, hydraulic marine capstan, manual marine capstan, pneumatic marine capstan and gas powered capstan winch; according to material of the marine capstan, there are cast iron galvanized capstan, stainless steel capstan, aluminum capstan and bronze capstan; according to shaft center line orientation, there are vertical marine capstan and horizontal marine capstan, vertical capstan is installed on deck with part of the capstan above the deck and other parts are below the deck; horizontal capstan is mounted above the deck. The power drives the drum to rotate to wind rope, cable or chain during anchorage or mooring operations. The torque transmission gear can be set in the warping head.

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