Freighter Eemsborg news correction
General cargo vessel Eemsborg was mistakenly reported as grounded, wrote Great Lakes and Seaway Shipping. The vessel did lose her engine propulsion while sailing on the Crossover Range but avoided going aground by dropping both anchors. At 1425 LT Oct 2 Eemsborg heaved anchors and moved to the Bay State Anchorage area (near river marker 154), for inspection.
Freighter Eemsborg grounded St. Lawrence river after losing power
General cargo vessel Eemsborg ran aground in St. Lawrence river at around 2200 LT Oct 1 13 after she lost power, reported Great Lakes and Seaway Shipping. Vessel was upbound and passed Crossover Island before mishap, running aground outside channel at Marker 162. During Oct 2 vessel remained grounded, present situation unknown.
General cargo vessel Eemsborg, IMO 9423748, dwt 10750, built 2009, flag Netherlands, manager WAGENBORG SHIPPING BV.