Container ship CSAV Recife resumed voyage after breakdown

Container ship CSAV Recife suffered engine failure and started to drift on Feb 6 in Celtic sea due to fuel pump or pumps failure. Vessel was en route from Northern Europe to Central/South Americas. Problem was partially fixed, at a speed of some 6 knots vessel managed to get to Brest, arriving on Brest anchorage on Feb 8, with the escort of salvage tug Abeille Bourbon. Vessel fixed the pumps and resumed voyage, in the morning Feb 11 she was sailing in the Atlantic west of Azores, ETA Dominican Republic Feb 16.

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