MISLE Activity Number: 2856778
Originating Unit: Sector New Orleans
MISLE Activity Owner: Commandant (CG-5453)
MISLE Activity Controller: Commandant (CG-5453)
MISLE Case Number:
I. INCIDENT BRIEF
On 14 January 2007, Maltese tankship HESNES experienced a power irregularity
while upbound in the Lower Mississippi River IVO MM 84.5
when the engine order telegraph malfunctioned.
The engine control room was unable to receive proper signals from the helm.
The synchromotor controlling the engine order telegraph was cleaned and adjusted,
class tested and found sat and restriction was rescinded.
No pollution or injuries occurred.