BOW FAVOUR (Norway ISR, 23190gt, Odfjell) had main engine breakdown,
with major damage caused to the crankshaft
where three out of seven cylinders
in which the crankshaft webs are twisted on the pin,
causing off-align crankwebs/crankpins.
Cause of the damage is very likely to be main engine overspeed.
The vessel was towed towards Dubai and cargo to be transhipped. 21-Feb-2007.