Bulk carrier Funing, loss of power, near Tauranga Harbour, 6 July 2020
The bulk carrier Funing was in the main channel departing Tauranga harbour when when it’s main Engine shut down. The incident occurred at about 12:30am on 6 July 2020. The vessel dropped anchors and was assisted by Port of Tauranga tug vessels. There was no oil or other pollution, and no injuries to the crew reported. [As initially reported, subject to change, not official findings].
near Tauranga Harbour (-37.616667,176.150000) [may be approximate]