M2017-03 MT Tecoil Polaris (rus) - an investigation into environmental accident

Based on section 2 of the Safety Investigation Act (525/2011), the Accident Investigation Authority decided to initiate an investigation into environmental accident onboard mt Tecoil Polaris in Port of Hamina, on 25 November 2017.

MT Tecoil Polaris got list to the port side while discharging cargo. Some oil leeked from it’s cargotank on to the deck and to the water.

Marine Safety Investigator Ilkka Kervinen has been appointed as the Head of the Investigation Team, the other members being Licentiate of Science (Technology) Olavi Huuska and Naval Architect Niklas Rönnberg. Chief Marine Safety Investigator Risto Haimila acts as the investigator-in-charge of the investigation.

Published 14.12.2017