Coast Guard fines vessel for unreported hazardous conditions in Portland, Oregon

Coast Guard fines vessel for unreported hazardous conditions in Portland, Oregon
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard issued a $5,000 notice of violation to the Liberian flagged cargo ship Ken Cape for failure to report a hazardous condition on board the vessel. During a port state control examination of the 609-foot vessel, Coast Guard vessel inspectors from Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Portland, discovered approximately 120,000 gallons of ballast water and heavy fuel oil that...