Coast Guard imposes intervention on two bulk carriers on Columbia River

Coast Guard imposes intervention on two bulk carriers on Columbia River
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Coast Guard set in motion a detention of the Panama-flagged bulk carriers Atlantic Ruby and Amber L, Feb. 23, 2017, after discovering substandard safety issues while conducting routine Port State Control exams onboard the vessels along the Columbia and Willamette Rivers. The Atlantic Ruby, a 590-foot bulk carrier was boarded in Portland on Feb. 23, after Port State Control Officers...