The Coast Guard detains a 579-foot motor vessel for safety violations

 The Coast Guard detains a 579-foot motor vessel for safety violations
PORTLAND, Ore. ─ The Coast Guard detained the 579-foot motor vessel Strategic Synergy, Tuesday, requiring the vessel to remain in Portland until numerous safety violations are corrected by the ship’s crew. The Strategic Synergy, owned by SBC Synergy PTE. LTD., intends to load grain in Portland and will depart for Ecuador after the safety violations have been met. Port State Control Officers from...