CCGS Ann Harvey Under Tow Five Days After Grounding

The Canadian Coast Guard buoy tender Ann Harvey began its trek home Monday evening 5 days after running aground off the southern coast of Newfoundland. As of Monday morning, crews were working to complete welding work to repair a small puncture in the ship's stern before her departure from Connaire Bay near Burgeo, NL, where the vessel ran aground on April 1. According to … [Read more...]

Canadian Coast Guard Ship Taking On Water Off Newfoundland

A Canadian Coast Guard buoy tender is taking on water after running aground off the southern coast of Newfoundland. Joint Task Force Atlantic reports that it has sent two Canadian Coast Guard ships - CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent and CCGS Teleost - and three helicopters to assist the CCGS Ann Harvey, which was taking on water after running aground near Burgeo, NL. The rescue … [Read more...]