Catastrophic failure of capacitor in aft harmonic filter room on passenger cruise ship RMS Queen Mary 2

Location: Approaching Barcelona, Spain.

Accident Investigation Report 28/2011

Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:

QM2Report.pdf (4,491.12 kb)

Annexes (5,366.76 kb)

Report on the investigation of the catastrophic failure of a capacitor in the aft harmonic filter room on boardRMS Queen Mary 2 while approaching Barcelona, on 23 September 2010.

Published: 22 December 2011

Published 23 January 2015