Failure of controllable pitch propeller on general cargo vessel Saffier resulting in contact with berthed tug Svitzer Ferriby

Location: Port of Immingham, England.

Accident Investigation Report 9/2012

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

Saffier.pdf (1,582.38 kb)


MAIB Report on the investigation of the failure of the controllable pitch propeller of the cargo ship Saffier resulting in heavy contact with a berthed tug in Immingham harbour on 25 June 2011.

Published: 10 May 2012

Published 23 January 2015