Marine safety issues and actions

Ventilation closedown

Issue number: MO-2014-008-SI-02
Who it affects: All persons responsible for the maintenance of equipment
Issue owner: Korea Leading Company of Ship Management (KLCSM)
Transport function: Marine: Shipboard operations
Background: Investigation Report 312-MO-2014-008
Issue release date: 20 April 2016
Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Issue status justification:

Proactive safety action take

Safety issue description

The maintenance of the opening/closing arrangements for Marigold’s engine room fire dampers, ventilators and other openings was inadequate. A number of these could not be closed, resulting in the inability to seal the engine room to contain and suppress the fire.

Last update 20 April 2016