Ship With Engine Damage Anchored Off Kiel 

Enroute from Brake, where she had sailed on Oct 6, 2017, to Fredericia the “Ingeborg Pilot” suffered engine failure. The ship berthed in Brunsbüttel on Oct 7.

On Oct 12 at 8.15 a.m. the ship was taken in tow by the tugs “Stein” and “Holtenau” which had been called from Kiel, and pulled through the canal.Ingeborg-Pilot

At 2.40 p.m. the convoy reached Holtenau roads where the vessel dropped anchor. In the early morning of Oct 13 it left Kiel under tow of the tugs “Stein” (IMO: 9241243) and “Kitzeberg” (IMO: 9041150) which pulled the disabled ship to its destination Fredericia with an average speed of about five knots, ETA Oct 13.