King Arthur (2016)

LOCATION: Squamish, British Columbia

Case number: 120-689

On April 14, 2016, the CCG advised the Administrator of a pollution incident report involving the barge King Arthur in Squamish, British Columbia. The CCG issued a “Notice” to the owner, to remove pollutants from the barge. In addition, CCG hired AMIX Marine Services to evaluate the current condition of the barge and as well engaged a marine surveyor to assess and report on the condition of the barge. Keystone Environmental was hired to take pollution samples from the barge for analysis. Transport Canada Marine Safety attended the scene and WCMRC was contracted to provide additional resources on standby.

The Administrator engaged a professional locator service to complete a locate and asset search of the vessel owner. A claim has not been received and the file remains open.