Sten Fjord (2016)

LOCATION: Rankin Inlet, Nunavut

Case number: 120-694

On July 14, 2016, CBC reported that while unloading gasoline in the northern community fuel tanks at Rankin Inlet the Tanker Sten Fjord spilled some product from the resupply hose as a result of a small boat colliding with the resupply hose. Containment measures and cleanup actions were commenced immediately. The hose line was repaired and resupply continued. The polluter engaged the response organization. Coast Guard advised that they will not be submitting a claim to the Fund. This report file remains open.