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Media advisory

TSB to issue recommendations following investigation into the 2021 fatal sinking of the tug Ingenika

Richmond, British Columbia, 6 March 2023 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news conference to release its investigation report (M21P0030) into the February 2021 sinking of the tug Ingenika in British Columbia, which resulted in the death of two crew members.

When :


Wednesday, 8 March 2023
10:00 a.m. (PST)

Where :


The Westin Bayshore Vancouver
1601 Bayshore Dr.,
Vancouver, BC V6G 2V4

How to participate:

Reporters must register in advance by sending an email to

News conference


Kathy Fox, Chair of the TSB
Clifford Harvey, Director, Investigations - Marine

Live webcast:


The news conference will be webcast live on the TSB YouTube channel.

This event is for media only.

The TSB is an independent agency that investigates air, marine, pipeline, and rail transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-360-4376