Monday, April 23, 2018

Lewisporte visit, then St. John's

A recent visit to Lewisporte I photographed the Beaumont Hamel undergoing maintenance, then back to the harbour the navy tug Glenside arrived here today towing the HMCS Goose Bay, also theAtlantic Kingfisher departed.

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

The MV Venture Sea arrivies

The supply ship Venture Sea arrived today from Halifax. Built in 1998 and is 73 meters long, it is small compared to supply ships today, and this is the only ship I have seen MV printed on the bow.

Monday, March 26, 2018

Troms Sirius

The supply vessel Troms Sirius arrived St. John's Sunday evening and tied up to take fuel. The ship was built in 2012, its Canadian flagged, and will be heading to Nova Scotia when the rig West Aquarius is moved there.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Big Lft

The Big Lift ship Transporter arrived in St. John's last night Mar 12, 2018, with what looks like a dock gate, or parts of a gantry crane. TThe ship was built in 1999 and is a little over 100 meters long, and a gross tonnage of 6,714.

Sunday Afternoon Visit

The Maria Desgagnes made a brief stop in St. John's. The ship was built in 1999 in China. She measures 120 meters, and gros tons of 8848.

Saturday, March 3, 2018

Undergoing Maintenance and at anchor

I'm a little late posting, but here are some photos from last weekend out in Comception Bay South. The ferry Legionnaire is out in Long Pond undergoing repairs and maintenance, the other photo shows the tankers Minerva Anna wating to get into Holyrood and Beothuk Spirit waiting to go back offshore.

Minerva Anna

Beothuk Spirrit

Monday, January 29, 2018

Fresh coat of paint

The Atlantic Kingfisher came out of dry-dock late last week with a fresh coat of paint, Other work was completed, but only the paint was visible.