Thursday, July 19, 2018

A couple new arrivals

Theree were a couple new arrivals this week, the BC Rosairo and Tidwater Enable. The Rosairo was built in 2007, and measures a 138 meters, when she left she headed to Tunisis. The Tidewater Enabler arrived, she will take part in the recovery of oil from the paper boat Manolis L which is leaking oil after it sank back in the 80's, after it left Botwood. (photos were taken by my whife)

Sunday, July 15, 2018

Icebreaker stops by

The Botnica arrived in St. John├Ęs last week for fuel and supplies before heading to Milne Inlet, where she will escort ships in and out through the ice. The ship is 317 feet long and flies the Estonia flag.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Weekend Report

The beautiful yacht Rock It arrived on Saturday morning. The ship was launched in 2014, it measures 198 feet long, and 500 gross tons, and valued at $85,000,000. The Rock It is owned by Jimmy John Liaitaud, owner, founder and chairman of Jimmy John sanwich chain. (wikapedia)

Also arriving on Saturday was the Spanish vessel Aromendi
Another trip to Long Pomd, I was able to see the NACC Quebec

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Local tanker in port

In port for the last week or so, was the Sten Fjord. She just retuned from a winter of working over seas. While in port she had a name changed, it is now the Kivalliq W. The ship left today.


Last weekend's visit to long pond, the Arcadia Desgagnes was in port. The ship was built in 2013 and measures 120 meters long. The ship was aquired by Desgagnes last year.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Cruise ship Aidavita visit

The cruise ship Aidavita arrived yesterday (June 15, 2018) through the fog and cold The ship measures 665 feet and grt 42,289, and passenger capacity of 1,266.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Busy Sunday

This pass Sunday was busy, the Oceanex Sanderling arrived on her weekly visit. The tug Beverly M1 arrived from Clarenville towing the ferry Gallipoli, the Grand Manan V departed after a refit., the small cruise ship Hebridean Sky arrived, as well as Ramform Sterling

Hebridean Sky 

Ramform Sterling 

Beverly m i,  Gallipoli, pilot boat APA1 and Captain Parker

Beverly m 1 

Grand Manan V