Sunday, August 31, 2008

Oceanex Avalon

The container ship Oceanex Avalon was in St. John's Today Aug 31, 2008 on a weekly visit from Montreal.

According to a article in Maritime Magazine, about 50% of the goods entering Newfoundland enters the province through Oceanex.

Maersk Detector arrives St. John's

The Supply vessel Maersk Detector arrived back in St. John's Aug 31, 2008 from Aberdeen, see attached photo of her arrival today.

Saturday, August 30, 2008

Stern view of the Eurodam departing St. John's Aug 24, 2008 as she heads out throught the narrows for the open sea.

New Cruise Ship Eurodam Visits St. John's

The Eurodam visited St. John's Aug 24, 2008. This brand new ship made her maiden voyage July 5, 2008. Built in Italy she measures 935 feet and has a gross tonnage of 86,700.

Another tug for dry-dock

 The Atlantic Cedar shown on dry dock getting a new paint job. The tug is 30.8 meters long, gtoss tonnage 400, and built in 2005.