Wednesday, October 29, 2008

CCGS TERRY FOX


The Icebreaker Terry Fox as shown approaching St. John's Oct 12, 2008 returning from the Arctic.
The ship spent almost four months there resupplying towns, science work where they would survey the ocean floor and they would also escort shipping through the ice.

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Henry Larsen

The icebreaker Henry Larsen arrived in St. John's this morning, after returning from the Arctic.

Thursday, October 9, 2008

Last Cruise ship of the Season

The last cruise ship of the season arrived in St. John's today Oct 9, 2008, the Saga Ruby arrived this morning and will leave this evening for Southampton. The local news said she brought about 500 passengers to the port.

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.