Thursday, November 26, 2015

Haze Goteborg and other Happenings

The cargo ship Hanze Goteborg arrived St. John's today from Bull Arm.  The ship built in 2013 in China is 180 meters long and gross tons of 24,210.
The Maersk Dispatcher arrived today, also the Belle Isle Banker was in as well.
Belle Isle Banker

Maersk Dispatcher

Hanze Goteborg

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Laid up for winter

Three tankers from the Woodward group have arrived Lewisporte for the winter, the Alsterstern, Travestern and Havelstern. The Dorsch and Nanny are currently operating on the Labrador coast.

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Fairlift departs after making delivery

The heavy lift ship Fairlift departed St.John's at 1400hrs bound for the English Channel. The ship arrived to drop a new crane for Oceanex after one of their cranes caught fire in Sept.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

The tuna boats are back

The fall once again brings back the little Japanese tuna boats for supplies and fuel. The Seiko Maru No. 52 shown in the photo getting fuel. At 51 meters and a gross tonnage of 499 and built in 1996, she is quite small.
The Sumiyoshi Maru No 81, was built in 1998, and measures 51 meters and is 499 gross tons
Seiko Maru No. 52

Sumiyoshi Maru No. 81

Seiko Maru No. 52

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.