Sunday, September 29, 2019

Oceanex Sanderling shifts berth

The Oceanex Sanderling shifting to pier 24 today to take on fuel. This is the first time I seen this. They never use to take fuel here.

Also the tanker Qikiqtaaluk W was loading from the Elka Delos off Loon Bay over the weekend
The Qikiqtaaluk W offloading from the Elka Delos

Oceanex Sanderling 

 Oceanex Sanderling

 Oceanex Sanderling

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Earlt Arrival, Early Departure/

The Arcadia spent the night in St. John's this past saturday. The ship arrived Saturaday at 0530hrs, in pouring rain and due to weather spent the night, but left again at 0503hrs today heading to Halifax. I wasn't able to get a suitable photo, only along side.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Another Big arrival

Today brought in the Sapphire Princess. The ship is quite large, built in 2004, she measure 950 feet. The ship arrievd from Southampeton, and departed for Sydney, Nova Scotia

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Another Visit

Today's arrival was the Ocean Atlantic, arriving from Nuuk, Greenland. The ship is registered in the Bahamas, and was built in 1986. Its more like an expendition ship, taking passengers north.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Arrievd for refit

Arriving today was the ferry Sound of Islay from Lewisporte, it is in for refit. The vessel was built in 1968 in Scotland, she was purchased by the Newfoundland Government in 1981. She is 142 feet long, 280 gross tons. She can carry 20 cars and 93 passengers.

Monday, September 9, 2019

More Cruise ship arrivals

This pass weedend was a busy one for cruise ships. On Friday the Aurora was in and departed at 1730hrs, the Aidaluna, arrived Saturday morning and is leaving this morning, she was here to get out of the storm. We also had two ships cancel there visit, the Marco Polo and Silver Wind.

Monday, September 2, 2019

A little older, but a nice ship

One of the cruise arrivals this past weekend was the Veendam, the ship was built in 1996, and is 719 feet. She can carry 1350 passengers ad 568 crew.

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.