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by davidships
Sun Jul 25, 2010 2:58 am
Forum: Bristol Channel
Topic: UKD Orca
Replies: 1
Views: 1253

Re: UKD Orca

UKD ORCA in Dover Straits tonight, ETA Swansea 0730UTC 27/7.
by davidships
Sun Jul 25, 2010 2:41 am
Forum: Rest of Europe
Topic: FRYKEN
Replies: 1
Views: 901

Re: FRYKEN

Sister of VISTEN, currently converting to dry cargo at Swansea - see Bristol Channel pages.
by davidships
Sun Jul 25, 2010 2:29 am
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: 2 questions
Replies: 10
Views: 2195

Re: 2 questions

From the book: 'The Story of Kings', they quote that C.J.King (Holdings) Ltd., was formed in 1978, did it take until 1982 before the tugs became part of the new company? The 1982 date is of the transfer of registered ownership of the tug from the (Tugs) company to (Holdings). But quite likely that ...
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 5:11 pm
Forum: YACHTING
Topic: BACARELLA
Replies: 5
Views: 791

Re: BACARELLA

Nice port of registry: Bloody Bay, Little Cayman, scene of pirate battles.

Built by Trinity Yachts in USA to a Bannenberg design. But doesn't seem to quite have the design flair of the best Europeans and seems a bit lumpy.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 5:01 pm
Forum: YACHTING
Topic: BABOON
Replies: 1
Views: 633

Re: BABOON

Built as BABOON
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 4:52 pm
Forum: YACHTING
Topic: EROS
Replies: 1
Views: 509

Re: EROS

ÉROS is an excursion boat at Toulon operated by Les Bateliers de la Rade (Gilbert Gonzalès) - including tours of the naval dockyard. Runs alonside POSÉIDON. But no information on ÉROS herself.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 4:24 pm
Forum: YACHTING
Topic: SUNRAYS
Replies: 5
Views: 1052

Re: SUNRAYS

From the Oceanco yard at Alblasserdam and delivered earlier this year. Managed by London-based Nigel Burgess

Interesting stern - http://www.superyachttimes.com/editoria ... le/id/4577
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: Humber
Topic: Humber Shipping
Replies: 7
Views: 3380

Re: Humber Shipping

yorkieman wrote:....but we're nowhere near the Bristol Channel, boss! Our bridge is bigger and better, so there!
That would be your ONE bridge, would it? And they've got a free one.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 4:03 pm
Forum: Bristol Channel
Topic: Swansea Dry Docks.
Replies: 6
Views: 2151

Re: Swansea Dry Docks.

VISTEN just arrived in June for conversion to general cargo for Chaulk Air Inc (CAI Logistics), Moncton NB. She had been built in 2000 as a "COB" ship (container-oil-bulk) but converted to pure tanker in 2004.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 3:39 pm
Forum: Rest of Europe
Topic: GERMAN
Replies: 1
Views: 970

Re: GERMAN

When operating for InterMarine Container Lines (part of UniFeeder) operating between Rotterdam, Hamburg, Copenhagen and Poland - and based in Limassol.

GERMAN has been operating in Arabian Gulf as DUBAI ALLIANCE since 11/2008.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: Rest of Europe
Topic: OOCL NEVSKIY
Replies: 2
Views: 1278

Re: OOCL NEVSKIY

Again, looks like taken in April 2008 as changed flag to Antigua when sold to Norwegian interests in 6/2008.

On OOCL's European feeder link to Baltic since new in 2001.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: Rest of Europe
Topic: BALTIC SWAN
Replies: 1
Views: 1043

Re: BALTIC SWAN

One of Peter Döhle's UK-flag containerships, running for Isle of Man based Swan Container Line between Rotterdam/Hamburg/St Petersburg. Built 2004 as AKACIA.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 3:14 pm
Forum: Rest of Europe
Topic: BULK CANADA
Replies: 2
Views: 1164

Re: BULK CANADA

Are you sure about date, Paul? Probably 2008

She was at Hamburg 8-10/4/2008, but had transferred from Marshall Islands register (as here) to Panama in 3/2009, and was trading in Far East at that time
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 3:02 pm
Forum: Asia / Australasia / Africa / Americas
Topic: NASHBULK
Replies: 6
Views: 4240

Re: NASHBULK

Benvalla wrote:First prize for for being the ugliest tanker ever. :lol:
Most of Daniel Ludwig's ships share first prize in the ugly stakes.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 2:54 pm
Forum: Gibraltar
Topic: CPO NORWAY
Replies: 1
Views: 943

Re: CPO NORWAY

Another foreigner choosing British register, in this case big German owner Claus-Peter Offen of Hamburg
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 2:35 pm
Forum: Gibraltar
Topic: NISYROS
Replies: 18
Views: 3395

Re: NISYROS

Arrived Gibraltar 16/7 direct from the shipyard at Qingdao.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 2:30 pm
Forum: Gibraltar
Topic: ALMA
Replies: 1
Views: 766

Re: ALMA

In colours of Alpha Reefer Transport GmbH, Hamburg - joint venture reefer pool, including ALMA's owner Yugreftransflot of Sevastopol, Ukraine
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 2:16 pm
Forum: Gibraltar
Topic: GREEN AUSTEVOLL
Replies: 1
Views: 909

Re: GREEN AUSTEVOLL

Norwegian-owned, UK flag
The raised hatchcovers rather spoil the lines.
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 2:10 pm
Forum: Gibraltar
Topic: TINERFE
Replies: 3
Views: 467

Re: TINERFE

TINERFE ex-SAMHO FREEDOM
Built last year. Operated by Tenerife-based Distribuidora Marítima Petrogás SLU
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 1:43 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: 2 questions
Replies: 10
Views: 2195

Re: 2 questions

Here's hoping that Piet will surface and PPHs will continue. Cannot find any sightings of SEA MERRIMAC since 1990s in Canary Islands. A pretty murky story probably! SEA MERRIMAC IMO 6415104 163grt 0nrt 90.6 x 23.6 x 9.5ft (later: 143grt 0nrt 27.13/30.23 x 7.60 x 3.66m) blt 1964 Charles Hill & Sons L...
by davidships
Sat Jul 24, 2010 2:15 am
Forum: READ ME FIRST
Topic: Our First Day
Replies: 19
Views: 11535

Re: Our First Day

Congratulations from the Deep Southeast

David
by davidships
Fri Jul 23, 2010 4:34 pm
Forum: Svitzer Fleet
Topic: BJØRN (2)
Replies: 15
Views: 2477

Re: BJØRN (2)

Hello Henk.

Carry on from here, I should think, while we see what happens to the old site?

David
by davidships
Fri Jul 23, 2010 4:30 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: Pushycat PIKE II
Replies: 2
Views: 1203

Pushycat PIKE II

PushyCat 42 PIKE II was recently for sale on Apollo Duck. Now sold. Buyer is James Molinary Ltd, Gibraltar (owner of ff/tug ANNA). Renamed JAMES M. and registered London. Being sent to Netherlands for full rebuild, and should enter service at beginning of 2011. <<<<<<<prev ad>>>>>>>> Damen PushyCat ...

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