Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Another big arrival for Lewisporte

Another big arrival arrived Lewisporte this past week. This time its the Stena Conquest, arriving and tying up at Woodwards Oil. The ship was built in 2003, gross tons is 27,512, she is 182 meters long, 32 meters wide and is registered in Bermuda. (photos taken by my dad)


Thursday, August 20, 2015

New England makes second visit

The tanker New England visited St. John's Aug 13, 2015. The ship is on charter to Irving, is registered in the Marshall Islands and was built in 2005. Irving applied for a coasting licence to have the ship make some local trips while the Acadian is on refit in Gibraltar.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Lewisporte ...busy

Another recent trip to Lewisporte I was able to photograph the Astron loading again for Labrador. the ferry Sound of Islay having work done, and the tanker Dorsch made a stop before heading to the Arctic.
Sound of Islay

Astron

Dorsch

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Older Arrival

The cruise ship Marco Polo arrived St. John's early this morning. The ship built in 1965 in Germany, is 176 meters long and is owned by Global cruise Lines in Greece.

Monday, August 3, 2015

Supply ship Arrival

Sunday with nice sunny weather brought the big supplier the MAERSK LASER into port from the oil fields off Newfoundland, what a magnificent ship. These supply vessels never stop amazing me with all the power they have and how easy they can move.