Saturday, May 27, 2017

Travestern arrives, and Terry Fox departs??

The tanker Travestern arrived today from Hamilton and tied up pier 17. The Terry Fax appeared to be getting ready to depart today according to smoke coming from her  stacks, but as of 2115hrs this evening she is still there, the Terry Fox moved into tje graving dock with the fishing vessel Newfoundland Lynx





Terry Fox starting up 

Terry Fox starting up 

Thursday, May 18, 2017

George R. Pearkes departs in a little swell

The Coast guard ship George R. Pearkes departed St. John's May 16, 2017.





Sunday, May 14, 2017

The East Coast on the East Coast

The tanker East Coast arrived in St. John's today. The ship built in 2005 is 183 meters long.




Saturday, May 13, 2017

Atlantic Explorer and Blain M returns

The research / survey vessel Atlantic Explorer returned late this week, the  ship registered in the Bahamas, was built in 1987. Today the Blain M, the former coast guard ship, the Wilfred Templeman arrived back in St. John's from Sydney, Nova Scotia where she spent the winter.
Blain M

Blain M

Atlantic Explorer

Blain M

Atlantic Explorer

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Slow Weekend

This past weekend was very slow. Saturday, there were 4 supply vessels in, Maersk Norseman, Maersk Nexus, Avalon Sea and Atlantic Heron and Maersk Dispatcher. The Norseman, departed Saturday for Hibernia, the Avalon Sea departed Sunday evening. All the other vessels are offshore or getting ready to tow the Hebron GBS from Bull Arm,