Tag Archives: bulker

4-ship morning: Bulker Pride sailing from Ipswich, 12 December 2018

Bulk carrier Pride passing through Harwich Harbour after sailing from Ipswich, on her way to Russia, on 12 December, 2018

Bulk carrier IDA departs Port of Ipswich 31/10/18

At around 12 noon the 148 metre bulk carrier Ida departs the 500ft berth after spending 10 days at the UK port and a little over 3metres lighter .With the…

Yeoman Bank sails from Portbury, 17 October 2018

Bristol Channel: self-discharging bulker Yeoman Bank sails from Portbury on the morning of 17 October 2018

Bulk carrier STAR II passing through Harwich Harbour heading for Ipswich 25/8/18

152m length STAR II heads through Harwich Harbour on her way up to the port of Ipswich, making her one of the longest vessels to call at the port.

Up Close: Pilot disembarking from Bulk Carrier “NORD VIRGO”, River Plate, January 2018

Pilot Boat Sea Pilot – maneuvering to disembark the Rio de La Plata Pilot from the outbound Bulk Carrier Nord Virgo:

The moment she runs aground . . . Wednesday, 1st April

New York: A 600-foot bulker ran aground on the Delaware River near Burlington City, New Jersey, on Wednesday. The Meadway Shipping & Trading owned bulk carrier, Agia Irini, (57,017 dwt,…

Tugs: Centre Lead Forward Manoeuvre, from Svitzer Australia

Tug operations don’t often get the attention they deserve – tugs are often at some degree of risk when working with larger vessels, sometimes depending upon what equipment the tow…

Pilotage: Early morning passage through Glasgow

We’re aboard bulker CSL Thames with Clyde pilot Gillan Locke for a night pilotage through the River Clyde and Firth of Clyde Channel, outbound from Shieldhall Riverside Quay at King…

Up the Clyde at dawn . .

Join pilot Gillan Locke on the bridge for a journey through the Firth of Clyde Channel and River Clyde aboard the bulker Thalassini, berthing at Shieldhall Riverside Quay at King…

From the Bridge: King Milo upstream to Glasgow

Time to join Pilot Gillan Locke heading upstream to Glasgow with the 225metre King Milo, on the 1st May, 2014. IMO: 9609512; Flag: Panama; Type: Bulk Carrier; Gross Tonnage: 40850;…

Big ship – small river 1: Yeoman Bank inbound

Join pilot Gillan Locke as he takes the Yeoman Bank (GT 24,870) through the Firth of Clyde Channel and up the River Clyde, berthing at Shieldhall Riverside Quay. Assisted by…

Cyprus Cement collides with marina . .

Saturday, July 6th, while leaving the port of Levanger, Trondheimsfjorden, Norway, the bulk carrier Cyprus Cement apparently encountered propulsion problems and drove astern into the Levanger Marina, causing serious damage.