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Search: Posts Made By: rushie
Forum: Books, Magazines, TV, Video & Publications 13th August 2008, 06:59
Replies: 25
Views: 2,109
Posted By rushie
Thanks

cheers Chas...will give them a go.

Rushie
Forum: Ferries 11th August 2008, 21:35
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By rushie
Pride of York

Went on her last weekend (ex Norsea) from Zeebrugge to Hull...was quite impressed. Food, ambience, comfort etc was good...needs painting though..!!

And if anyone could inform the Port of Hull that...
Forum: Blue Funnel Line 29th April 2008, 22:38
Replies: 94
Views: 16,403
Posted By rushie
gareth roberts

Does anyone being on a course with my late dad.? His name was Gareth Roberts, and I would imagine he'd have been there in the early 50's...but I know for certain he went.!

Cheers,

Rushie.
Forum: Say Hello 8th November 2007, 15:50
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By rushie
Hello to all again....

Hi all,

I've been off the site for a long time due to work commitments....hope to be a regular visitor again soon.!

Nice to see it's still as interesting and topical as ever.

Best wishes to old...
Forum: BP Shipping 25th June 2007, 16:08
Replies: 83
Views: 7,426
Posted By rushie
Happy memories.

Done Grangemouth, to visit my old man who was Master on the Loyalty.

The "Border" ships that supply the Scots ports..e.g.Inverness still sail from there regularly.

One of my dad's best friends (ex...
Forum: Places, People & Events of Maritime Interest 15th June 2007, 08:50
Replies: 3
Views: 687
Posted By rushie
Cheers chaps..!

Thanks to you both.!

Thank heavens for EasyJet..!

May return to Nice next week for more sun....Devon is glorious Peter...but rather gloomy at the moment Peter..!

Rushie.
Forum: Places, People & Events of Maritime Interest 14th June 2007, 09:56
Replies: 3
Views: 687
Posted By rushie
Genoa / Barcelona and the Med

Just been b*mming around the Med for 3 weeks and can highly recommend the port tours of Genoa and Barcelona for excellent value and superb for photographing the ships.

Also went on some excellent...
Forum: BP Shipping 8th May 2007, 22:09
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By rushie
Hello Steve

Steve,

Can you tell me your dad's name and when he served on her, as my dad did too. I have his discharge books, so I'll be able to check the dates he sailed on her for you.

Cheers,

Rushie.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 5th April 2007, 16:34
Replies: 0
Views: 594
Posted By rushie
New ferries for Istanbul

From Damen website -

Damen has delivered the first new Sea Buses to Istanbul in March 2007. The fast ferries were built under a contract with Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) for delivery...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 5th April 2007, 16:31
Replies: 1,086
Views: 69,299
Posted By rushie
Somalia's pirates - Merged Threads

From the China People's Daily -

Pirates who hijacked an Indian-flagged cargo ship as it was preparing to dock at Mogadishu port early this week are demanding a ransom of 20,000 U.S. dollars before...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 5th April 2007, 16:29
Replies: 0
Views: 1,040
Posted By rushie
New order for 44 ore carriers

From Mitsui -

TOKYO - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Akimitsu Ashida) today announced a major expansion of the company's iron ore carrier fleet, with a proposal to launch 44 new...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 3rd April 2007, 17:59
Replies: 0
Views: 570
Posted By rushie
Coal ship explosion

From www.theage.com -

Federal authorities will investigate the cause of an explosion on a coal ship moored off Newcastle, in NSW, which left three Filipino sailors with serious burns.

The three...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 3rd April 2007, 10:20
Replies: 0
Views: 518
Posted By rushie
4 fast craft ferry order for Austal

Media release from Austal -

An unconditional contract has been confirmed for the supply of four fast ferries, consisting of two 69 metre and two 88 metre Austal Auto Express vehicle-passenger...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 30th March 2007, 11:23
Replies: 0
Views: 469
Posted By rushie
Marseille port dispute enters 3rd week.

From the BBC -

Talks have begun to resolve a dispute at the French port of Marseille which is threatening to choke off fuel supplies in the country.
A strike by workers at the Mediterranean...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 30th March 2007, 11:21
Replies: 0
Views: 603
Posted By rushie
Smit takes over at Liverpool.

From the Smit website -

Smit Internationale N.V. announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Adsteamís Liverpool towage operation. The two conditions as mentioned in the press release...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 30th March 2007, 11:18
Replies: 0
Views: 753
Posted By rushie
Maersk concentrate on profits.

From the Australian -

MAERSK Line, the world's largest container carrier, will grow more slowly than the wider container shipping market this year after AP Moller-Maersk, its parent, decided it...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 30th March 2007, 11:15
Replies: 0
Views: 502
Posted By rushie
Cruise ship delayed by bomb hoax.

From the Bradenton Herald -

PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. - A Carnival cruise ship scheduled to leave for a four-day trip in the Bahamas was delayed a few hours after the U.S. Coast Guard received an...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 30th March 2007, 11:12
Replies: 0
Views: 367
Posted By rushie
Casualties as Guinea boat capsizes.

From the BBC -

A passenger boat has capsized off the coast of Guinea, leaving at least 10 people dead, reports from the West African nation say.
One report on state television said that as many as...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 29th March 2007, 11:06
Replies: 0
Views: 428
Posted By rushie
Smit secures 25 year LNG Adriatic contract.

From Smit Yards -

SMIT and her new partner RR Panfido have been awarded a 25 year contract for services to the Adriatic LNG Offshore Terminal in Italy. This prestigious terminal project will be the...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 29th March 2007, 11:03
Replies: 0
Views: 654
Posted By rushie
Aker Yards win 4th cruise ship contract.

From Aker Yards Media Centre -

Aker Yards has signed a contract with MSC Cruises to build a 4th MSC Musica Class Cruise ship. The MSC Magnifica will be built at Aker Yards, Saint-Nazaire and...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 29th March 2007, 11:00
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By rushie
I thought you'd approve of that one Treeve.!...

I thought you'd approve of that one Treeve.! (Thumb)

Rushie.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 28th March 2007, 15:23
Replies: 0
Views: 402
Posted By rushie
Stranded Japanese whaler returns home with 508 Minke whales

From the Australian Daily Telegraph -

THE Japanese whaling ship that caught fire and was stranded near the Antarctic coast returned to port today with a haul of 508 whales after cutting short its...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 28th March 2007, 15:19
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By rushie
Bad news for Scotish fishermenThames "clean enough" for salmon

From the BBC -

Salmon have been introduced to the River Thames after experts declared the water clean enough for the fish to breed - after almost 200 years.
The young salmon, were released into...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 28th March 2007, 15:18
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By rushie
Bad news for Scotish fishermen

From the BBC -

Scallop fishing is to be banned in the Firth of Lorn near Oban in order to protect underwater reefs.
Environment Minister Ross Finnie said he was bound by the European Habitat...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 28th March 2007, 15:15
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By rushie
Good news for Cornish fishermen.

From the BBC -

Fish quay awarded a £1m makeover

Looe's fish quay is set to be transformed
Up to £1m is to be spent on improving the fish quay at a fishing port.
Thirty yards (27m) of the...
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