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Search: Posts Made By: Nairda59
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 1st March 2012, 00:30
Replies: 133
Views: 23,496
Posted By Nairda59
Now I see the French fishing vessel wont give up...

Now I see the French fishing vessel wont give up the tow, or share it ho ho ho. Mais oui mon ami, Je suis votre bateau pÍche respectueuse de sauvetage.
Another 12 to 14 hours for the passengers and...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 29th January 2012, 19:44
Replies: 0
Views: 536
Posted By Nairda59
Delta Mariner

Perhaps the brakes need relining on her or just maybe she had an old Doxford onboard
Forum: The Bridge 16th January 2012, 23:08
Replies: 24
Views: 4,372
Posted By Nairda59
Poems what I had to learn !

As Ernie Wise would have wrote.
Some of these do seem very appropriate this week. Those with good memorys will know you had to be able to recite them when called upon. At 16 I took the business...
Forum: The Bridge 16th January 2012, 22:52
Replies: 24
Views: 4,433
Posted By Nairda59
I saw that too, who said we cant keep up?

I saw that too, who said we cant keep up?
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 16th January 2012, 12:43
Replies: 4,191
Views: 798,815
Posted By Nairda59
Anyone who's just seen the Italian CEO doing his...

Anyone who's just seen the Italian CEO doing his presentation will see that the Skippers just been hung out to dry. A quick final decision by some office wallahs a long way from the scene. I never...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 16th January 2012, 11:24
Replies: 4,191
Views: 798,815
Posted By Nairda59
Theres a suggestion this morning that she will be...

Theres a suggestion this morning that she will be sawn up on the rocks into "manageable pieces" -- any comment gentlemen?
If you can reach over the side and touch it, your too close. Never ever...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 15th January 2012, 14:51
Replies: 4,191
Views: 798,815
Posted By Nairda59
At 1330 the Italian Coastguard say 14 people...

At 1330 the Italian Coastguard say 14 people missing 11 passengers and 3 crew. They have also confirmed that the ship sailed without a lifeboat drill and that it was scheduled for the following day....
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 14th January 2012, 20:42
Replies: 4,191
Views: 798,815
Posted By Nairda59
The AIS plot shows a change of course to port...

The AIS plot shows a change of course to port then a long run with a short change to starboard. If in doubt keep a sharp lookout. Some of those old poems I was made to recite until my brain itched,...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 11th March 2010, 17:26
Replies: 29
Views: 8,903
Posted By Nairda59
Im pleased for her too Skilly, and yes she is an...

Im pleased for her too Skilly, and yes she is an excellant follow on.
My criticism such as it is, is that we were uninformed and the tone of the announcements were such as those given to a bunch of...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 4th March 2010, 09:43
Replies: 29
Views: 8,903
Posted By Nairda59
Well what an interesting bunch or replies. ...

Well what an interesting bunch or replies.
Hereandthere especially !!
If i was being paid to be on the ship I may just possibly agree with some of the remarks, but as I had saved long and hard for...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 26th February 2010, 14:40
Replies: 29
Views: 8,903
Posted By Nairda59
Well sad to say Ive just spent a miserable 14...

Well sad to say Ive just spent a miserable 14 days in the Carribean on Ocean Village hospital ship !!!!
Alleged "norvo" virus !!!
The whole trip was something else. Every crew member summoned to...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 3rd January 2010, 02:12
Replies: 1,076
Views: 95,343
Posted By Nairda59
I was interested to see the word "Fleet" used -...

I was interested to see the word "Fleet" used - another is Flotilla.
A Fleet can be two or more !!!
I think that sums up the MN perfectly - what a sad day for the UK, what a sad day for ships...
Forum: Looking for Old Shipmates 19th September 2009, 23:22
Replies: 17
Views: 3,768
Posted By Nairda59
Thats excellant gentlemen, I will pass on all of...

Thats excellant gentlemen, I will pass on all of that information, very much appreciated.
Forum: Ship Research 28th November 2008, 14:44
Replies: 6
Views: 1,358
Posted By Nairda59
Welcome Sarah and a safe voyage with us. Tony...

Welcome Sarah and a safe voyage with us.
Tony didnt it go "Twas on the good ship Venus ......" perhaps with ladies present it could be classed as gratuitus whatsits and offend the memsaab.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 4th July 2008, 00:22
Replies: 84
Views: 7,347
Posted By Nairda59
Sorry Benji I am one of the 'hang em etc' and a...

Sorry Benji I am one of the 'hang em etc' and a sound beating in the privacy of a locked room would do nicely. (For them not me)
Why dont we bring back the stocks in the market square - suitably...
Forum: Coasters 2nd July 2008, 17:51
Replies: 45
Views: 7,148
Posted By Nairda59
The vessel in the photo's has been renamed MAGGIE...

The vessel in the photo's has been renamed MAGGIE she once again lays in Ardrishaig basin.
The story was that lottery finance was going to be provided but never came. During that time the owner...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 2nd July 2008, 17:34
Replies: 28
Views: 3,157
Posted By Nairda59
To the many of us who have said the same thing...

To the many of us who have said the same thing year after year, its not only sad but disappointing as well.
There are nearly as many people on the road with a license that I wouldnt trust with my...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 13th March 2008, 21:49
Replies: 1
Views: 812
Posted By Nairda59
A good report exists at:- ...

A good report exists at:-
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/23611226/
The ship was Giorgis owned by greek naval co named in the report
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 13th March 2008, 21:42
Replies: 942
Views: 125,907
Posted By Nairda59
Brilliant photo's and great reporting from site. ...

Brilliant photo's and great reporting from site.
Well done from me.
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 10th March 2008, 13:11
Replies: 25
Views: 2,661
Posted By Nairda59
If you look at the "Astral" history plot on AIS...

If you look at the "Astral" history plot on AIS it looks very much to me as though she was "cutting the corner" and not going round the Nab Tower.
But who am I to judge here. Certainly lots of sand...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 17th February 2008, 00:02
Replies: 942
Views: 125,907
Posted By Nairda59
Yes I second that - a warm and friendly welcome...

Yes I second that - a warm and friendly welcome Saz.
I too hope Riverdance gets to sail again - was Michael Flatley at the wheel by any chance?
Good work from the team keeping us all informed as...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 19th January 2008, 17:25
Replies: 40
Views: 3,424
Posted By Nairda59
Cboots I didnt know the Romans were coming !! ...

Cboots I didnt know the Romans were coming !!
I'd better get indoors and bolt up!! I said bolt up!!
Also to CED the electronic serial number of the phone is also sent from a mobile on all calls,...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 19th January 2008, 12:35
Replies: 50
Views: 4,244
Posted By Nairda59
As long as you tell 'em you got their stuff,...

As long as you tell 'em you got their stuff, there isnt any crime being committed and legally they have to pay your legitimate expenses for saving their stuff in the first place.
This is just...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 19th January 2008, 12:29
Replies: 39
Views: 2,937
Posted By Nairda59
You realise of course that its only the Brits...

You realise of course that its only the Brits that are doing this H&S thing with such vigour.
Go to Greece and Italy and look at the scaffolding and general H&S on site issues and its almost non...
Forum: Ship Research 3rd January 2008, 00:11
Replies: 6
Views: 2,018
Posted By Nairda59
Nice one Fred I didnt know the last bit. I...

Nice one Fred I didnt know the last bit.
I started a new thread so the engineering lads could tell me how they get the 4 Sultzers power onto the two shafts , but so far no response.
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