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Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 13th September 2019, 07:18
Replies: 4
Views: 724
Posted By kewl dude
Latest report this evening September 12 @ 2300...

Latest report this evening September 12 @ 2300 local news. The swells and surf have reduced the yacht to "nothing that looks anything like a boat" - largest pieces are around four feet x four feet....
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 10th September 2019, 05:29
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By kewl dude
Found one: ...

Found one:

https://www.wattandsea.com/en/products/cruising-hydrogenerators

They have both transom-mounted swing down units and a permanently installed in the hull models.
...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 8th September 2019, 18:35
Replies: 16
Views: 1,270
Posted By kewl dude
Four Missing as Car Carrier Capsizes at Port of Brunswick, Georgia

https://gcaptain.com/four-missing-as-car-carrier-capsizes-at-port-of-brunswick-georgia/

Four Missing as Car Carrier Capsizes at Port of Brunswick, Georgia. Reported via a 911 call @ 0200 8...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 8th September 2019, 01:45
Replies: 4
Views: 724
Posted By kewl dude
Boat's auto pilot leads two men into a cave in Point Loma - San Diego, CA

https://www.cbs8.com/

Screen Capture Attached: CBS8-SanDiego-Boat-In-Cave

Two men returning after dark from fishing offshore set their auto-pilot then both went to sleep. They awoke only after...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 6th September 2019, 19:39
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By kewl dude
Oooops

I do not know what happened but these images WERE attached to the above post.

Greg
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 6th September 2019, 19:35
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By kewl dude
Santa Barbara California based dive boat Conception disaster

Santa Barbara California based dive boat Conception disaster
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Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 29th August 2019, 01:02
Replies: 18
Views: 1,064
Posted By kewl dude
Greta Thunberg is in New York

re: Sailing on the 60-foot (18-meter) Malizia II, outfitted with solar panels and underwater turbines to generate electricity, Thunberg will make (made) a zero-carbon trans-Atlantic journey.

So...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 23rd August 2019, 00:19
Replies: 5
Views: 1,254
Posted By kewl dude
First a correction I now know that Frazer's...

First a correction I now know that Frazer's Shipyard in Superior, WI has TWO graving docks.

A couple of days ago Dennis O'Hara of http://www.duluthharborcam.com/ fame posted two drone pictures of...
Forum: Other Companies/Ships 14th August 2019, 04:47
Replies: 18
Views: 5,704
Posted By kewl dude
I was aboard when she was in Los Angeles. ...

I was aboard when she was in Los Angeles.

Greg Hayden
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 14th August 2019, 03:42
Replies: 299
Views: 25,816
Posted By kewl dude
https://news.usni.org/2019/08/09/navy-reverting-dd...

https://news.usni.org/2019/08/09/navy-reverting-ddgs-back-to-physical-throttles-after-fleet-rejects-touchscreen-controls

Greg Hayden
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 23rd July 2019, 01:46
Replies: 1
Views: 463
Posted By kewl dude
Geared bulk carrier Trudy spent about ten days alongside in Duluth MN USA

Like our old seagoing days geared bulk carrier Trudy spent about ten days alongside in Duluth MN USA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_LWnFXOp6LI
Four minutes fifty-one seconds real time video
...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 9th July 2019, 06:50
Replies: 11
Views: 2,035
Posted By kewl dude
https://www.captainalbert.com/07-july-2019-seward-...

https://www.captainalbert.com/07-july-2019-seward-alaska/

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The Westerdam is making 14 day cruises from Vancouver to Seward and back. You can take the 7 day and then go overland or go home...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 7th July 2019, 06:59
Replies: 3
Views: 974
Posted By kewl dude
How far is 1,000 feet? Watch the below to see:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46VjIDFYpt0

October 27, 2017 American Integrity Departing Duluth MN USA
Two minutes forty-four seconds real time video
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Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 1st July 2019, 05:04
Replies: 3
Views: 974
Posted By kewl dude
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sBf66HgepI ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sBf66HgepI

Filmed closer to the action, Duluth Cargo Connect Timelapse 2 minutes 24 seconds video of Industrial Song discharging windmill blades, using ships'...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 23rd June 2019, 23:13
Replies: 3
Views: 974
Posted By kewl dude
Port of Duluth, Minnesota USA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=LDlixcg14oY

06/17/2019 five minutes fourteen seconds video of Industrial Skipper - Liberian flag - Duluth arrival with windmill blades. First half...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 13th June 2019, 05:00
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By kewl dude
Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway - hands free mooring

Duluth News Tribune article about automated locking using hands-free mooring

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Seaway system starts conversion to automated locks

The Duluth Seaway Port Authority calls hands-free...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 23rd May 2019, 22:06
Replies: 3
Views: 974
Posted By kewl dude
Happy River Unloading at Port Terminal -05/21/19 - Timelapse

Courtesy of Duluth Harbor Cam Dennis O'Hara video shot by Duluth Cargo Connect

Happy River Unloading at Port Terminal -05/21/19 - Timelapse:
...
Forum: Passenger Liners 10th May 2019, 05:17
Replies: 9
Views: 2,974
Posted By kewl dude
http://thegreatoceanliners.com/articles/oriana/ ...

http://thegreatoceanliners.com/articles/oriana/

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Upon her first visit to San Francisco on February 5th, (1961) the city council announced that the day henceforth would be known as Oriana...
Forum: The Engine Room 10th May 2019, 01:33
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By kewl dude
9-10-2018 USCG First Assistant Engineers Steam Plants answer sheets

https://www.dco.uscg.mil/Portals/9/NMC/pdfs/examinations/q513_steam_plants.pdf?

Dated 9-10-2018

File Name: q513_steam_plants.pdf
File Size: 2,052.17 KB

Looking for something else I ran...
Forum: The Engine Room 8th May 2019, 05:29
Replies: 16
Views: 2,218
Posted By kewl dude
I sailed a Great Lakes C4 conversion named Joseph...

I sailed a Great Lakes C4 conversion named Joseph H. Thompson as a Fireman/Watertender 19620402-19621206-Thompson-FWT,
19630415-19631206-Thompson-FWT.

Firemen/Watertenders - FWT - operated the...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 22nd April 2019, 00:15
Replies: 11
Views: 2,035
Posted By kewl dude
Captain Albert is now on the Seabourn Ovation and passed through the Suez Canal

Captain Albert is now on the Seabourn Ovation and passed through the Suez Canal yesterday.

https://www.captainalbert.com/21-apr-2019-suez-canal-egypt/#more-148296

Captain Albert confirmed that...
Forum: News and Views from the Shipping World 14th April 2019, 22:11
Replies: 22
Views: 2,529
Posted By kewl dude
Sunday April 14, 2019

20190319-DSN-macalder-soo-march19-Mackinaw-Alder-Army Corp of Engineers-picture-E.jpg (110.0 KB)

The Soo Locks opened for business @ midnight March 24. This picture by the US Army Corp of...
Forum: Special Purpose Vessels 13th April 2019, 04:35
Replies: 5
Views: 869
Posted By kewl dude
In the 1950s on forward my Dad called Self...

In the 1950s on forward my Dad called Self Unloaders - Self Destroyers.

He felt that sailing them was not much of a life. Alongside only long enough to load or discharge. This was the era of...
Forum: Tankers 4th April 2019, 22:19
Replies: 0
Views: 326
Posted By kewl dude
Canadian Flag T2 conversion SS Red Wing

http://www.wikiwand.com/en/List_of_Type_T2_tankers

Since the internet was invented I have been trying to find information about this Canadian flag T2 conversion with no luck until now.

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Forum: Tugs 30th March 2019, 03:59
Replies: 1
Views: 639
Posted By kewl dude
Great Lakes - Articulated Tug Barges

I have been trying to research ATB's especially the crew sizes with little luck. I did find a 2014 MARAD report that said there were 86 Jones Act ATB's - American Owned, American Built, With American...
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