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Search: Posts Made By: wvdleek
Forum: Holland America Line 3rd March 2010, 11:38
Replies: 48
Views: 15,104
Posted By wvdleek
When visiting the s.s. Rotterdam as a day-visitor...

When visiting the s.s. Rotterdam as a day-visitor or staying on board as a hotelguest, please note that you are not able to see the whole ship.

You are only allowed to go into the Club-room...
Forum: Holland America Line 16th February 2010, 13:20
Replies: 48
Views: 15,104
Posted By wvdleek
After having waited for a very long time, the...

After having waited for a very long time, the s.s. Rotterdam is now open to the public.
RTV Rijnmond has published some photos http://www.rtvrijnmond.nl/Programmas/ss%20rotterdam%20slide

Some...
Forum: Holland America Line 10th February 2010, 21:00
Replies: 48
Views: 15,104
Posted By wvdleek
On 30 and 31 January 2010, two pre-opening visits...

On 30 and 31 January 2010, two pre-opening visits were organised. I could go on both days and have four photo-albums added to my website.
Forum: Holland America Line 27th October 2009, 21:53
Replies: 48
Views: 15,104
Posted By wvdleek
Last week the owners and operators of the...

Last week the owners and operators of the Rotterdam made public that it is doubtful whether the Rotterdam will be open for the public this year. The work on the ship is proceeding very well. The main...
Forum: Holland America Line 1st February 2009, 14:48
Replies: 48
Views: 15,104
Posted By wvdleek
Two photos taken by my friend Leon Beesemer.

Two photos taken by my friend Leon Beesemer.
Forum: Holland America Line 1st February 2009, 11:14
Replies: 48
Views: 15,104
Posted By wvdleek
Late in the evening of 30 January, the s.s....

Late in the evening of 30 January, the s.s. Rotterdam was moved 30 meters backwards towards the river and 12 meters out of the quay.
When she was in position, the triangles were fixed to the piles...
Forum: Holland America Line 9th September 2008, 18:01
Replies: 6
Views: 5,644
Posted By wvdleek
On 4th of August, I chartered the former...

On 4th of August, I chartered the former minesweeper AMS60 BERNISSE and welcomed the s.s. Rotterdam just outside the breakwaters at Hook of Holland.
We accompanied her all the way up river to her...
Forum: Holland America Line 20th June 2008, 18:26
Replies: 6
Views: 5,644
Posted By wvdleek
And again the homecoming is delayed :-( The...

And again the homecoming is delayed :-(

The ship will not be open to the public before the end of October.

Now I have to see it first, than I can believe it (MAD) (MAD)
Forum: Holland America Line 28th March 2008, 22:58
Replies: 8
Views: 5,683
Posted By wvdleek
BLIJDENDYK heading up the North Sea to Rotterdam.

BLIJDENDYK heading up the North Sea to Rotterdam.
Forum: Holland America Line 22nd March 2008, 12:52
Replies: 0
Views: 4,668
Posted By wvdleek
Queen Beatrix to name HAL's Eurodam

Holland America Line announced following:

SEATTLE, March 12
Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands will name Holland America
Line's new Signature-class ship, ms Eurodam, in a ceremony in...
Forum: Holland America Line 22nd March 2008, 12:50
Replies: 0
Views: 4,409
Posted By wvdleek
Maritime paintings

In the past few months, I have reorganised the pages dedicated to the work of Captain Stephen J. Card.
You will find them on: http://www.vdleek.nl/Art/Art.html
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 29th November 2007, 13:30
Replies: 46
Views: 14,757
Posted By wvdleek
Tina, When Marco Polo is fully booked, there...

Tina,

When Marco Polo is fully booked, there are two seatings.
First seating is at 18.00 hrs.
On the Arctic and/or Antarctic, when the ship is not full, they might combine into one seating.
Forum: Holland America Line 7th November 2007, 10:08
Replies: 6
Views: 5,644
Posted By wvdleek
Today (11 October), mr. Hans Elemans, manager of...

Today (11 October), mr. Hans Elemans, manager of De Rotterdam BV, has announced that the homecoming of the s.s. Rotterdam is delayed again.
He expects that the ship will now arrive in Rotterdam...
Forum: Holland America Line 10th October 2007, 09:46
Replies: 6
Views: 5,644
Posted By wvdleek
s.s. Rotterdam / photos and on TV

On 2 October a small group of shipenthousiasts was invited to visit the s.s.
Rotterdam in Wilhelmshaven.

This new photo-album can be accessed (as usual) via my website.

I hope you enjoy the...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 11th July 2007, 14:12
Replies: 46
Views: 14,757
Posted By wvdleek
Just having made a cruise on Marco Polo from 17...

Just having made a cruise on Marco Polo from 17 29 June, departing from Barcelona and arriving in Dover.
The greatest part of the photos are now on-line and these albums can be accessed via my...
Forum: Holland America Line 2nd May 2007, 13:28
Replies: 9
Views: 8,782
Posted By wvdleek
Bruce, Stephen Card's painting of the...

Bruce,

Stephen Card's painting of the Dubbeldam is on display on the Zuiderdam.

BTW, I guess it was a typo as the original name of the company (abbriviated) was: NASM - Nederlandsch...
Forum: Holland America Line 4th April 2007, 12:08
Replies: 6
Views: 5,644
Posted By wvdleek
ss Rotterdam open to the public in 2008

De Rotterdam BV (shipowners) have made public that the s.s. Rotterdam will
be open to the public as of 31 March 2008.
Mr. Elemans (manager) expects that the ship will be towed to Rotterdam ...
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 22nd March 2007, 15:54
Replies: 5
Views: 1,901
Posted By wvdleek
Fred, you are the first one having problems...

Fred, you are the first one having problems accessing the photo-albums.
Forum: Modern Cruise Ships 7th March 2007, 18:25
Replies: 5
Views: 1,901
Posted By wvdleek
AIDAdiva - photos

On 4 March, AIDA Cruises' new 68.500 grt AIDAdiva left the covered
buildingdock 1 and was berthed along the fitting out quay at Meyer Werft in
Papenburg. On 6 March we went with a group of...
Forum: Holland America Line 5th March 2007, 17:12
Replies: 1
Views: 4,559
Posted By wvdleek
A Delft Blue plate, created by Captain Stephen...

A Delft Blue plate, created by Captain Stephen Card.
Forum: Holland America Line 5th March 2007, 08:57
Replies: 24
Views: 13,992
Posted By wvdleek
Stephen, Ank and I are looking forward to...

Stephen,

Ank and I are looking forward to see you and Ruth again :) Are you on ms Rotterdam ? ?

During the reception for the opening of HAL's new European Headquarters, I heard rumours that...
Forum: Holland America Line 4th March 2007, 14:46
Replies: 24
Views: 13,992
Posted By wvdleek
Wearing the same uniform as I did on the s.s....

Wearing the same uniform as I did on the s.s. Rotterdam in 1959.
These green uniforms were introduced when s.s. Rotterdam came into service.

http://www.vdleek.nl/Rtd/newyork.gif
Forum: Holland America Line 4th March 2007, 13:18
Replies: 24
Views: 13,992
Posted By wvdleek
Hello Stephen. I guess I meet you everywhere...

Hello Stephen.

I guess I meet you everywhere :)

This b/w photo I got from one of my friends.

http://www.vdleek.nl/Various/Nieuw Amsterdam-k.jpg
Forum: Holland America Line 23rd February 2007, 18:47
Replies: 8
Views: 5,600
Posted By wvdleek
On Wednesday, 28 February, Holland America Line's...

On Wednesday, 28 February, Holland America Line's new European Headquarters will be opened.
The office is located in the Montevideo building, which is next to HAL's former headoffice (now Hotel New...
Forum: Other International Navies 9th February 2007, 12:59
Replies: 2
Views: 1,729
Posted By wvdleek
AMS60 ms BERNISSE

The former wooden minesweeper of the AMS60 class, ms BERNISSE has been in the historic Jan Blanken drydock in Hellevoetsluis for a major repair.
Those interested can view the photos on the website...
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