|Photo by: Max||Today's SotD is a well-known vessel in the port of Rotterdam. The three masted schooner Eendracht (IMO: 8814275, Port of Registry: Rotterdam) is used to get anyone, especially young people, acquainted with the adventure of sailing at sea. The vessel was built in 1989 by Damen Shipyards, Gorinchem, is 59 metres long, 12 metres wide, has a maximum sail area of 1,206 m2 and a mast height of 41.7 metres. The vessel has a crew of 13 and a passenger capacity of 40 for trips of more than one day. She has 15 two-person cabins, 6 four-person cabins and one single person cabin. |
The Eendracht will return today to Rotterdam after a wintertrip of four months in the Caribbean.
Friday, March 30, 2007
Thursday, March 29, 2007
- Auto winch hydraulic single drum towing winch
- 500M x 32MM wire with spelter sockets
- 2 x 220M x 64MM Nutech polyprop ropes
- 2 x 20M 20 ton tested wire bridles
- 2 x 10M 20 ton tested wire bridles
The Alexandra sails in the extended European area IE North Cape, Full Baltic/Gulf of Bothnia in season, full Meditarranean and the Black Sea.
Tuesday, March 27, 2007
The GSF Britannia is expected to arrive later this morning at Keppel Verolme Shipyard. She will be accompanied by the tugs Magnus, Bugsier 19 and Bugsier 21.
Monday, March 26, 2007
The platform of the vessel is 85 meters long, 44 meters wide, is propelled by 4 units of 2200 kW and can accomodate up to 28 persons. The ship is owned by the Belgium based company Scaldis Salvage & Marine Contractors and was one of the cranes used in salvaging the Tricolor in 2004. For more details see: http://www.tricolorsalvage.com/.
The Rambiz has entered Rotterdam this morning accompanied by the tug Stevns Icecap(IMO: 9364368, Flag: Denmark) and will take berth at the Keppel Verolme terminal.
Thursday, March 22, 2007
The Christian Radich (IMO: 5071729, Port of Registry: Oslo, Norway) is a sailing vessel of the type Windjammer. She was built in 1937 by Framnæs Mekaniske Verksted, Norway. This tall ship is 73 metres long overall, 9.7 metres wide and 37.7 metres high, has a sail area of 1360 sq.m., which consists of a total of 27 sails. This gives the vessel a maximum speed of 14 kts. The Cristian Radich is in use as a training vessel since 2005 and can be chartered for trips.
The Christian Radich has entered the port of Rotterdam this morning. She is currently berthed at the Parkkade, Rotterdam.
Tuesday, March 20, 2007
The Eleonora Maersk is scheduled to arrive later today at the APM terminal, Rotterdam from Felixstowe. Tomorrow, the vessel will set sail for Bremerhaven. She will return within 10 days to Rotterdam.
The Eleonora Maersk seen arriving at Rotterdam at her last call (24-1-2007 12:47). Many thanks to Rene Nicolaes of Sea-Ships.com for the photo!
Click here for the current position of the Eleonora Maersk
Friday, March 16, 2007
The Charlotte Maersk is expected to arrive later today at the APM Terminal, Rotterdam from Bremerhaven. She is scheduled to depart later tomorrow with destination Algeciras.
Wednesday, March 14, 2007
The Emma Maersk will arrive at the APM terminal, Rotterdam from Felixstowe later this day. The vessel will then set sail for Bremerhaven, Gothenburg and Aarhus on the APM AE1 line. She will return within about 10 days to Rotterdam.
Tuesday, March 13, 2007
The Anna Maersk has arrived this morning at the APM terminal, Rotterdam from bremerhaven. Her next port of call will be Felixstowe. The Albert Maersk is scheduled to return to Rotterdam in two months.
Monday, March 12, 2007
She is currently owned by Conti Reederei, Germany, managed by NSB Niederelbe, Germany and is sailing for the Italian based Italia Marittima (previously: Lloyd Triestino) on their China-Europe-Mediterranean Service.
The Ital Contessa entered the port of Rotterdam this morning and is currently (dis)charging at the ECT Terminal. The vessel's next destination is Taranto (Italy). From there the vessel will sail towards the Far East. She will return in Rotterdam within two months.
Friday, March 09, 2007
The Alexander Carl has arrived this morning at the EECV terminal, Rotterdam.
Wednesday, March 07, 2007
The vessel entered the Maersk fleet in June 2005 and was built by Odense Steel Shipyard, Denmark. Currently this Post-Panamax ship is sailing on the Far East - Europe line on which it visits, amongst others, Singapore, Kobe, Hong Kong, Felixstowe, Bremerhaven and of course Rotterdam. The Gudrun Maersk should arrive today in Rotterdam at the APM terminal from Bremerhaven, Germany, however this is still unsure since tugboat company SMIT is on strike in the Port of Rotterdam. The next port of call will be Algeciras, Spain and from there she will sail towards the Far East. The vessel will return in Rotterdam within two months.
Monday, March 05, 2007
The CMA CGM Norma is expected to arrive later this morning at the ECT Terminal, Rotterdamand with the last port of call at Le Havre. She is scheduled to depart tomorrow morning with destination Hamburg.
Thursday, March 01, 2007
Source: http://www.BeeldbankVenW.nl, Rijkswaterstaat
|Today's SOTD is the Berge Stahl (IMO:8420804, Port of registry: Stavanger, Norway) which has returned to Rotterdam after being out of service for a few months for maintenance. The Berge Stahl is the largest bulk carrier currently sailing with its deadweight of 364,767 tons. The vessel is owned by Bergesen Worldwide Shipping, was built in 1992 by Hyundai Heavy Ind. Co. Ltd. Ulsan, Korea, is 343 meters long, 65 meters wide, ore carrier has a draught of 23 meters, has 7 holds and hatches and was built . |
She transports iron ore from the 'Companhia Vale do Rio Doce' mines in the eastern part of the Amazone, Brasil to Rotterdam about 9 or 10 times a year. From Rotterdam the iron ore is transported in barges to the steel mills of ThyssenKrupp and Hüttenwerke Krupp Mannesmann in Germany.
The Berge Stahl has arrived this morning at the EECV terminal, Rotterdam from Ponta da Madeira, Brasil. Rotterdam and Ponta da Madeira are the only two ports in the world which are deep enough to receive the vessel.
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Today's Ship of the Day is the CMA CGM Christophe Colomb (IMO: 9453559, Port of Registry: Marseille, France). The Christophe Colomb is c...
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