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by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Jun 09, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MATCO THAMES
Replies: 3
Views: 548

Re: MATCO THAMES

Working story of her here: http://www.aukevisser.nl/mobil/id158.htm
by _on_the_clyde_
Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV LYSBLINK SEAWAYS, AT GREENOCK.
Replies: 25
Views: 6061

Re: MV LYSBLINK SEAWAYS, AT GREENOCK.

They lifted the main engine out, sold to new owner.
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Sep 14, 2016 9:45 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

FEDERAL YUKON sailing around 10am 15th Sep.
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Aug 25, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Photos from my Waverley Trip to Campbeltown
Replies: 4
Views: 707

Re: Photos from my Waverley Trip to Campbeltown

Great set of photos, thanks for sharing.
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Aug 18, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: De Ming Hai
Replies: 2
Views: 549

Re: De Ming Hai

Great photos, thanks for sharing.
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Aug 16, 2016 9:33 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

DE MING HAI due up river AM Wed 17th August for berthing at HW around midday.
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Aug 11, 2016 10:43 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Regular visitor YEOMAN BANK (205m LOA) currently alongside Shieldhall discharging aggregates from Glensanda, departing tonight. Next week the DE MING HAI will be the next large bulker for the dock at 225m LOA due in from Belfast.
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Aug 08, 2016 8:43 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

MSC KORONI is the largest container ship (as I understand) to call at then Greenock Ocean Terminal to date. She's 258m in length with just over 32m beam. 3,842 TEU. Screenshot from the Greenock Webcam (http://saitek1.camstreams.com/) below.
MSC KORONI at Greenock 08th Aug 2016.jpg
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by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Jul 18, 2016 10:53 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Cape size bulker EQUATOR PROSPER is arriving into Hunterston this evening, she's 288m x 45m with a Gross Tonnage: 85868, Deadweight: 171191 t and draught 17.7m. She may be the last 'big' vessel to call at Hunterston given the downturn in the UK importing coal for power stations. https://www.marinetr...
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Jul 16, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Great photos, nice to see. Thanks for sharing.
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Jul 15, 2016 1:43 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Maybe 08:00 Sat for departure...
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Jul 12, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

I'd watch for the tugs maybe heading up Friday late afternoon.... Subject to changes of course!
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Jul 09, 2016 9:12 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

AURILIA is heading up river on Sunday afternoon. F.D.GENNARO AURILIA is her ex name. Just AURILIA now.
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Jul 07, 2016 9:36 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Large bulker AURILIA due to Irvine Bay anchorage later today and then heading up river Sunday or Monday.

https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/de ... id:279087/
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:34 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: ASHNA AT FINNART
Replies: 6
Views: 2664

Re: ASHNA AT FINNART

For info the ASHNA is sailing at 02:00 09th June 2016 having completed her time at Finnart as the storage tanker.
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon May 30, 2016 2:28 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SPIRIT OF FORTITUDE
Replies: 2
Views: 1420

Re: SPIRIT OF FORTITUDE

Some coverage:

http://forargyll.com/?p=105756

http://forargyll.com/?p=105801

And when the website is made it will be here: http://www.theroyalscottish.com/
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue May 24, 2016 2:41 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Going to be sailing around midnight so not ideal for photos :roll:
_on_the_clyde_ wrote:
Allan wrote:Good picture Willie - must have been up early to get that one......

I'm hoping to get a few pics when she goes back down.
Watch for the tugs heading up on Tuesday afternoon for her sailing most probable.
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon May 23, 2016 10:29 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Allan wrote:Good picture Willie - must have been up early to get that one......

I'm hoping to get a few pics when she goes back down.
Watch for the tugs heading up on Tuesday afternoon for her sailing most probable.
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue May 17, 2016 4:10 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

WU ZHU HAI has cargo of animal feed from South America. Part discharge in Belfast to reduce the draught to allow for transit up the Clyde. Cefetra Ltd is the receiver of the cargo. http://www.cefetra.com/index.php?id=cefetra_ltd
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri May 13, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde
Replies: 44
Views: 6038

Re: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde

From Friends of TS Queen Mary Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tsqueenmary "MEET THE MARY" CRUISE - 15.05.16 TS Queen Mary is on schedule to make the Clyde this Sunday 15th May. In response to several requests, we are looking at a charter of "Clyde Clipper" to take guests out to meet Queen Ma...
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Mar 30, 2016 10:23 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Great photos, thanks for the effort of taking and posting!
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Feb 08, 2016 5:28 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: BURGIA
Replies: 5
Views: 1031

Re: BURGIA

Nice photos, big ship. Thanks for sharing.
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:27 am
Forum: Svitzer Fleet
Topic: SVITZER MOIRA
Replies: 5
Views: 1048

Re: SVITZER MOIRA

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/marine-accident-investigation-branch-current-investigations/marine-accident-investigation-branch-current-investigations Vessel’s name Svitzer Moira Accident/incident type Death of a crew member during mooring operations in Portbury Dock, Bristol Date of in...
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Dec 29, 2015 9:01 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Site Upgrade
Replies: 17
Views: 4554

Re: Site Upgrade

All seems good from my end of the line :)

I'd vote for the thanks button as it allows a token of gratitude to be shown without having to clog the forum up with lots of messages within each thread. Just my thoughts.
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Dec 28, 2015 2:24 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Site Upgrade
Replies: 17
Views: 4554

Re: Site Upgrade

Good luck, hope all is smooth transition. Look forward to the end result.
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Nov 19, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Mineral boats, Ayr Bay
Replies: 11
Views: 4373

Re: Mineral boats, Ayr Bay

MINERAL KYOTO bound for Irvine Bay, looks like lay-up time again.

http://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/det ... pid:117612
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Nov 19, 2015 8:58 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV LYSBLINK SEAWAYS, AT GREENOCK.
Replies: 25
Views: 6061

Re: MV LYSBLINK SEAWAYS, AT GREENOCK.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/lysblink-seaways-accident-investigation-report-published The report into MAIB’s investigation of the grounding of cargo vessel Lysblink Seaways, is now published. The vessel ran aground at full speed and remained on the rocky foreshore near Kilchoan for almost 2 d...
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Nov 06, 2015 9:48 pm
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: New tug for the Clyde
Replies: 15
Views: 1860

Re: New tug for the Clyde

by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde
Replies: 44
Views: 6038

Re: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde

I wish them all the success but on the other hand I hope that this does not remove potential funding from the Waverley and put her future at any risk.
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Oct 21, 2015 2:29 pm
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: Ships Bell
Replies: 1
Views: 594

Re: Ships Bell

The McLean Museum and Art Gallery at Greenock Tel: 01475 715624.
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Oct 21, 2015 9:15 am
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: New tug for the Clyde
Replies: 15
Views: 1860

Re: New tug for the Clyde

by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Oct 06, 2015 1:16 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 152
Replies: 57
Views: 12103

Re: Joint Warrior 152

flyingboy wrote:https://www.flickr.com/photos/microligh ... 9056481890

a few pics, hopefully of interest.

Never as clear as ground-taken photos due to vibration and travelling at 60mph :o

Cheers
Michael
Great to see these photos, good work Michael! :clap:
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Oct 02, 2015 10:51 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 152
Replies: 57
Views: 12103

Re: Joint Warrior 152

kennymac wrote:French warship ???? alongside Fairlie Quay. Ayton Cross and Anglegarth making their way back upriver. Will get an eyeball tomorrow.
French frigate La Motte-Picquet (D645)
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Sep 21, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 152
Replies: 57
Views: 12103

Re: Joint Warrior 152

Calum McCulloch wrote:I see Seawaves has put on some Canadian vessels for JW152. Anyone know what else may be visiting early October?
HMCS Athabaskan and HMCS Halifax
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scot ... -1.3219524
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Sep 21, 2015 8:53 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 152
Replies: 57
Views: 12103

Re: Joint Warrior 152

Italian destroyer Andrea Doria (D 553) is coming:

https://translate.google.co.uk/translat ... rev=search
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Aug 12, 2015 1:57 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Barge for BAE Inbound Today
Replies: 52
Views: 12594

Re: Barge for BAE Inbound Today

BOA ODIN http://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/det ... id:196066/ on her way back to the Clyde - she will escort the BOABARGE 34 + LB04 tow when she departs.
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Aug 05, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Barge for BAE Inbound Today
Replies: 52
Views: 12594

Re: Barge for BAE Inbound Today

Allan wrote:Tugs AYTON CROSS and ANGLEGARTH currently attending the barge, with BATTLER in the vicinity.
Barge moved today from the loading berth to the layby berth while prepared for sea voyage.
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Aug 04, 2015 10:51 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Barge for BAE Inbound Today
Replies: 52
Views: 12594

Re: Barge for BAE Inbound Today

Tug CARLO MARTELLO http://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/det ... pid:280046 on her way for the sea-going tow of BOABARGE 34 + LB04 https://twitter.com/hashtag/HMSPrinceofWales?src=hash from the Clyde. Departure around the 16th August.
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Jul 25, 2015 11:15 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: WAVERLEY 2015
Replies: 120
Views: 24125

Re: WAVERLEY 2015

Nice photos, heard she had 501 passengers onboard when departing Helensburgh.
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Jul 24, 2015 7:32 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: NEW SHIPYARD FOR THE CLYDE?
Replies: 7
Views: 2312

Re: NEW SHIPYARD FOR THE CLYDE?

by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Jun 13, 2015 11:02 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 176
Views: 16624

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Max length 230m with max beam 32m.
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed May 06, 2015 10:11 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: STAV VIKING
Replies: 3
Views: 711

Re: STAV VIKING

At anchor in the designated 'A' anchorages awaiting berthing at Finnart.
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue May 05, 2015 6:22 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Mineral boats, Ayr Bay
Replies: 11
Views: 4373

Re: Mineral boats, Ayr Bay

The vessel's are under control of BOCIMAR INTERNATIONAL which is part of 'Compagnie Maritime Belge' group, the reasons for the ships sitting idle is in their latest press release which can be read here: http://www.cmb.be/pdf/resultaten31.03.15ENG.pdf Further info on their website http://www.cmb.be/
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue May 05, 2015 9:40 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Mineral boats, Ayr Bay
Replies: 11
Views: 4373

Re: Mineral boats, Ayr Bay

This ships are all empty, nothing to do with Hunterston on this occasion.
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Apr 21, 2015 6:41 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV SATURN, IN JWD GREENOCK.
Replies: 16
Views: 4154

Re: MV SATURN, IN JWD GREENOCK.

She was out on sea trials today at lunchtime. Sounds like she is close to departure for her new home turf.
by _on_the_clyde_
Sun Apr 19, 2015 11:04 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MV LYSBLINK SEAWAYS, AT GREENOCK.
Replies: 25
Views: 6061

Re: MV LYSBLINK SEAWAYS, AT GREENOCK.

Now on the move to Rosneath. DRB Marine are going to scrap her. Under tow of local Svitzer tugs.
by _on_the_clyde_
Sun Apr 12, 2015 1:53 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 15-1 is it c13 April?
Replies: 42
Views: 12343

Re: Joint Warrior 15-1 is it c13 April?

Calum McCulloch wrote:JW departures today so far (as seen from Skelmorlie).
Are the Glasgow ones due out tomorrow?
Just about to leave this afternoon
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Apr 09, 2015 7:45 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Joint Warrior 15-1 is it c13 April?
Replies: 42
Views: 12343

Re: Joint Warrior 15-1 is it c13 April?

A lot are heading up today and more tomorrow. Check AIS out to see them approaching the south of Arran at the moment of this post...

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