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by Leon de Hoop
Mon Jan 17, 2011 9:25 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: ABEILLE No.23
Replies: 1
Views: 418

Re: ABEILLE No.23

07-1995 Laid up due to expired surveys, 11-1997 Sold for scrap

cheers

Leon
by Leon de Hoop
Sat Jan 15, 2011 4:19 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: Russian Tugs
Replies: 0
Views: 395

Russian Tugs

Hello, Presently I'm busy with making a database in MS Works of Russian tugs built from 1950, I'm planning to do the part before 1950 in a later stage because my information source is not going back that far. I have to go to museums or libraries to gather information. Can anyone help me with tug ent...
by Leon de Hoop
Mon Jan 03, 2011 8:59 am
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: INDUS
Replies: 5
Views: 1373

Re: INDUS

Henk,

New caterpillar was a 3512BHD, 12 cyl. V-type engine, 1775 Bhp with a bollard pull of 24,4 tons on the clock, 1 4 bladed fixed prop in a nozzle and a 350 hp bow thruster, call sign PEWI and IMO nr. 8884830, Europa nr. 27.18071

cheers

Leon
by Leon de Hoop
Mon Oct 18, 2010 3:21 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: VS HAMBURG sold
Replies: 4
Views: 820

Re: VS HAMBURG sold

What I heard she is sold to a ferry operator on the canary islands for assisting their ferries

cheers

Leon
by Leon de Hoop
Wed Oct 13, 2010 8:27 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: ALBATROS (A-996)
Replies: 3
Views: 786

Re: ALBATROS (A-998)

Former Dutch navy tug Westgat Henk.

Cheers

Leon
by Leon de Hoop
Fri Oct 08, 2010 3:46 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: ELDE
Replies: 3
Views: 915

Re: ELDE

Yeah I still remember, we had fun.

Cheers

Leon
by Leon de Hoop
Fri Oct 08, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: ELDE
Replies: 3
Views: 915

Re: EIDE

Hello Henk, No need to ask Jaap, here it is, ELDE Y6JH 5100582 VEB Deutsche Seereederei, Rostock 1953, VEB Schiffswerft Neptun, Rostock (120), 28,20 x 6,35 x 3,80 x 2,50 mtr, 138 grt 1 x Gorlitzer S6V44U 6 Cyl, 364kW/495 Bhp, 1 Fixed pitch prop. 1970 ELDE, Bagger, Bugsier- und Bergungs Reederei, Ros...
by Leon de Hoop
Tue Oct 05, 2010 8:10 am
Forum: Multraship
Topic: MULTRATUG 3 (3)
Replies: 4
Views: 1924

Re: MULTRATUG 3 (3)

Morning David and Henk, The reason why it took so long is I don't know but what I heard is that the Nautica Shipyard in Malaysia is bankrupt and the MT3 and MT 4 are cancelled, I've seen pics and only small parts of the ships were build and the ring to guide the towing winch 360 degr. around was bui...
by Leon de Hoop
Mon Aug 09, 2010 6:41 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: KINGHOW
Replies: 9
Views: 2567

Re: KINGHOW

Hi Alan, I don't know, I didn't see her sail, she laid there for 7 weeks without moving at all.
This was the only time I got a good shot off her, normal she was laying behind the drydock in Al Hamra port.

cheers

Leon
by Leon de Hoop
Sat Aug 07, 2010 1:02 pm
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: KINGHOW
Replies: 9
Views: 2567

Re: KINGHOW

This is the Admiral IV, picture taken 20-04-2007 at Al Hamra port.
I'm not sure it's the same vessel, if she is they rebuild her a bit.

cheers

Leon
by Leon de Hoop
Fri Aug 06, 2010 11:26 am
Forum: TUGS AND TOWING
Topic: UNION KODIAK
Replies: 4
Views: 1330

Re: UNION KODIAK

They rebuilded the top of the wheel house, in the cap of the wheelhouse were not enough windows as on the Union Koala/Panda. Look at the difference in wheelhouse, especially in the back. When the Grizzly/Kodiak had to connect a vessel over the stern they didn't have a good view from the wheelhouse u...

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