WATO

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Henk
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WATO

Post by Henk » Fri Nov 26, 2010 4:12 pm

WATO
2007 - 2013
Svitzer Australia Pty.Ltd. (Svitzer Australasia) - Sydney; in July 2013 to Pacific Towing Png Pty.Ltd. - Port Moresby
Delivered October 1982 by Carrington Slipways Pty.Ltd.- Newcastle (151)
33,30 x 29,39 x 10,93 x 5,01 x 4,27 m
347 grt
V.J.M.W.
8104046
2x 4SA 6 cylinder Niigata type 6L.28BX, 280x320 each connected to a Niigata Z-peller; 2 generators 125 kW/415 V/50 Hz
3.600 bhp; 2.648 kW
12,75 knots
45 tons BP
15-03-2007 brought in by Adsteam
Sold In 2013 sold all shares in Pacific Towing PNG

Build as IRON COVE for J.Fenwick & Co.Pty.Ltd.- Sydney.
In 1997 renamed WATO by Hunter Towage Services Pty.Ltd. - Sydney
After selling in 2013 to Pacific she stayed in charter until 27-01-2014.

Photo: Buster Browne
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Wato 11[1].11.08 @ buster browne1518.jpg
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Re: WATO

Post by JHAVER » Sun Feb 23, 2014 8:37 am

Wato has been purchased by Pacific Towing PNG Limited

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Re: WATO

Post by Henk » Sun Feb 23, 2014 1:18 pm

Already mentioned so Jos. But still in the Svitzer fleet.
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Re: WATO

Post by Nick Smith » Mon Feb 24, 2014 12:58 am

Be for Wato went to PNG she towed a barge from Brisbane to Townsville.

This is a pic beside the barge. - NOTE - No Svitzer logo
http://www.shipspotting.com/gallery/pho ... id=1973943

Wato towing the barge to Townsville.
http://www.shipspotting.com/gallery/pho ... id=1974995

Photos are from John Willson.

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