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by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: PS WAVERLEY 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 4162

Re: PS WAVERLEY 2019

Waverley paddle steamer appeal given £1m from Scottish government - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... t-49773249
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

ASTRA PERSEUS due to sail 14:30 Friday 20th.
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Sep 17, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Inbound today: ASTRA PERSEUS / Bulk Carrier / IMO: 9611814
Gross Tonnage: 34837 / Deadweight: 58518 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 196m × 32.26m
https://www.inverclyde.gov.uk/tourism-a ... wer-webcam
tower.jpg
tower (1).jpg
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Aug 09, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd – in Liquidation
Replies: 20
Views: 13630

Re: Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd – in Liquidation

BBC News - Clyde shipyard Ferguson set to go into administration
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... s-49299585
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: HMS SPEY - P234 - Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV)
Replies: 6
Views: 1758

Re: HMS SPEY - P234 - Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV)

good spot - my mistake when I started the thread! I've edit the subject to correct number.
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Jun 19, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: HMS SPEY - P234 - Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV)
Replies: 6
Views: 1758

Re: HMS SPEY - P226 - Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV)

SPEY was moved from KGV dock at Govan to the Scotstoun dry dock number 3 today. She can be seen from Braehead along with TRENT and TAMAR sat in the water on final stages of fitting out.
by _on_the_clyde_
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: PS WAVERLEY 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 4162

Re: PS WAVERLEY 2019

BBC News: 'Save the Waverley' paddle steamer appeal launched: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... t-48648972
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: RN Warships and Auxiliaries built on the Clyde
Topic: HMS SPEY - P234 - Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV)
Replies: 6
Views: 1758

HMS SPEY - P234 - Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV)

Tug EN AVANT 1 https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/de ... EN_AVANT_1 arriving Fri 7th June to Glasgow with the barge ready for float off 'launch' of the next patrol vessel from BAE on the Clyde.
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde
Replies: 50
Views: 17103

Re: TS Queen Mary to return to the Clyde

She's heading back to the Garvel dry dock today (update from https://www.facebook.com/tsqueenmary/): 06.06.19 - £370,000 Boost & Dry Dock for TS Queen Mary We are delighted to announce that TS Queen Mary has received a £370,000 boost. Funding has seen several projects advanced at Glasgow Science Cen...
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu May 30, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Fishing boat collision
Replies: 1
Views: 1260

Re: Fishing boat collision

AR871 PROGRESS and tanker DECATHLON (IMO: 9462926)
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed May 22, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

iainnevill wrote:
Wed May 22, 2019 1:00 pm
Marine Traffic indicates that a large aircraft carrier at 340m long is at present being manoeuvred into KG5 by Svitzer Milford. If correct this must by a sight to see.
Iain Nevill
French vessel BRETAGNE (D655) spoofing her AIS.
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue May 21, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

For the FEDERAL SHIMANTO - watch the river Friday 24th afternoon ;) High Water approx 5pm.
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat May 18, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: CRUISING
Topic: CROWN PRINCESS
Replies: 1
Views: 899

Re: CROWN PRINCESS

Loving the description :lol:
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon May 13, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Dredging schedule upper Clyde
Replies: 3
Views: 1710

Re: Dredging schedule upper Clyde

https://www.peelports.com/media/4423/cntm-44-19-upper-river-clyde-dredging-works.pdf has all the details. NOTICE TO MARINERS No 44/19 UPPER RIVER CLYDE DREDGING OPERATIONS Mariners are advised that dredging works are scheduled to take place from Tuesday 14th May for a period of approximately 4 weeks...
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri May 10, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: PS WAVERLEY 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 4162

Re: PS WAVERLEY 2019

Waverley paddle steamer 'will not sail in 2019' - https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... t-48228971
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: AUSTRALIS VLCC Storage Tanker - Finnart Ocean Terminal
Replies: 1
Views: 1694

AUSTRALIS VLCC Storage Tanker - Finnart Ocean Terminal

VLCC AUSTRALIS bound for Finnart for 2 year storage tanker setup. Reported to be $20,000 per day charter. https://www.tradewindsnews.com/tankers/1466707/chandris-lands-two-year-storage-deal-for-vlcc https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:212112/mmsi:240159000/vessel:AUSTRALIS ASHN...
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SV "Falls of Clyde"
Replies: 16
Views: 6415

Re: SV "Falls of Clyde"

by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Dec 31, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Housekeeping
Topic: Site responsiveness
Replies: 4
Views: 5882

Re: Site responsiveness

I've just changed to use https: instead of the default http and the speed of the sight is night and day! Viewing with http was really slow. Hopefully this little change will make things run smoother! Thanks for the work keeping this all going.
by _on_the_clyde_
Mon Oct 01, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

ADM Arkady replaced Cefetra for animal feed imports into the Clyde: https://agritradenews.co.uk/news/2018/0 ... v-glasgow/
by _on_the_clyde_
Wed Aug 29, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd – in Liquidation
Replies: 20
Views: 13630

Re: Ferguson Shipbuilders Ltd – in Liquidation

Ferguson Marine owner says cash needed to finish ferry contract: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... s-45340128
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Aug 25, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: PS WAVERLEY 2018
Replies: 140
Views: 35907

Re: PS WAVERLEY 2018

by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Aug 21, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: USS WINSTON S. CHURCHILL
Replies: 15
Views: 4943

Re: USS WINSTON S. CHURCHILL

Black "E" = Fast Warfare/defence Excellence Award Red "E" = Engineering/Survivability Excellence Award Green "E" = Command & Control Excellence Award Green "H" = Health and Wellness (Medical) Excellence Award Blue "E" = Logistics Management Excellence Award Yellow "E" = Commander, Naval Surface Forc...
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat May 26, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Royal Navy Shipping
Topic: Bumps and projections
Replies: 4
Views: 3944

Re: Bumps and projections

by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Apr 10, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Stella Virgo
Replies: 1
Views: 1885

Re: Stella Virgo

There are bitumen storage barges in KGV, the tanker was in to top them up. The bitumen is then taken by road network to final users.
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Apr 06, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

PESSADA set to sail Sat 7th at 14:30, weather looks kinder if anyone heading out with a camera. Thanks for the photos in this thread - nice to see.
by _on_the_clyde_
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: FOGHORN
Topic: Damen Pushycat 1204
Replies: 3
Views: 4519

Re: Damen Pushycat 1204

Serco operate: SD Catherine Based at Portsmouth SD Emily Based at Devonport From memory I think that there are also some of this class on the Humber, Thames and in Milfrord Haven but that is a few years ago now (can't remember the names). http://www.duwsleepvaart.nl/duwsleepsite/damen/SEA%20KING.pdf...
by _on_the_clyde_
Tue Mar 27, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: Glasgow ...The Port at Work
Replies: 289
Views: 156378

Re: Glasgow ...The Port at Work

Then the bulk carrier Melete, from the Wear in 1975.Melete, 27 December 1982 _1.jpg She had an abrupt end to her career in 1991 with the loss of 25 persons (2 survived). https://www.atsb.gov.au/publications/investigation_reports/1991/mair/mair34/ Also I just want to say a big thank you for all the ...
by _on_the_clyde_
Sat Mar 17, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

Heading up Monday AM for lunchtime HW at Shieldhall.
by _on_the_clyde_
Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:52 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?
Replies: 287
Views: 107960

Re: SIZE OF VESSELS MOVING ON THE CLYDE?

FEDERAL RIDEAU unloaded her cargo in Ashdod Port in the State of Israel. It is not uncommon for a cargo to be sold through her voyage, in some cases this happens when price changes occur in the marketplace and better profit can be made.
by _on_the_clyde_
Fri Jun 09, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: CLYDE
Topic: MATCO THAMES
Replies: 3
Views: 2672

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: 11136

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 2231

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: 1566

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 287
Views: 107960

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: 4592

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: 3417

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/

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