When coming alongside with the tender to pick up our colleague from an outbound ship, it appeared the spreader on the pilot ladder was broken. This is an example of how dangerous our job can be. It it had not been noticed by the tender crew and if the pilot had stepped on it, he would certainly have ended in the cold Northsea!
From EVER GOVERN to STEN FJELL via Pilot Vessel PROCYONFrom EVER GOVERN to STEN FJELL via Pilot Vessel PROCYON
In this Time-lapse and Bodycam clip, the ULCS EVER GOVERN is underway to sea. There I am met by the Pilot Station Vessel PROCYON and transferred to the inbound MT
Today, ships in Port of Rotterdam blew their whistles in support of key workers during this COVID-19 crisis.