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!
Timelapse clip of inbound tanker to Shell terminal EuropoortTimelapse clip of inbound tanker to Shell terminal Europoort
Today the 186 m long tanker TOWER BRIDGE was inbound to Petroleumharbour 4, Shell berth 101. We were assisted by two Boluda tugs, the Hudson and Rebel and the Rotterdam
WILSON FLUSHING, a coaster into the heart of the cityWILSON FLUSHING, a coaster into the heart of the city
Not all ships involved are Ultra Large Container Ships. Not all trips are covered by darkness or bad weather. Today, the 87 meters log incoming coaster WILSON FLUSHING transited the