The American Eagle Tankers company is operating a number of shuttle tankers in Europe. They are frequent callers to the port of Rotterdam. Today, the EAGLE BERGEN ( 276 x 46 m) was shifting from het Vopak berth in Oilharbour 7 to the dolphins 82 in the Calandkanaal. She is fitte with a number of bow- and stern trusters and has enclosed bridge wings. A very useful feature in wintertime!
In The Netherlands, Maritime Pilotage is a public duty performed by a private system of pilots since 1988. The maritime pilot is an independent professional giving independent advice to a