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!
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
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