Tag Archives: Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

Vanishing Vancouver Island – Seaspan Nanaimo

When Seaspan Ferries moved out of their Wellcox Rail Yard location in May 2017, operations at the ferry dock and the rail and vehicle loading ramp ceased. It’s the end of major cargo traffic in Nanaimo.

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A rainy day at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

Not everything goes as planned when I shoot video – I wanted video of the bulk carriers Dream Island and Seal Island loading BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf and birds, and an airplane got in the way. And … Continue reading

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Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

A busy dozer boat forming a boom log boom at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

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Dream Island and Seal Island

Dream Island and Seal Island loading BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf and a bit of video…

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A busy dozer boat

A busy dozer boat moving BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

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Angelic Zephyr

Angelic Zephyr loading BC logs at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf

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Dream Island

Dream Island at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, loading logs destined for China

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Oriente Shine

Oriente Shine at the Nanaimo Assembly Wharf, loading logs destined for China

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