Tag Archives: tugs

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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On the hard – Gowlland Scout (ex Finlay 2)

Gowlland Scout on the hard at Stones Marina & Boatyard in Nanaimo

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Ranger and Rover

Salish Sea Industrial Services tugs Ranger and Rover in Victoria

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Self unloading log barge

Seaspan Rogue and Seaspan Ace towing the self unloading log barge Seaspan Survivor Seaspan Rogue Built: 2006, Berjaya Dockyard Sdn Bhd, Sarawak, Malaysia Length Overall: 33.7 m Breadth: 10.6 m Draft: 4.2 m GRT: 444 tonnes Engines: 2 x Niigata … Continue reading

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Port Alberni – Tugs

Tugs in Port Alberni

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Seaspan Foam

Seaspan Foam at Ogden Point I’ve always had a fondness, or perhaps a bit of a fascination, with train engines, fish boats, and tugs. The tugs because of their raw power and maneuverability that combines to allow them to position … Continue reading

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YTL 435

This 422 Class District Harbor Tug, Small was laid down in 1943, at Bellingham Iron Works, Bellingham, WA. She was delivered and placed in service as YT-435 in the 12th Naval District, Navy Yard Mare Island in 1944, Vallejo, California. … Continue reading

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Ocean Warrior

Ocean Warrior at the Ladysmith Marina

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