Monthly Archives: August 2012

Still messing about inboats

Today the little lady and I took a trip to Newport so I could pick up a new kayak, and then we could be summer tourists and have a nice day in town. What was the grand finale though was Continue reading

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Photo of the week8/20/12

Fire on high, its more than an electric light orchestra song. Photo is the Shenzi TLP, snapped it a couple hitches ago.

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Standing by to standby

Well still sitting in fourchon loaded up with casing and barite. Were essentially all dressed up with no where to go. Crew change is in two days so I am hoping we dont get the oh gawd we need that Continue reading

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Sometimes they drill quick, sometimes they drillslow

Just five days left in my hitch and its been a pretty slow one, so far as runs out to the rig are concerned. When we started running to the new location, near the end of the last hitch, the Continue reading

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Photo of the week8/14/12

With only a week left in my hitch, its all passing by in a haze.

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Bluewater Chief

After only having one crew boat for a few months our client has recently gotten a brand new one from GOL. Its name is the Bluewater Chief and it is a 200ft version of the Ms. Netty. Pretty sharp looking Continue reading

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This isnt off your buddysbayliner

Some serious anchor chain and equipment here in fourchon. The hopper dolly has all wheel steering. That crane must be Lund Strong (Maine alum of the last two years will know what I am talking about)

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