Monthly Archives: January 2013

Photo of the week 1/31/13

Marco Polo TLP with the setting sun just behind it. Definitely one of my better shots with the new camera.

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Amateur Hour, an old tug, a dead ship, and the north atlantic

With the upcoming subchapter M regulations for unispected towing vessels, I feel the current ongoing drama surrounding the Charlene Hunt and it’s tow the Lyubov Orlova warrants some of my own thoughts. That is in addition to the information I … Continue reading

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Case of the Mondays

Somedays on the boat it doesn’t matter how much you try, everything will seemingly just frustrate the hell out of you. We came in from offshore this morning, in steadily worsening weather. Our anemometer even has a 97 knot gust … Continue reading

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Another trip for the log

As I write this we are tied up at Halliburton dock in the Halliburton slip, getting ready to pump off some mud that rode the boat. We are just on from a couple day run in which we brought 110 … Continue reading

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On the double

Just got in this morning from offshore, and it is looking like a quick turnaround. Unfortunately it seems like unless they can get an early crew change the other watch will be getting a late one. We’ve had a good … Continue reading

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Photo of the week 1/18/13

Quick snap with my 18.5mm lens this morning.

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Wyatt Candies

Otto Candies new dive support vessel, Wyatt Candies. Specs are yet to found on their website, real shiny new I guess.

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