Monthly Archives: July 2013

Photo of the week 7/31/13

Here is a photo from the man behind the crew boat chronicles (check the blog roll). This is no DP operation, all wheel and throttles. That’s how it’s done folks.

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It’s that time of year

One thing that I do like about working in the Gulf is the low level of non-commercial traffic in Fourchon, and offshore. It simply isn’t Boston Harbor on a nice weeknight, or Block Island sound on a sunny Saturday. You … Continue reading

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Charles W. Morgan relaunching

It’s with great joy that I have loosely followed the restoration of a childhood dream vessel of mine, the Charles W. Morgan. She is the last surviving wooden whaling ship, and the oldest surviving commercial vessel in the united states. … Continue reading

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The fun never ends

After my extended time off coming to work for only two weeks doesn’t seem real. I feel like the hitch just got started and crew change is already a few days away! I’m not complaining, the home savings account is, … Continue reading

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Charlie Comeaux

Another one that I am a little late to the party on, the Charlie Comeaux. You can’t make them come into the back of Halliburton for a photo shoot, but you can drive past them! Yet another of the 280Xl’s … Continue reading

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Photo of the week 7/18/13

An awesome shot this week from 3rd Mate Robby Paulson aboard the F/V Excellence in the Bering Sea.

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HOS Red Dawn

So I am a little late to the party on this one, but here are a few shots of the HOS Red Dawn I took as we came back to the clients shore base this evening. Pretty sharp! eastern Shipbuilding … Continue reading

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