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Photo of the week11/4/13

A great shot from mate Matt Garand, another Maine SVO Alumni, of the sunset at the HOS pilings in flotation canal.

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More whalewatching

Did a little more whale watching today, and the Blue Orca was even nice enough to top around and show off that new design wheelhouse. She wont be in fourchon for long as she is bound for a Baker Hughes Continue reading

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Changes

Today we installed the new company ISM program on the ships computer. To say it is a bit of a departure from the previous version, well that, that would be accurate and then some. A multitude of forms that once Continue reading

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Round and round wego

If you havent inferred from my lack of posts we have been a little busy this hitch. So far just about three weeks into the hitch we have spent about 15 days offshore or running, and our time in port Continue reading

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Another one for ECO, TedSmith

Yet another of the ECO 280XLs, or 300s as most call them. Drill Baby Drill!

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ChannelFever

There is a great SNL skit, Im sure most of you have seen, featuring Christopher Walken and Will Ferrell. Its about a band thats missing something. The producer (Walken) has a fever, and the only prescription is more cowbell. Well Continue reading

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A load of pipe for theroad

Well the client pays too much for this boat to have us sit the last couple days before crew change. I woke up to use leaving the tank cleaners this morning and by the time I was out of the Continue reading

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Case of theMondays

Somedays on the boat it doesnt 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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WyattCandies

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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