By Will Van Dorp - On January 9, 2015, two Atlantic Container Line (ACL) RORO/ Containerships (CONRO) entered New York harbor, one within 30 minutes of the other. The first, Atlantic Concert, has done so several hundred times since entering service in the mid-1980s. Following Atlantic Concert into port was Atlantic Star, the first of ACL’s “generation4” or G4 CONRO vessels. … [Read more...]
About Will Van Dorp
Will Van Dorp is a writer whose articles and photographs appear in tugster: a waterblog, whose focus is largely on workboats mostly in and around New York harbor, which he refers to as the sixth boro. Van Dorp began the tugster blog in 2006.