Shipping Up to Boston

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BW GDF Suez Boston, screenshot via YouTube

About a year ago, the 138,059 cubic meter Norwegian-flagged LNG carrier BW GDF Suez Boston was sailing inbound toward one of the United States’ oldest LNG terminals, the Everett Marine Terminal on the Mystic River in Boston Harbor.

One of the crew caught the transit on camera:

At the end of January, BW Maritime says the BW GDF Suez Boston suffered a technical problem with it’s high pressure main turbine while operating offshore Martinique.  She is currently at anchor off Fort-de-France while repairs are conducted.