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Tuesday, September 18, 2007

The Queen Mary II – YouTube Superstar

The most elegant ship built in decades has caught the inspiration of artists, photographers and amateur ship spotters worldwide. She is elegant, record

September 18, 2007
Total Views: 66

Thursday, September 13, 2007

Incident Picture of the Week – M/V Tampa Maersk

How did this happen? According to Cargo Law: January 2000 the vessel was attempting to turn in the area in front of the Maersk Container Terminal, Oakland so

September 13, 2007
Total Views: 271

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Drydocking A Cruise Ship – Video

Part 2 of the video

September 12, 2007
Total Views: 5

Thursday, September 6, 2007

The Ship Breakers – Video

September 6, 2007
Total Views: 26

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Tugboat Photos – The Race Is On

“They get to show off their stuff,” that was the response NYC Harbor Committee Chairman, Captain Doswell, gave the New York Times in response to

September 5, 2007
Total Views: 347

Sunday, September 2, 2007

Supplying McMurdo Station – Video Video Notes: The annual supply ship the American Tern being unloaded at McMurdo Station, Antarctica. Time-lapse

September 2, 2007
Total Views: 7

Saturday, September 1, 2007

Tug Boat Race – Photos

Head over to Tugster for some amazing pictures of yesterday’s NYC tug boat race: NYC Tugboat Race, Part 1 NYC Tugboat Race, Part 2 (via Fred

September 1, 2007
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Stability Error – Video

August 28, 2007
Total Views: 2

Thursday, August 23, 2007

Hurricane Dean Ship Photo

This photo was emailed to our tips address. It’s showing the aptly named tanker M/V Wave Ruler battling Hurricane Dean during a voyage to deliver aid to

August 23, 2007
Total Views: 39

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Video – Ship Demolition Gone Wrong

August 22, 2007
Total Views: 24

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Container City – Video You can find out more about container city at their homepage: LINK Links: Container City Photo Gallery Shipping

August 21, 2007
Total Views: 0

Monday, August 20, 2007

Using Google Earth to Track Hurricanes

Additional Links For Google Earth Storm Tracking: Google Earth Blog: Best Storm Tracking Tools Storm Tracking with Google Earth – Video Google Earth

August 20, 2007
Total Views: 102

Saturday, August 18, 2007

Saturday Afternoon Fun – Riding The Shaft Video

Reason #72 why I’m not an engineer; Dangerous Initiation Rituals or as the cadets would say; “Bringing new meaning to Getting the Shaft“. My

August 18, 2007
Total Views: 12

Friday, August 17, 2007

Remember your first time transiting the Panama Canal?

August 17, 2007
Total Views: 4

Thursday, August 16, 2007

Video – Not so bright boaters

Yes, If I was the sailor here I’d have given the container ship more room to pas the QM2…. but that’s just

August 16, 2007
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, August 15, 2007
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gCaptain’s Favorite Maritime Photographer

We use flickr to bring you the Photo Of The Day on our homepage and more than a dozen times a single photographer’s work has been featured; OneEighteen.

August 15, 2007
Total Views: 28

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Video – How Gas Turbines Work

Another great

August 14, 2007
Total Views: 8

Monday, August 13, 2007

Time Lapse Video – Container Ship Loading

August 13, 2007
Total Views: 15

Lifesaving Incidents

Ships Collide and One Partially Sinks Off Gibraltar

The Shipping Times tells us: “The Panamanian cargo Vessel NEW FLAME, carrying a cargo of scrap metal and the Danish Product Tanker TORM GERTRUDE collided

August 13, 2007
Total Views: 74

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Video – How fast is you’re ship?

August 12, 2007
Total Views: 5


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