Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Containership Engineroom
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SPOTD: 6 Incredibly Ultra Wide Engine Room Panoramic Photos

Photographing a ship’s engine room is a daunting task for even the best maritime photographers because of the sheer size, breadth and scale of room and equipment but, when pro...

February 17, 2016
Total Views: 274

Saturday, February 6, 2016
The cargo ship Modern Express is reflected in water on the dock as it lists at a mooring in the port of Bilbao
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Ship Photo Of The Day – M/V Modern Express

The RORO Modern Express is reflected in water on the dock as it lists at a mooring in the port of Bilbao, in Zierbena, northern Spain, February 4, 2016. The...

February 6, 2016
Total Views: 526

Monday, January 11, 2016
ACL Atlantic Star transiting under the Verrazano Narrows Bridge into New York Harbor
Blog

SPOTD – New York Welcomes World’s Largest CONRO

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,...

January 11, 2016
Total Views: 4

Friday, December 18, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – World’s Largest Boxship Makes Maiden Call in Southampton

The Port of Southampton welcomed its largest ship to date this week with the arrival of the 19,224 TEU ultra-large containership MSC Maya.  The MSC Maya is part of Mediterranean Shipping...

December 18, 2015
Total Views: 2

Friday, December 11, 2015
News

Ship Photos of the Day – Dolphins and Ships

Houston ship pilot Lou Vest has a knack for snapping pics at just the right moment.

December 11, 2015
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Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Maritime News

Celebrate the U.S. Navy’s 240th Birthday with These Awesome Ship Photos of the Day

The U.S. Navy on Tuesday celebrated its 240th birthday. To help them celebrate, here are some awesome photos from the past year. (April 28, 2015) The littoral combat ship USS...

October 13, 2015
Total Views: 12

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photo of the Day – U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Reaches North Pole

The crew of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy and the Geotraces science team have their portrait taken at the North Pole Sept. 7, 2015. Healy reached the pole on September...

September 8, 2015
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Friday, August 7, 2015
News

Ship Photos of the Day – USCG’s Newest National Security Cutter From the Air

The U.S. Coast Guard will officially debut its newest National Security Cutter (NSC), Coast Guard Cutter James (WMSL 754) during a ceremony Saturday, August 8th at Coast Guard Base Boston....

August 7, 2015
Total Views: 6

Thursday, June 4, 2015
HMS Queen Elizabeth next to the current largest ship in the fleet HMS illustrious.
Navy

SPOTD: HMS Queen Elizabeth next to the 2nd largest British warship

This aerial ship photo of the day shows the  HMS Queen Elizabeth next to the 2nd largest British warship the HMS Illustrious. At 280 m (920 ft) LOA and displacing...

June 4, 2015
Total Views: 163

Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Interesting

LOOK – Close Look At The Complexity Of An FPSO [PHOTO]

Today’s ship photo of the day is an extremely high detailed HDR Image the FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading) vessel constructed by Hyundai Heavy Industries Shipyard. According to the photographer,  L1GHT...

June 2, 2015
Total Views: 15

Saturday, May 30, 2015
Worlds Largest Rubber Duckie
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SPOTD: World’s Largest Rubber Duck

The World’s Largest Rubber Duck didn’t exactly fly south for the winter, but after a much needed off-season rest the cuddly floating fowl will abandon its nest and turn the...

May 30, 2015
Total Views: 2

Thursday, May 28, 2015
Interesting

Ship Photos of The Day – Interceptor 48 Rescue Boat in Heavy Surf Sea Trials

Today's ship photos come to us from off the coast of Ireland where Safehaven Marine recently conducted sea trials for one of its Interceptor 48s, a self-righting all weather pilot and rescue boat.

May 28, 2015
Total Views: 32

Monday, May 25, 2015
Multimedia

Ship Photo of the Day – Haunting Image of Sunken Boat in the Antarctic

twistedsifter.com: In this haunting image by Ruslan Eliseev, we see the sunken remains of the 76-ft Mar Sem Fin, a Brazilian boat that was used for scientific and educational expeditions. The boat, which...

May 25, 2015
Total Views: 38

Sunday, May 24, 2015
lightning-ship Panama Canal
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Panama Canal Lightning Storm – Ship Photo Of The Day

This photo from the gCaptain archives was submitted by Eric Miller and was taken by John Dunaway, 2nd mate of the 8,000 DWT US Flagged heavy lift vessel M/V Ocean Atlas....

May 24, 2015
Total Views: 11

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Harmony Of The Seas
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‘Under Construction’ – Harmony Of The Seas, Ship Photo Of The Day

[contextly_sidebar id=”deSAVPqw3xZfxFAxln58dCifSVkUeqkn”]The above photo is of the latest Oasis-class Mega Cruise Ship Harmony of the Seas’. She is currently under construction at STX France. The steel cutting for the ship began on...

May 23, 2015
Total Views: 2

Friday, May 22, 2015
News

Ship Photo of the Day – Tight Squeeze

  Today’s ship photo of the day features REM Offshore’s new platform supply vessel Rem Arctic squeezes into the harbor at Fosnavåg, Norway for its Christening ceremony on Friday. REM Arctic...

May 22, 2015
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Interesting

Monster Cables: Connecting the Subsea Factory

If the oil and gas industry’s dream of a subsea factory is to become reality, then R&D that advances current technology is imperative. Companies like ABB are working to advance...

May 13, 2015
Total Views: 64

Monday, May 4, 2015
Interesting

Ship Photo – Three Grand Queens

Cunard Cruise Lines kicked off its 175th birthday celebration on Sunday with the gathering its Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria at Cunard’s homeport in Southampton. The sailaway...

May 4, 2015
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
juno grounding polsteam
Grounding Incidents

M/V Juno Damage Photos

On 20 April, the handysize bulk carrier M/V Juno carrying a cargo of sugar grounded in the St. Lawrence River after suffering a steering casualty.  The grounding caused the vessel to take...

April 29, 2015
Total Views: 8

Monday, April 27, 2015
twin axe fcs 2610 damen
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SPOTD: Damen Twin Axe’s Under Construction in Singapore

Sorry folks, but all the photos that I took earlier had to be taken down… except for this one. The 26 meter, all aluminum, catamaran version of the Fast Crew...

April 27, 2015
Total Views: 13