Thursday, April 23, 2015
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Singapore’s Galaxy of Ships
One thing you’ll notice as you fly in to Singapore’s Changi airport is the seemingly never-ending fleet of ships anchored just off the southern shoreline in the Straits of Malacca....
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Friday, February 27, 2015
History’s 10 Most Famous Oil Spills
[contextly_sidebar id=”5GVXqgNlEi8QHDtIGThHHMGcbhQb0Tlg”]Have you ever been curious about history of oil spills? Or wonder what was the most famous or the largest oil spill in history? Do you know all the facts...
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Poking Through the Fog on the Chesapeake
Maryland pilot Ron Steele was aboard the containership MSC Stella on 18 January when he hailed his colleague John Jamroga sailing on a reciprocal course just north of the Potomac River...
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
HD Photo Special – Aker Philadelphia Shipyard
Over the past year, Philadelphia photographer Charles Cerrone has gained access to wield his camera within the confines of one of the United States’ most historic shipyards, Aker Philadelphia Shipyard. Modern tankers are...
Monday, January 26, 2015
SPOTD: Supporting the Bonga FPSO
Today’s ship photo of the day comes from offshore Nigeria by gCaptain contributor Andrey Vakarchuk. In the above photo taken on 25 January 2015, one of the cranes on board...
Thursday, January 8, 2015
SPOTD: Docking the Polar Enterprise
SUNY Maritime grad Jill Davenport sent us this photo of the Polar Enterprise, a 2006-built, 141,000 deadweight ton crude oil tanker owned by ConocoPhillips. This vessel is one of ConocoPhillips’...
Monday, January 5, 2015
SPOTD: New Year’s Eve in Yokosuka
Yokosuka, Japan is home to the U.S. Navy’s 7th Fleet and Japan’s Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) and is located just south of Tokyo near the entrance to Tokyo Bay. The...
Friday, January 2, 2015
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Monday, December 1, 2014
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
SPOTD: FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela Departs Brasa
The FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela sailed away from the Niteroi-Rio based Brasa shipyard yesterday, enroute to block BM-S-9 at the Sapinhoá Field offshore Brazil to fulfill a 20-year contract for Petrobras (45%),...
Thursday, August 7, 2014
SPOTD: Warp Speed Through Port Fourchon
Hornbeck Offshore’s 240-class offshore supply vessel HOS Bluewater and the 265-class HOS Brimstone were moored at Port Fourchon last night when an Edison Chouest boat hit warp speed through the...
Friday, July 11, 2014
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Friday, June 27, 2014