Biscay Maris

Jul 25

Costa Concordia parbuckling has not been the first one. In 1943, the righting and refloating of the capsized battleship Oklahoma was the largest of the Pearl Harbor salvage jobs, and the most difficult. More info:
www.history.navy.mil/photos/events/wwii-pac/pearlhbr/ph-ok9.htm

Costa Concordia parbuckling has not been the first one. In 1943, the righting and refloating of the capsized battleship Oklahoma was the largest of the Pearl Harbor salvage jobs, and the most difficult. More info:

www.history.navy.mil/photos/events/wwii-pac/pearlhbr/ph-ok9.htm

maineinterest:

"Sidewheel steamer City of Cleveland," Detroit, Michigan circa 1910

maineinterest:

"Sidewheel steamer City of Cleveland," Detroit, Michigan circa 1910

(Source: shorpy.com, via mega-captain-mike-stuff)

Jul 24

Aplicable a todos los aspectos de la vida

Aplicable a todos los aspectos de la vida

Jul 23


The S.S. Normandie, seen from a Staten Island ship steaming through upper bay on its way to a river pier built for it, ca. 1935-1941. (Courtesy NYC Municipal Archives) #

The S.S. Normandie, seen from a Staten Island ship steaming through upper bay on its way to a river pier built for it, ca. 1935-1941. (Courtesy NYC Municipal Archives) #

(Source: insomnia-dreamer, via hms-ulysses)

The casualty Costa Concordia heading north at last. What a moment! Congratulations to everyone involved in this remarkable operation

The casualty Costa Concordia heading north at last. What a moment! Congratulations to everyone involved in this remarkable operation

Scelta rotta E: Concordia verso nord

Jul 22

Skandi Aker Vessel Contract is Canceled by Total - Aker Solutions -

Losing a $250m/2 yrs contract because the ship is operative only the 37% of the time…I bet someone is nervous out there

Jul 21

Tall ship Juan Sebastian de Elcano. Germán Erostarbe 2008

Tall ship Juan Sebastian de Elcano. Germán Erostarbe 2008

Schooner Urdaneta salvage in San Sebastian. Germán Erostarbe 2009

Schooner Urdaneta salvage in San Sebastian. Germán Erostarbe 2009

Tubo

Tubo

(Source: miramichi88, via bellanaughty)

Corto Maltesse, Hugo Pratt

Corto Maltesse, Hugo Pratt

Exxon Valdez

Exxon Valdez

Santurce breakwater 1902

Santurce breakwater 1902

seafaringgypsy:

Ostasiatiske Kompagni A/S Det, Copenhagen

seafaringgypsy:

Ostasiatiske Kompagni A/S Det, Copenhagen

Jul 18

less-and-less-interesting:

The Grenland stranded against Aviles port breakwater. Total loss. Germán Erostarbe 2006

less-and-less-interesting:

The Grenland stranded against Aviles port breakwater. Total loss. Germán Erostarbe 2006