|Photographer:||John Latter [View profile]||Title:||WAASLAND||Added:||Jun 05, 2010|
|The Waasland Sea Barge moored at the Prince of Wales Pier, Dover, Kent, UK, on Friday, June 4th, 2010.
A Flat Top Pontoon carrying a CAT (Caterpillar Tractor Company) excavator and an American Crane and Equipment Corporation crane is owned by Herbosch-Kiere Marine Contractors. In Dover to remove part of the cargoship, Spanish Prince, a First World War blockship sunk in 1915 in the Western Entrance, Southern Breakwater side.
Also shown: the Western Heights; Dover Castle, Beach and Seafront.
Wassland details (1) (2):
Description: Flat Top Pontoon
Dimensions in metres: 60 x 13.85 (25.9 with side pontoons) x 3
Capacity in tonnes (tonnage?): 1800 T
Spud length: 26 m, 25 tonnes
Maximum lift: 322.04 tonnes
Number of legs: 2
More info on the original Waasland Sea Barge, Spanish Prince Blockship Removal, Prince of Wales Pier, Dover webpage.
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