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Photographer:Clyde Dickens [View profile]Title:RAMFORM STERLINGAdded:Jan 24, 2011
Captured:January 24, 2011IMO:9413303Hits:1,504
Location:Sydney, Australia
Photo Category: Research and Survey Vessels
Sydney Harbour, off Garden Island. 24 January 2011.

Call Sign : C6YE5
MMSI : 311029900
Gross tonnage : 13721 (since 01-06-2009)
DWT : 4525
Type of ship : Research Vessel (since 01-06-2009)
Year of build : 2009
Flag : Bahamas

According to its owner, PGS, the ‘Ramform Sterling’ is the most powerful seismic ship in the world, with a power plant supplying 22,370kW. The vessel class features many new innovations, including the world's first roll compensated helideck, steerable sources, dual workboat capacity and unique gear handling systems.
Vessel Identification
Name:Ramform Sterling
Technical Data
Vessel type:Research/survey Vessel
Gross tonnage:13,721 tons
Summer DWT:4,525 tons
Length:103 m
Beam:40 m
Draught:7 m

Additional Information
Home port:Nassau
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:2009
AIS Information
Last known position:
36°33’33.87” N, 6°19’7.86” W
Speed, course (heading):
7.0kts, 246° (232°)
Location:Cadiz Spain
Arrival:11th Oct 2018
10:30:13 UTC
Last update:
6 days 9 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 June 28th, 20:30:36 UTCBay Bulls
2018 June 14th, 11:30:11 UTCSt. Johns
2018 June 3rd, 06:00:19 UTCSt.john's Canada
2018 June 3rd, 06:00:17 UTCSt.john's Canada
2018 June 3rd, 06:00:15 UTCSt.john's Canada
2018 June 3rd, 06:00:15 UTCSt.john's Canada
2018 June 3rd, 06:00:14 UTCSt.john's Canada
2018 June 3rd, 02:30:13 UTCSt.john's Canada
2018 June 3rd, 02:30:13 UTCSt.john's Canada
2018 June 3rd, 02:30:07 UTCSt.john's Canada
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Photo Comments (2)

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Clyde Dickens on Jan 26, 2011 10:13 (7 years ago)
Thank you Cody. I spotted her AIS signal on and rushed around to Bradleys Head just in time.
Cody Williams on Jan 26, 2011 08:07 (7 years ago)
Great shot Clyde! That's an incrediable looking ship!
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