THIALF - IMO 8757740
|Photographer:||Ria Maat [View profile]||Title:||THIALF||Added:||Apr 21, 2012|
|Captured:||April 21, 2012||IMO:||8757740||Hits:||1,184|
|Location:||Maassluis, Rotterdam, Netherlands|
||Crane Ships and Crane Platforms (Specialized)|
|The Crane Ship THIALF seen at the New Waterway on her way to the Heerema location at the Caland canal in Rotterdam-Europoort.
The tugs SMIT HUDSON and SMIT SCHELDE assisted at the front, the SMIT PANTHER and SMIT CHEETAH at the back, while the TEXELBANK was on the starboard side and the THAMESBANK on the larboard.
|Gross tonnage:||136,709 tons|
|Summer DWT:||129,221 tons|
|Last known position:|
|24°28’24.6” N, 16°59’56.4” W|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|7.4kts, 207° (213°)|
|Arrival:||20th Oct 2014|
|2 months 0 days ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2014 October 20th, 00:00:03 UTC||Las Palmas|
|2014 September 14th, 18:00:25 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2014 September 14th, 18:00:13 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2014 July 30th, 14:00:26 UTC||Lerwick|
|2014 July 16th, 06:00:53 UTC||Amoyfjord|
|2014 July 16th, 06:00:10 UTC||Amoyfjord|
|2014 July 13th, 06:00:54 UTC||Ekofisk|
|2014 May 10th, 06:00:12 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2014 May 2nd, 00:01:18 UTC||Elgin A|
|2014 April 15th, 12:00:30 UTC||Helwin||
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Photo Comments (8)
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The Thialf compared to Gulliver.... Nice idea! Believe me, it was a breathtaking view. Really great!
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Great shot Ria! This photo could have come from the book: Gulliver in Lilipouti...
(It is truly amazing, how all appear tiny, especially compared to houses with the good giant!)
With my best regards, Markos.
Thank you Cedric, for your kind compliments. Much appreciated!
Thank you for showing interest and your kind comments. We have seen the Thialf more than once and every time we are amazed about how huge she is.
Superb picture this, it really shows the sheer size of Thialf! Well done! |
As i said to Jens about that gigantic floating machine, i am stunned to see that big crane ships could still sail; i know it is just a question of physic but it still amazed me a lot....and should also amazed the tiny walking people walking along the water. Enjoy that shot with the house in the front of your photo. Very best regards, Robert08 |
This photo is indeed uploaded to show how huge the Thialf is. On the other photo there are walking people along the water.... if you can find them.
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Looks like this one is taken in Madurodam Ria! |
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