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Photographer:Chris Hunsicker [View profile]Title:TAIKOAdded:Feb 23, 2007
Captured:February 23, 2007IMO:8204975Hits:1,526
Photo Category: Vehicle Carriers
Description:
Main channel of the Solent heading west to Southampton. 23/02/07

TAIKO

IMO number: 8204975 Call Sign: LAQT4 Gross tonnage: 66532
Type of ship: Vehicles Carrier Year of build: 1984 Flag: Norway International Ship Register
Registered owner: WILHELMSEN LINES SHIPOWNING Address: 20, Strandveien, Lysaker NORWAY
Ship manager: WALLENIUS WILHELMSEN LOGISTICS Address:20, Strandveien, Lysaker NORWAY
ISM Manager: BARBER SHIP MANAGEMENT LTD Address: 9400, New Century Drive, Pasadena Tx UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Vessel Identification
Name:Taiko
IMO:8204975
Flag:Norway International Register
MMSI:258693000
Callsign:LAQT4
Former name(s):
- Barber Hector (Until 1988)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro Cargo
Gross tonnage:66,635 tons
Summer DWT:43,986 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Tonsberg
Class society:Lloyd's Shipping Register
Build year:1984
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (7)

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Andrew McAlpine on Feb 26, 2007 03:06 (11 years ago)
Great shot Chris,

thanks for sharing

rgds
Andrew :-D
Chris Hunsicker on Feb 24, 2007 09:06 (11 years ago)
Thanks Tomas, unfortunately times and design move on. As for my weekend I start a week of night duty. Which I do not rarticulaly endear to.
Regards
Chris
Chris Hunsicker on Feb 24, 2007 09:03 (11 years ago)
Hello Marc, the light was bad (see previuos photograph) then as you can see the sun burst through to reveal all.

Chris
Marc Piché on Feb 24, 2007 02:56 (11 years ago)
Perfect light on this most impressive ship.

Marc
Tomas Østberg- Jacobsen on Feb 23, 2007 20:01 (11 years ago)
Very nice shot yes, but man... I really liked taiko, texas and tampa so much more before she got the new cardecks. But hey, thats me. Have a nice weekend, man!
Chris Hunsicker on Feb 23, 2007 19:52 (11 years ago)
Hi Marie-Anne, thanks very much.
Regards
Chris
Marie-Anne on Feb 23, 2007 19:50 (11 years ago)
Superb shot.
Fantastic colors.
Very very good job!!!

Greetz,
Marie-Anne
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