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Photographer:Ian Baker [View profile]Title:Giulio VerneAdded:Jun 10, 2005
Location:Bell Bay, Launceston, Australia
Photo Category: Cable and Pipelayers
Italian cable layer "Giulio Verne" leaving the port of Bell Bay to lay power cable across Bass Strait between Victoria & Tasmania.

Vessel Identification
Name:Giulio Verne
Former name(s):
- Northern Venturer (Until 1988)
- Itm Venturer (Until 1987)
- 87 Stena Venturer Not In Lloyd's (Until 1987)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Cable Layer
Gross tonnage:10,674 tons
Summer DWT:10,569 tons
Length:133 m
Beam:32 m
Draught:8.1 m

Additional Information
Home port:Napoli
Class society:Registro Italiano Navale
Build year:1983
AIS Information
Last known position:
40°50’21.01” N, 14°16’17.26” E
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 49° (232°)
Arrival:15th Feb 2018
08:00:34 UTC
Last update:
37 seconds ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 February 16th, 08:00:30 UTCNaples
2018 January 26th, 08:00:26 UTCMiddlesbrough
2017 November 30th, 08:00:28 UTCPpove In Mare
2017 September 6th, 09:00:50 UTCCable Lay Operation
2017 August 29th, 22:00:55 UTCOperation Zone
2017 August 9th, 09:00:51 UTCLiverpool
2017 August 1st, 02:30:00 UTCCable Lay Operation
2017 July 13th, 18:30:48 UTCHunterston
2017 July 12th, 10:30:04 UTCDouglas
2017 June 7th, 12:00:41 UTCPozzuoli
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Photo Comments (7)

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Arne Jürgens on Mar 09, 2006 23:49 (11 years ago)
Very nice pic!

rgds Arne
Jeff Thoreson on Jun 12, 2005 04:19 (12 years ago)
Great shot, Ian!
Kent Malo on May 02, 2005 01:05 (12 years ago)
A bit blurry, otherwise a very good shot.
Ian Baker on Apr 19, 2005 21:45 (12 years ago)
Photo taken 15-1-05.Ship arrived from Italy with
second load of Bass Link cable,unloaded some deck
cargo and left to resume laying cable.I believe she has one more trip to load last section of cable.It was blowing a hard nor'westerly and she made heavy going to exit Tamar.
Ian Baker on Apr 19, 2005 21:26 (12 years ago)
Glad you liked my pic.Sorry about the boo-boo
but it was my first try. Better next time.
Glenn Towler on Apr 17, 2005 02:07 (12 years ago)
when was that up at bell bay, if I had of known I would have come up, PLA told me that it was unlikely to come to bell bay as they were using melb as their base!
Matt Ruscher on Apr 17, 2005 01:41 (12 years ago)
real nice looking boat, good pic too nice angle, good light, though just a minor suggestion you should put the name of the boat in the heading instead of 'cable layer' to avoid confusion. other then that great shot
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