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Photographer:DEREK SANDS [View profile]Title:SVITZER MELTONAdded:Mar 13, 2008
Captured:IMO:9127344Hits:543
Photo Category: Tugs
Description:
Hanging on to the Zhen Hua 23 in the rough weather on 10th March 2008.
A precaution of two tugs on her now everytime the weather is rough. Guess they won't be unloading the cranes for a while! She has to move onto Trinity Terminal to unload them.

Call Sign : MVZE8
Gross tonnage : 381
Type of ship : Tug
Year of build : 1996
Vessel Identification
Name:Svitzer Melton
IMO:9127344
Flag:U.k.
MMSI:232002593
Callsign:MVZE8
Former name(s):
- Melton (Until 2007 Oct)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Tug
Gross tonnage:381 tons
Summer DWT:200 tons
Length:32 m
Beam:12 m
Draught:4.5 m

Additional Information
Home port:Felixstowe
Build year:1996
AIS Information
Last known position:
51°29’32.55” N, 2°43’14.95” W
Status:Moored
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 222° (146°)
Destination:
Location:Swansea
Arrival:24th Aug 2017
17:15:03 UTC
Last update:
2 hours 15 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 August 8th, 08:30:20 UTCAvonmouth
2017 July 11th, 16:50:16 UTCSwansea
2017 July 7th, 18:00:13 UTCAvonmouth
2017 June 21st, 15:30:14 UTCSwansea::
2017 June 19th, 17:30:12 UTCAvonmouth
2017 June 17th, 13:00:09 UTCPortbury
2017 May 20th, 17:00:15 UTCSwansea
2017 May 16th, 11:30:10 UTCAvonmouth
2017 April 28th, 05:30:32 UTCSwansea
2017 April 27th, 17:30:37 UTCPortbury
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Photo Comments (2)

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DEREK SANDS on Mar 15, 2008 23:32 (9 years ago)
Thanks Ken,
Guess she will keep them busy until they unload the cranes!
regards
Derek
Ken Smith on Mar 15, 2008 22:55 (9 years ago)
Great shot Derek, those tugs earned their corn that day.

Regards
Ken
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