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Photographer:K. Watson [View profile]Title:Bow Drill 3Added:Mar 26, 2008
Captured:January 31, 1984IMO:8752415Hits:4,306
Location:Halifax, Canada
Photo Category: Drilling Rigs/Parts of Drilling Rigs
Description:
Bow Drill 3 alongside in Halifax Harbour just after building by SJSB Ltd,Saint John,New Brunswick .Photographed on January 31,1984.Gross Tonnage:15,923 tons. Type: Dynamic Positioned,Semi-Submersible.Original owners Husky-Bow Valley Offshore Drilling.Since renamed: 1988-1998 Maersk Vinlander;1998-2004 Glomar GrandBanks;2004-present GSF Grand Banks.
Present Flag: Vanuatu. C/S: YJUF7.Photo Capnken 1984/2008.
Added date on 26.03.08
Vessel Identification
Name:Gsf Grand Banks
IMO:8752415
Flag:Vanuatu
MMSI:576928000
Callsign:YJUF7
Former name(s):
- Glomar Grand Banks (Until 2004 Jan)
- Maersk Vinlander (Until 1998 Jan)
- Bow Drill 3 (Until 1988 Jan)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Platform
Gross tonnage:15,923 tons
Summer DWT:4,300 tons

Additional Information
Home port:Port Vila
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1984
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Louis Mair on Aug 31, 2017 11:40 (1 year ago)
I wrote a little story about this rig, memories of the Maersk Vinlander and a possible link with the late Harvey Schnee of Medecine Head. http://oilfieldbasura.blogspot.co.uk/2017/08/harvey-schnee-and-bow-valley-iii.html
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