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Photographer:John F Cooper [View profile]Title:MERMAIDAdded:Jun 22, 2005
Photo Category: Buoy/Lighthouse Maintenance Vessels & Lightships
The Mermiad is towing a Buoy, this I can only presume is from the NAB which is about 10kts east of the Isle of Wight (sometimes referred to as NAB Tower). It is a holding ground for vessels arriving at Southampton. This Buoy is being towed into Felixstowe for repair.
Vessel Identification
Name:Ocean Observer
Former name(s):
- Mermaid (Until 2007 Nov)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Research/survey Vessel
Gross tonnage:2,820 tons
Summer DWT:1,598 tons
Length:80 m
Beam:14 m
Draught:5 m

Additional Information
Home port:Lowestoft
Class society:Germanischer Lloyd
Build year:1987
AIS Information
Last known position:
57°41’15.97” N, 4°8’17.29” W
Speed, course (heading):
0kts, 352° (85°)
Arrival:27th Mar 2018
14:00:42 UTC
Last update:
29 days 4 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 March 27th, 14:00:42 UTCInvergordon
2018 March 22nd, 16:00:59 UTCSurvey Site
2018 March 21st, 12:00:19 UTCAberdeen
2018 March 21st, 12:00:19 UTCAberdeen
2018 March 21st, 12:00:15 UTCTowing 200m Cable
2018 March 21st, 01:30:45 UTCSurvey Equip Trials2
2018 February 3rd, 09:30:51 UTCHull
2018 January 27th, 14:00:38 UTCFarsund
2018 January 19th, 21:00:36 UTCSurvey Site
2018 January 10th, 05:00:11 UTCBergen
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