|Photographer:||Adi Man [View profile]||Title:||BROOKLYN BRIDGE||Added:||Apr 19, 2009|
|BROOKLYN BRIDGE entering the port of Mangalia, Romania after a long trip from Quincy, MA, U.S.A. ( 6000 nautical miles ).
Towed by American-flagged tug boat ALLIE B ( 3600 bhp ) has arrived at Mangalia with USS HARVEY-former GOLIATH, dismantled in the Fore River Shipyard, Quincy.
GOLIATH ( 100 m tall, 1200 ton capacity, built in 1975 by General Dynamics ) was the largest gantry crane in North America and a Quincy landmark.
Now, the new owner of this giant crane is Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries shipyard.
Date : April 17, 2009
IMO : 8639077
Flag : U.S.A.
Type : Deck Cargo Barge ( non propelled )
GRT : 5860
NRT : 1758
DWT : 5311
LOA : 122.64 m
B : 30.48 m
Dft : 3.05 m
Built : 1998 - Gulf Coast Fabrication Inc, Pearlington, MS, U.S.A.
Yard number : 296