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Photographer:Jeroen v.d. Kaaden [View profile]Title:HomericAdded:Jul 04, 2006
Photo Category: Ships Under Construction
Homeric. Build 1986 yard# s.610

Spectacular sideway launch! Never before there was a ship such big and heavy as Homeric launched sideways. 16.000 metric tonnes displacment weight of the hull.
Vessel Identification
Name:Thomson Dream
Former name(s):
- Costa Europa (Until 2010 Apr)
- Westerdam (Until 2002 Apr)
- Homeric (Until 1988 Dec)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Passengers Ship
Gross tonnage:54,763 tons
Summer DWT:5,340 tons
Length:242 m
Beam:31 m
Draught:7.5 m

Additional Information
Home port:Valletta
Class society:Germanischer Lloyd
Build year:1986
AIS Information
Last known position:
44°4’25.85” N, 14°4’12.94” E
Speed, course (heading):
17.7kts, 147° (147°)
Arrival:18th Oct 2016
05:30:41 UTC
Last update:
5 days 16 hours ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2016 April 10th, 10:00:48 UTCCozumel Mexico
2016 April 1st, 18:00:00 UTCHavana Cuba
2016 February 21st, 12:00:47 UTCMontego Bay Jamaica
2016 February 21st, 10:00:12 UTCCozumel Mexico
2016 January 24th, 10:00:28 UTCCozumel
2015 December 5th, 07:00:06 UTCLas Palmas
2015 December 4th, 09:00:40 UTCSanta Cruz De Teneri
2015 November 6th, 10:00:48 UTCCadiz Dry Dock 4
2015 November 2nd, 15:00:49 UTCCartagena
2015 November 1st, 06:00:58 UTCBarcelona
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Photo Comments (3)

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Guest on Oct 08, 2006 23:23 (10 years ago)
This brings back child hood memories my Dad used to work at the Collingwood yard over here.Located on the Great Lakes.It to had the side launches.It now no longer exsists.Very good post different to see this kind of post. 8-)
Ben on Jul 04, 2006 22:54 (10 years ago)
That workboat is a bit close :-o :-o
Rogério Cordeiro on Jul 04, 2006 22:15 (10 years ago)
Amazing image! really impressive......

Port of registry: Nassau (Bahamas)
IMO: 8407735
Pos-names: Westerdam
Actual name (Jun/2006): Costa Europa (since Apr/2002)
Built by: Jos. L. Meyer GmbH & Co. - Papenburg in 1986
Type/class: Cruise Ship

Thanks for posted this great picture here!
Rogério Cordeiro (Brasil) :-D
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