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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:
28°40’20.9” N, 16°54’14.96” W
Speed, course (heading):
15.9kts, 269° (269°)
Location:La Palma
Arrival:9th Dec 2017
06:45:16 UTC
Last update:
19 hours 37 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2017 December 9th, 06:45:49 UTCLas Palmas Gran Can
2017 December 9th, 06:45:16 UTCLa Palma
2017 December 8th, 06:00:11 UTCS.cruz Tenerife
2017 December 3rd, 07:00:16 UTCSan Sebastian
2017 December 2nd, 06:45:16 UTCLas Palmas Gran Can
2017 December 1st, 06:00:26 UTCSanta Cruz De Tener
2017 November 26th, 08:00:42 UTCLa Palma
2017 November 25th, 07:00:44 UTCSanta Cruz
2017 November 25th, 07:00:28 UTCLas Palmas
2017 November 24th, 06:00:55 UTCTenerife
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Photo Comments (3)

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Guest on Oct 08, 2006 23:23 (11 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 (11 years ago)
That workboat is a bit close :-o :-o
Rogério Cordeiro on Jul 04, 2006 22:15 (11 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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