Tuesday, October 15, 2013

The Skandi Hercules…


surely the largest “tug” to visit our port.


In fact by comparison thats one of Port Nelsons tugboats bottom middle just to the right of the RORO ramp.

15-10-2013 7-18-48 p.m.

Here’s one of our tugs, the WH Parr escorting a container ship out tonight…and as they go through The Cut you can also spot the other larger Port Nelson tug, the Huria Matenga at the stern. (both Images courtesy of Port Nelson)

15-10-2013 7-21-32 p.m.

And why was it here….the local paper the Nelson Mail picks up the story here in an article titled ; Work on long ship to extend local economy .