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More Cutterheads

Here’s GLDD’s cutter suction dredge Florida as seen from above the cutter head and

from alongside.  I took the first three photos in this post. 158 more words


Atlantic Star Sixth Boro Arrival 4

I admit to feeling a thrill.   There were rainbows in the upper bay, here falling past the Liberty statue and raining onto Liberty Island, 114 more words


Thanks to Barrel 3

Here’s Ocean Traverse Nord, 213′ loa and a trailing suction hopper dredge built in Quebec City in 2012.

Here’s Manhattan, trailing suction hopper dredge built in Sparrows Point in 1904, hull #43. 62 more words


After 50 years, new ferry to transport Sandy Island students

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Students who live on Sandy Island in Georgetown County will ride a new school ferry when classes start later this month. 104 more words


Second Lives 18

This hull was called Melvin E. Lemmerhirt for almost 40 years.  I took the photo below in 2007, as she passed in front of a then very different piece of Brooklyn land’s edge. 156 more words


Whole Lotta Dredgin' 13

Here was 12.

Terrapin Island was in the sixth boro during parts of 2012 and 2014, the KVK above and Raritan Bay immediately below.

I’d wondered what the helm looked like, especially given the shape of the glass… 272 more words


50 Shades of Spray 1

Oh . . . 50 at least!

If anything serves as evidence of the sixth boro temperatures,

the patterns of Zim Luanda surely do.

Wolf River… 40 more words