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I know this is Kelly Ann Candies, but not because I can read the name.   She entered Guanabara Bay midday yesterday and was heading here over to Niteroi.

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And this, Davidson Tide.

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This . .  Havila Princess

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and again with a little more geographical context.

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And I know the outbound tanker here is Carmen Knutsen, with  “cold weather loading equipment “at bow, but the stationary supply/multipurpose vessel . . . I can’t make out because

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zoomed out, this is how it looks.  That’s Sugar Loaf at left.

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I hope you enjoy these as well, although I can provide no ID.

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Leftmost vessel here is BJ Blue Marlin, which I got closeups of here a few days ago.  But the other . . . sorry . . . to the naked eye it looks

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like this.  See it  . . . at the horizon in lower right?

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All fotos by will Van Dorp.

The profile was unusual for me . . . with such a complex afterdeck.

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The name is somewhat familiar, although the BJ prefix makes all the difference.  Function?

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BJ Blue Marlin is classified as a well stimulation vessel, a new category for me.  Here’s the concept and here are more well stimulation vessels.  Click here for BJ Blue Marlin fleetmates.

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Birds hanging out on the bulbous bow?

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It’s an anchor handling tug named

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Maersk Terrier, one of ten of this specific type.  Here is a list of the wealth of support/supply vessels in Maersk’s fleet

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All fotos by Will Van Dorp.

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