You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘NACC New Yorker’ tag.

Today’s post recognizes the variety of ships calling in the sixth boro.  Like a bulker Medi Astoria,

cement self-unloader NACC New Yorker,

a very large but not quite VLCC crude carrier Sonangol Cabinda,

small bulker Century Dream,

crude tanker Bergitta,

[I wonder how coating damage like this happens.]

a 6500 teu Maersk Sembawang named for a district in Singapore,

a 9500 teu Ever Lyric,

a 14,000 teu CMA CGM A. Adams,

and another 14,000 teu ONE Apus.  As to ONE Apus, she’s currently at Global terminals, but I took this photo back in May 2019.   I believe this is her first return to the sixth boro after her loss of almost 2000 containers in the Pacific late last year.

All photos, WVD.

In whjat must be record time for a ULCV, J. Adams arrived Saturday midday and has already departed.

 

See the New Yorker?

See the NACC New Yorker?

Now you see it.  NACC New Yorker has been around for a while, but here’s the closest I’ve gotten to it.

She delivers cement to the Bronx, the McInnis terminal at 50 Oak Point.

The most common sister ship I’ve seen is NACC Argonaut.

The 2009 vessel was previously called Endeavor and NACC Napoli.  My guess is that she was given the current name when she began to Bronx run.  Here‘s the fleet as it once existed. 

All photos, WVD.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,491 other followers

If looking for specific "word" in archives, search here.
Questions, comments, photos? Email Tugster

Graves of Arthur Kill

Click on image below to order your copy of Graves of Arthur Kill, by Gary Kane and Will Van Dorp. 3Fish Productions.

Seth Tane American Painting

Read my Iraq Hostage memoir online.

My Babylonian Captivity

Reflections of an American hostage in Iraq, 20 years later.

Archives

October 2021
M T W T F S S
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031