Archive for July, 2010

Ice Maiden I Sisters

Posted: 31 July, 2010 by Fairlane in information
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Ice Maiden I Sisters

As this week’s flashback relates, we can now “mourn” the end of the Ice Maiden I (more…)

Flashback week 31-2009

Posted: 26 July, 2010 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 31-2009

While I’m still on board you can here enjoy the things I said last year, which is a bit more than last weeks.

The Grande Mariner is like a turtle sticking its head out.

I was disgusted by a Boat Cadillac.

There was a updated post about the updated Ice Maiden I, which itself was deleted later.

A non-uniform paintjob for the Baltic Queen.

Fjord & Fjell : twinned forever in uglyness.

The renderings of the Oculus made us feel bad for the future of yachting.

Titan Uranus

Posted: 23 July, 2010 by SeaBart in special
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Dunno source, via Stuart C.

Titan Uranus

IMO : 9000895

Build : 1992 by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Kobe in Japan, nr ?? as Diamond Echo

Stuart C. send me a picture after he read the Funny Names-post. I almost spit my tea over my laptop screen when I (more…)

Jascon 30

Posted: 21 July, 2010 by SeaBart in ugly
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Dunno source, via the Interweb

Jascon 30

IMO : 9420655

Build : 2007 by Tongde Shipyard – Nantong in China, nr ??

We have seen the Jascon name here before, we saw the 27, the ex-5 and now we have here the 30…….original naming procedures going on there! And as (more…)

Flashback week 30-2009

Posted: 19 July, 2010 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 30-2009

And here I present to you our repetitive feature: the weekly Flashback from exactly one year ago (more or less), which isn’t that long this week……….

Marco Polo came & showed people the surroundings and disgusted others.

Flashback week 29-2009

Posted: 12 July, 2010 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 29-2009

Good day you all! As I’m back o/b a vessel again doing offshore stuff I will not bore you too much with my weekly ramblings…..please see below for the links of lasts years week 29.

The week started off with the X-bow’s predecessor : G.M. Dannevig.

We looked closely at the harbour ferries from Hamburg.

Nicknamed the “Thalidomide Ship” : Iron Sirius.

Favourite Ship Names

Posted: 7 July, 2010 by SeaBart in special
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Favourite Ship Names

On a few occasions in the past I have given my opinion on the strange & funny names (here, here & here or click) given to vessels so I thought it to be time to inform (more…)

Off Offshore

Posted: 6 July, 2010 by SeaBart in information
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Off Offshore

And once again I have gone off Offshore to do some work-stuff for my employer. I will have acces to the Interwebs so I will be able to keep the site updated. I also have lined up some post so they should pop up automatically to keep yourselfs entertained. I’ll be back in about 4 weeks!

Have fun, keep smiling, be back!

Grtz etc, SeaBart

Double bridges (including a Poll!)

Posted: 5 July, 2010 by SeaBart in special, strange
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Esnaad 710

IMO : 9390795

Build : 2008 by Astilleros Balenciaga – Zumaia in Spain, nr ?

While I was searching the Interwebs for pictures of another ship of the Esnaad company I stumbled upon pictures of the above (more…)

Flashback week 28-2009

Posted: 5 July, 2010 by SeaBart in special
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Flashback week 28-2009

No talking this week, just the links.

Oversized funnels : compensating for something else?

Uglyships.com went social networking: our Facebook-site.

Part 4 of the already famous Green Ships-series.

The Genesis of this site got an update : Battleaxe & sisters.

Sister of Battleaxe: Samson.

The only yacht in the world based on a proa : Asean Lady.

City Gamma: a floating glasshouse tourist trap.

Waterstraat (Updated)

Posted: 1 July, 2010 by SeaBart in ugly
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Picture by Willem Harlaar via http://www.tugspotters.com

Waterstraat

IMO : 8985969

Build : 2004 by Yilmaz Gemi Tersanesi, Karadeniz Eregli, Turkey, nr 25 as Alemdar M

Remember the earlier posted article about the 2 tugs of Svitzer: the Svitzer Bison & (more…)