Posts Tagged ‘icebreaker’

Anschutz – IMO 6705949

Posted: 6 October, 2021 by SeaBart in strange
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Picture by Pilot Frans via



Posted: 7 October, 2020 by SeaBart in strange, ugly
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Dunno source, via the interwebs

Looks very suspiciously like a desert rain frog to me:








More information & pictures of the actual ship being launched can be found here on
(Thanks to Bradley L for pointing me to this article!)

Baltika – IMO 9649237

Posted: 28 January, 2014 by SeaBart in special, strange
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More info here on Wikipedia.

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…)


Posted: 23 October, 2009 by SeaBart in ugly
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IMO : 8009181

Build : 1982 by STX Finland Cruise –Rauma, Finland, Yard Nr. 436

When it comes to icebreaking, it can be assumed that Russia has (more…)


Posted: 27 June, 2009 by SeaBart in ugly
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IMO : 7824261

Build : 1984 by Saint John Shipbuilding Ltd, Saint John in Canada, nr 1132 as Canmar Kigoriak

Today I wanna talk to you about icebreakers, I know it’s summertime and I know (more…)


IMO : 9237577

Build : 2005, by ABG Shipyard, Mumbai, India, nr 213 as Pacific one

This isn’t a particulary ugly tug, not at all. It’s just the paintjob that makes it not (more…)

Aurora Australis

Posted: 5 April, 2009 by SeaBart in paintjob, ugly
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Aurora Australis

IMO : 8717283

Build : 1989 by Carrington Slipways Pty Ltd, Newcastle in Australia, nr ??

Red is good, as we have seen before…..and here is another prime example of (more…)


Posted: 17 February, 2009 by SeaBart in ugly
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IMO : 8700876

Build : 1988 by Götaverken Arendal AB, Arendal in Sweden, nr ??

OK, let’s take a box, a reallyreally big & strong one, let’s round off the corners (more…)