The coming days I will tell you something about my adventures on the Russian tall Ship ‘Sedov’. On 16th of June I went on board the Barque ‘Sedov’ and sailed from Svetly (Russia) to Den Helder (The Netherlands) In Den Helder the barque would participate in Sail Den Helder 2017 and I was commisioned to take pictures of this maritime event.Read More
Just before departure, the Russian Tall Ship ‘Sedov’ was transferred from the Murmansk State Technical University to Kaliningrad State Technical University (KSTU). On the 17th of June 2017 there was a press conference with the Russian television with rector Vladimir Volkogon (KSTU). On the 18th of June the vessel started her first voyage of 2017 and first under the flag of Baltic Fishing Fleet State Academy (BFFSA). Now, The BFFSA operates two of the biggest Russian sail training ships – Kruzenshtern and Sedov. The Baltic Fishing Fleet State Academy used 7 pictures of me in an article about the transfer of Barque Sedov.
Sailing with the Russian Tall Ship ‘Sedov’ was a great adventure. Everyday I will tell you something about my trip with the barque ‘Sedov’ from Kaliningrad (Svetlliy) Russia to Den Helder, The Netherlands.Read More
I have been aboard the Russian Tall Ship ‘Sedov’ several times during pilotages, but I have never sailed with full sails. A dream comes true! I am sailing from Kaliningrad (Russia) to Den Helder. I am excited. The Tall Ship ‘Sedov’ will be present during Sail Den Helder 2017 from 22 – 25th of June 2017.Read More
My picture has been used for the website ‘Dry Cargo Conference and Exhibition 2017’. Dry Cargo Conference & Exhibition is the only event that covers the whole supply chain of all major dry bulks. It’s the world leading meeting place for miners, ship owners, operators, charterers, agents, traders, brokers, ports, terminals, logistics providers and bulk materials handling suppliers. The exhibition is a showcase for port/ terminal technology and operations. The event should take place 1 and 2 of June 2017 in Amsterdam, but was unfortunately postponed until 2018. See http://www.easyfairs.com/nl/dry-cargo-2017/dry-cargo-2017/exhibitors-products/exhibitor-catalogue/Read More
As in 2013 I am commissioned by Foundation Sail Den Helder 2017 to take pictures during the fantastic event which takes place 22th – 25th of June 2017. The flag ship this year is the clipper brik ‘Morgenster’, length 48 m and width 6,64 m.Read More
In the Port of Antwerp I have spotted the oiltanker ‘Kibaz’, length 182 m and width 32 m and the chemical/oiltanker ‘Sten Idun’, lenght 144 m and width 23 m. Both tankers were moored near an oil silo.Read More
During my visit to the Port of Antwerp I passed the ‘Havenhuis’ where the port officials are located. The view on the building is beautiful.Read More