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Tug Kari pushing bitumen barge Bitpro I
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No: 12806   Contributor: Peter Langsdale   Year: 2009   Manufacturer: Hollming Shipyard, Finland   Country: Sweden
Tug Kari pushing bitumen barge Bitpro I

Pusher tug photographed from Älvsborg fortress in Gothenburg on 1 June 2009.
IMO: 7927934, Flag: Finland, Built in 1981 by Hollming Shipyard, Rauma, Finland.
GRT: 314, Summer DWT: 90, Net: 95 tons.
Length overall: 30.99 m, Breadth extreme: 10.49 m, Draught: 4.2 m.
Note the Älvsborgsbron bridge in the background, with the container port of Skandiahamn and the ACL ship Atlantic Conveyor moored at the left.
One of my favourite pictures, to share with you at Christmas!
Picture added on 25 December 2009 at 08:42
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Great Xmas picture, Peter.

Know the ACL 'Atlantic Conveyor' at Halifax harbour, Nova Scotia.

In fact, almost a similar view in Halifax harbour, with Container Cranes to port, "Angus L. MacDonald" suspension bridge across harbour and put "Imperial Dartmouth", bunkering barge, chugging about.

Regards, from Canada,
Pat_R-B

Added by Pat Rivers-Bowerman on 27 December 2009.
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