Picture of the month
Homepage


Older posts >>>


October 2012
Extra info:

This month we have the STX Bonita seen arriving at Rotterdam (NL).

September 2012
Extra info:

Our picture of the month this time is the crane pontoon Brabo, seen lining up for the Berenderechtlock at Antwerp (BE)

August 2012
Extra info:

As the tradition has been for the last years, our picture for August is one of the visiting ships to the Zeebrugge Navy Days. This year we have chosen the F828 Van Speijk.

July 2012
Extra info:

This month we were very happy to see the AHTS Smit Angola In Zeebrugge (BE). We took this picture on her way out to sea again.

June 2012
Extra info:

On the 15th of May we took this lovely picture of the CON-RO Trica, she was near Terneuzen (NL) and underway to Antwerp 5BE).

May 2012
Extra info:

On the 5th of April we made this picture of the MPI Resolution at Flushing (NL). She was jacked up and ready to start loading wind turbine sections.

April 2012
Extra info:

This month the LNG tanker Lusail was to be seen in Zeebrugge. She is just one of the many LNG tankers that visit Zeebrugge on regular bases.

March 2012
Extra info:

As picture of the month, we have chosen to put the Nordic Ace for this month, she's seen here when leaving the PvD lock for her berth.

February 2012
Extra info:

January 20th, we took this picture of the month. The Cale-layer C.S. Souvereign.

January 2012
Extra info:

Happy New year!!!
This month we could see the Ro-Ro carrier Morning Lady, she was underway to the Kallo lock in Antwerp (BE).

December 2011
Extra info:

This month we could see the Transpulp leaving port of Zeebrugge (BE) in the last hour of daylight.

November 2011
Extra info:

We decided to give the Loth Loriën the honour of being our picture of the month. She was one of the 25 sailing vessels that took part in the Race Of The Classics.

October 2011
Extra info:

For this month, we decided to put the A791 Laperouse, when she left Bruges to the open sea. Please note the nice reflection on the water as she passed by.

September 2011
Extra info:

Seen here is the cruise vessel Saga Pearl II when she was departing from her berth.

August 2011
Extra info:

Due to the nice weather we had in July, the choice was relatively easy to make... We have decided to put in a picture of the P05 Skrunda, the latest addition of the Latvian navy for you when she left Zeebrugge after the Navy Days 2011.

July 2011
Extra info:

This time, our picture of the month is the Maersk Beaufort, the photo was taken at berth 415. Please note the dark clouds a little further, that was a nice contrast with the sun that was shining then.

June 2011
Extra info:

This months picture is of the Belgian fishing vessel Z90, here she was to be seen leaving port for the first time under the name Francine.

May 2011
Extra info:

Here to be seen is the trailing hopper dredger Jade River, who is, together with the dredger Manzanillo II at work at the entrance of the port of Zeebrugge.

April 2011
Extra info:

Seen here is the cruise ship Ventura. She was the first cruise to call Zeebrugge for this year, in total, 77 cruise vessels will call the port of Zeebrugge in the year 2011.

March 2011
Extra info:

As picture of the month, we decided the honor goes to the URS tug Union Topaz. Here you can see her just after she assisted the Northern Highway that came out of the PvD lock.

February 2011
Extra info:

In this picture, taken with sunset, you can see the Opal Leader that is assisted by the Union Pearl to her berth. Note that not all her lines aren't all fix on the quai, that's why the tug hold her in place.

January 2011
Extra info:

This first picture of the month 2011, a snapshot of the URS tug Gent seen under a nice layer of fresh snow at her berth in Terneuzen (NL). After 25 years of service in the fleet still looking very good. And the only one that still has "UNION" painted on the forecastle, giving her just that little extra.

December 2010
Extra info:

Ruby Ace seen making way on the Ghent-Terneuzen canal (NL), underway to Terneuzen.

November 2010
Extra info:

The general cargo ship Kroonborg, she belongs to the Wagenborg fleet. Here she was to be seen on the river Scheldt on the 18th just passing Terneuzen (NL).

October 2010
Extra info:

Seen here is the heavy load carrier Fjord in drydock at Hamburg (DE).

September 2010
Extra info:

This month we have chosen a picture Ship Hunters founder Andy at port of Hamburg (DE). Together with founder Frédéric, (who took this nice harbour view), they visited port of Hamburg for 6 days. They were hunting for tugs and many other ships. You can see their catch in the updates the following months.

August 2010
Extra info:

Here is a very nice picture of 4 URS tugs assisting an LNG tanker to her berth in Zeebrugge (BE).

July 2010
Extra info:

This month we have chosen this 1938 built tug. Still driven by steam she was to be seen at Terneuzen (NL) this month.

June 2010
Extra info:

The french helicopter cruiser "R97 Jeanne D'Arc" entered the port on 18/05/2010. She was on her "last mission" as she will be taken out of service later this year. She's now 46 years old and for that, we decided to give it a place in our potm.

May 2010
Extra info:

Seen here is the reefer Lady Rosebay arriving at the lock in Zeebrugge (BE) on her maiden voyage.

Older posts >>>