Picture yourself standing in a lukewarm shower wearing a hardhat and boilersuit...
Not too much to add to the standard procedure of the sea trial, to will let the photos and video do the talking.
Back to Subic tomorrow to write the cheque and pick up the keys...
|RTM Dampier from RTM Cartier|
|RTM Zheng He ahead|
|Pulling off the berth in torrential rain|
|My home for three days. Sleeping with a co-workers was never fun...|
|Work in progress or art?|
|Big ship, small accommodation|
|Departing on the tug so that we made it back to Manila for our flight|
|Sisters RTM Dampier and RTM Zheng He|
|L-R Berge Townsend, Ore Fabrica, Vale Qingdao|
Steering gear test - hard a port to hard a starboard in less than 28 seconds at16 knots
Starting the M/E after the Intermediate Shaft Bearing stripdown