J3575 : The "Pacific Osprey", Belfast (1)

taken 5 years ago, near to Queens Island, Cliftonville, Skegoneill, Ballymacarret and Belfast County Borough, Northern Ireland

The "Pacific Osprey", Belfast (1)
The "Pacific Osprey", Belfast (1)
The “Pacific Osprey” at the Stormont Wharf.
The wind farm ship "Pacific Osprey"
The “Pacific Osprey” is a purpose-built (delivered February 2013) wind farm installation vessel owned by Swire Blue Ocean LinkExternal link. The vessel’s dimensions are length overall 160.9 m, breadth 49 m and a maximum draft 6 m with accommodation for 111 people. Onboard facilities include single cabins, fitness rooms, two cinemas and (for use when the vessel is in port) a pool room. This animation LinkExternal link shows the vessel at work.
Stormont Wharf, Belfast :: J3576
Wharf at the Victoria Channel, Belfast docks. The wharf was constructed 1956-62 by Charles Brand & Son, to provide a total lineal quayage of 580 metres; this was further extended by an additional 250 metres which was completed in 2009. Stormont Wharf is now one of the longest deep water quays in Ireland.
Wind turbine parts, Belfast harbour
Both Ørsted (formerly DONG) and Harland & Wolff produce wind turbine parts within the Belfast Harbour Estate. This collection shows some of the parts and the vessels used to transport them at sea.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Thursday, 12 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Construction, Development  Docks, Harbours 
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Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 351 759 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:36.8304N 5:54.5001W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 352 756
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Harbour  Belfast Harbour  Ship  Wind Farm 

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