Veritas Discoverer

From the forward ballast tank that never worked to the chinese food (there was a reason the mess was in two halves!)

Moderator: Vixen

Post Reply
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Sat Jan 07, 2006 8:26 pm

Heard that the Disco is currently doing 2D off Namibia for Veritas...though other people at Veritas have never heard off it!...

.....Dave can you shed any light?

Mark
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Wed Feb 15, 2006 8:30 am

Its definately down there for Veritas, received this from onboard:
The Disco rolls like a bastard, and that's being polite.

Actually, I quite like the layout of the vessel - not a bad
old tub apart from the rolling. She's 100% Chinese crew
and they have some very good people onboard. Doing good
work.
There's been an almost constant wind and we've had no calm
sea at all. Up to last night 65% wx downtime and looks like
3 more days of the same so we're not getting much work
done. Add to that a shark bite on the cable first day in
production and then a broken cable 2 days ago, it's really a lot
of fun out here . . .
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:34 am

New photos....
Attachments
0004.jpg
0004.jpg (38.07 KiB) Viewed 11817 times
0003.jpg
0003.jpg (44.3 KiB) Viewed 11818 times
0002.jpg
0002.jpg (42.03 KiB) Viewed 11818 times
0001.jpg
0001.jpg (31.18 KiB) Viewed 11818 times
0000.jpg
0000.jpg (51.12 KiB) Viewed 11819 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:35 am

New photos...
Attachments
0009.jpg
0009.jpg (55.43 KiB) Viewed 11812 times
0008.jpg
0008.jpg (40.08 KiB) Viewed 11813 times
0007.jpg
0007.jpg (51.91 KiB) Viewed 11814 times
0006.jpg
0006.jpg (37.39 KiB) Viewed 11816 times
0005.jpg
0005.jpg (49.03 KiB) Viewed 11815 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:36 am

New photos...
Attachments
0014.jpg
0014.jpg (47.05 KiB) Viewed 11807 times
0013.jpg
0013.jpg (50.7 KiB) Viewed 11809 times
0012.jpg
0012.jpg (52.18 KiB) Viewed 11809 times
0011.jpg
0011.jpg (38.24 KiB) Viewed 11809 times
0010.jpg
0010.jpg (44.54 KiB) Viewed 11811 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:37 am

New photos...
Attachments
0019.jpg
0019.jpg (41.53 KiB) Viewed 11804 times
0018.jpg
0018.jpg (43.79 KiB) Viewed 11804 times
0017.jpg
0017.jpg (41.73 KiB) Viewed 11805 times
0016.jpg
0016.jpg (41.89 KiB) Viewed 11806 times
0015.jpg
0015.jpg (28.76 KiB) Viewed 11806 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:38 am

New photos...
Attachments
0024.jpg
0024.jpg (36.29 KiB) Viewed 11800 times
0023.jpg
0023.jpg (46.59 KiB) Viewed 11800 times
0022.jpg
0022.jpg (48.7 KiB) Viewed 11801 times
0021.jpg
0021.jpg (31.24 KiB) Viewed 11803 times
0020.jpg
0020.jpg (41.31 KiB) Viewed 11803 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:39 am

New photos...
Attachments
0029.jpg
0029.jpg (53.83 KiB) Viewed 11798 times
0028.jpg
0028.jpg (37.39 KiB) Viewed 11798 times
0027.jpg
0027.jpg (47.37 KiB) Viewed 11798 times
0026.jpg
0026.jpg (45.3 KiB) Viewed 11798 times
0025.jpg
0025.jpg (34.8 KiB) Viewed 11798 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:40 am

New photos...
Attachments
0034.jpg
0034.jpg (59.38 KiB) Viewed 11797 times
0033.jpg
0033.jpg (58.88 KiB) Viewed 11797 times
0032.jpg
0032.jpg (28.88 KiB) Viewed 11797 times
0031.jpg
0031.jpg (56.27 KiB) Viewed 11797 times
0030.jpg
0030.jpg (51.99 KiB) Viewed 11797 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:41 am

New photos...
Attachments
0039.jpg
0039.jpg (43.27 KiB) Viewed 11795 times
0038.jpg
0038.jpg (41.22 KiB) Viewed 11795 times
0037.jpg
0037.jpg (43.53 KiB) Viewed 11795 times
0036.jpg
0036.jpg (40.17 KiB) Viewed 11795 times
0035.jpg
0035.jpg (53.36 KiB) Viewed 11796 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:42 am

New photos...
Attachments
0044.jpg
0044.jpg (46.77 KiB) Viewed 11795 times
0043.jpg
0043.jpg (50.05 KiB) Viewed 11794 times
0042.jpg
0042.jpg (47.25 KiB) Viewed 11794 times
0041.jpg
0041.jpg (46.76 KiB) Viewed 11794 times
0040.jpg
0040.jpg (44.42 KiB) Viewed 11794 times
User avatar
marky9074
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 272
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2005 2:59 pm
Location: Maidstone, Kent, UK
Contact:

Thu May 25, 2006 10:43 am

New photos...
Attachments
0050.jpg
0050.jpg (35.8 KiB) Viewed 11793 times
0049.jpg
0049.jpg (34.06 KiB) Viewed 11793 times
0048.jpg
0048.jpg (43.93 KiB) Viewed 11793 times
0047.jpg
0047.jpg (31.93 KiB) Viewed 11793 times
0046.jpg
0046.jpg (38.46 KiB) Viewed 11793 times
0045.jpg
0045.jpg (39.59 KiB) Viewed 11793 times
Post Reply