Investigator takes the plunge!
How do you get the 94 metre long, 18 metre wide, 6,082 ton, RV Investigator, from the wharf into the […]
What a great location!
Looking back through the skidding photos I discovered the tiny faces of two of the workmen on the starboard side. […]
Without a splash – RV Investigator in the water!
All this week, I’ve been dragging things out, making you wait for the best photos! Australia’s new Marine National Facility […]
Day four of the skidding of RV Investigator
Once on the barge, RV Investigator was guided into a dock to continue the skidding process.
Day three of the skidding of RV Investigator
Inch by inch, RV Investigator moved closer to the barge every day. And finally the ship finally made it!
Day two of the skidding of RV Investigator
As the work in the shipyard progressed during the skidding, more and more railway-like tracks were laid on the wharf, leading […]