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Brian60

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This is why we like tugs and offshore towing....
« on: August 26, 2017, 09:14:58 am »

The sheer muscle power they can muster is phenomenal, just take a look at the size of this thing they are moving.....


https://www.facebook.com/drillingformulas/videos/1703910526315138/?hc_ref=ARTZRPZ4RXBNc65Y8wYLzYoN8Nppw6ZCYvDdtdtWUI02v4CwUKQYFGIcFpLHm82fuOs&fref=gs&hc_location=group

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Re: This is why we like tugs and offshore towing....
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2017, 12:11:15 pm »

An amazing feat - 5.5 years to build costing more money than I could carry and yet they can't afford a decent video camera to record the launch.
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Re: This is why we like tugs and offshore towing....
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2017, 08:56:29 pm »

I wonder if any of the people involved were aware that it was named after a cartoon moose whose head was modeled on an old style bath tap.
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