Bunkering – Offshore Convoy at Malta – 19.10.2021.

On Tuesday 19th October, 2021 the convoy of the 1984 built offshore tug/supply ship ARTEMIS together with the 2008 built cable layer ATALANTI though both entered separate with different harbour pilot aboard.

First to enter was the ARTEMIS at 1046 hrs berthing starboard side alongside Pinto 4 Wharf. This was her second call this year , first one was last January.

Then the 2008 built DP2 Cable Layer ATALANTI that entered at 1104 hrs berthing starboard side alongside Pinto 5 Wharf, coming from Great Yarmouth, UK.

She was the cable layer contracted by Enemalta plc (Maltese Energy Provider) for the underwater cable repairs at the Malta/Sicily Interconnector at the beginning of 2020.

Both vessels left on Wednesday 20th April on completion of uplifting bunkers by tanker ELAURA after 1600 hrs.

Both vessels as described above were berthed at Pinto 4 and 5 wharves, part of Valletta Cruise Port.

ASSO SUBSEA is handled by Sullivan Maritime Ltd – www.sullivanmaritime.com 

Watermarked Photos are by Capt. Lawrence Dalli. Do not use these images without my permission. © All rights reserved. Malta Ship Photos & Action Photos – www.maltashipphotos.com

Published – Friday 29th October, 2021