Monthly Archives: May 2015

Man Spends 30 Years Building The USS Forrestal Ship Model

To say Jerry Shaw has an eye for detail might be an understatement. The Palm Beach Gardens man spent 14 years, countless hours and thousands of dollars building a 12-foot model of the aircraft carrier the USS Forrestal. His wife, … Continue reading

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The Three Queens Celebration!

  The Queen Victoria has sailed out of Liverpool – with a final surprise. The last of the Three Queens left the city to a musical farewell as crowds turned out to wave her off at Liverpool Cruise Terminal. The … Continue reading

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The Last of the Big RC Tall Ship Model Kits – Follow up

Originally posted on The Ship Modeler:
After learning about these large scale ship model kit, I just had to find out more. I had a brief talk with the owner of the company and found out that the company is…

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USS Constitution Going To Dry Dock

 

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U.S. To Change The Global LNG Market Forever

Great time for investing in our economy for a change! Read below: By Anna Shiryaevskaya and Isis Almeida (Bloomberg) — The U.S. is about to change the global LNG market forever. When the first tanker carrying liquefied natural gas from … Continue reading

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Falls Of Clyde, Broken Promises?

  I found this story very interesting, lack of funding preventing a great ship to be saved? Read On.: The State of Hawaii has notified the Friends of Falls of Clyde, the organization responsible for rescuing the historic ship of … Continue reading

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USS Enterprise Returns to Original Drydock for Inactivation

VIDEO: BY MIKE SCHULER ON MAY 5, 2015 The world’s first nuclear powered aircraft carrier was moved into its birthplace dry dock at Huntington Ingalls’ Newport News Shipbuilding this weekend as part of the ongoing inactivation process. The aircraft carrier, … Continue reading

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First Nuclear Ship Being Decommissioned

Ship Photos of the Day – First Floating Nuclear Power Plant Reaches End of the Road in Galveston After a 1,750 mile tow from Virginia, the Sturgis barge arrived at the Port of Galveston, Texas on Thursday where its nuclear … Continue reading

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How to Build A Ship In A Bottle

  Demonstrations to be offered at show Building a ship in a bottle only looks mysterious. The ship is built outside the bottle with the sails and masts collapsed and then once the ship is placed inside the bottle, the … Continue reading

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