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Messages - pieter melissen

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Site related news, functions and modules / Re: Is there a site problem?
« on: December 01, 2022, 07:51:35 AM »
Hello Pieter,  yes, generally my speed seems ok.  The small other problems I can live with !  As the 1st day of summer here may i wish you all best wishes for Christmas and 2023. Kindest Regards  Anthony

Thank you Anthony, at least you can continue dreaming about a white x-mas, we here still have to worry about it..Anyway, Seasons Greetings from me as well.
Please state what "other small problems" are, a lot can possibly easily solved.

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Site related news, functions and modules / Re: Is there a site problem?
« on: November 30, 2022, 03:19:51 PM »
Hi Anthony, on my computer speed is back to normal. Can you confirm the same has happened to you?

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Help and Advice / Re: Obtaining reasonable photos from old halftone images
« on: November 29, 2022, 05:51:21 PM »
Hi David,

Thanks for this, my Gaussian blur function does help, but needs very careful adjusting (1 one 1 so to say). Sharpening after you are satisfied with the results is almost mandatory.

cheers

Pieter

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Help and Advice / Re: My photos to find comments to my photos
« on: November 27, 2022, 08:19:38 AM »
Hi Dirk

Go to the home page

Click on your your name top right,

You will see a screen with on the left a vertical blue column

Click on PHOTO there and a.o. the option "comments to your photos will show".


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Site related news, functions and modules / Re: Is there a site problem?
« on: November 21, 2022, 07:07:02 PM »
Hi All,

The issue is currently being looked at. It is most likely a site problem, caused by a new feature that created unexpected side-effects. I have the same slow loading problems.

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Shipping News and information / Re: Sisterships...?
« on: November 18, 2022, 06:42:38 PM »
Seasafe (8220656) was built by Santan Engineering, Singapore, yard number 8235.
Sisterships could be: IMO number 8220668, 8220644 and 8220632, all built by the same yard.

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Shipping News and information / Re: Engine No. for Gotaverken
« on: November 18, 2022, 06:36:12 PM »
I hope you will get an answer, in the mean time I removed the spam link from your contribution. Next time your account will be deleted.

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Shipping News and information / Re: Identity protection ?
« on: November 13, 2022, 10:19:59 AM »
I think the warning you got was not to publish rubbish photos...

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For new stuff Marine Traffic should be good enough if you just type the name. Alternative method: Google, type Name + "ship" and you may get a proper hit.

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Site related news, functions and modules / Re: Statistics
« on: November 02, 2022, 06:43:01 PM »
Clean product tankers have dirty emissions...

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Site related news, functions and modules / Re: Statistics
« on: October 31, 2022, 06:25:54 PM »
By "dirty" is meant the type of oil product that these ships can transport. "Clean" is considered stuff like gasoline, naphtha and kerosine, while dirty products are usually things like gasoil and all sorts of fuel oils. So a dirty tanker can carry dirty products and crude oil while a clean tanker (that will need some coating first because of the more corrosive nature of clean products) will carry clean products, but after a proper tank cleaning will also be able to carry dirty products or crude. 

This is a very general reply to give you an idea. Further reading could probably answer more of your questions.

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Site related news, functions and modules / Re: New features on site 👍
« on: October 24, 2022, 11:03:11 AM »
Hi Tony

Welcome back, and thanks for your comments. Yes there are still gaps in the builder info, but the site owner, through his ship xplorer software is now able to add new data. In the mean time efforts are ongoing to make the Gross Tonnage database accessible and reintroduce data manually. As this is a delicate process, it will take some time before that will be fully operational.
In the there was also the issue that for ships that were built in say the fifties by a certain yard, the current name of that yard, if still existing, was given, which caused some confusion. There it was decided to drop the yard data altogether to avoid a continuous flow of comments, about something that we could not change.
Hopefully times will change soon, but the beginning as you rightfully now enjoy, is there.

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Help and Advice / Re: what is shown here?
« on: October 23, 2022, 08:33:23 PM »
Thank you Baldizza.

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Help and Advice / what is shown here?
« on: October 23, 2022, 02:22:58 PM »
We had a question about the attached picture. Apparently it has been published as a photo showing the collision between the AGIP Abbruzzo and the Moby Prince. It obvious that the ships shown here are other ones, but which one? There is no further info about the date of the shot. Can anybody help?

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Shipping News and information / Re: Renamings
« on: October 23, 2022, 09:49:36 AM »
https://www.shipspotting.com/photos/3485885

Thenamaris tanker SEAGRACE now THEA.

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