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Reserve Conversion 2007
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11/23 - Weekly Updates - Dick Lund

The stern has been chopped a little more, the prop remains

The notch is really taking shape

Close-up of the new steel in the notch

Looking directly forward into the notch

The connector for the tug is installed on the port side

Another view of the port side connector

Looking dead astern from onboard

Looking astern at the starboard side of the new steel in the notch from onboard

Looking astern at the port side of the new steel in the notch form onboard

 

11/16 - Weekly Update - Dick Lund


The stern is pretty well stripped down,
the prop remains

Looking aft at what is left of the stern

Port side of the ship stern with the start of the notch

New steel for the notch on the port side

The center of the notch

The starboard side of the notch

11/9 - Weekly Update - Dick Lund

More of the stern has been cut away but the propeller remains

Side view of the propeller and cutaway stern

Steel plates along the port side have been added to the notch viewed from above

The center part of the notch shows new steel as well

New steel forms the base of the notch on the port side viewed from the level of the base of the notch.

Center of the base of the notch

Starboard side of the base of the notch

Port side top level of the notch

Top center of the notch from the base level of notch

Starboard top of the notch from the base level of notch

Looking dead astern from the level of the base of the notch

Workers power wash the starboard side of the ship in preparation for painting

11/2 - Weekly Update - Dick Lund

Stern view with the rudder removed

Stern starboard-side view of the cutaway area

Close-up of the propeller and empty rudder bracket

Port side vertical members forming the notch for the tug, the starboard members are also in place

Base of the notch

Looking aft at the notch from one deck above

Looking aft at the notch and stern from two decks above

Close-up of what is left of the stern (starboard-side view)

Close-up of what is left of the stern (port-side view)

Looking aft from the level of the base of the notch


10/26 - Weekly Update - Dick Lund


Vertical notch supports have been added.

Wider view.

Side view of the cutaway stern

Looking down into the port side of the notch.

Starboard side of the notch.

Looking aft from the notch.

Looking astern from several decks up.

Dockside view of the work on the new vertical braces for the notch, etc.

Close-up of the same area as a welder prepares to cut away more of the stern

View from the Ogden St. Bridge.


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