JMSDF Training Squadron Visits Barcelona

Google Translation By Antoni Casinos This Japanese naval division is in the midst of a midships instruction cruise around the world, commanding the flotilla is Rear Admiral Iroyuki Izumi, who in turn is the director of the Naval Academy of Etajima in the city of Hiroshima. Destroyer Makinami DD-112 (Antoni Casinos Va) The Kashima and Makinami ships come from the Saudi port of Jeddah, from which they departed on July 17 and arrive in Barcelona on the 150th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Spain and Japan. During their stay in Barcelona, ​​the crew…

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Where the Ships Die

Google Translation By Antoni Casinos The port of Barcelona and all major commercial ports are not all courtesy visits, to the well-known commercial and recreational activities we must add some others that are somewhat unpleasant, sometimes dangerous but completely necessary. In the attached dock where it is more popularly known as breakwater and where today a more glamorous activity is carried out, such as the disembarkation of passengers from the different and large cruise ships that arrive in the city of Barcelona, ​​was developed for many years This activity of…

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Yavuz, the rebel frigate

Google Translation from https://envisitadecortesia.com/2017/11/12/yavuz-la-fragata-rebelde/ On September 8, 1994 came to Barcelona courtesy visit a naval grouping of NATO, these ships were moored between the pier San Beltran and pier Barcelona Sur, were the frigates HMS Brilliant F-90, HNLMS De Ruyter F-806, F-452 HS Hydra, ESPS Numancia F-83, F-HNLMS Piet Heyn 811, F-912 BNS Wandelaar TGC Yavuz and F-240. The protagonist boat of this article frigate TGC Yavuz F-240 was embroiled in a war of information and disinformation during the attempted coup in Turkey between 15 and 16 July 2016, which today…

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New RH Marine office in Barcelona

March 7, 2017 – Centrally located RH Marine’s new office is located at the premises of Shipyard MB92, centrally located in the vicinity of important marinas such as Port Vell in Barcelona, Vilanova Grand Marina in Vilanova i la Geltrú and Port Tarraco in Tarragona. This enables RH Marine not only to service and refit superyachts, but also to deliver swift, on the spot service. Ronald Docters van Leeuwen, RH Marine Sales Manager Service & Refits says: “With the addition of our new office in Barcelona we will be able…

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