Photo of the Week: Aerial View of the Balto [San Francisco Bay]
Aerial view of the "Balto" unloading sand aggregate at anchorage #9 in the San Francisco Bay on its maiden voyage from Canada. The vessel is owned by Torvald Klaveness Ship Management and operated by CSL International. The current captain is Master Khravic June J. Stichon.
The Balto is a self-discharging bulk carrier built in 2013 with a deadweight tonnage of 71,500. Special Thanks to Tom Paiva for providing all photos.
Keywords: Lightering to Barge, Balto, Canada Steamship Lines International, CSL International, Torvald Klaveness, CSL International, Khravic June J. Stichon, Drybulk, CSL Fleet, San Francisco Bay, Anchorage #9, Unloading, Ship Management.
All Photos provided by Tom Paiva, Tom Paiva Photography, 5/1/13