Tanker Captain Threads The Needle

Aerial time-lapse of Galway Fisher entering Port of Galway – A tanker captain moving his ship into a narrow berth. Nice use of the tug and the stern spring line—(A spring line is a temporary line placed onto a dock bollard/cleat or another ship to allow you to use the physics of that leverage to do something with propulsion and rudder you otherwise couldn’t)

Look at the rushing current that is pushing against his port side as he comes in…

Tanker Captain Threads The Needle

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