One of the ships involved in Oil Spill Response is the 1990 built RTK 412 Ramped Craft BEEZER.
She arrived aboard the research ship NORTHELLA back in 2001 (NORTHELLA article – https://maltashipnews.com/2021/10/17/research-survey-vessel-northella/ )of which she was stored at Cassar Ship Repair Yard. Apart from oil spill response she’s used for other purposes such as transportation during the Grand Harbour breakwaters as seen below back to 21st October 2020 supporting the Ricasoli Breakwater arm restoration by Cassar Marine Group.
Also on the 2nd August, 2021 Transport Malta issued Local Notice to Mariners No 114 regarding both multibeam survey and hydrographic survey between Wednesday 4th August and Monday 23rd August of which BEEZER was involved towing a 25 metre boom.
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Published – Sunday 31st October, 2021