Lindblad Expeditions: National Geographic Endurance Arrives in Norway

first_imgMAJOR MILESTONE SET FOR LINDBLAD EXPEDITIONS AS NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ENDURANCE ARRIVES AT ULSTEIN VERFT IN NORWAY New York, NY, NY, April 23, 2019 — Today marked a major milestone for Lindblad Expeditions as the hull of National Geographic Endurance, the world’s most advanced polar expedition ship and the first polar build in the history of Lindblad Expeditions, arrived in Ulsteinvik, Norway after traveling nearly six days from Gydnia, Poland where construction of the main hull steel work was completed. The ship arrived under tow with 100% of structure steel and major foundation work having been competed at Crist S.A. The ship currently has all bow thruster and major HVAC equipment installed. The main engines, generators, stabilizers, cranes and other essential equipment will be installed in dry dock at Ulstein Shipyard, along with the completed piping, electrical and hotel outfitting. The last two steel blocks on the housetop which make up the ships masts will be erected later in the construction stage as air space becomes available at Ulstein Shipayrd. The ship is scheduled to be delivered at the end of January 2020. Lindblad recently announced an agreement with Ulstein on the design and construction of a second polar vessel, due for delivery in 2021.last_img read more

Numeric adventure from Arena Zagreb

Here is our numeric adventure from the first clash of the VELUX EHF Champions League between PPD Zagreb and FC Barcelona 23:25:7 minutes was enough for Spanish champions to broke the last PPD Zagreb lead 5:4 (12.) with series 5:0 to make 9:5 after 19 minutes of the match. Veselin Vujovic team was in minus until the end of the match since that moment…26 minutes of the match PPD Zagreb didn’t shot from the line-player position. Ilija Brozovic got the first ball and scored for 8:11….PPD Zagreb coach Veselin Vujovic took his second time-out after only 22 minutes of the match.Chance to put his team 6 goals ahead had Viran Morros in 38th minute, but Barca’s defensive specialist missed the counter-attack chance for 18:12…16 shots had PPD Zagreb right back Luka Stepancic against Danijel Šarić. He scored nine goals, with more than 50% efficiency…0/5 had PPD Zagreb hero from Kolding, left back Sandro Obranovic, against FC Barcelona. Dusko Celica shot 0/3, while Luka Šebetić had 0/2.100% efficiency in Zagreb Arena had Zlatko Horvat (5/5) and Ilija Brozovic (2/2) in host team, while Cedrik Sorhaindo (1/1) and Daniel Sarmiento (2/2) where the most precise among the winners.15.200 fans in Zagreb Arena are the new record holders of the VELUX EHF Champions League 2014/2015.15 from 23 PPD Zagreb goals have been scored by lefthander players Stepancic, Horvat and Vuglac.5 from 17 was shot of PPD Zagreb righthanded back players (Obranovic, Celica, Valcic and Mandalinic)3 last goals for FC Barcelona were scored by team captain Victor Tomas.9 from 11 Barca’s goals scored wing players Sigurdsson and Tomas.The first 2 minutes exclusion has been seen in 33th minute (Valcic). FC Barcelonappd zagreb ← Previous Story Barca beat Zagreb and 15.000 fans in Arena Next Story → Kielce in Skopje: 200.000 people have same dream… read more