Century Club: Wilson Ziegenbein

Friday, February 5, 2021 to Friday, February 12, 2021
Number of days:
8 days

The lay period at Sparrows Point abruptly ended with a no-notice same-day sailing to get the ship to Galveston quickly to go on charter for a run to South America. I was supposed to get relieved that weekend, but instead my relief caught up with us in Galveston before the ship went foreign.

Friday, January 1, 2021 to Sunday, January 10, 2021
Number of days:
10 days

Might as well get the 10 work days out of the way right off. While working the M/V Resolve as Chief Mate, we spent from 12/31/20 to 2/5/21 at the layberth at Trade Point, Sparrows Point, Baltimore...as I said then...plugging holes and fixing shit...while the company looked for the next charter.

Monday, December 21, 2020 to Thursday, December 31, 2020
Number of days:
9 days

Altamira, MX to Baltimore, MD

20th - idle at anchor

21st - shift anchorage to berth for loading new vehicles for Baltimore

22nd - sail for Baltimore

28th - arrive Baltimore to discharge/shift from FF3 to DMT #9 for remainder of discharge

31st - shift from DMT #9 to Trade Point

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 to Saturday, December 19, 2020
Number of days:
4 days

Charleston, SC to Altamira, MX to pick up commercial new vehicle load.

Anchor on arrival due to port congestion

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 to Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Number of days:
21 days

Constanta, Romania to Charleston, SC
ARC Ro-Ro
US Military contract load

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 to Monday, November 23, 2020
Number of days:
20 days

Galveston, TX to Constanta, Romania
ARC Ro-Ro to pick up US military contract load

Friday, October 23, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Shift from Port of Galveston 39/40 to 25 for further lay berth repairs

Sunday, October 18, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Fast Rescue Boat 'testing'

Sunday, October 4, 2020 to Sunday, October 11, 2020
Number of days:
8 days

Charleston, SC to Galveston, TX
ARC Ro-Ro

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

safety boat support for youth sailing at Fort Monroe

Saturday, September 12, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Safety boat support for youth sailing at Fort Monroe

Thursday, September 10, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Safety boat support for youth sailing at Fort Monroe

Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Melges 32 Wednesday Night Racing

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Safety boat support for youth sailing on Mill Creek @ Fort Monroe

Monday, September 7, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Back River family holiday beach day

Friday, September 4, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

evening paddle

Wednesday, September 2, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Back River cocktails at anchor

Sunday, August 23, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

CCV Founders Race

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Wednesday Night Racing

Saturday, August 15, 2020 to Sunday, August 16, 2020
Number of days:
2 days

Cape Charles Cup

Day 1 - 2 hour delay called by committee after we were underway 45 minutes bound for the starting area. Returned to HYC. Underway for the delayed start, washing machine at HRBT so violent few boats from HYC able to make the start off Little Creek. Returned to HYC, DNC

Day 2 - Racing area off Buckroe/Fort Monroe. Rain/drizzle. Very interesting, though forecasted, wind changes and shifts.

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

U/W for fuel and Wednesday night racing...aborted due to incoming thunderstorms

Monday, August 3, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

row to ramp for storm haul out (engine siezed)

Sunday, August 2, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

beach day

Thursday, July 16, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

conducting safety/boat handling in-service training for sailing instructors at Youth Sailing Virginia

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Wednesday Night Racing

Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Conducting safety/boat handling in-service training for sailing instructors at Youth Sailing Virginia

Saturday, July 11, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

sunset paddle

Friday, July 10, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Harbor Challenge time trial

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Towing Williamsburg Sailing Foundation new dock sections from ramp to new construction location

Sunday, June 21, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

beach day

Sunday, June 14, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Harbor Challenge time trial

Saturday, June 13, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Back River beach trip

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Harbor Challenge time trial-aborted outbound due to engine issue

Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

around the bar (Hampton Bar)

Sunday, May 31, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

breaking in crew new to sailing

Thursday, May 28, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

random sail about Hampton Roads

Sunday, May 24, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

testing new reefing rig, and then random sailing about Hampton Roads

Sunday, May 24, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

beach trip

Saturday, May 23, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

evening paddle

Sunday, May 10, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

evening paddle

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

Flip ship for shore power connection

Saturday, April 4, 2020 to Sunday, April 12, 2020
Number of days:
9 days

Beaumont to Baltimore

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Number of days:
17 days

Vlissingen, Netherlands to Beaumont

Sunday, February 23, 2020 to Saturday, March 14, 2020
Number of days:
21 days

Beaumont to Vlissingen, Netherlands

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

shift from Sabine Pass Anchorage to Military Ocean Terminal Beaumont

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

U/W for main engine testing in Sabine Pass Inner Anchorage

Sunday, January 19, 2020 to Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Number of days:
24 days

Bremerhaven to Beaumont

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

underway in lifeboat for routine testing and recovery 

Saturday, January 4, 2020 to Monday, January 13, 2020
Number of days:
10 days

lay days at repair berth (10 for the year allowed)

Friday, January 3, 2020
Number of days:
1 day

shift ship dry dock to repair berth

Number of days:
0 days