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Globtik Tokyo
Photos "Globtik Tokyo", during construction
( All photos Copyright Roland Van Bulck )
All these pictures were taken during 1972, which is during the construction period.
Globtik Tokyo-10
"Globtik Tokyo", Main Deck.
Globtik Tokyo-11
"Globtik Tokyo", Main Deck.
Globtik Tokyo-12
A week before floating out.
Globtik Tokyo-13
Visiting family members of the ship builder, about a day before floating out of "Globtik Tokyo".
Globtik Tokyo-14
Visiting family members of the ship builder, about a day before floating out of "Globtik Tokyo".
A few days before official “launch” of the vessel, family of the shipyard workers were invited to visit the ship,
the vessel being then their biggest vessel built.
Globtik Tokyo-15
Anchor winch, looks at the size, in front Roland Van Bulck, who made most of these photos.
Took this picture to show the people at home how big the vessel was.
Globtik Tokyo-16
Looking back on the maindeck of the "Globtik Tokyo".
Globtik Tokyo-17
"Globtik Tokyo", filling the building dock.
Globtik Tokyo-18
"Globtik Tokyo", just floating out.