Mega yacht loading operation off Lavrion, Greece

Year: 2016

Location: Lavrion Anchorage, Greece

Description: In early October, mv RICKMERS DALIAN made a stop-over at the anchorage off Lavrion in Greece to load an impressive mega yacht of 50 meters length and a weight of 340 metric tons. The destination of the yacht was Dubai. While the final loading manoeuvre was executed in daylight the following morning, preparations such as setting up cranes and slings lasted into the blue hour when the photographer which was booked for this event went back ashore in his boat. The photo was taken for Rickmers-Linie by photographer George Giannakis.

Voting deadline: Friday, February 3, 2017