2011-12 Photos - Ship Offload - Page 5

getting hooked up at McMurdo
Reversing the process.
getting picked up at McMurdo
Getting lifted.
here comes
Like so.
are they tied off?
Meanwhile, another container is rigged to the other crane.
Into the hold it goes.
And they keep stuffing those containers in there...round the clock.
rickety rack
About 0900 on the 24th...still going strong, and the hatches are open.
hatch back
An hour later, the hatches are closed...
fresh air ride
...and the milvans are stacking up on top.
reefers on the ice
Around noon, not much left.
Midafternoon...there was nothing left to do...
a background Observation (hill)
...except to plan how to pick up the pieces. (SFA)
buck it
A beautiful day at McMurdo Station! That bucket might be needed soon. (SFA)
taking things apart
The 331st Transportation Company disassembling things. In a tough spot, WD-40 is a good thing to have handy. (SFA)
business is picking up
Time to start picking up the pieces...
big gray boxes
Like so. (SFA)
big gray boxes
Lots of them.
let's play pontoon
One at a time.

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The photos seen here were obtained from the McMurdo webcams unless otherwise indicated. Some are from the Operation Deep Freeze (Joint Task Force - Support Forces Antarctica) Facebook page (SFA), and the 331 Transportation Company (Causeway) Facebook page.

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