A lobster boat works off Point Pleasant Park as Thalatta makes its way inbound.
With tugs alongside, the ship shows a noticeable trim to port. Herring seiner Dual Venture is outbound.
The ship measures 75,283 grt, 23,786 dwt with a capacity of 8,000 CEU on 13 decks (4 strong, 5 liftable, 4 fixed for cars) it can also carry a variety of RoRo and breakbulk cargo employing a 320 tonne capacity stern ramp.
Built for the joint venture Wallenius Wilhelmsen service, the ship's arrival on this shore this month means that it will be too early for the enlarged Panama Canal's opening June 26, so will head back across the Atlantic once it calls in Brunswick GA and Charleston SC. It will then call in Bremerhaven, Gothenburg, Zeebrugge and Southampton and is due back in Halifax June 13.
The ship's massive funnel also contains the exhaust gas scrubber system.
Oceanex Connaigra makes a sweep toward pier 41.