Auckland – West                          Mainly West of Queen Street – seen through my lens

November 28, 2011

Liverpool Splice

Filed under: City,People,Port — paul @ 6:31 am
Vili and George

Vili and George

Vili and George are based in Henderson, but their work often brings them to the ships at the Wynyard Quarter. George explained to me that what they are working at is a Liverpool splice. Connecting two steel ropes together.

I found a fast and furious video clip of the craft on youtube.

Liverpool Splice

Liverpool Splice

George and Vili

George and Vili

2 Comments

  1. They seem to know what they are doing.

    Comment by Steffe — November 28, 2011 @ 9:24 am

  2. What an interesting slice of life in your city.

    Comment by joan — November 28, 2011 @ 10:13 pm

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