The 'Ile de France' oil rig is pulled by a tugboat on its journey from Holland to Senegal
Schiedam Harbour, Holland (The Netherlands)
FRENCH OIL RIG GETS INTO POSITION
V.S. French oil rig Ile de France being towed from the yard that built her in Holland. The strongest sea tugboat of the world, the Dutch "Zwarte Zee" (Black Sea) starts the big pull and the rig starts to float and gets under way for its week long journey to Senegal.