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      10-16-2012, 01:42 AM   #1
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Anyone else on the the Turandot?

Expected port departure of Oct 17.

I confirmed with shipping company that this is my carrier. (I was an Oct 8 drop off in Munich.)
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      10-16-2012, 05:20 AM   #2
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Expected port departure of Oct 17.

I confirmed with shipping company that this is my carrier. (I was an Oct 8 drop off in Munich.)
Yep . I keep stalking you
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      10-16-2012, 12:03 PM   #3
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Yep . I keep stalking you
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I was surprised to see how many cars that ship can carry.
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      10-16-2012, 01:23 PM   #4
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I think I might be on the Turandot but it's not showing up in the tracking... we dropped 2 ED's off in Amsterdam on 10/2. My Girlfriends car is showing up as on the ship but mine isn't for some reason. Should I be concerned?

Also my friend dropped his m3 off in Paris on 10/5 and his is on the same ship...
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Expected port departure of Oct 17.

I confirmed with shipping company that this is my carrier. (I was an Oct 8 drop off in Munich.)
Congrats, you are on your way! I dropped off on Oct 12th ... no ship yet of course, we'll see who gets their pick up at the PDC first!
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      10-16-2012, 01:56 PM   #6
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Congrats, you are on your way! I dropped off on Oct 12th ... no ship yet of course, we'll see who gets their pick up at the PDC first!
I drove in on the Decatur 200 this morning, and I was already considering my disappointment with the American driving style before the car gets back.

Hopefully we'll end up at the PDC together - that would be a fun experience.
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I was surprised to see how many cars that ship can carry.
over 5000 cars and hundreds of trucks

Lets hope this doesn't happen again ....
http://www.rpmgo.com/cars/v/destroye...mws05.jpg.html
http://www.rpmgo.com/370-bmws-damage...-ship-incident
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      10-16-2012, 03:32 PM   #8
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over 5000 cars and hundreds of trucks

Lets hope this doesn't happen again ....
http://www.rpmgo.com/cars/v/destroye...mws05.jpg.html
http://www.rpmgo.com/370-bmws-damage...-ship-incident
Wow. You are just all kinds of sunshine Jan.
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Expected port departure of Oct 17.

I confirmed with shipping company that this is my carrier. (I was an Oct 8 drop off in Munich.)
My car has been at port since 10-9. I assume this is the one going to NY. How did you confirm that your car was going to be on this ship. There is another ship I believe leaving two days later that gets in two days earlier.
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      10-16-2012, 04:58 PM   #10
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Expected port departure of Oct 17.

I confirmed with shipping company that this is my carrier. (I was an Oct 8 drop off in Munich.)
My car has been at port since 10-9. I assume this is the one going to NY. How did you confirm that your car was going to be on this ship. There is another ship I believe leaving two days later that gets in two days earlier.
I just emailed the lady at the drop off company and she provided me the information directly.
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      10-16-2012, 05:40 PM   #11
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Ok, you did ED. Well best of luck to you with your awesome new car.
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      10-17-2012, 09:13 PM   #12
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I dropped off the same day as you guys, made the boat.

jmh, I'm still parked right behind you.
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My car has been at port since 10-9. I assume this is the one going to NY. How did you confirm that your car was going to be on this ship. There is another ship I believe leaving two days later that gets in two days earlier.
You can also go to the Wallenius site and enter your vin number under cargo-

https://att.2wglobal.com/gstattweb/o...uickSearchPage
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I am on the Turandot. Waiting for my MCB/SS to get here in NY. I'm dying, I want to get some miles in before the snow starts.
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Port Country Arrival Departure

BREMERHAVEN GERMANY 14/10/2012 17/10/2012
GOTHENBURG SWEDEN 19/10/2012 19/10/2012

ZEEBRUGGE BELGIUM 21/10/2012 21/10/2012
SOUTHAMPTON UNITED KINGDOM 22/10/2012 22/10/2012
HALIFAX, NS CANADA 30/10/2012 30/10/2012
NEW YORK, NY U.S.A. 01/11/2012 02/11/2012
BRUNSWICK, GA U.S.A. 05/11/2012 05/11/2012
CHARLESTON,SC U.S.A. 06/11/2012 06/11/2012

Alright! It is finished picking up the Volvo deliveries!
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No changes reflected on the arrival date at Brunswick...checking due to Sandy's effects...


Port Country Arrival Departure

BREMERHAVEN GERMANY 14/10/2012 17/10/2012
GOTHENBURG SWEDEN 19/10/2012 19/10/2012
ZEEBRUGGE BELGIUM 21/10/2012 21/10/2012
SOUTHAMPTON UNITED KINGDOM 22/10/2012 22/10/2012
HALIFAX, NS CANADA 30/10/2012 30/10/2012
NEW YORK, NY U.S.A. 01/11/2012 02/11/2012
BRUNSWICK, GA U.S.A. 05/11/2012 05/11/2012
CHARLESTON,SC U.S.A. 06/11/2012 06/11/2012
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I getting really nervous. I think the port in NY is flooded and damaged.
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Latest update from BMW NA

Jersey City Vehicle Distribution Center
• These facilities are currently without power and will remain
closed, Wednesday, October 31. Utilities are working to restore
power, however, they are unable to determine when power will return
due to the widespread affects of the storm.
At least out cars safe and sound on the boat. Hopefully no cars at the VDC have suffered damage (as most cars are in a parking structure/garage only a few should have been exposed to the elements) .
Also the folks from the VDC have likely other things on their mind than our cars and I hope they and their families are safe ! we'll get our cars eventually and still have plenty time to drive them.

Metal can always be replaced.
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Latest update from BMW NA

Jersey City Vehicle Distribution Center
These facilities are currently without power and will remain
closed, Wednesday, October 31. Utilities are working to restore
power, however, they are unable to determine when power will return
due to the widespread affects of the storm.
At least out cars safe and sound on the boat. Hopefully no cars at the VDC have suffered damage (as most cars are in a parking structure/garage only a few should have been exposed to the elements) .
Also the folks from the VDC have likely other things on their mind than our cars and I hope they and their families are safe ! we'll get our cars eventually and still have plenty time to drive them.

Metal can always be replaced.
Well said, thanks for the update.
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Port Country Arrival Departure

BREMERHAVEN GERMANY 14/10/2012 17/10/2012
GOTHENBURG SWEDEN 19/10/2012 19/10/2012
ZEEBRUGGE BELGIUM 21/10/2012 21/10/2012
SOUTHAMPTON UNITED KINGDOM 22/10/2012 22/10/2012
HALIFAX, NS CANADA 30/10/2012 30/10/2012
BALTIMORE, MD U.S.A. 03/11/2012 03/11/2012
BRUNSWICK, GA U.S.A. 06/11/2012 06/11/2012
CHARLESTON,SC U.S.A. 07/11/2012 07/11/2012

Information is all over the place...
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Port Country Arrival Departure

BREMERHAVEN GERMANY 14/10/2012 17/10/2012
GOTHENBURG SWEDEN 19/10/2012 19/10/2012
ZEEBRUGGE BELGIUM 21/10/2012 21/10/2012
SOUTHAMPTON UNITED KINGDOM 22/10/2012 22/10/2012
HALIFAX, NS CANADA 30/10/2012 30/10/2012
BALTIMORE, MD U.S.A. 03/11/2012 03/11/2012
BRUNSWICK, GA U.S.A. 06/11/2012 06/11/2012
CHARLESTON,SC U.S.A. 07/11/2012 07/11/2012

Information is all over the place...
Yep, saw the rolling impact this morning...it is unfortunate.
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BREMERHAVEN GERMANY 14/10/2012 17/10/2012
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ZEEBRUGGE BELGIUM 21/10/2012 21/10/2012
SOUTHAMPTON UNITED KINGDOM 22/10/2012 22/10/2012
HALIFAX, NS CANADA 30/10/2012 30/10/2012
BALTIMORE, MD U.S.A. 03/11/2012 03/11/2012
BRUNSWICK, GA U.S.A. 06/11/2012 06/11/2012
CHARLESTON,SC U.S.A. 07/11/2012 07/11/2012



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