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Esso Bahamas (2) - (1974-1993)
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"Esso Bahamas".
( Esso photo )
 
"Esso Bahamas".
( Esso photo )
Build as Esso Bonn in 1974, ordered as Esso Bilbao, she became in 1985 as Esso Bahamas, sold in 1993 as Amazon Glory,
in 1996 as Mosocean, 2002 renamed Atlantic. Converted in 2003 to a Floating Production Storage & Offloading
Vessel & renamed FPSO XIKOMBA.
 
"FPSO Xikomba".
( Copyright reserved )
 
"N'Goma FPSO", at Keppel Shipyard, Singapore, May 1th, 2014.
( Photo Copyright Gareth Peters )

ESSO BAHAMAS
DWT: 252662
Length: 347.8 m
 Beam: 51.8 m
 Depth: 25.6 m
Official No: 706598
Registered: Nassau (Bahamas)
Sea speed: 15.7 knots at 82 RPM using 158 tons/day
Distance Bow to Manifold: 161.9 m
Engine: Steam turbine General Electric
Cargo pumps: Steam turbine (4) 3000 m3/hr x 147 m
Boiler type: Babcock and Willcox water tube
Year built: 1974 at A.G. Weser - Bremen

Crew:
Officers:  10
Ratings: 16
Call sign:  C6FA9
Marisat No.: 1104141 CFABX

Original Name
Esso Bilbao ( Launched as )
Type
VLCC
Delivered
08-02-1974
IMO No
7349144
Builder & Yard
A.G. »Weser«, Bremen, Germany
Yard No
1388
Engine
Steam
KW
23536
GRT
126192
NTR
99621
DWT
256692
LOA
347,81
LBP
329,22
Beam
51,87
Draft
20,05
Depth
25,61
Other names and history
1974 Esso Bonn
1985 Esso Bahamas
1993 Amazon Glory
1996 Mosocean
2002 Rebuild as FPSO Xikomba
2013 N'Goma FPSO
Scrapped
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The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO BILBAO / ESSO BONN"
IDNo:
7349144
Year:
1974
Name:
ESSO BONN
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
09.11.1973
Flag:
DEU
Date of completion:
08.02.1974

Tons:
126192
Link:
-
DWT:
256692
Yard No:
1388
Length overall:
347.8
Ship Design:
LPP:
329.2
Country of build:
DEU
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
Weser
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Bremen
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
[ Launched as ESSO BILBAO ] - 1974 ESSO BONN -
1985 ESSO BAHAMAS - 1993 AMAZON GLORY -
1996 MOSOCEAN - 2002 ATLANTIC -
[ 2003 converted to FPSO tanker ] -
2003 FPSO XIKOMBA - 2013 N'Goma FPSO

Disposal Data:
-

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7349144
7349144
1974
ESSO BILBAO
126192
L
Esso Tankers Inc.
7349144
7349144
1974
ESSO  BONN
126192
1974
Esso Tankschiff Reederei GmbH.
7349144
7349144
1974
ESSO BAHAMAS
126192
1985
Esso Intnl Sg Co Ltd.
7349144
7349144
1974
AMAZON GLORY
126192
1993
Mount Sg Co Ltd.
7349144
7349144
1974
MOSOCEAN
126192
1996
The Thornhope Sg Co Ltd.
7349144
7349144
1974
ATLANTIC
126192
2002
Mosocean Investments Ltd.
7349144
7349144
1974
FPSO XIKOMBA
126192
2003
SBM and Sonangol
7349144
7349144
1974
N'GOMA FPSO
126192
2013
ENI.

Latest news :
FPSO XIKOMBA, is under refurbishment and is new name will be N’GOMA. It stay in Angola block 15/06. Final contractor ENI.