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ESSO International Tankers 1980-1989
Esso Bahamas (2) - (1985-1993)
See her as : Esso Bonn  &  Esso Bahamas  &  Mosocean  &  FPSO Xicomba

"Esso Bahamas".
( Esso photo )
 
"Esso Bahamas".
( Esso photo )
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"Esso Bahamas", 18.06.1992 at Rotterdam - Europoort.
( Collection Werner Knüfer )
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"Esso Bahamas", 18.06.1992 at Rotterdam - Europoort.
( Collection Werner Knüfer )
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"Esso Bahamas", 18.06.1992 at Rotterdam - Europoort.

Build as Esso Bonn, 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.
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
Marlsat No.: 1104141 CFABX

See her as "Esso Bonn & Amazon Glory and Mosocean".

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Rebuild as "FPSO Xikomba".

Name: FPSO Xikomba
IMO No: 7349144
Ex: Mosocean, Amazon Glory, Esso Bahamas, Esso Bonn, Build as Esso Bilboa.
Built: 1974
Type: Offshore
Status: In Service
SubType: Floating PSU
Flag: Bahamas
DWT: 256,715
Draft: 20.04
Builder: Weser
GT: 123,126
LOA: 347.81
Owner: SBM Group
NT: 161
Beam: 51.87
Speed/Cons: 15.50/159.00
Class: NV
Depth: 25.61
Engine Type: General Electric

Ship Report 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:
02.1974

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 ] -
1985 ESSO BAHAMAS - 1993 AMAZON GLORY -
1996 MOSOCEAN - 2002 ATLANTIC -
[ 2003 converted to FPSO tanker ]
2003 FPSO XIKOMBA

Disposal Data:
-

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Registered Owner
7349144
7349144
1974
ESSO BILBAO
126192
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