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Esso Pacific - (1977-1990)
See also : Video : Esso Pacific arriving at Antifer, France

 
"Esso Pacific" during construction. The "Esso Atlantic" is on the end of the dry-dock.
"Esso Pacific"
( Esso-photo)
1990 - ESSO PACIFIC; 247,160/1977-s.tanker. By Esso Eastern Marine Ltd., Bermuda, to Ceres Hellenic Shipping Ent. Ltd., Greece.
Renamed KAPETAN MICHALIS.
2002 - KAPETAN MICHALIS;( Esso Pacific-1990), 247,160/1977- s.tanker. By Panshine Inc. (Ceres Hellenic Shipping Enterprises Inc.),
Greece, to breakers, Gadani Beach, Pakistan, and arrived about 25/10/2002.
 
"Esso Pacific".
"Esso Pacific".
( Photo private Collection )
"Esso Pacific".
( Photo private Collection )
"Esso Pacific" on the right, "Fellowship" on the left.
( Photo private Collection )
"Esso Pacific", laid up near Aalesund on 16/8/1986.
( Photo by Mike Ridgard )
 
"Esso Pacific", laid up near Aalesund
 
"Esso Pacific", photo made during boarding in Dubai, Ras Al Kaim on Sept 1981.
( Photo thanks to Captain Antonino Nicotra )
 
"Esso Pacific", deck view.
( Photo thanks to Captain Antonino Nicotra )
 
"Esso Pacific", at anchor at LOOP US GULF, 1981.
( Photo thanks to Captain Antonino Nicotra )
 
"Esso Pacific", photo made during a Fire Emergency Drills,1981.
( Photo thanks to Captain Antonino Nicotra )
 
"Esso Pacific", navigation in the East Africa South Bound with the SW Monsone Wind.
( Photo thanks to Captain Antonino Nicotra )
"Esso Pacific" was build in 1977 (516423 DWT), became as seen here "Kapetan Michalis".
Sold to Pakistan breakers in 2002.
"Kapetan Michalis" ex "Esso Pacific" seen here in drydock.
 
"Kapetan Michalis" ex "Esso Pacific" at the end of the line, Gadani Beach 2002.
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"Kapetan Michalis" ex "Esso Pacific" at the end of the line, Gadani Beach 2002.
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"Kapetan Michalis" ex "Esso Pacific" at the end of the line, Gadani Beach 2002.
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Original Name
Esso Pacific
Type
ULCC
Delivered
01-11-77
IMO No
7376537
Builder & Yard
Hitachi Zosen, Ariake Yard, Japan
Yard No
4485
Engine
Steam
KW
33570
GRT
234627
NTR
201698
DWT
516423
LOA
406,59
LBP
390,03
Beam
71,07
Draft
25,29
Depth
31,22
Other names and history
1990 Kapetan Michalis
2002: Scapped at Gadani Beach
Scrapped
25-10-2002

Additional Information:
The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO PACIFIC"
IDNo:
7376537
Year:
1977
Name:
ESSO PACIFIC
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
13.06.1977
Flag:
LBR
Date of completion:
01.11.1977

Tons:
234626
Link:
-
DWT:
508628
Yard No:
4485
Length overall:
406.6
Ship Design:
LPP:
390.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
71.1
Builder:
Hitachi
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Ariake
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
1988 - (Esso Eastern Marine Ltd - BS) : 247160 grt
1990 - KAPETAN MICHALIS (Panshine Inc - GR)

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Gadani Beach 25.10.2002

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7376537
7376537
1977
ESSO PACIFIC
234626
Esso Tankers Inc.
7376537
7376537
1977
KAPETAN MICHALIS
247160
1990
Panshine Inc.