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Volans
See her also as : Sea Stratus

( Collection Ron Stromberg )
( Photo collection Hein Hinrichs )
 
Bridge-Deck "Volans".
( Photo collection Hein Hinrichs )
 
Rough wheather with the "Volans".
( Photo collection Hein Hinrichs )
 
"Volans" in the Suez-Channel.
( Photo collection Hein Hinrichs )
( Collection Jan Goedhart )
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( Photo collection Ruben Schoenefeld )
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"Volans", at Europoort, Rotterdam.
( Photo Copyright Pieter Melissen )

Original Name
Sea Stratus
Type
ULCC
Delivered
29-05-75
IMO No
7389429
Builder & Yard
Kockums Mekaniska Verkstads AB., Malmö, Sweden
Yard No
548
Engine
Steam
KW
29422
GRT
164758
NTR
145237
DWT
362118
LOA
362,75
LBP
350,35
Beam
60,05
Draft
22,33
Depth
28,33
Other names and history
1978 London Trader
1985: Volans
2000 Scrapped
Scrapped
02.07.2000

Additional information :

Delivered May 1975 to Partrederi Sture Ödner, Stockholm.
1975 05 29. Laid up at Singlefjord.
1975 06. Returned in service.
1977. Laid up at Singlefjord.
1978 11. Sold to Hancock Shipping Co, Ltd, Monrovia, Liberia. Renamed LONDON TRADER.
1985. Sold to Volans Transport Co, Ltd, Monrovia, Liberia. Renamed VOLANS.
2000. Sold to Indian breakers.
Sisterships :
SEA SAINT, SEA SCAPE, SEA STRATUS, SEA SYMPHONY, SEA SERENADE and SEA SONG.

Ship Report for "SEA STRATUS"
IDNo:
7389429
Year:
1975
Name:
SEA STRATUS
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
27.03.1975
Flag:
SWE
Date of completion:
05.1975

Tons:
178515
Link:
1
DWT:
362118
Yard No:
548
Length overall:
362.8
Ship Design:
LPP:
350.4
Country of build:
SWE
Beam:
60.1
Builder:
Kockums MV
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Malmo
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):

Subsequent History:
1978 LONDON TRADER (Hancock Sg Co Ltd - BR)
1980 (Marathon Intnl Petroleum Ltd - BR)
1984 VOLANS (Volans Tpt Co Ltd - LI)

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Alang 02.07.2000.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7389429
7389429
1975
SEA STRATUS
178515
Salenrederierna A/B
7389429
7389429
1975
LONDON TRADER
178515
1978
Hancock Sg Co Ltd.
7389429
7389429
1975
LONDON TRADER
178515
1980
Marathon Intnl., Petroleum Ltd.
7389429
7389429
1975
VOLANS
178515
1984
Volans Tpt Co., Ltd.