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Jahre Viking
( Biggest Ship Ever, After Reconstruction )
See also: Seawise Giant  & The air attack on the Seawise Giant
See also : "Jahre Viking" at Keppel Shipyard, Singapore  &  General Particulars & Tanks arrangement, Jahre Viking
See also : More photos Jahre Viking  &  Knock Nevis  & : Mont

NEW :    Several films - Jahre Viking    : NEW

 "Jahre Viking" ships Profile.
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The world largest ship, the 564,763 dwt Norwegian tanker Jahre Viking to be converted to FSO - DN.

The Norwegian business Dagens Næringsliv paper reports First Olsen Tankers has written a letter of intent
with Maersk Oil Qatar with regard to using the 564.763 dwt Norwegian 1979 built ULCC Jahre Viking
as a FSO. The contract is for three years with an option for Maersk Oil for further two years.
The contract period is expected to start Juni/Juli 2004.
"Jahre Viking".
( Photo by Gérard Né )
 
"Jahre Viking" in Dubai Drydock.
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"Jahre Viking" in Dubai Drydock.
( Photo collection Honza Plener )
"Jahre Viking".
( Photo by Gérard Né )
"Jahre Viking".
( Photo by Gérard Né )
"Jahre Viking".
( Photo by Gérard Né )
 
"Jahre Viking".
( Collection Roland Grard )
"Jahre Viking".
( Photo by Gérard Né )
 
"Jahre Viking".
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"Jahre Viking".
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"Jahre Viking", 564.763 DWT and "Saudi Glory", 276.000 DWT.
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"Jahre Viking".
( Photo collection Dag Bjerke )
 
Deck view "Jahre Viking".
( Thanks to Jullian Lelliott )
 
"Jahre Viking".
( Photo thanks to Didier Pinçon )
 
"Jahre Viking".
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"Jahre Viking".
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The Miramar Ship Index for
OPPAMA
IDNo / IMO
7381154
Year
1976
Name
OPPAMA
Flag
LBR
Owner
[ Laid down for Greek owners, who refused delivery, caused by steamturbines vibrations,
launched unnamed & laid up on completion, she was first shown in Loyds Registers as PORTHOS, then OPPAMA. Sold and commissioned 12/1979 ]
Type
Tanker
Tons
189110
DWT
418610
LOA
376,70
LPP
358,00
Beam
68,90
Dept
29,80
Draft
24,61
Machinery
1ST-16
kW
36778
ShipDesign
ULCC
Builder
Sumitomo Shipbuilding & Mach., Co., Ltd.
Yard
Yokosuka
Yard No
1016
Country built
JPN
Keel
????
Launch
04.09.1975
Completed
26.03.1976
Subsequent History
Launched as PORTHOS, build & laid up as OPPAMA - Sumitomo H.I. Yard, for own account
12.1979 Sold as SEAWISE GIANT] - Universal Petroleum Carriers Inc.
[1980 Lengthened 458.5 / 440.0 m, 238558 grt / 564739 dwt]
1989 HAPPY GIANT - Norman Intnl A/S
[1991 rebuilt 260851 grt ]
1991 JAHRE VIKING - K/S Jahre Viking
2004 KNOCK NEVIS - First Olsen Tankers
2009 MONT - ????
End
2009
Disposal Data
Scrapped at Alang 21.12.2009 & beached 22.12.2009. ( By Gujarat’s Alang-Sosiya )