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Hellespont Metropolis
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"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo The Hellespont Group )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo The Hellespont Group )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo The Hellespont Group )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo Frans Sanderse )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo Frans Sanderse )
 
"Hellespont Metropolis" at Europoort, 21 September 2002, on the left "Jag Prachi", 44,124 Dwt.
( Photo ® Marius Esman )
 
"Hellespont Metropolis" at Europoort, 21 September 2002, on the left "Jag Prachi", 44,124 Dwt.
( Photo ® Marius Esman )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo The Hellespont Group )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo The Hellespont Group )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo Frans Caspers )
"Hellespont Metropolis".
( Photo Frans Caspers )

Original Name
Hellespont Metropolis
Type
ULCC
Delivered
30-06-2002
IMO No
9224764
Builder & Yard
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Heavy Mach., Ltd., Okpo, South Korea
Yard No
5184
Engine
Diesel.
KW
36934
GRT
235000
NTR
162477
DWT
442470
LOA
380,00
LBP
366,00
Beam
68,00
Draft
24,52
Depth
34,00
Other names and history
2004 Tl Africa
2010 converted to FSO tanker, 236638 grt
2010 FSO Africa
Scrapped
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The Miramar Ship Index for "HELLESPONT METROPOLIS"
IDNo:
9224764
Year:
2002
Name:
HELLESPONT METROPOLIS
Keel:
24.09.2001
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
15.12.2001
Flag:
MHL
Date of completion:
30.06.2002

Tons:
234006
Link:
-
DWT:
441893
Yard No:
5184
Length overall:
380.0
Ship Design:
LPP:
366.0
Country of build:
KOR
Beam:
68.0
Builder:
Daewoo SB & ME Co.
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Okpo
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1D-16

Subsequent History:
2004 TI AFRICA -
[ 2010 converted to FSO tanker, 236638 grt ] -
2010 FSO AFRICA

Disposal Data:
-

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
9224764
9224764
2002
HELLESPONT METROPOLIS
234006
Africa Tanker Marshall Isl.
9224764
9224764
2002
TI AFRICA
234006
2004
TI Africa Ltd.
9224764
9224764
2002
FSO AFRICA
236638
2010
TI Africa Ltd.

TI AFRICA

IMO NUMBER
9224764
VESSEL TYPE
OIL PRODUCTS TANKER
HULL TYPE
DOUBLE HULL
GROSS TONNAGE
234.006 tons
SUMMER DWT
441.655 tons
BUILD
2002
BUILDER
DSME SEOUL - SOUTH KOREA
FLAG
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MANAGER
OSG SHIPMANAGEMENT NEW YORK NY - U.S.A.
OWNER
AFRICA TANKER MARSHALL ISLANDS
INSURER
STEAMSHIP MUTUAL UNDERWRITING U.K.


VESSEL DETAILS
CLASSIFICATION
GENERIC
SPEED
16,5 knots
DIMENSIONS
BOW TO BRIDGE
322,70 m
BREADTH EXTREME
68,00 m
BREADTH MOULDED
68,00 m
DEPTH
34,00 m
DRAUGHT
24,50 m
FREEBOARD
9.500,0 mm
KEEL TO MASTHEAD
73,96 m
LENGTH B/W PERPENDICULARS
366,00 m
LENGTH OVERALL
380,00 m
LENGTH REGISTERED
366,00 m
TONNAGES
NET TONNAGE
162.477 tons
LOADLINE
DEADWEIGHT (MAXIMUM ASSIGNED)
441.655 tons
DEADWEIGHT (NORMAL BALLAST)
167.135 tons
DEADWEIGHT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
167.135 tons
DEADWEIGHT (TROPICAL)
453.417 tons
DEADWEIGHT (WINTER)
429.946 tons
DISPLACEMENT (LIGHTSHIP)
67.829 tons
DISPLACEMENT (NORMAL BALLAST)
234.964 tons
DISPLACEMENT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
234.964 tons
DISPLACEMENT (SUMMER)
299.999 tons
DISPLACEMENT (TROPICAL)
521.246 tons
DISPLACEMENT (WINTER)
497.775 tons
DRAFT (LIGHTSHIP)
3,81 m
DRAFT (NORMAL BALLAST)
12,10 m
DRAFT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
12,10 m
DRAFT (SUMMER)
24,53 m
DRAFT (TROPICAL)
25,04 m
DRAFT (WINTER)
24,02 m
DRAUGHT AFT (NORMAL BALLAST)
13,30 m
DRAUGHT FORE (NORMAL BALLAST)
10,90 m
FREEBOARD (LIGHTSHIP)
26,47 m
FREEBOARD (NORMAL BALLAST)
18,18 m
FREEBOARD (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
18,18 m
FREEBOARD (SUMMER)
5,76 m
FREEBOARD (TROPICAL)
5,25 m
FREEBOARD (WINTER)
6,27 m
FWA (SUMMER DRAFT)
553,0 mm
TPC IMMERSION (SUMMER DRAFT)
230,20 tons
CAPACITIES
BALLAST
154.795 tons
BUNKER
11.996 tons
DIESEL OIL
444,87 tons
FRESHWATER
648,70 tons
FUEL OIL
12.402 tons
LIQUID/OIL
490.277 tons
LUBE OIL
223,74 tons
CARGO
LIFTING EQUIPMENT
PUMP ROOM LIFT (SWL 0,2 tons)
SHIPBOARD ACCOMMODATION ELEVATOR (SWL 0,5 tons)
ENGINE
MAIN DIESEL ENGINE MATERIAL
BRONZE-ABS-TYPE 4 NI-AL BRONZE
MAIN ENGINE BUILDER
MECKLENBURGER METALLGUSS WAREN - GERMANY
MAIN ENGINE CYLINDER BORE
840 mm
MAIN ENGINE CYLINDERS
9
MAIN ENGINE MODEL
9RTA84T-D
MAIN ENGINE POWER
37.463 KW
MAIN ENGINE RPM
76
MAIN ENGINE STROKE
3.150 mm
COMMUNICATION
CALL SIGN
V7IJ5
HISTORICAL INFO
DATE OF ORDER
2000 Jan 01
KEEL LAID
2001 Sep 24
STEEL CUTTING
2001 Apr 30
YARD NUMBER
5.184
HISTORICAL INFO
FORMER NAMES
since 2004 Aug 01 HELLESPONT METROPOLIS
FORMER FLAGS
since 2005 Jul 17 BELGIUM
since 2004 Aug 01 GREECE
since 2002 Dec 30 MARSHALL ISLANDS