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World Giant

See also : Short film - World Giant   &   Brazilian Hope

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This picture is on the trip leaving AG Weser shipyard close to the tight and tricky
water curve near Vegesack's ferry crossing.
( Photo thanks to Thomas Lissner )

The 2 following photos came from a Newspaper, sadly not the best Quality, but !!
( Photos thanks to Thomas Lissner )
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"World Giant", leaving Bremen.
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"World Giant", leaving Bremen.

Name: Damavand
IMO No: 7360887
Ex: Brazilian Hope-1986; World Giant-1976
Built: 1975
Type: Tanker
Status: Demolished Alang 11.11.1994
SubType: Crude
Flag: Iran
DWT: 392.841
Draft: 22.61
Builder: A.G. Weser, Bremen, Germany (1392)
GT: 177.045
LOA: 370.24/355.99
Owner: National Iranian Tanker
NT: 153.290
Beam: 64.06
Speed/Cons: -/-
Class: BV
Depth: 28.58
Engine Type: Kawasaki Steam, 33.107 kW
Cubic: 474.774

Additional Information:
The Miramar Ship Index for "WORLD GIANT"
ID No: 7360887 Year: 1976
Name: WORLD GIANT Launch Date: 08.08.1975
Type: Tanker Date of completion: -
Flag: LBR Keel: -
Tons: 177045 Link: 2880
DWT: 386599 Yard No: 1392
Length overall: 370.2 Ship Design: -
LPP: 356.5 Country of build: DUE
Beam: 54.1 Builder: Weser
Material of build: - Location of yard: Bremen
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 1ST-16      
Owner as Completed: Chesham Sg Co - LI

Subsequent History:
Delivery refused & resold by the builders
1976 - BRAZILIAN HOPE (Latin America Energy Tpt Co Ltd - LI)
1986 - DAMAVAND (National Iranian Tanker Co - IR)

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Alang 11.11.1994.