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Berge Empress

See her also as : Empress des Mers & Sea Empress

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"Berge Empress" laid up in Norway.
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Seen here probably as "Happy Empress".
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From left to right "Berge Emperor" and "Berge Empress".
Photographed in Lay up Vetlefjorden, Norway 1982.
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"Berge Empress" at Europoort, Rotterdam.
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Name: Empress Des Mers
IMO No: 7379929
Ex: Sea Empress, Happy Empress, Berge Empress
Built: 1976
Type: Tanker
Status: Demolished 2004
SubType: Crude
Flag: Bahamas
DWT: 423.697
Draft: 22.78
Builder: Mitsui Eng/Sb. (C1005)
GT: 211.359
LOA: 381.82/65.00
Owner: Tankship Transport
NT: -
Beam: 68.08
Speed/Cons: 16.00/234.00
Class: NV
Depth: 28.66
Engine Type: Stal Laval steam turbine manufactured by Mitsui . 45,000 SHP, 33,570 kW.
Cubic: 513.679

Intertanko : reported the following in 2004 :
"Empress Des Mers" sold for decommissioning, 4.3 m dwt sold for decommissioning - 12 m dwt delivered
"Empress Des Mers" is the 3rd ULCC we have recorded sold for decommissioning in 2004."

Additional Information:

Ship Report for "BERGE EMPRESS"
IDNo:
7379929
Year:
1976
Name:
BERGE EMPRESS
Launch Date:
23.12.1975
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
04.1976
Flag:
NOR
Keel:

Tons:
211360
Link:
-
DWT:
423745
Yard No:
1005
Length overall:
381.8
Ship Design:
LPP:
365.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
68.1
Builder:
Mitsui
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Chiba
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
1985 EMPRESS - 1986 Sold for scrap at Kaohsiung 03/1986 but resold -
1986 HAPPY EMPRESS - 1987 SEA EMPRESS -
1996 EMPRESS DES MERS

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Chittagong 27.05.2004

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
7379929
7379929
1976
BERGE EMPRESS
211360
Sig. Bergesen d.y. & Co.
7379929
7379929
1976
EMPRESS
211360
1985
Maastow B.V.
7379929
7379929
1976
HAPPY EMPRESS
211360
1986
Empress Sg Ltd.
7379929
7379929
1976
SEA EMPRESS
211360
1987
Empress Partners LP
7379929
7379929
1976
EMPRESS DES MERS
211360
1996
Empress Partners LP