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See also : Building the "Berge Pioneer" &  Belokamenka

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( Photo by Zeljko Pavicin )
( Collection Dider Pincón )
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( Photo collection Niels Eyde Hansen )
   photo BergePioneer.jpg
Karl Oddvar Eeg in fornt of the "Berge Pioneer", in dry dock, Port Rashid, Dubai, UAE, September 3rd, 2003.
( Photo Copyright Karl Oddvar Eeg )

Name: Berge Pioneer
IMO No: 7708314
Built: 7/1980
Type: Tanker
Status: In Service, converted in 2004, to FSO "Belokamenka".
SubType: Crude
Flag: Norway (NIS)
DWT: 360.700
Draft: 23.233
Builder: Mitsui Shipbuilding & Eng., Co. Ltd., Chiba, Japan (1113)
GT: 188.728
LOA: 340.50/325.00
Owner: Bergesen d.y.
NT: 128.883
Beam: 65.05
Speed/Cons: 15.50/110.00
Class: NV
Depth: 31.70
Engine Type: Burmeister & Wain 12L90GFC, 30102 kW
Cubic: 416.178

Additional information :
"Belokamenka" ex "Berge Pioneer" was changed to "Bella Store A.S.", (Oslo) ownership on 2nd.
February 2004, also transferred to Russian flag, registered at Murmansk.
The conversion was completed at Dubai THIS year (2004).

Additional Information:
The Miramar Ship Index for "BERGE PIONEER"
IDNo:
7708314
Year:
1980
Name:
BERGE PIONEER
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
02.03.1980
Flag:
NOR
Date of completion:
07.1980

Tons:
75"188728
Link:
-
DWT:
360700
Yard No:
1113
Length overall:
340.5
Ship Design:
LPP:
326.7
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
65.1
Builder:
Mitsui
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Chiba
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1D.15.5

Subsequent History:
( Hulk 2004 BELOKAMENKA )

Disposal Data:
Deleted 2003/4 - used as an oil storage hulk at Murmansk since 02.2004 - still there 2011

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7708314
7708314
1980
BERGE PIONEER
188728
Bergesen d.y.& Co.
7708314
7708314
1980
BELOKAMENKA
188728
2004
Bella Store A.S.