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Empress des Mers

See her also as : Berge Empress & Sea Empress

( Photo by Zeljko Pavicin )
( Photo by Zeljko Pavicin )
( Photo by Tankship Transport )
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"Empress Des Mers", leaving Europoort, Rotterdam, October 2nd, 1998.
( Photo Copyright Jörg Seyler )
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"Empress Des Mers", leaving Europoort, Rotterdam, October 2nd, 1998.
( Photo Copyright Jörg Seyler )

Original Name
Berge Empress
Type
ULCC
Delivered
28-04-1976
IMO No
7379929
Builder & Yard
Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. Chiba Works
Yard No
C1005
Engine
Steam
KW
33570
GRT
211359
NTR
170387
DWT
423745
LOA
381,82
LBP
365,01
Beam
68,08
Draft
22,79
Depth
28,66
Other names and history
1985 Empress
1986 Happy Empress
1987 Sea Empress
1996: Empress Des Mers
2004 Scrapped
Scrapped
at Chittagong 27.05.2004

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."

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

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