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Berge Helene

See also : FPSO Berge Helene

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Berge Helene-1
"Berge Helene"
The conversion of the 275,000 dwt tanker Berge Helene was completed 2003 at Jurong shipyard in Singapore.
Berge Helene is a generic FPSO with a production capacity of 60,000 barrels of liquids per day (bpd) and a
storage capacity of two million barrels of crude oil. The vessel is designed for extended at-sea service and to
support incremental, on-location expansion of up to 240,000 bpd.
( Photo thanks to Bergesen D.Y. )

Name: Berge Helene
IMO No: 7360083
Ex: Picardie-1997, Esso Picardie-1995
Built: 7/1976
Type: Tanker
Status: In 2003 in service as FPSO Berge Helene
SubType: Crude
Flag: Bahamas
DWT: 274,333
Draft: 21.38
Builder: ALSTHOM (U25)
GT: 137,578
LOA: 348.77/330.77
Owner: Bergesen d.y.& Co.
NT: 104,182
Beam: 51.88
Speed/Cons: 16.10/160.50
Class: NV
Depth: 27.34
Engine Type: 2 Stal-Laval Steam Turbines, 32400 SHP, 24204 kW
Cubic: 326,930

The Miramar Ship Index for "ESSO PICARDIE"
IDNo:
7360083
Year:
1976
Name:
ESSO PICARDIE
Launch Date:
31.10.1975
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
01.1976
Flag:
FRA
Keel:

DWT:
278734
Yard No:
U25
Length overall:
348.8
Ship Design:
LPP:
330.8
Country of build:
FRA
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
L'Atlantique
Material of build:
Location of yard:
St Nazaire
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Owner as Completed:
Esso Standard S.A.

Subsequent History:
1995 PICARDIE - 1997 BERGE HELENE -
2003 Converted to Oil Production and Storage Unit (FPSO).

Disposal Data:
-

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Main Owner
7360083
7360083
1976
ESSO PICARDIE
137578
Esso Standard S.A.
7360083
7360083
1976
PICARDIE
137578
1995
Esso Standard S.A.
7360083
7360083
1976
BERGE HELENE
137578
1997
Bergesen d.y.& Co.
7360083
7360083
1976
BERGE HELENE
137578
2003
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