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Amoco Chicago

Amoco Chicago-1
"Amoco Chicago", a tanker with the shortest life time, scrapped after 4 years in 1983,
after a complete engine breakdown.
( Info thanks to Pieter Melissen )

Original Name
Amoco Chicago
Type
VLCC
Delivered
17-05-1979
IMO No
7508582
Builder & Yard
Astilleros Espanoles S.A., Puerto Real, Espagna
Yard No
C102
Engine
Diesel.
KW
24469
GRT
106181
NTR
88971
DWT
238518
LOA
348,50
LBP
313,01
Beam
51,05
Draft
19,01
Depth
26,19
Other names and history
1983 Scrapped
Scrapped
12-12-1983

The Miramar Ship Index for "AMOCO CHICAGO"
IDNo:
7508582
Year:
1979
Name:
AMOCO CHICAGO
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
10.06.1978
Flag:
LBR
Date of completion:
17.05.1979

Tons:
106181
Link:
-
DWT:
238518
Yard No:
102
Length overall:
348.5
Ship Design:
LPP:
313.0
Country of build:
Beam:
51.1
Builder:
Ast Espanoles (AESA)
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Puerto Real
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1D-14

Subsequent History:
[ Cadiz yard #102 but built at Puerto Real ]

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 12.12.1983.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7508582
7508582
1979
AMOCO CHICAGO
106181
-
Amoco Ocean Tanker Co.
7508582
7508582
1979
AMOCO CHICAGO
106181
1981
Amoco Ocean Carrier Co., & Amoco Ocean Tanker Co.