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"Nippon", at Dubai, Port Rashid, UAE, November 8th, 2011.
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"Nippon", at Dubai, Port Rashid, UAE, November 8th, 2011.
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"Nippon", at Dubai, Port Rashid, UAE, November 8th, 2011.
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Name: Nippon
IMO No: 9237527
Built: 12/2001
Type: Tanker
Status: In Service
SubType: Crude
Flag: Panama
DWT: 296,000
Draft: 21.10
Builder: Hitachi Zosen
GT: 159,700
LOA: 333.00
Owner: NYK Line
NT: -
Beam: -
Speed/Cons: -/-
Class: NK
Depth: 29.55
Engine Type: MAN B&W 7S80MC1:25,480 kW × 79.0 min-1
 Cubic: -

CARGO HANDLING: 3 Cargo Separations, 5 Centre Tanks with a capacity of 159,748 cu.m.,
10 Wing Tanks with a capacity of 163,738 cu.m., 4 Cargo Manifolds, Stern Discharge, Closed
Loading System, Cargo connections have diameters of 26 inches, Manifold height above deck
of 2.10 m., Distance from bow to centre manifold is 164.34 m., 3 Centrifugal Pump(s) in 1
Pumproom(s), Maximum operating capacity of cargo pumps is 16,500 t/hr, Cast
Steel cargo lines, Crude Oil Washing.

Ship Info :
IMO number :
9237527
Name of ship :
NIPPON
(since 01/01/2002)
Call Sign :
H9TG
MMSI :
353819000
Gross tonnage :
159613
(since 01/04/2002)
DWT :
298399
Type of ship :
Crude Oil Tanker
(during 2002)
Year of build :
2002
Flag :
Panama
(since 01/01/2002)
Status of ship :
In Service/Commission
(since 07/01/2002)
Last update :
01/04/2015

ClassNK Register of Ships
Last update : 14 Dec 2014

Classification No. :
020031
IMO No. :
9237527
Official No. :
28356-02-B
Signal Letters :
H9TG
Flag :
Panamanian
Port of Registry :
Panama
Ship's Name :
NIPPON
Former Name 1 :
--
Registered Owner 1 :
Topaz Shipholding S.A.
2 :
Golden Harmony Maritime S.A.
Management Company 1 :
NYK SHIPMANAGEMENT PTE LTD
Classification Characters, Notations :
NS*(Tob)(ESP)(PSCM)  MNS*
Descriptive Notes :
--
Installation Characters :
CHG, MPP, LSA, RCF, M0, AFS
Installation Descriptive Notes
Automatic and Remote Control Systems :
The ship has complied with the requirements of Chapter II - 1, Part E of SOLAS, Periodically unattended machinery spaces (UMS).
Special Description :
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Other Classification :
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Type of Ship -Purpose(intended service) :
OIL CARRIER
- Certificates - SC/SE/SF :
Oil tanker
- OPP :
Oil tanker
- EE :
Tanker
- SMC/ISSC :
Oil tanker
Tonnage Gross (Registered) :
159,613
Tonnage Net (Registered) :
95,606
Tonnage Gross (Local) :
--
Tonnage Net (Local) :
--
Tonnage Gross (TM69) :
159,613
Tonnage Net (TM69) :
95,606
Deadweight :
298,399
Summer Freeboard (mm) :
8,470
Summer Draught (m) :
21.130
Lf (m) :
321.340
Continuous Max. Speed (kt) (Sea Trial) :
16.4
Equipment No. :
6,830
Overall Length (m) :
332.950
Moulded LxBxD (m) :
320.000 x 60.000 x 29.550
Registered LxBxD (m) :
321.340 x 60.000 x 29.550
Cargo Capacity (m3 / No. of Containers, etc.) :
L 338,362.00
No. of Passengers :
--
Capacity of Tanks (m3) :
FO 8,465.00 FW 782.00 WB 109,135.00
Lifeboats Type, No. & Person :
1 2x(31)
Rescue Boats Type, No. & Person :
1 1x(6) (at combined use for lifeboat)
Liferafts Type, No. & Person :
1 1x(6) 1 4x(16)
Radio Installations :
GMDSS A1+A2+A3
Navigation Equipment :
GYRO, HCS, ECDIS, GPS, RDX, ARPA, ES, LRIT
No. & Kind of Engines :
1D : 2 SA 7 CY
Bore x Stroke (mm) :
800.0 x 3,056.0
Power (kW) :
25,480
Revolution (rpm) :
79.0
Manufacturer :
Hitachi Zosen Corporation Ariake Works
No. & Kind of Boilers :
2 AUX WTB
Pressure (MPa) :
2.16
Evaporation :
40.78 (ton/h)
Manufacturer :
I-Mex Co., Ltd.
*Evaporation rate: Thermal output (kW) to be filled up in case of TOH.
No. & Capacity of Generators (kVA) :
4 AC 3,900
Kind of Propeller Shaft :
1C
No. & Shaft Diameter (mm) :
1 x 800
Shipbuilder :
Hitachi Zosen Corporation Ariake Works
Hull No. :
4981
Date of Keel Lay :
12 Jul 2001
Date of Launch :
20 Oct 2001
Date of Build :
07 Jan 2002
Date of Conversion :
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