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"Omala",17-05-2004 at the 8 th Petroleum Harbour, Rotterdam.
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  "Omala", loading at  Mina-Al-Bkar Oil terminal (MABOT)
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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
Front Circassia ex. OMALA ( 2 ) ex ; New Circassia -2004; Golden Circassia-1999; Golden Tide-1999
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
9166742
Roepnr.
Callsign
MEGQ7
Bouwjaar
Build
3/1999
Werf
Yard
Mitsubishi Heavy Ind., Ltd., Nagasaki, Japan
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
2138
In dienst
In service
Eigenaar
Owner
Shell International Trading and Shipping Co., Ltd., Londen.
Vlag
Flag
Isle of Man
Thuishaven
Homeport
Douglas
Type
Type
Tanker
Klasse
Class
LR
Sub Type
Sub Type
Crude
Lengte (o.a.)
Length (overall)
333.00 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
321.00 mtr.
Breedte
Beam
58.00 mtr.
Holte
Depth
29,30 mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
22.20 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
306.009 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
159.756 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
98.740 ton
Inhoud
Cubic
- m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
MAN-B&W 7S80MC
Vermogen
Output
25.480 kW, 34.650 PS
Snelheid
Speed
15.7 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
- t/h
Aantal Tanks
Total Tanks
Double bottom & double hull. 5 Centre- & Wing tanks.
Bijzonderheden
Remarks
Sisterschip Opalia (3)
Historie
History
Omala (1) build by Cantieri Riunti Adriatica, Montfalcone Italie, in 1938, for La Corona, 9.140 ton, Scrapped in 1959 at Blyth.
Status
Status
In service as Front Cricassa-2006 for Frontline Management.

FRONT CIRCASSIA

IMO NUMBER
9166742
VESSEL TYPE
OIL PRODUCTS TANKER
HULL TYPE
DOUBLE HULL
GROSS TONNAGE
163.346 tons
SUMMER DWT
306.009 tons
BUILD
1999
BUILDER
MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES KOBE - JAPAN
FLAG
MARSHALL ISLANDS
MANAGER
FRONTLINE BERMUDA
OWNER
GOLDEN TIDE LIBERIA
INSURER
GARD P&I CLUB NORWAY

VESSEL DETAILS
CLASSIFICATION
1A1 TANKER FOR OIL ESP E0
LAST DRY DOCK
2008 Nov 14
LAST SPECIAL SURVEY
2008 Nov 14
GENERIC
SPEED
15,7 knots
DIMENSIONS
BOW TO BRIDGE
281,10 m
BREADTH EXTREME
58,00 m
BREADTH MOULDED
58,00 m
DEPTH
31,32 m
DRAUGHT
22,20 m
FREEBOARD
9.100,0 mm
KEEL TO MASTHEAD
67,01 m
LENGTH B/W PERPENDICULARS
321,00 m
LENGTH OVERALL
333,00 m
TONNAGES
NET TONNAGE
98.474 tons
LOADLINE
DEADWEIGHT (LIGHTSHIP)
43.030 tons
DEADWEIGHT (MAXIMUM ASSIGNED)
299.992 tons
DEADWEIGHT (NORMAL BALLAST)
100.934 tons
DEADWEIGHT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
100.934 tons
DEADWEIGHT (TROPICAL)
307.840 tons
DEADWEIGHT (WINTER)
292.168 tons
DISPLACEMENT (LIGHTSHIP)
43.030 tons
DISPLACEMENT (NORMAL BALLAST)
143.964 tons
DISPLACEMENT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
143.964 tons
DISPLACEMENT (SUMMER)
343.022 tons
DISPLACEMENT (TROPICAL)
350.870 tons
DISPLACEMENT (WINTER)
335.198 tons
DRAFT (LIGHTSHIP)
3,34 m
DRAFT (NORMAL BALLAST)
9,74 m
DRAFT (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
9,74 m
DRAFT (SUMMER)
21,89 m
DRAFT (TROPICAL)
22,34 m
DRAFT (WINTER)
21,43 m
DRAUGHT AFT (NORMAL BALLAST)
10,88 m
DRAUGHT FORE (NORMAL BALLAST)
8,59 m
FREEBOARD (LIGHTSHIP)
23,03 m
FREEBOARD (NORMAL BALLAST)
16,63 m
FREEBOARD (SEGREGATED BALLAST)
16,63 m
FREEBOARD (SUMMER)
4,49 m
FREEBOARD (TROPICAL)
4,03 m
FREEBOARD (WINTER)
4,94 m
FWA (SUMMER DRAFT)
498,0 mm
TPC IMMERSION (SUMMER DRAFT)
172,30 tons
CAPACITIES
BALLAST
104.469 m3
BUNKER
8.141 tons
STRUCTURE
HULL MATERIAL
STEEL
CREW
MINIMUM MANNING REQUIRED (OFFICERS)
7
MINIMUM MANNING REQUIRED (RATINGS)
8
OFFICERS ACTUAL MANNING
8
OFFICERS MANNING AGENT
UPL MANILA - PHILIPPINES
OFFICERS NATIONALITY
INDIA/PAKISTAN
RATINGS ACTUAL MANNING
10
RATINGS MANNING AGENT
SHELL TANKERS LONDON - U.K.
RATINGS NATIONALITY
PHILIPPINES
COMMUNICATION
CALL SIGN
V7JX6
INMARSAT PHONE
353899231
MMSI CODE
235007340
MOBILE PHONE
4748897529
SHIP EMAIL
master.frci@vsl.vships.no
SHIP FAX
353899232
HISTORICAL INFO
DATE OF ORDER
1997 Mar 01
YARD NUMBER
2.138
HISTORICAL INFO
FORMER NAMES
since 2006 Mar 31 OMALA
since 2004 Apr 13 NEW CIRCASSIA
FORMER FLAGS
since 2006 Mar 31 ISLE OF MAN (UK)
since 2004 Apr 07 PANAMA