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Lepton (2)

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"Lepton", launch in 1975, at the Verolme shipyard, Rozenburg, Netherlands.
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"Lepton (2)", at Europoort, Rotterdam.
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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
LEPTON ( 2 )
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
7382043
Roepnr.
Callsign
A8SA
Bouwjaar
Build
1975
Werf
Yard
Verolme Scheepsbouw & Dok Maatschappij, Rosenburg, Holland.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
859
In dienst
In service
28/04/1975
Eigenaar
Owner
Shell Tankers BV, Rotterdam.
Vlag
Flag
Liberian
Thuishaven
Homeport
Monrovia
Type
Type
Tanker
Klasse
Class
LR
Sub Type
Sub Type
Crude
Lengte (o.a.)
Length (overall)
352.61 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
- mtr.
Breedte
Beam
55.43 mtr.
Holte
Depth
- mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
22.35 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
318.006 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
- ton
Tonnage NT
NT
- ton
Inhoud
Cubic
- m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
2 Verolme General Electric steamturbines.
Vermogen
Output
36.000 Hp
Snelheid
Speed
15.0 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
- t/h
Aantal Tanks
Total Tanks
9 cargotanks + centertanks and wingtanks 1 and 8
Centertank 3 is a permanent ballast tank.
Bijzonderheden
Remarks
Total 24 L-class tankers for Shell Tankers where build.
The Lepton ( 2 ) was the latest Flagship.
Lepton ( 1 ) (9.204 ton) build in 1947 by Harland & Wolff Ltd., Belfast for Shell Tankers UK.
Historie
History
-
Status
Status
24/07/1985 scrapped, South Korea.