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"Liparus".
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Naam
Name
LIPARUS ( 2 )
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
7359022
Roepnr.
Callsign
GUPW
Bouwjaar
Build
1975
Werf
Yard
Odense Staalskibsvaerft A/S, Lindo, Danmark.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
L 53
In dienst
In service
01/05/1975
Eigenaar
Owner
Shell Tankers UK, Londen.
Vlag
Flag
British
Thuishaven
Homeport
London
Type
Type
Tanker
Klasse
Class
LR
Sub Type
Sub Type
Crude
Lengte (o.a.)
Length (overall)
354.55 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
- mtr.
Breedte
Beam
56.45 mtr.
Holte
Depth
28,43 mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
22.30 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
315.697 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
160.422 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
- ton
Inhoud
Cubic
- m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
2 steamturbines.
Vermogen
Output
32.000 Hp
Snelheid
Speed
15.0 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
186.0 t/h
Aantal Tanks
Total Tanks
9 cargotanks + centertanks and wingtanks 1 and 8
Permanent ballast tanks.
Bijzonderheden
Remarks
Total 24 L-class tankers for Shell Tankers where build.
Liparus ( 1 ) ( 9.240 ton) build in 1948 by Harland & Wolff Ltd., Belfast for Shell Tankers UK.
Historie
History
Played a role in the film "The Spy who Loved me".
Status
Status
1983 sold to Noorwegen, renamed “Paradise”
1990 sold to Hellespont, renamed “Hellespont Paradise”.
2003 Srapped in Xinhui, China.