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Lotorium (2)

See also : Olympic Armour II

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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
LOTORIUM ( 2 )
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
7341001
Roepnr.
Callsign
GUIR
Bouwjaar
Build
1975
Werf
Yard
Harland & Wolff Ltd., Belfast, Ireland.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
1694
In dienst
In service
01/02/1975
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)
351.40 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
- mtr.
Breedte
Beam
55.40 mtr.
Holte
Depth
28.75 mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
20.87 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
268.448 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
138.037 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
- ton
Inhoud
Cubic
322.192 m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
2 Stal Laval / Harland & Wolff steamturbines.
Vermogen
Output
25.000 Hp
Snelheid
Speed
15.0 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
- 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.
Lotorium ( 1 ) (9.240 ton) build in 1947 by Harland & Wolff Ltd., Belfast for Shell Tankers UK.      
Historie
History
 -
Status
Status
1980 Sold to Belgravia Tanker, renamed “Lotor”
1980 sold to Grafton Shipping, Panama, renamed “Olympic Armour II”
1987 laid up at Piraeus.
?  sold to Thai International tankers, renamed "Orapin Global".
01/0/2001 Scrapped.

Original Name
Lotorium
Type
VLCC
Delivered
27-02-1975
IMO No
7341001
Builder & Yard
Harland & Wolff Ltd., Belfast. Great Brittan
Yard No
1694
Engine
Steam
KW
26480
GRT
138037
NTR
108075
DWT
268393
LOA
345,50
LBP
330,61
Beam
52,05
Draft
20,78
Depth
26,50
Other names and history
1980 Lotor
1980 Olympic Armour II
1996 Orapin Global
2001 Scrapped at Chittagong
Scrapped
18-10-2001

The Miramar Ship Index for "LOTORIUM"
IDNo:
7341001
Year:
1975
Name:
LOTORIUM
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
13.12.1974
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
27.02.1975

Tons:
138037
Link:
-
DWT:
268393
Yard No:
1694
Length overall:
345.5
Ship Design:
LPP:
330.6
Country of build:
GBR
Beam:
52.1
Builder:
Harland & Wolff
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Belfast
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
1980 LOTOR - 1980 OLYMPIC ARMOUR II -
1996 ORAPIN GLOBAL

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Chittagong 18.10.2001.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
7341001
7341001
1975
LOTORIUM
138037
Shell Tankers (U.K.) Ltd.
7341001
7341001
1975
LOTOR
138037
1980
Belgravia Tanker Co Ltd.
7341001
7341001
1975
OLYMPIC ARMOUR II
138037
1980
Grafton Sg Panama S.A.
7341001
7341001
1975
ORAPIN GLOBAL
138037
1996
Thai Intnl Tankers Co Ltd.