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Rafio

See also : Vespasian

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"Rafio" at Wilhelmshaven, Germany on 17.07.1989.
( Photo by Werner Knüfer )
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"Rafio" at Wilhelmshaven, Germany on 17.07.1989.
( Photo by Werner Knüfer )

Name: Rafio
IMO No: 7382213
Ex: Mirafiori-1985; Ocean Trader-1984; Vespasian-1982
Built: 06/1974
Type: Tanker
Status: Demolished at Gadani Beach 1995
SubType: Crude
Flag: Liberia
DWT: 285,711
Draft: 22.143
Builder: Stord Verft A/S, Stord, Noorwegen (678)
GT: 140,583
LOA: 347.84/331.45
Owner: Rafio Shipping Corp.
NT: 120,832
Beam: 51.85
Speed/Cons: 15.5/-
Class: GL
Depth: 28.40
Engine Type: Kawasaki Steam turbines 25364 kW
Cubic: 13,215

The Miramar Ship Index for "VESPASIAN"
IDNo:
7382213
Year:
1974
Name:
VESPASIAN
Launch Date:
03.1974
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
06.1974
Flag:
NOR
Keel:

DWT:
285711
Yard No:
678
Length overall:
347.8
Ship Design:
LPP:
331.5
Country of build:
NOR
Beam:
51.9
Builder:
Stord Verft
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Leirvik
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Owner as Completed:
R/A Hadrian

Subsequent History:
[ two hull sections by Tangen Verft # 52 & 53 ] -
1982 OCEAN TRADER - 1984 MIRAFIORI - 1985 RAFIO

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Gadani Beach 22.06.1995.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Main Owner
7382213
7382213
1974
VESPASIAN
140563
R/A Hadrian
7382213
7382213
1974
OCEAN TRADER
140563
1982
K/S A/S Ocean Trading
7382213
7382213
1974
MIRAFIORI
140563
1984
Keston Sg Corp
7382213
7382213
1974
RAFIO
140563
1985
Rafio Sg Corp