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Ocean Wizard

See also : Astro Beta

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Shown anchored off Gibraltar Sept 1990.
( Photo Copyright Paul Sullivan )
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Bunkering Ceuta, September of 1990.
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"Ocean Wizzard", anchored Arabian Gulf sometime about 1990-1991.
( Photo Copyright Paul Sullivan )

Name: Ocean Wizard
IMO No: 7390052
Ex: Kakuyo Maru-1991; Yoko Maru-1986; Maryland-1988
Built: 8/1976
Type: Tanker
Status: 1988 In service as Astro Beta; Demolished at Alang Febr. 2002
SubType: Crude
Flag: Panama
DWT: 268,310
Draft: 20.502
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Corp., Sparrows Point, USA, (S4644)
GT: 117,286
LOA: 335.26/323.02
Owner: Tanker Pacific Management
NT: 105,740
Beam: 54.34
Speed/Cons: 15.84/181.20
Class: -
Depth: 25.22
Engine Type: Steamturbines 25745 kW
Cubic: -

Ship Report for "MARYLAND"
IDNo:
7390052
Year:
1976
Name:
MARYLAND
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
24.01.1976
Flag:
USA
Date of completion:
1976

DWT:
268310
Yard No:
4644
Length overall:
335.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
323.1
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
54.3
Builder:
Bethlehem
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sparrow's Point
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
1988 OCEAN WIZARD - 1993 ASTRO BETA

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Alang 14.02.2002.

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Name change
Registered Owner
7390052
7390052
1976
MARYLAND
117285
Boston VLCC Tankers Inc.
7390052
7390052
1976
OCEAN WIZARD
117285
1988
Belmont VLCC 1 Inc.
7390052
7390052
1976
ASTRO BETA
117285
1993
Norwood Sh Corp.