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Massachusetts

See also : Astro Gamma

 photo massachusetts_zpsd10521f4.jpg
"Massachusetts", at Europoort, Rotterdam.
( Photo Copyright Pieter Melissen )

Name: Astro Gamma
IMO No: 7390038
Built: 10/1975
Ex: Massachussets-1988; Ocean Runner-1993;
Type: Tanker
Status: Demolished at Alang Dec. 2001
SubType: Crude
Flag: Greece
DWT: 268,310
Draft: 20.397
Builder: Bethlehem Steel Corp., Sparrows Point, United States USA (S4642)
GT: 117,285
LOA: 335.29/322.99
Owner: Kristen Nav. Inc.
NT: 105,751
Beam: 54.34
Speed/Cons: 16.00/-
Class: AB
Depth: 26.19
Engine Type: Steam turbines, 25745 kW
Cubic: -

Ship Report for "MASSACHUSETTS"
IDNo:
7390038
Year:
1975
Name:
MASSACHUSETTS
Launch Date:
10.01.1975
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
10..1975
Flag:
USA
Keel:

Tons:
117258
Link:
-
DWT:
268310
Yard No:
4642
Length overall:
335.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
323.0
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
54.3
Builder:
Bethlehem
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sparrow's Point
Number of crews/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-14

Subsequent History:
1988 OCEAN RUNNER - 1993 ASTRO GAMMA

Disposal Data:
Svrapped at Alang 30.01.2002

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
7390038
7390038
1975
MASSACHUSETTS
117258
Boston Tankers II Inc.
7390038
7390038
1975
OCEAN RUNNER
117258
1988
Belmont VLCC III Inc.
7390038
7390038
1975
ASTRO GAMMA
117258
1993
Shannon Mar Inc.