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Murex (4)

See also : Camden (2)  &  Jade Palms  &  Titan Venus (3)

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"Murex" at Europoort, Rotterdam, February 22nd, 2004.
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"Murex".
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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
MUREX ( 4 )
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
9077848
Roepnr.
Callsign
MWSS6
Bouwjaar
Build
1995
Werf
Yard
Daewoo Heavy Industries, Okpo, South Korea.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
5091
In dienst
In service
08/03/1995
Eigenaar
Owner
Inwood Tankers LDC (STASCO)
Vlag
Flag
Isle of Mann
Thuishaven
Homeport
Douglas.
Type
Type
Tanker
Klasse
Class
LR
Sub Type
Sub Type
Crude
Lengte (o.a.)
Length (overall)
332.00 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
320.28 mtr.
Breedte
Beam
58.05 mtr.
Holte
Depth
31.00 mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
22.023 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
298.306 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
156.802 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
107.829 ton
Inhoud
Cubic
330.787 m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
2 Sulzer 7RTA84T dieselengines.
Vermogen
Output
35.986 Hp
Snelheid
Speed
16.0 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
162.00 t/h
Aantal Tanks
Total Tanks
double bottom and double hull, 15 cargotanks
Bijzonderheden
Remarks
In 1997 reflaged to Isle of Man.
Murex (1) (3.564 ton) build in 1892 by W.Gray & Co.,  Ltd., West Hartlepool, for Shell Tankers UK.
Murex (2) (8.887 ton)  build in 1922 by H.M. Dockyard, Porthsmouth, for Shell Tankers UK.
Murex (3) (208.800 ton) build in 1968 by Kieler Howaldtswerke A/G., Kiel, for Societe Maritime Shell, France.
Historie
History
Sisterships;
Murex, Macoma, Magdala, Megara and Myrina.
Status
Status
Sold as "Camden", 13/04/2004 to Knightsbridge Tanker, Island of Man callsign MWSS6.
Sold as "JADE PALMS", 2012, as Offshore Service Ship to Jade Palms Ltd. callsign 3FVF3.