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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
MUREX ( 3 ) ex. Murex (3) - 1974
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
6806365
Roepnr.
Callsign
FNPE
Bouwjaar
Build
1968
Werf
Yard
Kieler Howaldtswerke A/G., Kiel, Germany.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
1133
In dienst
In service
1974
Eigenaar
Owner
Société Maritime Shell France, Parijs.
Vlag
Flag
French
Thuishaven
Homeport
Fos sur Mer.
Type
Type
Tanker
Klasse
Class
LR
Sub Type
Sub Type
Crude
Lengte (o.a.)
Length (overall)
326.33 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
310.55 mtr.
Breedte
Beam
47.17 mtr.
Holte
Depth
24.52 mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
18.99 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
208.800 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
104.772 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
73.351 ton
Inhoud
Cubic
- m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
2 AEG steamturbines.
Vermogen
Output
28.000 Hp
Snelheid
Speed
16.0 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
- t/h
Aantal Tanks
Total Tanks
5 center, 5 wingtanks, 2 clean ballasttanks.
Bijzonderheden
Remarks
Murex (1) (3.564 ton) build in 1892 at 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    
Historie
History
1982 sold to Government of Tunesië as Floating Storage Unit and renamed Tazerke FSU.
Status
Status
Out of service, 1999 and scrapped in India.

The Miramar Ship Index for
MUREX
IDNo / IMO
6806365
Year
1968
Name
MUREX
Flag
GBR
Owner
Shell Tankers (UK) Ltd.
Type
Tanker
Tons
104772
DWT
212150
LOA
325,30
LPP
310,60
Beam
47,22
Dept
24,52
Draft
18,98
Machinery
1ST-15
kW
20888
ShipDesign
VLCC
Builder
Howaldt-DW
Yard
Kiel
Yard No
1133
Country built
DEU
Keel
????
Launch
01.01.1968
Completed
07.1968
Subsequent History
1974 MUREX - Soc Maritime Shell
1982 Rebukt as TAZERKA FSU - Tunisian Govt.
End
1995
Disposal Data
Scrappedd at Alang, beached 29.09.1999. ( As a dumb hulk 1995) [ By Priya Blue Industries ]