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Murex (3)

See also : FPSU Tazerka

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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.