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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
Medora
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
6823090
Roepnr.
Callsign
GYKN
Bouwjaar
Build
1968
Werf
Yard
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Nagasaki, Japan.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
1655
In dienst
In service
01/11/1968
Eigenaar
Owner
Shell Tankers UK, Londen.
Vlag
Flag
British
Thuishaven
Homeport
London
Type
Type
Tanker
Klasse
Class
LR
Sub Type
Sub Type
Crude
Lengte (o.a.)
Length (overall)
325.08 mtr.
Lengte (p.p.)
Length (p.p.)
- mtr.
Breedte
Beam
47.22 mtr.
Holte
Depth
28,43 mtr.
Diepgang
Draft
18.95 mtr.
Tonnage DWT
DWT
210.658 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
105.252 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
74.999 ton
Inhoud
Cubic
- m3
Machine(s)
Engine(s)
2 Mitsubishi steamturbines.
Vermogen
Output
28.000 Hp
Snelheid
Speed
15.0 mile
Verbruik
Consumption
- t/h
Aantal Tanks
Total Tanks
8 centertanks and 5 wingtanks from which 2 Clean ballast tanks.
Bijzonderheden
Remarks
Total 22 M-class tankers for Shell Tankers where build.
Historie
History
Status
Status
1979 Sold and rebuild as a Floating Storage Unit “Fulmar FSU”.
1996 SPU 4
1998 Red Fulmar I
2002 Scrapped in China

Original Name
Medora
Type
VLCC
Delivered
29-11-1968
IMO No
6823090
Builder & Yard
Mitsubishi Heavy Ind., Ltd., Nagasaki, Japan
Yard No
1655
Engine
Steam
KW
20888
GRT
105252
NTR
74999
DWT
210658
LOA
325,03
LBP
310,02
Beam
47,22
Draft
18,96
Depth
24,52
Other names and history
1981 Fulmar F.S.U. rebuild as FPSO
1996 SPU 4
1998 Red Fulmar I
2002 Scrapped in China
Code
FPS
Scrapped
01-10-2002

The Miramar Ship Index for "MEDORA"
IDNo:
6823090
Year:
1968
Name:
MEDORA
Keel:
01.04.1968
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
21.07.1968
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
29.11.1968

Tons:
105252
Link:
-
DWT:
210658
Yard No:
1655
Length overall:
325.0
Ship Design:
LPP:
310.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
47.2
Builder:
Mitsubishi
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Nagasaki
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
1981 dump hulk - 1981 FULMAR FSU - 1996 SPU 4 - 1998 RED FULMAR I

Disposal Data:
Converted to a non-propelled offshore oil installation 1981, & scrapped 01.10.2002.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
336950
6823090
6823090
1968
MEDORA
105252
-
Shell Tankers (UK) Ltd.
6823090
6823090
1968
FULMAR FSU
105252
1981
Shell Exploration and Prod. (Shell Expro)
6823090
6823090
1968
SPU 4
105252
1996
?????
6823090
6823090
1968
RED FULMAR I
105252
1998
?????