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Megara (2)

See also : Divi Nova

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Additional Information by Kees Helder ;

Naam
Name
Megara (2)
IMO Nr.
IMO Nr.
6727387
Roepnr.
Callsign
GXDU
Bouwjaar
Build
1968
Werf
Yard
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Nagasaki, Japan.
Bouwnr.
Build. Nr.
1655
In dienst
In service
19/01/1968
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
210.067 ton
Tonnage GT
GT
105.245 ton
Tonnage NT
NT
74.989 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
Megara (1) ( 11.469 ton) build in 1929 at Ateliers & Chantiers, de la Seine, at Rouaan for Shell Tankers BV., Holland.
Status
Status
1976`Sold to Goulandris Carriers, renamed “Dyvi Nova”, sold to Nova Tanker, Norway.
03/06/1978 scrapped at Masan, Z.Korea.

Original Name
Megara
Type
VLCC
Delivered
19-01-1968
IMO No
6727387
Builder & Yard
Mitsubishi Heavy Ind., Ltd., Nagasaki, Japan
Yard No
N1634
Engine
Steam
KW
20888
GRT
105245
NTR
74989
DWT
210067
LOA
325,03
LBP
310,02
Beam
47,22
Draft
18,96
Depth
24,52
Other names and history
1976 Dyvi Nova
1978 Scrapped at Masan
Scrapped
19-08-1978

The Miramar Ship Index for "MEGARA"
IDNo:
6727387
Year:
1968
Name:
MEGARA
Keel:
01.06.1967
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
03.09.1967
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
19.01.1968

Tons:
105245
Link:
-
DWT:
210067
Yard No:
1634
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:
1976 DYVI NOVA

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Masan 03.06.1978, work began 19.08.1978. [ ByKorea Iron & Steel Co. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
334695
6727387
6727387
1968
MEGARA
105245
Shell Tankers (UK) Ltd.
6727387
6727387
1968
DYVI NOVA
105245
1976
K/S Nova Tanker A/S