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Original Name
Texaco Hamburg
Type
VLCC
Delivered
01-07-1969
IMO No
6918819
Builder & Yard
Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft. AG, Kiel, Germany
Yard No
1207
Engine
Steam
KW
20888
GRT
104616
NTR
79057
DWT
209274
LOA
325,93
LBP
310,56
Beam
47,22
Draft
18,98
Depth
24,52
Other names and history
1978 Sipca II
1978 Sipca Jubail
1979 Avin Oil Leader
1984 Scrapped at Koashiung
Scrapped
15-06-1984

Ship Report for "TEXACO HAMBURG"
IDNo:
6918819
Year:
1969
Name:
TEXACO HAMBURG
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
13.05.1969
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
07.1969

Tons:
104615
Link:
-
DWT:
209274
Yard No:
1207
Length overall:
325.3
Ship Design:
LPP:
310.6
Country of build:
DEU
Beam:
47.2
Builder:
Kieler Howaldtswerke
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Kiel
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-15.5

Subsequent History:
1978 SIPCA II - 1978 SIPCA JUBAIL -
1979 AVIN OIL LEADER

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 06.06.1984, work began 15.06.1984. [ By Tung Ho Steel Enterprise Corp. ]

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
337880
6918819
6918819
1969
TEXACO HAMBURG
104615
Texaco Overseas Tankship Ltd.
6918819
6918819
1969
SPICA II
104616
1978a
Saudi International Petroleum Carriers Ltd.
6918819
6918819
1969
SPICA JUBAIL
104616
1978b
Saudi International Petroleum Carriers Ltd.
7079
6918819
6918819
1969
AVIN OIL LEADER
104616
1979
Sea Land Cia Naviera SA

Additional information :

Class - Hamburg
Port of Registry - London
Date Left Texaco Service - 1979 Sold 1984 Scrapped
Subsequent Name(s) - SIPCA 2 (1977); SIPCA JUBAIL (1978); under Saudi registry,
SIPCA prefix was later dropped. AVIN OIL LEADER (1979)
Year Built / Builders - 1969 Howaldtwerk Deutsche Werft, Kiel, W Germany
Length Overall - 1067' 0"
Breadth - 154' 9"
Depth - 80' 4.5"
Loaded Draft - 62' 3.5"
Deadweight - 205,320
Engine Type - AEG two cylinder, series flow, impulse steam turbine, double reduction articulated gearing.
Main boiler Babcock 'radiant' single drum, membrane wall 880 psi, 960 deg F sup'ht.
Power - 28000 shp
Average Speed - 15.5 knots
Notes - SIPCA - Saudi International Petroleum Carriers, a joint venture with Texaco.
Ship continued to be manned by TOT officers.