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Tokyo Maru

See also : FPSO Cidade do Rio de Janeiro

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( Photo collection Kyodaisen, Japan )
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"Tokyo Maru".
( Associated Press Laser Photo )
Dubai, Arabian Gulf, Oct 5, 1987. Four of the seven Japanese tanker convoy leaving the Gulf after orders from the
Japanese government that all their shipping should halt operations in Gulf waters. The Japanese decision comes after
the number of civilian ships attacked in the region topples the one hundred mark.

Name: Tokyo Maru
IMO No: 8506684
Built: 10/1986
Type: Tanker
Status: In Service; 2004-Bright Jewel; 2006 Converted to FPSO Cidade do Rio de Janeiro
SubType: Crude
Flag: Japan
DWT: 258,372
Draft: 19.53
Builder: Mitsubishi Heavy Ind., Ltd., Nagasaki, Japan (N1976)
GT: 145,575
LOA: 321.48/310.02
Owner: Tokyo Tanker
NT: 76.665
Beam: 58.01
Speed/Cons: 15.00/56.40
Class: NK
Depth: 29.49
Engine Type: Sulzer 2 SA 7 cil., 16475 kW, 22400 BHP at 67 RPM
Cubic: 318,196

The Miramar Ship Index for "TOKYO MARU"
IDNo:
8506684
Year:
1986
Name:
TOKYO MARU
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
11.06.1986
Flag:
JPN
Date of completion:
10.1986

Tons:
145575
Link:
-
DWT:
258374
Yard No:
1976
Length overall:
321.5
Ship Design:
LPP:
310.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
58.0
Builder:
Mitsubishi
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Nagasaki
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1D-14

Subsequent History:
[ 2006 converted to FPSO, oil ] -
2004 BRIGHT JEWEL - 2006 FPSO CIDADE DO RIO DE JANEIRO MV 14

Disposal Data:
-

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
8506684
8506684
1986
TOKYO MARU
145575
Tokyo Tanker Co. Ltd.
8506684
8506684
1986
BRIGHT JEWEL
145575
2004
???
8506684
8506684
1986
FPSO CIDADE DO RIO DE JANEIRO MV 14
146575
2006
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