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"Tactic", at Europoort, Rotterdam.
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"Tactic", at Europoort, Rotterdam.
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Name: Tactic
IMO No: 7352696
Built: 05/1974
Type: Tanker
Status: 1987-Total Loss in Iran-lrak-War; 1987-Actie; Demolished 1987
SubType: Crude
Flag: -
DWT: 237,085
Draft: 19.654
Builder: Kawasaki Heavy Ind., Ltd., Sakaide, Japan (1210)
GT: 105,422
LOA: 319.97/305,01
Owner: -
NT: 87,952
Beam: 53.07
Speed/Cons: 16.25/176
Class: -
Depth: 25.30
Engine Type: Diesel engine, 26856 kW
Cubic: 287,860

Ship Report for "TACTIC"
IDNo:
7352696
Year:
1974
Name:
TACTIC
Launch Date:
31.01.1974
Type:
Tanker
Date of completion:
05.1974
Flag:
GRC
Keel:

Tons:
Link:
-
DWT:
237095
Yard No:
1210
Length overall:
320.0
Ship Design:
LPP:
305.0
Country of build:
JPN
Beam:
53.1
Builder:
Kawasaki
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Sakaide
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST-16

Subsequent History:
1987 ACTIC

Disposal Data:
Hit by Iraqi rocket 27.38 N / 51.18 E, 28.01.1987 & scrapped at Kaohsiung 07.09.1987.

ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
7352696
7352696
1974
TACTIC
105422
Moontide Sg. Co. S.A.
7352696
7352696
1974
ACTIC
105422
1987
Smit-Tak Intnl B.V.

Note :
ACTIC 7352696 1987-1987 VLCC

Built 1974, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd.., Sakaide (1210)
105,422 GRT 87,952 NRT 237,085 DWT
319.97 (305.01) x 53.07 x 25.30 x 19.654
19 tanks, 287,860 m3, 6.949,5 ton bunkers, consumption 176 tons / day, 16.25 kn.
2 watertube boilers, v.o. 2,172 m2, 73.6 bar.
SHP 36,000, 26,480 kW, 2 Steam Turbines, Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd.., Kobe.

31-1-1974 launched as TACTIC, 1974 Plan (LR) to Moontide Shipping SA, Panama, home port Piraeus, Greece, managed by Nereus Shipping SA, Piraeus for CM Lemos & Co.. Ltd.., London.
26-3-1982 arrived at Eleusis and layed up, 1986 back into the sea, 1st journey to Rotterdam, 15-6-1986 departed from the Europoort.
28-1-1987 during a trip from Kharg to Fujairah at about 115 miles south of Kharg Island hit by an Iraqi rocket, fire in the engine room which caused drifting into position 27.38 N. and 51.18 east., crew abandoned ship, getting dragged along by the tug SALVISCOUNT, 4-2-1987 arrived at the anchorage of Fujairah, 1987 purchased by Smit International.
Tugboat "Black Sea" BV, Rotterdam, flag: Netherlands, renamed ACTIC, which sold for demolition, 30-4-1987 departed from Fujairah to Taiwan, 7-9-1987 arrived in Kaohsiung to be scrapped.