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Texaco North America

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Original Name
Texaco North America
Type
VLCC
Delivered
01-12-1969
IMO No
7000956
Builder & Yard
Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft. AG, Kiel, Germany
Yard No
1209
Engine
Steam
KW
20888
GRT
104616
NTR
79057
DWT
209407
LOA
325,33
LBP
310,55
Beam
47,22
Draft
18,99
Depth
24,52
Other names and history
1977 Olympic Sky
1979 Kimberley
1982 Scrapped
Scrapped
01-12-1981

Ship Report for "TEXACO NORTH AMERICA"
IDNo:
7000956
Year:
1969
Name:
TEXACO NORTH AMERICA
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
30.10.1969
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
01.12.1969

Tons:
104615
Link:
-
DWT:
209407
Yard No:
1209
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:
1977 OLYMPIC SKY - 1979 KIMBERLY

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 07.01.1982, work began 14.01.1982. [ By Lung Ching Steel Enterprise Co. ]

History :
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
338907
7000956
7000956
1969
TEXACO NORTH AMERICA
104615
Texaco Overseas Tankship Ltd.
6507
7000956
7000956
1969
OLYMPIC SKY
104616
1977
Dominion Naviera Panama SA
6506
7000956
7000956
1969
KIMBERLY
104616
1979
Bull Sg., Ltd.