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"Texaco Europe", at Zeebrugge August 22nd 1976.
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"Texaco Europe", at Zeebrugge August 22nd 1976.
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Name: Texaco Europa
IMO No: 7007485
Built: 03/1970
Type: Tanker
Status: 1977-Olympic Sea; Demolished 1979
SubType: Crude
Flag: British
DWT: 209,407
Draft: 18.994
Builder: Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft. AG, Kiel, Germany (1210)
GT: 104,616
LOA: 325.33/310.55
Owner: Texaco Overseas Tankship Ltd., England
NT: 79,057
Beam: 47.22
Speed/Cons: 15.5/-
Class: -
Depth: 24.52
Engine Type: AEG Steam turbines, 28000 SHP / 20888 kW
Cubic: -

Additional information :

Class - Hamburg
Port of Registry - London
Date Entered Texaco Service - 1969
Date Left Texaco Service - August 1977 Sold to Onassis, 1983 Scrapped
Subsequent Name(s) - OLYMPIC SEA
Year Built / Builders - 1970 Howaldtserk Deutsche Werft, Kiel, W Germany
Length Overall - 1067' 4"
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