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Nordahl Grieg
See also : Trial run Nordahl Grieg

T2-SE-A1
Built August 1944 by Alabama Drydock and Shipbuilding Company, Mobile, Alabama,
as "Nordahl Crieg" # 1508, for Norwegian Gov't. (bareboat charter from WSA), Oslo.
1946 - Skibs A/S Preba (Prebensen & Blakstad), Risør
1962 - EMPOROS, Rio Caribe Cia. Armadora S.A., Piraeus [Starboard Shipping, Inc., New York], GR
converted to bulk carrier by replacing cargo section with new midbody built by Rheinstahl
Nordseewerke G.m.b.H., Emden, resulting vessel 14,878 rt,  583.6 x 75.3', delivered 06/1962
1963 - Marfiel Cia. Naviera S.A., Piraeus [John & George Dambassis]
1966 - COSMOPOLITAN, s/o, Monrovia, LI
73 - HOLY CROSS   s/o
Broken up at Sveti Kajo, Split 1978 by Brodospas, arrived 12.04.1978.
( See photos below )
The Miramar Ship Index for "NORDAHL GRIEG"
IDNo:
5103912
Year:
1944
Name:
NORDAHL GRIEG
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
26.07.1944
Flag:
NOR
Date of completion:
22.08.1944

Tons:
10172
Link:
-
DWT:
16613
Yard No:
300
Length overall:
159.6
Ship Design:
T2-SE-A1
LPP:
153.3
Country of build:
USA
Beam:
20.7
Builder:
Alabama DD
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Mobile
Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1TE-15

Subsequent History:
[ 1962 Lg 14878 grt & converted to bulk carrier ] -
1962 EMPOROS - 1966 COSMOPOLITAN - 1973 HOLY CROSS

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Split 12.04.1978.

History:
ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Registered Owner
5103912
1944
NORDAHL GRIEG
10172
Norwegian Govt.
5103912
1944
NORDAHL GRIEG
10172
1946
Skibs A/S Preba
2045
5103912
5103912
1944
EMPOROS
14878
1962
Rio Caribe Cia Armadora SA
2045
5103912
5103912
1944
EMPOROS
14878
1963
Marfiel Cia Naviera SA
2476
5103912
5103912
1944
COSMOPOLITAN
14878
1966
Marfiel Cia Naviera SA
2476
5103912
5103912
1944
HOLY CROSS
14878
1973
Marfiel Cia Naviera SA

Photobucket
"Nordahl Grieg".
 
"Nordahl Grieg".
( Photo collection Morten Bjørndalen )
 
"Emporos", ex. "Nordahl Grieg".
( Photo Copyright Walter E Frost )
 
"Cosmopolitan", ex. "Emporos", ex. "Nordahl Grieg", Vancouver, July 11th,1966.
( Photo Copyright Walter E Frost )
"Cosmopolitan", ex. "Emporos", ex. "Nordahl Grieg", in dock Hamburg, Germany in the 70's.