SAFMARINE LIMPOPO (1)

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SAFMARINE LIMPOPO (1)

Post by Henk » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:58 pm

SAFMARINE LIMPOPO (1)
Container
2002 - 2002
Unique Shipping Agencies Ltd.- Hong Kong; in 2001 Tønnevold Tacoma K/S (Anglo-Eastern Ship Management Ltd.) - Hong Kong
Keel laid 08-09-1981; launched 22-01-1982; delivered 13-03-1982 by Odense Staalskibsværft A/S - Lindø (88)
241,13 x 229,98 x 32,31 x 19,82 x 12,52 m
37.238 grt; 41.100 dwt
V.R.W.T.8.
7909425
2SA 12 cylinder Burmeister & Wain type 12L.90GB, 900x2180; 1 generator 1.640 kW/440 V/60 Hz; 2 generators 1.344 kW/440 V/60 Hz; 1 generator 1.176 kW/440 V/60 Hz; bowthruster with controllable propeller and heckthruster
47.000 bhp; 34.571 kW
24 knots
2536 TEU
In February 2002 in charter as MAERSK TACOMA
In November 2002 out of charter as MAERSK TACOMA

Sailed until June 1992 named LUNA MÆRSK with A/S D/S Svendborg & D/S af 1912 A/S - Århus. From June 1991 till August 1992 as NEWPORT BAY with P&O Containers Ltd.- Londen. 26-07-1997 heavely damamged during a trip from Singapore to Kaohsiung due to collission with the tanker APOLLO OHSHIMA in Singapore Roads. Damaged her Portside and a 25 m hole just forward her upper. Repaired at Sembawang Shipyard te Singapore.
08-08-2001 engine problems in bad weather in Bass Street in position 39°20'S-146°39'E. Salvaged by PACIFIC CONQUEROR.
In December 2006 named EMIRATES WATS.
In November 2008 as MANDSHIP TACOMA.
In February 2009 as TACOMA beached in Chittagong to be broken up.

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