MT Caribbean Galaxy Delivered

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. completed and delivered a 110,000 dwt type double hull crude oil tanker M.T. Caribbean Galaxy (MES Hull No. 1713) at its Chiba Works to South Eternity Shipping Inc., Panama, a subsidiary of Nan Fung Shipping Limited., Liberia on December 17, 2009. This is the 15th Aframax Tanker of 137.8-ft beam with the largest deadweight and the largest cargo tank capacity.

Specifications:
Length, o.a.    805.4 ft
Length, b.p.    767.7 ft
Breadth, molded    80.4 ft
Depth, molded    70.5 ft
Draft, molded    49.3 ft
Gross Tonnage    59,671
Deadweight    111,402 metric tons
Cargo Tank Capacity(100%)    128,191 m3
Main Engine    Mitsui-MAN B&W Diesel Engine 7S60MC x 1 set
Maximum Continuous Output    14,280 kW x 105 rpm
Service Speed    15.3 knots
Complement    28 persons
Classification Society    LR
Port of Registry    Panama
Date of Delivery    December 17, 2009
 


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