Ship Particulars
Paul Messenger
Master Mariner
NAME OF VESSEL
British Skill
COMPANY
BP Shipping Ltd
 
TYPE
Crude Oil Tanker
YARD
Harland and Wolff, Belfast
FLAG
British/Bermuda
PORT OF REGISTRY
London/Hamilton
CALL SIGN
GCSB/VSBT9
OFFICIAL  NUMBER
703384
LENGTH OVER ALL
261.31m/857ft
LENGTH BP
n/a
BREADTH
39.63m/130ft
SUMMER DRAFT
17.33m/57ft
SUMMER FREEBOARD
4.81m/16ft
DEADWEIGHT
127,778t
GROSS TONNAGE
66,034
NET TONNAGE
41,323
LIGHT DISPLACEMENT
21,464t
CLASSIFICATION
Lloyds
 
 
 
 
MAIN ENGINES
B&W
OUTPUT
16,250 bhp
SERVICE SPEED
14.7kts
BOW THRUSTER
none
 
 
 
 
DATES ON BOARD
31/3/85 - 9/8/85
26/3/87 - 30/6/87
 
 
 
 
 
TRADING AREAS
Far East to Gulf of Mexico via Cape, East Coast USA, Mediterranean
 
NW Europe, West Africa, Gulf of Mexico
OTHER DETAILS
Fairplay Data
Captain 85 - GK Waite, MC
Stephenson,                             87 - JY
MacAlpine, PD Seaman
C/O       85 - RC Stevens, MW Greiner
87 - KL Kitchen, D Robinson
2/O       85 - G Cleary, TL
Cullen,                                         87 - NR
Jephcote, JC Patterson           
3/O       85-WM McCann, MP Sexton, MC Lynch
87 - DE Cramp