M.V. Chippewa
 
 
CHIPPEWA - Monrovia, Liberia       Call sign - ELAT7     IMO number - 8000264
Owner - Hope Crown Shipping Corporation (Sun Oil Company Inc., U.S.A.)

Location - Secured alongside the T.W.T. docks in Toledo, Ohio, U.S.A.     Photograph Date - October 1986
Last updated - 27 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - December 1979
  Keel laid - June 1980
  Launched - October 1980
  Delivered - April 1981

  (a) Suncor Chippewa - Liberia (1983)
  (b) Chippewa - Liberia (1995)
  (c) Jhulelal - India

  As of March 2003 Jhulelal was still in service

5/6/05 recently sold for scrap

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Oil & chemical tanker
  Gross tonnage - 13,279
  Net tonnage - 5,980
  Deadweight tonnage - 20,000
  L.O.A. - 154.01 meters
  L.B.P. - 145.01 meters
  Width overall - 22.74 meters
  Width moulded - 22.71 meters
  Draught - 9.67 meters
  Depth - 13.82 meters
  Number of cargo tanks - 16
  Number of cargo pumps -
  Fitted to carry 6 grades of product at one time
  Tank volume - 24,084 cubic meters
  Cranes (hose handling) - 2 (5 tonne)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hayashikane Shipbuilding & Engineering Company Ltd.
  Country - Shimonoseki, Japan
  Hull number - 1243
  Engine builder - Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Company Ltd.
  Country - Tamano, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W 6L55GFC diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 8,040 bhp or 5,914 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - none
  Steering gear - standard rudder
 

 
 
IMO No: 8000264     Year: 1981
Name: SUNCOR CHIPPEWA     Launch Date: 10/1980
Type: Tanker     Date of completion: 4/1981
Flag: LBR
Tons: 11781
DWT: 20000     Yard No: 1243
Length overall: 154.0
LPP: 145.0
Beam: 22.7     Builder: Hayashikane
Location of yard: Shimonoseki
Number of
screws/Mchy/
Speed(kn): 1D-14.5
Subsequent History: 83 CHIPPEWA - 95 JHULELAL - 04 LAL
Disposal Data:  Broken up Alang 8/24/2004
 

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