STAR ARUBA - IMO 7221275
|Photographer:||John Jones [View profile]||Title:||STAR ARUBA||Added:||Aug 26, 2005|
||Vegetable/Edible Oil Tankers|
1,151 g.t. built 1972 by VEB Vereinigte Elbe-Werften Boizenburg / Rosslau, Werft Boizenburg as the East German flagged general cargo ship KROPELIN.
Since converted to a vegetable oil tanker and very smartly turned out by Koole TankTransport of Zaandam.
Seen arriving in the Thames from Rotterdam bound for Jurgens Jetty on a stormy 25/8/05.
|Vessel type:||Edible Oil Tanker|
|Gross tonnage:||1,161 tons|
|Summer DWT:||1,515 tons|
|Last known position:|
|53°52’33.53” N, 7°23’13.7” E|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|7.6kts, 79° (78°)|
|Arrival:||19th Sep 2016|
|8 seconds ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2016 April 20th, 03:00:39 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2016 April 18th, 11:00:58 UTC||Purfleet|
|2016 April 17th, 09:00:40 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2016 April 8th, 06:30:07 UTC||Purfleet|
|2016 April 6th, 15:00:09 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2016 April 2nd, 01:00:42 UTC||Hull|
|2016 March 31st, 07:00:24 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2016 March 28th, 20:00:13 UTC||Hamburg|
|2016 March 27th, 02:00:40 UTC||Brake|
|2016 March 25th, 15:00:19 UTC||Hamburg||
© Hannes van Rijn
© Gerolf Drebes
Photo Comments (5)
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beautiful, even if at a distance that came out great |
She looks better under these colors than the other photo, great job John. |
please accept my humblest apologies for the mistake. I just took it from the MaritimeData.com website. I think I'll stop trying to add any information.
unfortunately it felt very much like autumn too... I had just been soaked by a hail and thunder storm.
I like the waterwash on the bow.
Good light, dark sky and some wind makes photo's more interesting. Those conditions are comming with the autumn.
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Please, to the knowledge:
Built with [b]VEB Vereinigte Elbe-Werften Boizenburg / Rosslau, Werft Boizenburg[/b], one also never tolerates VEB Elbe-Werft , Boizenburg/GDR(Y-No.216), however, GmbH- no correct: this there was only after the entry of the GDR to the Federal Republic of Germany!
Launch. 09-06-1972, deliv. at Wismar:
compl. 27-09-1972 to Owner VEB Deutsche Seereederei Rostock., 01-01-1974 new Owner VEB Deutfracht / Seereederei Rostiock / GDR.
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