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:|
|51°40’31.78” N, 2°3’25.58” E|
|Speed, course (heading):|
|2.8kts, 236° (233°)|
|Arrival:||18th Jan 2018|
|3 hours 48 minutes ago|
|Source:||AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)|
|2018 January 18th, 13:00:43 UTC||Purfleet|
|2018 January 14th, 19:00:14 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2018 January 12th, 23:00:32 UTC||Hull|
|2018 January 6th, 13:00:06 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2018 January 4th, 23:00:12 UTC||Purfleet|
|2018 January 3rd, 02:00:23 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2017 December 27th, 15:00:49 UTC||Purfleet|
|2017 December 23rd, 10:00:26 UTC||Rotterdam|
|2017 December 21st, 21:00:17 UTC||Hull|
|2017 December 20th, 06:00:10 UTC||Rotterdam||
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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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