GIANTKIM - IMO 7039529
|Photographer:||carimar [View profile]||Title:||GIANTKIM||Added:||Apr 05, 2006|
||Wrecks & Relics|
|Close up view of the damage aft of the woodchip carrier GIANTKIM ex "Triabunna"-82, ex "Nego Triabunna"-80. Built 1971 by Ishikawajima Harima Heavy Industries (I.H.I.), Nagoya.
She was attacked by an Iraqi warplane 39 miles south of Kharg Island.
03-06-1984 towed to Bushire and beached.
She arrived at Gadani Beach for scrapping 28-02-1987.
Photograph taken by Capt. Urs O. Honegger near Bushehr.
Identification: Many, many thanks to Gianpaolo (Tanker)
|Vessel type:||Wood Chips Carrier|
|Gross tonnage:||32,107 tons|
|Summer DWT:||40,758 tons|
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Woodchip carrier, perhaps dangerous than the tanker. By those holes one can only imagine the hell that was there! :O
Also, Interesting to see traveling cranes along with stationary cranes on early woodchip carriers.
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She was the GIANTKIM,she was attached by an Iraqi warplane 39 miles south of Kharg Island
03-06-1984 and the towed to Bushire and beached.she arrive to Gadani Beach for scrapping 28-02-1987.
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