Tamaitai Samoa - IMO 7008790
|Photographer:||Hans Deijs [View profile]||Title:||Tamaitai Samoa||Added:||Jul 06, 2008|
||General cargo ships built 1970-1979 (Over 3000gt)|
Built by Lübecker Flender-Werke, Lübeck, Germany.
GUTENFELS - (1970-1972)
ATLANTICA NEW YORK - (1972-1973)
GUTENFELS - (1973-1980)
DENEB - (1980-1981)
TORM AFRICA - (1981-1983)
SANTA MONICA - (1983-1984)
** Moved from containership category - Containership Admin **
TAMAITAI SAMOA - (1984-1991)
MSC VALERIA - Pacific Marine Services (1991- )
Rotterdam (Netherlands), 1990
|Vessel type:||General Cargo|
|Gross tonnage:||10,837 tons|
|Summer DWT:||14,506 tons|
Photo Comments (3)
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Certainly the large volumes of copra these ships carried in bulk would disqualify them from the container catoegory. The floating device next to her I'm sure is for the discharge of this item, I saw much the same view in Rotterdam in 1985.
As photographed here, this ship is not a containership but rather a multi-purpose general cargo ship and should be filed accordingly. |
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I have sailed on this ship from May 1978 to Sept. 1978, when she was still in the grey "Hansa" livree and named GUTENFELS.
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