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Photographer:Jeff Thoreson [View profile]Title:SCAN POLARISAdded:Jul 29, 2005
Photo Category: RO/RO
Scan Polaris is shown while manouvering outside Erie while inbound to load refinery equipment, 12:55 p.m. 28 July 2003. The vessel manouvered very close to the South Pier before straightening out and proceeding inbound.

The Rothsfeld Refinery in Oil City, Pa., which had been previously been owned by Pennzoil, was sold and shipped to Buenos Aires, Argentina aboard Scan Polaris.

IMO 9144445, built 1996, 5,760 Gross Tons, currently in service under the flag of the Isle of Man as CEC POLARIS.
Vessel Identification
Former name(s):
- Blue Sea (Until 2012 Dec)
- Teras Blue Sea (Until 2012 Mar)
- Oxl Blue Sea (Until 2010)
- Scan Polaris (Until 2007 Feb)
- Cec Polaris (Until 2006 Oct)
- Scan Polaris (Until 2004 Dec)
- Blue Whale (period Unknown)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro Cargo
Gross tonnage:5,760 tons
Summer DWT:5,100 tons

Additional Information
Class society:Nippon Kaiji Kyokai
Build year:1996
AIS Information
AIS information: N/A
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Photo Comments (2)

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Ilhan Kermen on Aug 10, 2005 06:08 (12 years ago)
very nice so close Jeff. i photographed her in january
Matt Ruscher on Jun 21, 2005 01:14 (12 years ago)
nice one, nice story too, always curiouse when heavy lifts come in
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