JUMBO CHALLENGER - IMO 8110887
|Photographer:||Aleksi Lindström [View profile]||Title:||JUMBO CHALLENGER||Added:||Apr 17, 2007|
||Heavy Lift Vessels|
|Arriving Hanko, Finland from St. Petersburg, Russia on June 14, 2005. IMO 8110887.
On February 22, 2007 while in the port of Los Angeles conducting offload operations, one of the vessel's two cranes gave way & dropped the top portion of a 638 metric ton petroleum reactor onto the pier and the ship listed and was damaged. For photos & more info about the incident see HERE.
*Arrived Alang, India on June 24, 2011 for demolition.
|Vessel type:||Heavy Load Carrier|
|Gross tonnage:||6,555 tons|
|Summer DWT:||5,928 tons|
© Arjan Elmendorp
© Pilot Frans
© Jarek Klimczak
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Yes, the bridge structure is very unusual, plus the forward crane looks very massive. |
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A really strange looking vessel. |
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