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Created: 2020-11-24 4:43:59 PM
Last Edited: 2020-11-24 5:32:21 PM




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Martin Karlsen (1973/07)
  IMO: 5189409  
Details/Construction
Builder:Aalborg Shipyard (Aalborg Vaerft A/S)Location:Aalborg, DenmarkHull #:96
Keel Layed:Launched:1952/01/16Commissioned:1952/05/23
Propulsion
As builtType:1 B&W 6-cylinder diesel engineOutput:1200 bhp (883 kW) - 11.5 knots
Manufacturer:A/S Burmeister & Wain's Maskin-og Skibsbyggeri - Kobenhavn, Denmark
Dimensions
As builtLength:64.9 m (212.92 ft)Gross Tonnage:1244
Breadth:11.2 m (36.75 ft)Net Tonnage:585
Depth:7.0 m (22.83 ft)Dead Weight:1265
Change Description:Originally built as a passenger, general cargo and polar exploration ship.
Year: 1968Length:Gross Tonnage:1226
Breadth:Net Tonnage:525
Depth:Dead Weight:1285
Change Description:Converted to a dedicated general cargo ship.
Year: 1979Length:Gross Tonnage:
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Change Description:Converted to a general cargo and seal processing ship.
Year: 1984Length:Gross Tonnage:
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Change Description:Converted to a general cargo and oceanic exploration ship.
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
FleetFromUntil
J. Lauritzen Bulkers - Copenhagen, Denmark19491956
Karlsen Shipping Company Ltd. - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada1979
Bowring Steamship Company Ltd. - London, England1982
Bearcreek Oil & Shipping Company Ltd. - London, England1983
Freighters & Tankers Ltd. - Hamilton, Bermuda1984
Marnato Compania Naviera S.A. - Panama1998
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameCall SignUntil
Kista DanVOLK1967
Martin KarlsenVOLK1979
Benjamin BowringVOLK1983
Arctic GaelVOLK1984
OlympiakosVOLK1998
NumberPortFromUntil
329738
Disposition
Description/LocationScrapped at Aliaga, Turkey by Gursoy Gemi Sokum AS
Arrival at Yard1998/08/04Beached:Work Began:
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