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Nosac Tancred/ Tancred

1987 Car carrier


Buildingyard: Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd., Oppama

Built year: 1987

Yard no: 1142

Tonnage: GRT: 48676/ NET: 14603 / TDW: 15577

Dims: LOA: 190,05/ BR: 32,29/ DR: 8,921mtr


Machinery: 7-cyl Sulzer by shipbuilders Tamashima yard

BHP: 11850/ Speed: 18,0knots

Carcapacity: 5930

One side midship ramp and quarter stern ramp

Photo: Tom Turner

18.02.1987: Launched for Astral Carriers Ltd., Liberia

17.04.1987: Completed as NOSAC TANCRED. BB-charter to WW.

22.12.1988: BB-charter and purchaseoption aquired by Procyon Carriers Ltd. (Norwegian Ship Management AS), Liberia.

                     Renamed NOSAC SEA

18.06.1991: Sold to KS Benargus & Co. (Den Norske Amerikalinje AS), Oslo

00.02.1996: WW purchased the NAL-shares. Vessel taken over by Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning AS. Renamed TANCRED

00.01.1999: Sold to Actinor Car Carriers AS. BB-charter to W.ilhelmsen Lines Shipowning AS. Purchase-option

00.09.2002: Purchaseoption declared. Placed under ownership of Icon Tancred LLC., USA. BB-charter to Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning AS

                     (Wilhelmsen Lines Car Carrier), UK

00.04.2013: Owner: Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning AS., Lysaker

13.03.2016: Arrived Jiangyin Xiagang Changjiang to be broken up

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