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Barber Taif

1979 RORO-carrier

Buildingyard: Tangen Verft A/S., Kragerø

Built year: 1979

Yard no: 785

Tonnage: GRT: 21976/ NET: 12006/ TDW: 31930

Dims: LOA: 228,51/ BR: 32,26/ DR: 10,802mtr


Machinery : 9-cyl B&W by Nylands Verksted A/S., Oslo - 30700bhp

Speed : 21,00knots

Container cap: 1774TEU

Photo: Chris Howell

20.09.1978: Launched 

01.06.1979: Delivered. Price: NOK 151.700.000

25.11.1986: Sold to United States Dept of Transporttaion for service with the Ready Reserve Force (US Reserve Fleet)

19.06.1986: Arrived at Hampton Roads for transfer, and later renamed CAPE HUDSON. Manager: Maritime Transport Corp., USA

00.07.2006: Technical manager: Pacific-Gulf Marine. Vessel positioned at San Fransisco. NavyID: AKR-5066

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