BP Architect - Nassau, Bahamas

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The 1987/88-built, 38,985-dwt, 26,332-grt petroleum products tanker BP Architect is seen in this photograph while she was underway at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on June 18th, 1992. Photograph by Rick Garcia.

She was built in Japan by the Onomichi Dockyard Company Ltd. for Nakata Gumi Joint Stock Co. Ltd., Japan as Nakata Spirit. In the time since her construction she has operated as Nakata Spirit (88), BP Architect (93) and Korea Venus since then for various owners. When this picture was added to the archives in December of 2002 she was still listed as operational under the name Korea Venus for the Lg-Caltex Oil Corporation (Sangji Shipping Co. Ltd., managers - South Korea).

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Posted: December 5, 2002       Last Revised: December 5, 2002
Photo by Rick Garcia - Copyright © - 1992, 2002

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