CHIPPEWA - Monrovia, Liberia       Call sign - ELAT7     IMO number - 8000264
Owner - Hope Crown Shipping Corporation (Sun Oil Company Inc., U.S.A.)

Location - Secured alongside the T.W.T. docks in Toledo, Ohio, U.S.A.     Photograph Date - October 1986
Photographer - Jim Hoffman     Added to archive - 23 Mar 2003     Last updated - 27 Mar 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - December 1979
  Keel laid - June 1980
  Launched - October 1980
  Delivered - April 1981

  (a) Suncor Chippewa - Liberia (1983)
  (b) Chippewa - Liberia (1995)
  (c) Jhulelal - India

  As of March 2003 Jhulelal was still in service

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Oil & chemical tanker
  Gross tonnage - 13,279
  Net tonnage - 5,980
  Deadweight tonnage - 20,000
  L.O.A. - 154.01 meters
  L.B.P. - 145.01 meters
  Width overall - 22.74 meters
  Width moulded - 22.71 meters
  Draught - 9.67 meters
  Depth - 13.82 meters
  Number of cargo tanks - 16
  Number of cargo pumps -
  Fitted to carry 6 grades of product at one time
  Tank volume - 24,084 cubic meters
  Cranes (hose handling) - 2 (5 tonne)

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Hayashikane Shipbuilding & Engineering Company Ltd.
  Country - Shimonoseki, Japan
  Hull number - 1243
  Engine builder - Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding Company Ltd.
  Country - Tamano, Japan
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - B&W 6L55GFC diesel
  Fuel - Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil
  Horsepower - 8,040 bhp or 5,914 kW
  Speed - 14 knots
  Propeller - 1 fixed pitch
  Bow thuster - none
  Steering gear - standard rudder

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - This section is open for all viewers to contribute any information about this ship that is known such as former owners, managers, charterers, accidents, conversions, drydockings, cargoes, voyages, sightings or ports of call etc..


**


Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
Additional information - Sylvia Masson - Quebec, Canada
ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHS

Click Here for information about purchasing copies of these pictures

This website is best viewed with a screen resolution of 1152 x 864         Email - Jeff Cameron, Canada