ESSO FINLANDIA - Helsinki, Finland       Call sign - OINS     IMO number - 8002511
Owner/Manager - O/Y Esso A/B, Finland

Location - Esso Finlandia was photographed while she was loading petroleum products in Finland (exact location unknown)
Photograph Date - 5 July 1986     Photographer - Risto Brzoza     Added to archive - 29 October 2004     Last updated - 29 October 2004

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Ordered - March 1980
  Keel laid - 13 August 1980
  Launched - 3 February 1981
  Delivered - September 1981

  Newbuild price - unknown

  (a) Esso Finlandia - Finland (6/1992)
  (b) Pinja - Finland (10/1995)
  (c) Sirri - Finland

  As of May 2004 she was still in service as Sirri

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Chemical tanker
  Gross tonnage - 4,370
  Net tonnage - 2,201
  Deadweight tonnage - 6,954
  L.O.A. - 107.02 meters ( 351' 2" )
  L.B.P. - 100.01 meters ( 328' 2" )
  Width overall - 17.99 meters ( 59' 0" )
  Width moulded - 17.51 meters ( 57' 5.5" )
  Draught - 7.314 meters ( 24' 0" )
  Depth - 9.17 meters ( 30' 1" )
  Number of cargo tanks - 12
  Volume of tanks - 7,552 m3 (approx 47,500 bbls US)
  Number of cargo pumps - 12
  Rate of discharge - 4 x 250 t/hr & 8 x 200 t/hr
  Cargo hose crane - 1 (@ 5 tonnes) ??
  Cargo tank heating coils - In some tanks
  Designed for service in light ice conditions

CONSTRUCTION

  Builder - Oy Navire Ab
  Country - Naantali, Finland
  Hull number - 40
  Engine builder - Oy Wartsila Ab
  Country - Vaasa, Finland
  Number of engines - 2 diesel engines
  Engine type - Wartsila (model 6R32) 6-cylinder
  Horsepower - 5,020 bhp or 3,692 kW
  Fuel - Diesel fuel & heavy fuel oil
  Diesel fuel oil capacity - 113.0 tonnes
  Heavy fuel oil capacity - 317.0 tonnes
  Rate of consumption - 14.0 tonnes/day
  Bunker tank heating coils - In diesel tanks
  Speed - 13.5 knots
  Propeller - 2 variable pitch
  Bow thuster - 1 fixed pitch (? hp)
  Steering gear - standard rudder
  Generators - 2 x 1,000kW & 1 335kW 440V 60Hz a.c.

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..


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Information sources - Fairplay Internet Ship Register, Lloyds Registers & Marine News - The World Ship Society
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