TEXACO SKANDINAVIA - Oslo, Norway       Call sign - LEID     IMO number - 5357393     Owner - Texaco Norway A/S, Norway

Location - Photographed while she was secured alongside a dock possibly in Montreal, Quebec, Canada     Photograph Date - 26 July 1977
Photographer - Unknown - (Willem VanMaanen's collection)     Added to archive - 19 Feb 2003     Last updated - 19 Feb 2003

SHIP'S HISTORY

  Keel laid -
  Launched -
  Delivered - 1962

  (a) Texaco Skandinavia - Norway (1990)
  (b) Star Skandinavia - Bahamas (1992)
  (c) Skandi - St. Vincent

  Scrapped in India in 1992
  Arrived at Alang on 12 July 1992

PARTICULARS

  Ship type - Oil tanker
  Gross tonnage - 12,222
  Net tonnage - 7,076
  Deadweight tonnage - 21,162
  L.O.A. - 176.33 meters (578'6")
  L.B.P. - 163.07 meters (535'0")
  Width overall - 22.56 meters (74'0")
  Width moulded - 22.51 meters (73'10")
  Draught - 9.34 meters (31'7.5")
  Depth - 12.15 meters (39'10")

CONSTRUCTION

  Yard name - A/S Fredriksstad M/V
  Country - Fredrikstad, Norway
  Hull number - 378
  Engine builder - A/S Fredriksstad M/V, Norway
  Number of engines - 1
  Engine type - Gotaverken 7-cylinder diesel
  Horsepower - 8,750 bhp (6,436 kW)
  Speed - 15 knots
  Bow/stern thuster hp - none

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - Former owners, managers, accidents, conversions, cargoes, voyages, sightings or corrections etc - Viewer contributions

* She was originally owned by Texaco Norway A/S, Norway as Texaco Skandinavia
* In 1986 she was sold along with her fleetmate Texaco Norge to the Getty Marine Corporation, Bahamas however their names were not changed
* In 1990 she was renamed Star Skandinavia by Texaco Panama Inc., Bahamas
* In 1992 she was sold to unspecified St. Vincent owners who renamed the ship Skandi
* She was sold for scrapping in India shortly thereafter
* 12 July 1992 - Skandi arrived off Alang, India for scrapping

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

Contributions also by -

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