Ship Details

Avon; British
343240 / ?
Scotts Greenock
  • Owned by BPS
Ocean going refined products tanker.

O.N. 343240.

15,540g. 9,551n. 25,215d.

562’ 6”(BB) x 82’ 2”. 31’ 5¼”oa.

6-cyl. 2 S.C.S.A. (760 x 1550mm) Sulzer 6RND76 type by Scotts’ Engineering Company (1969) Ltd., Greenock. 9,000bhp.

28.3.1972: Launched by Scotts’ Shipbuilding Company (1969) Ltd., Greenock (Yard No. 724) for BP Thames Tanker Company Ltd.

11.1972: Completed.

29.12.1974: Broker her back in N.Sea forcing a return to Sweden for repairs.

1985: Sold to Misano di Navigazione S.p.A., Italy and renamed MARE DI KARA.

1986: Sold to Transporti Marittima Riuniti S.p.A., Palermo.

1987: Sold to Venezia Tankers Srl., Venice and renamed CARNIA.

1988: Sold to Starlauro S.p.A., (Rivergas S.p.a., managers), Naples and renamed LAUROTANK CARNIA.

1989: Reverted to CARNIA.

1990: Sold to Feldene Shipping Corp., Panama.

1993: Sold to Lefkaritis Brothers Marine Ltd., Limassol, Cyprus.

1997: Columbia Shipmanagement (Netherlands) B.V., appointed as managers.

8.4.2000: Arrived at Alang for demolition.
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