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Nosac Takara

1986 Car carrier

Nosac Takara-86_Steffen.jpg

Buildingyard: Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd., Oppama

Built year: 1986

Yard no: 1138

Tonnage: GRT: 48676/ NET: 14565 / TDW: 15546

Dims: LOA: 190,05/ BR: 32,29/ DR: 8,921mtr


Machinery: 7-cyl Sulzer by shipbuilders Tamashima yard

BHP: 10669 Speed: 18,0knots

Carcapacity: 5930

Two side midship ramp and quarter stern ramp

Photo: Steffen

15.06.1986: Launched for Astral Carriers Ltd., Monrovia as NOSAC TAKARA

19.09.1986: Completed. Bareboat-chartered to WW for service in the Nosac-pool

30.08.1989: Owners became Sirius Carriers Ltd., Liberia

00.00.1996: Vessel taken over by Wilhelmsen Lines AS and changed flag to NIS. Renamed TAKARA

00.00.1997: Sold to Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning AS

00.12.1998: Sold to Actinor Shipping AS. Bareboatcharter back to Wilhelmsen Shipowning until 2008

00.00.2001: Sold to Sovereign Finance Plc., Manchester. Bareboatcharter back to Actinor Shipping AS

00.00.2007: Sold to Caiano Shipping AS., Norway. Bareboatchater back to Actinor Shipping AS

00.00.2008: Bareboatcharter between Wilhelmsen Lines and Actinor Shipping extended until 2010.

01.11.2014: Sold to DR Line SA (Doriko Ltd, S. Korea), Panama. Renamed DR ACE

16.11.2016: Broken up at Chittagong/ Bangladesh

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