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Barber Tampa/ Tampa

1984 RORO vessel

Buildingyard: Hyundai HI Ltd., Ulsan

Built year: 1984

Yard no: 248


Tonnage 1984-2002: GRT: 28287/ NET: 16244/ TDW: 44014

Tonnage 2002-onwards: GRT: 66632/ NET: 26072/ TDW: 39900

Dims: LOA: 262,01/ BR: 3226/ DR: 11,730mtr


Machinery : 8-cyl B&W  by the  shipbuilders 

BHP/ IHP: 36600

Speed: 21,00 knots

Container cap: 2451 TEU/ Carcap after conv: 4397 all hold/ 1413 cardeck only

Photo: Derek Sands

10.10.1983: Launched

10.02.1984: Completed as BARBER TAMPA. Price paid: NOK 532.300.000 

10.02.1989: Renamed TAMPA

00.00.1997: Sold to Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning AS

15.10.2002: Arrived at China Ocean Shipping Co's Nantong Shipyard for Conversion into a RORO/ Carcarrier

03.12.2002: Conversion completed.

02.08.2013: Broken up at Jiangyin Xiagang Changjiang

Photo: Ian Baker

Photo show the vessel as TAMPA after conversion

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