ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
STANECHAKKER
Construction
STEEL
Type
TUG, FIREFIGHTING
Date
1978
Official Number
361286
Description
Yard Number: 976

STANECHAKKER Shetland name for a wheatear.

Subsequent Names: STANE (2010)

Launched 11th January 1978 by Mrs F. L. Dainty, wife of Lt. Col. F. L. Dainty, chairman of Shetland Towage Ltd., owners.
Designed to handle large tankers up to about 300,000 tonnes deadweight at the Shetland terminals. Range 2240 nautical miles.

Still listed in 2005-2006.

STANECHAKKER (IMO 7636896): Sold on to interests (Wavenrie Ltd based in the British Virgin Islands) in Saint Vincent & Grenadines and renamed STANE in August 2010. IMO 7636896; MMSI 375046000; Callsign J8B4381; Last known flag Saint Vincent & Grenadines. Length 35m x Beam 10m x Draught 4.4m, Gross Tonnage 423 tons, Summer DWT 185 tons.

(Source: Lloyd's Register of Shipping)
(Source: ShipSpotting.com)

Caught fire and had to release Esso Bernicia, causing oil spill. Esso claimed negligent construction by HR. (Pollution from the Carriage of Oil at Sea) http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=MyrMCLCslrIC&pg=PA122&lpg=PA122&dq=tug+stanechakker&source=bl&ots=SSm4T3GjsB&sig=-L8qBzh0K5iXJevI83rGZEIfko4&hl=en&sa=X&ei=hVl-UL7iE-fP0QWn3YGIBg&ved=0CEYQ6AEwBw#v=onepage&q=tug stanechakker&f=false

08/2010 Owners Wavenrie Ltd., British Virgin Islands, renamed STANE and registered in St.Vincent & the Grenadines.

17/10/2012 Still in service at Lagos.




Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Owner
Royal Bank Leasing Ltd, Lerwick
Dimensions
length 37.98m x breadth 10.55m x depth 4.39m
gross tonnage 392 ton

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