ABERDEEN BUILT SHIPS


Name
TORNADO
Type
VESSEL, TORPEDO RECOVERY
Date
1979
Description
Yard Number: 979
Launched 24/05/1979

Acquired 2003 by SERCO DENHOLM, as a salvage vessel under UK Government-owned contractor-operated arrangements. Gross tonnage 550 tons.

Listed in Lloyd's Register 1980-81.
Listed in 'Ships of Royal Navy' 2006.

TORNADO was one 4 torpedo recovery ships for the navy red ensign flag. The ship is now owned by a German company and is now doing seismic work around the coast of Europe. It was spotted in Esbjerg Denmark on Jan 2016 with the name LEV TORNADO
Shipowner
Ministry of Defence, Royal Navy
Shipbuilder
Hall, Russell & Company, Limited
Dimensions
length 154.5' x breadth 31.3'
gross tonnage: 680 tons

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