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Name: HELICE
Type: Tanker
Launched: 17/01/1969
Completed: 01/08/1969
Builder: Clelands Shipbuilding Co Ltd
Yard: Willington Quay
Yard Number: 306
Dimensions: 1597grt, 1064nrt, 2935dwt, 277.4 x 42.9 x 17.1ft
Engines: Oil engine, 4SA, 8cyl (360 x 450mm), 2400bhp
Engines by: Motorwerken Mannheim, Mannheim
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number:
History:
08/1969 Sameiet Helice (Helga R Myhre), Stavanger
1979 G Kalogeratos & Co, Piraeus; renamed ELIX
1982 Ionian Co of Marine Transportation, Piraeus
1993 Okarina Navigation Shipping Co, Piraeus; renamed VERGINA
1998 Dimitrios A Shipping Co, Piraeus; renamed DIMITRIOS A
2011 Togo flag buyers; renamed MED V
10/06/2011 Broken up
Comments: 25/03/1992: Constructive total loss after a fire 11 miles south of Trios Island
Subsequently sold and repaired
10/06/2011: Arrived at Aliaga for breaking up by Bereket Ihracat-Ithalat GS


Photo courtesy of JA Pottinger