Archive for the ‘ Oil Rig Supply Vessels & AHTs – M ’ Category

MÆRSK SUPPLIER – 1967 – IMO 6717318

From the private collection of Jørgen Vikkelsø. The very first supply vessel in the Maersk-fleet.

mf

From bought slides – Copyright unknown.

IDNo: 0000000 – Year: 1967 – Name: MÆRSK SUPPLIER / MAERSK SUPPLIER – Type: supply ship – Launch Date: 15.04.1967 – Flag: DEN – Date of completion: 08.06.1967 – GRT: 499 – DWT: 902 – Yard No: 939 – Length overall: 52.74 – Country of build: DEU – Beam: 11.36 – Builder: Rolandswerft of Bremen.

Machinery Overview: 2 oil engines reduction geared to screw shafts driving 2 FP propellers – Total Power: Mcr 1,104kW (1,500hp) – Service Speed: 13.00kts.

Prime Mover Detail: Design: MAN, Engine Builder: Maschinenbau Augsburg-Nuernberg (MAN) – Augsburg – 2 x V8V-16/18TL, 4 Stroke, Single Acting, Vee – 16 Cy. 160 x 180, Mcr: 552 kW (750 hp).

Subsequent History: (88 Cv to fishing vessel, trawler – El-Saffa Fishing, Egypt) – 15.07.1971 MÆRSK FIGHTER – 80 MINA-SAM – 88 EL-SAFFA (Suez) – 89 MORGANA - 5.13 In Service/Commission – TBUX

On 17.01.1972 she capsized off Esbjerg through water ingress. A hatch had been insufficiently secured. In spite of another vessel, the MÆRSK SERVER, arriving at the scene in 10 minutes, the whole crew of nine were tragically lost. She was salvaged and brought to Cuxhaven for repairs.

MÆRSK BLOWER – 1977 – IMO 7523192

From the private collection of Jørgen Vikkelsø.

IDNo: 7523192 – Year: 1977 – Name: MÆRSK BLOWER / MAERSK BLOWER – Type: Tug – Keel: 15.11.76 – Launch Date: 23.12.76 – Flag: DNK – Date of completion: 15.2.77 – GRT: 498 – DWT: 560 – Yard No: 508 – Length overall: 45.2 – LPP: 39.5 – Country of build: DNK – Beam: 12.4 – Builder: Odense Staalskibs of Lindo.

Machinery Overview: 2 oil engines single reduction geared to screw shafts driving 2 CP propellers – Total Power: Mcr 7,920kW (10,768hp), Csr 5,884kW (8,000hp) – Service Speed: 15.50kts.

Prime Mover Detail: Design: MaK, Engine Builder: MaK Maschinenbau GmbH – Kiel – 2 x 12M453AK, 4 Stroke, Single Acting, Vee – 12 Cy. 320 x 420, Mcr: 3,960 kW (5,384 hp) at 600 rpm.

Subsequent History: 87 AZZURRO PRIMO (Italy) – 90 ENDURANCE (United Kingdom) – 94 ANGLIAN DUKE – 99 (Barbados) – 02 PANAGIOTAKIS STAR (Greece) – 07 (Portugal Mar) – 05 HERKULES – 12 In Service/Commission – TBUX

MÆRSK BATTLER – 1976 – IM 7523166

 From the private collection of Jørgen Vikkelsø.

IDNo: 7523166 – Year: 1976 – Name: MAERSK BATTLER – Type: Tug Launch – Date: 8.10.76 – Flag: DNK – Date of completion: 12.76 – GRT: 499 – DWT: 650 – Yard No: 505 – Length overall: 45.2 – LPP: 39.5 – Country of build: DNK – Beam: 12.0 – Builder: Odense Staalskibs – Location of yard: Lindo – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 2D-15.5

Subsequent History: 94 BATTLER – 95 GULF BATTLER – 05 SEA DIAMOND X

“Courtesy of EQUASIS” – 29.09.2011.

 

 

MÆRSK TRIMMER – 1974 – IMO 7368578

From the private collection of Jørgen Vikkelsø.

IDNo: 7368578 – Year: 1974 – Name: MÆRSK TRIMMER / MAERSK TRIMMER – Type: tug/supply ship – Keel: 3.73 – Launch Date: 14.12.73 – Flag: DNK – Date of completion: 6.3.74 – GRT: 832 – DWT: 1474 – Yard No: 50 – Length overall: 58.3 – LPP: 51.4 – Country of build: NOR – Beam: 12.6 – Builder: Aukra Bruk of Aukra.

Machinery Overview: 2 oil engines driving 2 CP propellers – Total Power: Mcr 3,898kW (5,300hp) – Service Speed: 15.00kts.

Prime Mover Detail: Design: MaK, Engine Builder: MaK Maschinenbau GmbH – Kiel – 2 x 8M453AK, 4 Stroke, Single Acting, In-Line (Vertical) – 8 Cy. 320 x 420, Mcr: 1,949 kW (2,650 hp) at 550 rpm.

Subsequent History: 1.86 KEROB (Italy) - 2.08 KEROB EXPRESS – 11.11 CONDOR (Tanzania Zanzibar) – 7.13 In Service/Commission – TBUX

MÆRSK SUPPLIER – 1972 – IMO 7127534

From the private collection of Jørgen Vikkelsø.

IDNo: 7127534 – Year: 1972 – Name: MAERSK SUPPLIER – Type: tug/supply ship – Launch Date: 15.10.71 – Flag: DNK – Date of completion: 1.2.72 – GRT: 499 – DWT: 769 – Yard No: 148 – Length overall: 53.4 – LPP: 50.0 – Country of build: DNK – Beam: 11.2 – Builder: Aarhus Flydedok – Location of yard: Aarhus – Number of screws/Mchy/Speed(kn): 2D-13

Subsequent History: 87 STEVNS SUPPLIER – 97 SEA MOON – 99 YOLANDA I

“Courtesy of EQUASIS” – 29.09.2011.