Name m/t British Shield
Call sign MXVQ5
Flag British
Home port Aberdeen
Built 1979
Class notation G.L. M.C. E2 Aut. oil tanker
IMO number 7802134
N.A.A.B.S.A. Yes
Trading area World wide
Gross tonnage 2,804
Nett tonnage 978
Deduction, SBT N/A
Hull Single sides, double bottom

Main Dimensions

Summer dw.a.t. 3,660
Winter dw.a.t. 3,560 Abt.
Lenght b.p. 89.40 m
Breadth 13,70 m
Draft 5,81 m
Air draft 27 m Abt.
Bunker capacity fueloil N/A
Bunker capacity diseloil 250 cbm Abt.
Ballast water capacity 400 cbm Abt.

Tank Layout

Total cap., cargo tanks 3,760 cbm in 13 tanks
Cargo tank layout 13 Epoxy
Max. S.G. 1.7
Seperate slop tank Vessel is equipped with seperate line and pump for emtying vessels sloptank suitable for recirculating water for tank-cleaning.
Manifold to deck N/A
Manifold to stern N/A
Manifold to bow 55.7 m
Manifold to rail N/A

Cargo Handling

Segregation 3 grades 100%
Cargo pumps 3 x screw - each 250 cbm
Loading rate 300 m3 Abt.
Discharging rate 250 m3 Abt.
Loading by sucking Yes
Heating capacity 80 deg. in CT + 60 deg. in WT
Tank cleaning system Hot water / Steam
Cargo lines ST / ST
Vapour system Vessel is fitted with central vapour return line.
Oil monitoring system Yes.
Gauging Closed loading
Derricks / Cranes 2 cranes x 6.5 mts

Main and Auxiliary machinery

Main engine Mak
Propeller Pitch propeller, variable
Bowthruster Yes
Auxiliary engines Reverting
Speed/Bunker consumption 11,5 knots / 7 mts pr. day