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Siam

This page is a record of the time I spent on this ship.

Joined : Fos (France) 02/05/1980.

Sailed to : Fos, Suez Canal, Mina al Ahmadi, Sydney, Kharg Island, Singapore.

Incidents: Captain Potts was landed in Albany (South Australia) with appendicitis. In ballast after Sydney we used rubber boats in the cargo tanks to repair hydraulic pipes.

Paid off : Singapore 29/08/1980.

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Ship NameSiam
IMO Number6619607
CallsignHSPB
Ship TypeCrude
ManagerSTUK
RegisteredBankok
FlagThai
Gross Tons39505
Dwt Tons70273
Class100A1
Length243.82 m
Breadth33.61 m
Depth17.07 m
Draft13.09 m
Capacity85630 cu m
PlantMotor
EngineSulzer 9 Cylinder
Engine BuilderKockums
Power18240 BHP
Bunkers2471 tons
Generators2 x 600 KW
Speed15.0 k
Build date1967
Build yardKockums Malmo
Scrapped1985