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Postby aukepalmhof » Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:51 pm

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Built as an offshore support vessel under yard no 719 by STX RO Offshore Tulcea SA, Tulcea, Romania for AMC Connector 1 AS, Skudeneshavn, Norway.
01 March 2007 ordered.
08 December 2008 laid down.
01 February 2010 launched as AMC CONNECTOR.
Tonnage: 19,816 grt, 5,945 nrt, 11,000 dwt, dim. 157.0 x 32.0 x 12m, length bpp. 137.7m. Draught 8.7m
Powered, diesel electric supplied by Siemens with 2 x MAN Diesel 8L32 / 40 diesel engines each with an output of 3840 kW and 4 x 6L32 / 40 engines each of 2880 kW. Total output 19,200 kW. The six generators are Siemens deliveries, and the propulsion propellers include an RRM 86XF5 // 4E-3700 and two Contaz 25 each with 3500 kW output. Gear is type RRM 1500 AGHC. With full cargo on board, the vessel can sail with approx. 16 knots speed.
The steering machine is the type of Tenfjord that operates the Hinze High Lift rudder, and the thruster equipment consists of a RRM thruster of 1800 kW and two azimuth thrusters each of 1500 kW plus two of 1900 kW each.
Bunker capacity 2300 m³, water ballast 10,000 m³.
Fitted out with a helideck designed for a Sikorsky S-92 type helicopter.
Accommodation for 140 people.22 November 2011 completed.
She was outfitted by STX Norway Offshore AS Søviknes at Sovik, Norway under yard no 719.
Completed first quarter of 2012. Imo No 9435480, Under NIS flag and homeport Oslo.

01 May 2012 she was renamed by owners in LEWIK CONNECTOR.
01 January 2018 renamed by owners in CONNECTOR and under Panama flag and registry.
2019 In-service managed by Solstad Shipping AS, Skudeneshavn, Norway.
Tonnage is now given as 20.190 grt, 6,058 nrt.

More on the vessel is given on: ... IGITAL.pdf
Source: DNV ship register and various internet sites.
Panama 2019 B/0.35 sg?, scott?
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Postby petecc » Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:10 am

The ship on this stamp has a two word name which would make it the LEWEK CONNECTOR.

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