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IMO: 8913150
MMSI: 503002000
Call Sign: VNVG
Flag: Australia [AU]
AIS Vessel Type: Tanker - Hazard A (Major)
Gross Tonnage: 105010
Deadweight: 66768 t
Length Overall x Breadth Extreme: 272m × 47.2m
Year Built: 1993
Status: Active
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ATD : 1516072920
ETA: 1516924800

Reported ETA Received:
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Position Received: UTC
Vessel's Time Zone: UTC +8
Area: WAUS - Timor Sea
Latitude / Longitude: -18.9902° / 117.571098°
Status: Underway Using Engine
Speed/Course: 15.8kn / 28°
AIS Source: Satellite VK6HV
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  • IMO: 8913150
  • Name: NORTHWEST SANDPIPER
  • MMSI: 503002000
  • Vessel Type: LNG TANKER
  • Gross Tonnage: 105010
  • Summer DWT: 66768 t
  • Build: 1993
  • Flag: AUSTRALIA
  • Home port: MELBOURNE
  • Manager/Owner: SHELL TANKERS AUSTRALIA
  • -- City: PERTH
  • -- Country: AUSTRALIA
  • Insurer: BRITANNIA STEAM SHIP INSURANCE - , UK
  • Builder: MITSUI ICHIHARA ENGINEERING & SHIPBUILDING - ICHIHARA, JP
  • Yard number: 1370
  • Order: 1989-07-31
  • Delivery: 1993-02-26
  • Keel laid: 1990-11-08
  • Launch: 1992-04-10
  • Society: LLOYD´S SHIPPING REGISTER
  • Last drydock survey: 2015-06-09
  • Last hull survey: 2013-02-25
  • Last special survey: 2013-02-26
  • Next special survey: 2018-02-25
  • Breadth Extreme: 47.2 m
  • Breadth Moulded: 47.2 m
  • Depth: 26.5 m
  • Draught: 11.4 m
  • Height: 70.5 m
  • Length B/W Perpendiculars: 259 m
  • Length Overall: 272 m
  • Freeboard - Summer: 15130 mm
  • Net Tonnage: 31503 t
  • Displacement - Lightship: 30687 t
  • Displacement - Summer: 97455 t
  • Ballast Segregated: 54689 t
  • Bunker: 4122 t
  • Crude Capacity: 786489 bbl
  • Liquid Gas Capacity: 125042 m3
  • Cargo Pumps: 8 AT 1,400 M3/HR m3/hr
  • Decks Number: 1
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Hull Type: DOUBLE HULL
  • Engine Builder: MITSUBISHI
  • Engine Power: 17140 kW
  • Propeller: 1 FIXED PITCH
  • Fuel Consumption: 120 t/day at avg. speed
  • Call Sign: VNVG