Caltex Pakanbaru

Vessel name on Arrival: Texaco Whitegate

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Original Builder: Societe Cockerill of Hoboken, Belgium

Original Yard No: 750

Official Number: 300968

Vessel Type: tanker

GRT: 1978

Year Built: 1952

Arrival Date: 28/03/1976

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Name Changes:


1952  :  Launched as CALTEX PAKANBARU for NV Nederlandsche Pacific Tanvaart Mij

1959  :  Renamed CALTEX WHITEGATE under Owners Overseas Tankships (UK) Limited

1967  :  Renamed TEXACO WHITEGATE under Texaco Overaseas Tankship Limited

Other Information:

Launched  :  01-12-1951

Completed :  January 1952


Tonnages  :   1,978 GRT            2,999 DWT


Dimensions :  79.2 metres  x  13.8 metres


Propulsion  :  Twin-screw oil fuel engine delivering a vessel speed of 11 knots