Images of Jones Act Tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ in Mississippi River

Images of Jones Act Tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ in Mississippi River
Chemical & Products Tanker 49,800 DWT built in 2016

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION / DESCRIPTION: Launch Name was West Virginia. Handy Tanker, Call Sign KSKW, IMO Number 9704805, Hull Number 24. Built at Philly Shipyard delivered in Aug 2016, Double Hull, United States Flagged, ABS Classed, P&I insurance with Steamship Mutual P&I, Length Overall of 183.31 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 174.00 m., Draught of 13.01 m., Moulded Depth of 19.10 m.,, Beam of 32.20 m., 52.50 Tonnes per Centimeter Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 29,801, Tonnage of 24,737 Panama Canal Net, 27,469 Suez Canal Net, 14,103 International Net, 10,551 Light Displacement and 49,041 Dwt (long).

VESSEL’S MANAGERS / OPERATORS: Crowley Maritime Corporation, Florida, United States, FL. Technical Manager: Crowley Maritime Corporation, Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Operator: Crowley Maritime Corporation, Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Registered Owner: CROWLEY TANKERS V.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Cargo Capacity of 52,900 cu.m., 330,000 barrels, Segregated Ballast Tanks, 12 Tanks, 12 Pumps, Epoxy Tank Coating, IMO Class 2, 6 Cargo, Closed Loading System, Manifold height above deck of 2.10 m., Distance from bow to center manifold is 91.10 m., Mild Steel cargo lines, Crude Oil Washing.

POWER & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE: This equipment is designed to be LNG ready. 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 6S50ME-B9.3 – 2-stroke 6-cyl. 500mm x2000mm bore/stroke 8,058mkW total at 99rpm.
AUXILIARIES: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – MaK 6M20C – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 200mm x 300mm bore/stroke 3,420mkW total at 1,000rpm driving 3 x AEM generator(s) at 2,400ekW total, (3,000kVA total).
PROPULSOR 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical) (Bronze), HHI-EMD (HiMSEN), 99rpm.
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of LNG-ready Level 1, IMO II, ECO-design Jones Act tanker MT ‘West Virginia’ (sistership to Louisiana, Ohio, Texas) sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur. Based on Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) design for 50,000 dwt (330,000 bbl). Image credit: Karatzas Images

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