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Standard-Vacuum Transportation Co., Ltd.
Stanvac Horizon - (1959-1962)
See also : Esso Horizon  &  Esso Ghent

 
"Stanvac Horizon", entering Durban 1961
( from the collection of J. White. 2nd mate at the time. )
 
"Stanvac Horizon".
 
"Stanvac Horizon".
 
"Stanvac Horizon".

STANVAC  HORIZON - 1959
Standard Vacuum Tankers Ltd. - BR
Built by Kockums : Malmo # 438
26351 GT, 43440 DWT, Length o.a. 213.70 Mtr., Length b.p. 202.80 Mtr, Breath 29.70 Mtr.
Tanker, 1 Steamturbine, Service Speed 16.0 Knots.
1962 ESSO HORIZON (Esso Standard Eastern Tankers Ltd. - BR)
1964 ESSO GHENT (Esso Marine (Belgium) S.A. - BE)
Broken up at Long John Industry : Kaohsiung : Arrived, 28 June 1978.

The Miramar Ship Index for "STANVAC HORIZON"
IDNo:
5107592
Year:
1959
Name:
STANVAC HORIZON
Keel:
Type:
Tanker
Launch Date:
22.04.1959
Flag:
GBR
Date of completion:
10.1959

Tons:
26351
Link:
-
DWT:
43440
Yard No:
438
Length overall:
213.7
Ship Design:
LPP:
202.8
Country of build:
SWE
Beam:
29.7
Builder:
Kockums
Material of build:
Location of yard:
Malmo
Number ofscrews/Mchy/Speed(kn):
1ST.16

Subsequent History:
1962 ESSO HORIZON - 1964 ESSO GHENT

Disposal Data:
Scrapped at Kaohsiung 28.06.1978.

ON
LR/IMO
ID
Year
Name
Tons
Change
Main Owner
5107592
1959
STANVAC HORIZON
26351
Standard-Vacuum Tankers Ltd.
5107592
5107592
1959
ESSO HORIZON
26351
1962
ESSO Standard Eastern Tankers Ltd.
5107592
5107592
1959
ESSO GHENT
26351
1964
Esso Marine ( Belgium), N.Y.