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Created: 2019-05-18 6:13:28 AM
Last Edited: 2020-11-23 1:32:42 PM




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Tarantau (1972/07/29)
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Tarantau (1985/05)
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Tarantau (1988/07)
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Tarantau (1991/08)
  IMO: 6421062  
Details/Construction
Builder:Collingwood ShipbuildingLocation:Collingwood, Ontario, CanadaHull #:184
Keel Layed:1963/12/04Launched:1964/07/23Commissioned:1965/04/22
Propulsion
As builtType:1 Diesel engineOutput:14.5 knots
Manufacturer:
Dimensions
As builtLength:217.1 m (712.3 ft)Gross Tonnage:19494
Breadth:22.92 m (75.2 ft)Net Tonnage:13395
Depth:12.0 m (39.4 ft)Dead Weight:27390
Owner HistoryFleet History
OwnerManagerFromUntil
FleetFromUntil
Name HistoryRegistration History
NameCall SignUntil
Tarantau
NumberPortFromUntil
Can 318687
Disposition
Description/LocationScrapped at Port Colborne, Ontario by International Marine Salvage.
Arrival at Yard1999/10/31Beached:Work Began:
LostDate:

Comments

Nov 23, 2020
9:30 PM
I remember the man from the machine shop who took measurements before machining shim stock or pads to fit under that 60 tons gearbox. TARANTAU had two automated water tubes boilers and two steam turbines. The first large bore Sulzer diesel was installed aboard RIMOUSKI.
Posted by: DANIEL BERUBE