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VLCC Bunga Kasturi Empat -Tranmere Bound

Photographs  John H. Luxton & Ian Collard 2009

Ian Collard captured her arrival from New Brighton (left). Your web master from Woodside and Brunswick Lock entrance (below).

IMO number :9337133
Call Sign :9MGZ4
Gross tonnage :156967
Type of ship :Crude Oil Tanker
Year of build :2007
Flag :Malaysia
The VLCC BUNGA KASTURI EMPAT (156967 grt) owned by MISC and operated by AET Shipmanagement seen inbound for and arriving at Tranmere Oil Terminal on the afternoon of Sunday September 06, 2009. She was completed in 2007 by Universal Shipbuilding of Japan part of the Kawasaki Group. Though large by any standards she is a little smaller than the BW BAUHINIA (158569 grt) which called at Tranmere in January 2009.

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