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CAPE KENNEDY H353 - MHTD
Built
1964
Cochrane & Sons Selby
Off Number
305780
Length Ft
226.6
Tons Gross
1156
Yard Number
1490
Breadth Ft
36.7
Tons Net
531
Launched
12 06 1964
Hp
2650 HP
Registered
Engine Builder
Mirrlees National Ltd
Knots
13K
Registered CAPE KENNEDY  H353 Owners Hudson Brothers Hull
  ROSS KENNEDY H353 Owners Mar 1966 Renamed - Ross Group
  ROSS INTREPID H353 Owners 1966 Renamed
    Transfered Oct 1968 Transfered to Grimsby
    Owners 1969 British United Trawlers Ltd
    . 1975 Laid up and sold
  MALENE OSTERVOLD Owners 1975 Malene Ostervold Shipping A/S Bergan Norway
    Lengthened 1978 69.20m - Converted to Seismic Survey vessel
    Owners 2000 Convertion - Rabben Mek, Norway - Coastguard Vessel - Fishery Patrol
    Owners May 2007 - 4 month conversion into 2D seismic vessel at Bergen Group Halsnoy for Wavefield Inseis - New seismic hanger, new machinery, new generators, HP air compressors, main switchboard and transformers.
    Owners Registered Nassau Bhamas - Owners, Norfield Shipping AS, Norway - ( Vestland Offshore AS managers) Chartered: - Reservoir Exploration Technology ASA
    . Nov 2008 Commisioned by Turkish Goverment to survey for oil in the south eastern Aegean near the Greek island of Kastellorizo, she was escorted by the Turkish frigate Gediz. After the Greek foreign ministry sent a Greek gunboat to the area and complained to both Turkey and Norwegian Ambassadors that a large part of the area belonged to Greece, the Malene Ostervold left the area.
    . June - Sept 2012 Towed 2 seismic scource arrays over fixed cables - The Corrib Gas Field on behalf of Shell E&P Ireland
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cape kennedy

Fact File

Named by Mrs Hudson, wife of Tom Hudson, Managing Director of Hudson Bros.

12 Mar 1965 Maiden Voyage, Skipper Ken Neilson, Labrador and Newfoundland, 5,000 mile trip, 46 days - 400 tonnes

 

 

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Detail
CREWMEN
NIELSON KEN . CAPE KENNEDY H353 . Skipper 1965 12 Mar 1965 Maiden Voyage, Labrador and Newfoundland, 5,000 mile trip, 46 days - 400 tonnes  - NIELSON ?
BRETTEL ARTHUR . CAPE KENNEDY H353 . Mate / Second Hand . .
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