Tanker Aegean Breeze I photographed in Piraeus on 5 June 2012 from my balcony on the Serenade of the Seas. I took the photograph shortly after we had returned to the ship after a full day ashore exploring Athens in a taxi we picked up just outside the docks.
She was built by Leqing Orient in Wenzhou, China as Yard Number ds0206 in 2004 and is 81.53m long with a 12.70m beam and 6.3m draught.
Tank capacity is 2,850m3.
Powered by a Dalian DY8300ZC (980kW) diesel engine she has a top speed of 11.5 knots.
DWT = 2,747 & GT = 1,823.
She has had a number of names including Hui Long (2004) and Aegean Breeze (2004 - 2006).
She is operated by Aegean Marine Petroleum Network which is an international marine fuel logistics company that markets and physically supplies refined marine fuel and lubricants to ships in port and at sea.
MMSI - 240871000
REG - GR, Athens
IMO - 9314466
Call Sign - SVAE8
Chemical / Oil Products Tanker
Built - Leqing Orient, Wenzhou, CN
Yard No. - ds0206
L 81.53m W 12.7m
Year - 2004
Piraeus 5 June 2012