|8.2 in (20.8 cm)||1.05 in (2.7 cm)||145 gm (5.1 oz)||Window Box|
This is the Tri-ang Minic Ships model of MT Kronviken / MT Solviken, two sister ships in Viken Shipping's fleet of five Aframax tankers, built by Samsung Shipbuilding & Heavy Industries.
The casting is of one of a series of 115,000 deadweight ton Aframax Oil Tankers, with a cargo capacity of approximately 805,000 bbl, designed and built by Samsung Shipbuilding & Heavy Industries at Pusan, South Korea in the mid 2000's.
The model is marked on the underside with the Tri-ang Minic logo, "Modern Edition", model number P 630 and the description Aframax Tanker.
MT Kronviken entering Rotterdam Europort in 2007
MT Solviken approaching Hound Point on the Firth of
Forth to load North Sea crude 2009
|Operator:||Viken Shipping AS, Norway|
|Builders:||Samsung Shipbuilding & Heavy Industries Co Ltd - Pusan, South Korea - Yard Numbers 1571, 1572|
|Delivered:||2006 / 2007|
|Displacement:||115,000 deadweight tons|
|Length (OA):||820 ft 2 in ( 250.0 m )|
|Beam:||144 ft 4 in ( 44.0 m )|
|Draft:||44 ft 11 in (13.7 m )|
|Propulsion:||1 x seven cylinder 7S60MC MAN diesel engine built by Samsung Heavy Industries generating 22,340 shp, driving a single shaft and fixed pitch propellor|
|Maximum Speed:||15 knots|
|Capacity:||805,000 bbl (One barrel equals 42 US Gallons / 160 litres)|