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SHIP NAME: Betatank II KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 3
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58,086grt product tanker M/T Betatank II (built 1989) India for Spain with 48,000t gas oil -- suffered engine room fire July 5 -- whilst transhipping cargo off Frederikshaven -- fire extinguished and vessel now under investigation. (Wed. July 20 2005)


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BETATANK II Built: 1989 GRT: 58,086 Vessel Type: Product Tanker Voyage to/from: India / Spain / Frederikshave Casualty type: Fire in Engine Room Casualty date: 5th July 2005 Cargo: 48,000 Gas Oil Reports have been received that BETATANK II had a fire in the engine room whilst transhipping cargo off Frederikshaven. The fire has been extinguished and the vessel is now under investigation.


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No real info on this fire. Ship was detained a monthe earlier by UK MCA, for safety deficiencies.

Why would a ship going from India to Spain, tranship off Denmark?

In 2001, this ship had engine problems requiring mobilization of a salvage tug. Name at time was Betatank.