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SHIP NAME: Westama KEY: NUM. ENTRIES: 2
source OTTO
type A
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While the 1983 built, 40,293 dwt chemical and oil carrier Westama was endeavouring to moor alongside a buoy it sustained sudden steeringgear trouble of 15th August. Tugs immediately moved the vessel to safety. The vessel completeed effective repairs and entered the Suez Canal the next day.


source CTX
type C
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This ship was blockaded by Greenpeace in Indonesia in a protest over palm oil trader, so she may no longer have been trading oil.

Ship has port Port State Control record.