Wednesday, 7 November 2007


Built in Spain by Factorias Vulcano AS at Vigo for the Swedish company United Tankers in 1999 as their UNITED ATLAND, this tanker was renamed BRO ATLAND shortly after completion, when Brostrom took over the United fleet. Seen sailing today with product loaded at Finnart for Belfast, BRO ATLAND is a double-hulled chemical/oil tanker of 16,326 tonnes deadweight, and is 144.05 metres overall. Her crew of 16 is made up of has Swedish officers, and a mix of Swedish and Spanish ratings.