Saturday, 14 November 2009


Completed at the beginning of 2001 by Daewoo Heavy Industries as SOMJIN, this Liberian-flagged Suezmax tanker is 274 metres overall, and has a deadweight of 160,183 tonnes. She was renamed HS ALCINA in 2006 and is currently working on time charter to Teekay Shipping. Now owned by a German company, she is managed by Wallem Shipmanagement of Hong Kong. Her cargo of crude oil, destined for Finnart, had been loaded in Nigeria.