Wednesday, 15 September 2010


ATLAS VALOR, one of six Aframax tankers operated by Atlas Maritime, arrived with a cargo of North Sea crude that she had loaded at Teesport and was seen as she passed Cloch Point on her way towards Loch Long. Registered at Nassau in the Bahamas, ATLAS VALOR is a ship of 107,181 tonnes deadweight and is 246.8 metres in length. She was built by the Imabari shipyard in Japan and completed in 1999. Until 2008, she was named OLYMPIA.