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Nave scuola State of Maine (ex USS Tanner 02) attraccata a Tenerife il 06/06/03.

Fonte: wikipedia

SHIP SPECIFICATIONS

Type of Vessel: Public Nautical School ship
Owner: U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD)
Length Overall: 499.83 feet 152.35 meters
Breadth: 72.00 feet 21.95 meters
Depth: 42.00 feet 12.80 meters
Main Engine: Medium Speed inline 6-cylinder diesel engine
Make: MAK
Auxiliary propulsion: Reliance Electric Motor
Propeller: Lips Controllable pitch
Full ahead sea speed: 15.3 knots
SHIP HISTORY

Former Name: USNS Tanner TAGS-40
Namesake: Capt Z.L. Tanner, USN, 1833-1906
Keel laid: 22 September 1986
Launched: 28 August 1990
Operator: Military Sealift Command, 1990-93
Conversion by: Interocean Ugland Management Corp., Voorhees, N.J. as General Agent for the U. S. Maritime Administration

The USNS Tanner TAGS-4O was built for the Navy as a fast Oceanographic Research Vessel by Bethlehem Steel Corporation at its Sparrows Point yard in Maryland in 1990. The vessel was the second oceanographic research ship to bear the name of Zero Luther "Tanner" a noted Oceanographer and inventor of a patented sounding machine. The vessel experienced an engine casualty in 1993 and was laid up by the Navy and ownership transferred to the Maritime Administration. She lay idle in the James River Reserve fleet until 1996 when she began a conversion process, which removed her underwater sonar domes and equipment. The (2) two original engines were removed and a new "one of a kind" power plant was installed, making her into a sophisticated high tech teaching platform for her mission of training men and women for careers as licensed officers in the Merchant Marine. The vessel was modified to increase the accommodations from 108 to 302 persons. New lifesaving equipment and upgrades to existing equipment were accomplished as well as enhancements to the habitability requirements of the vessel. She was delivered to Maine Maritime Academy on 6 June 1997 and sailed on her maiden training cruise the following week.

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Armatore Maine Maritime Academy
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Cantiere e anno di costruzione 1989 Bethlehem Sparrows Point Shipyard Inc. - Sparrows Point
Data 06/06/03
Luogo Tenerife
Aggiunta il 19/06/2011
Dimensioni 1216 x 800
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