Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Togo-flagged bunkering tanker (ex-Eken 1965-1973, Mandoudi 1973-) Hephaestus -2018

St. Paul’s Bay, Qawra, Malta 16 May 2018

Togo-flagged, homeport Port Lome, IMO 6519326, MMSI 671943000 and call sign 5VFD8. Managed by Volont Martime S.A., Siteia, Greece and owned by Orbiter Navigation Corporation. Built by Broderna Jonssons Torrdocka, Lidkoping, Sweden with yard number 12 in 1965. Oil tanker for port bunkering. Ex-Eken renamed Mandoudi in 1973. As Mandoudi Greece-flagged , homeport Chalkis, MMSI 237470200 and call sign SV3198. Owned by Ganmar Shipping at Athens, Greece and managed by Ganmar Shipping, Keratsini, Greece. Stranded in St. Paul’s Bay, Qawra, Malta on 10 February 2010.