BDS - Tankers 1951 - 1986

MV "Castor" 16.350 t.dw. Built by C.Connell & Co.Ltd, Glasgow 1951. Main engine : 4-Cyl.2T EV Doxford DM. Sold 1960 renamed "Norsk Skald". Sold 1964 renamed "Gezina Brøvik". 1970 Explosion in the engine, sunk 300 nm. NE of San Juan PR.(22.46 N, 68.48W)

MV "Castor"

MV "Pollux" 16.060 t.dw. Built by Kockums Mek Verkstad, Malmø 1952. Main engine : 6-Cyl.2T EV Man DM, 6000 bhk. Sold 1960 renamed "Seabreeze". Sold 1965 renamed "Maria E".Sold 1971.Sold 1978 renamed "Gulf Star".1981 Arrived in Gadani Beach for demolition.

MV "Vesta" 19.875 t.dw. Built by Eriksberg Mek Verkstad Gøteborg1957. Main engine: 8-Cyl.2T B&W DM 10.000 bhk. 1968 sold renamed "Nelson". 1973 sunk in pos. 36.34 N, 55.08 W on voyage from Augusta - Philadelphia.

MV "Vesta"

MV "Spica" 16.875 t.dw. built by Caledon SB & Eng.Co,Ltd,Dundee1957, as "Baron Kilmarnock" Main engine : 6-Cyl. 2T B&W DM, 6960 bhk. Bought by BDS 1957. sold 1966 renamed "Eastland Trader". 1966 Rebuilt to bulkcarrier renamed "San Antonio". Sold 1973 renamed "Lavander".Sold 1977 renamed "Southmont" Sold 1977 renamed "Bloomfield" 1979 arrived in Kaohsiung for demolition.

MV "Spica"

MV "Vega" (1962 - 1970) "Team Vega" (1970 - 1973)19.600 t.dw. built by BMV.Bergen 1962. Main engine : 8 Cyl. 2T B&W DM 9675 bhk.Sold 1973 renamed "Team Dansborg".1975 rebuilt to live stock carrier, renamed "Dansborg". 1984 sold renamed "EL REDIL". 1989 nsold renamed "SATOUF". 1990 sold renamed "FARSEA III". 1991 arrived Alang for demolition.

MV"Vega"

MV Vega

MV Vega

MV "Nova" 46.045 t.dw. Built by Eriksberg Mek Verkstad AB Gøteborg 1964. Main engine : 10 cyl. 2T B&W DM 15.000 bhk. Sold 1968 renamed "Regina". Sold 1973 renamed "Guldregn". Sold 1974 renamed "Ping Hu". 1977 renamed "Da Qing 251" Sold 1989 renamed "Kriti Rock". 1994 arrived in Gadani Beach for demolition.

MV "Nova"

MV "Team Castor" 32.783 t.dw. Built by A/S Horten Verft, Horten 1971. Main engine:6Cyl. 2T Sulzer DM 12.000 bhk. Sold 1979 renamed "Hada". 1982 renamed "Team Hada".1986 sold renamed "olivia". 1989 sold renemad "Valentiniano".1990 sold. 1992 sold renamed "Lobi One". 1994 sold renamed "Ray".1996 arrived in Alang for demolition.

MV "Team Castor"

MV "Team Castor"

MV "Team Castor"

MV "Team Castor"

MV "Team Pollux" 32.220 t.dw. Built by A/S Horten Verft, Horten 1971. Main engine : 6Cyl. 2T.Sulzer DM 12.000 bhk. sold 1980 renamed "Solviken". 1982 renamed "Team Solviken".Sold 1984 renamed "Gogo Regent". Sold 1989 renamed" B.A.Regent". Sold 1990 renamed "Marathon Key". Sold 1991 renamed " Athos". 1999 explosion onbord kin Kalamata Roads, badly hull damage." 2000 arrived in Gadani beach for demolition.

MV "Team Vesta" 32.175 t.dw. Built by A/S Horten Verft, Horten 1973. Main engine : 6Cyl. 2T sulzer 12.000 bhk. Sold 1979 renamed "Borga". 1982 renamed "Team Borga". Sold 1987 renamed "Goldentank". sold 1991 renamed "Seatank". 1992 Badly damage with fire, unloading petrol in Jeyeh, south of Beirut. Scrapped in Kina 1992.

MV Pollux (1983 - 1985) seen as "Iver Hawk (1988 - 1993) 31.550 t.dw. Main engine : 6 Cyl.2T B&W DM 11.600 bhk. Built by Kaldnes Mek verksted A/S ,Tønsberg as " Gunvor Mærsk" 1973. Sold 1988 renamed "Titipor".Bought by BDS.Bergen (Monrovia) 1983. Sold 1985 . Sold 1988 renamed "Iver Hawk".Sold 1993 renamed "asphalt Champion" Sold 2002 renamed "Champion" scrapped soon after.

T/T " Nova" (1984 - 1986) 239.708 t.dw. Main engine:2x DTU Stal-Laval, 32.400 aHK. Built by Ch.Navals de la Ciotat, Le Ciotat 1975 as "Aquitaine".1985 Badly damage in collision with T/T Magnum outside Kharg Island.Sold for demolision in Taiwan 1986. 1986 Towed to Singapore with the name "Ova".1986 sold after repaIR RENAMED "Rova". Sold 1988 renamed "Arica". 1998 arrived in Gadani Beach for demolition.



Photographs have been supplied by friends and scanned from magazines, and also including those published on the internet. If there are any copyright issues, let me know and I will add an acknowledgment with your permission, or remove the photograph.

Thank you

Erling Hellesund


Main sources are : Bergenske - Byen og selskapet, by Dag Bakka Jr. - Sjøhistorie.no.

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