Saturday, September 7, 2013
STI Garnet - waiting
The chemical product tanker STI Garnet arrived September 6, and anchored to await her scheduled berthing at Imperial Oil on September 10. Registered in the Marshal Islands, the 29,708 gross ton, 49,980 deadweight tonne ship is part of the Scorpio Tankers fleet. Listed on the NYSE, the company has offices in Monaco and Mumbai, and has a sizable fleet, including 18 ships = 1 mn deadweight tonnes of their own and 29 tankers = 1.9 mn deadweight tonnes of time-chartered ships under management. Most remarkable is the some 60 ships on order, totaling 3.95 mn tonnes deadweight, for delivery until 2015.
For more on Scorpio, see their web site: http://www.scorpiogroup.net/