Rederi AB Luleå-Ofoten
Trafik AB Grängesberg-Oxelösund
Gränges AB

Stockholm, Sweden
 

m.ore/oil carrier. VIRTALA

Off.no / IMO: 9927 / 5382192 Build: 1959 Shipyard: Kockums M.V. AB, Malmo, Sweden. # 446
Dwt: 21.900 Grt: 15.968 Nrt:  9.059
Speed: 14,5 knots   Dim: 181,62 x 22,79 x 13,49 m. Draft: 9,989 m.
27/1 1959: Launched.
24/6 1959: Delivered to TGO, Stockholm, Sweden as VIRTALA.
1961: Reinforced, new dwt: 23.815
22/5 1969: Sold to VEB Deutsche Seereederei, Rostock, DDR. Renamed AUE.
25/2 1971: Collided at Kiel with the W. German motor tanker BOMIN (13.194 grt / 1957) and was on fire. The fire was extinguised the next day.
1/1 1974: Company name changed to VEB Deutfracht / Seereederei, Rostock, DDR.
1984: Sold to Fulmar Bay Maritime Inc., Panama and renamed AUK.
1/4 1987: Arrived at Kaohsiung, Taiwan to be broken up.
14/4 1987: Demolition began at Progress Steel & Iron Co. Ltd., Kaohsiung, Taiwan.