Bekalang

About

Completed 1973 as Gadila for STUK. 1986 to Brunei Shell and renamed Bekalang. 7 april 2011 delivered to Jiangyin Ship Recycling China for scrapping.

Information
Also known as
Gadila
IMO number
7217896
Call sign
V8XB
Construction number
H 25
Tonnage
51.579 ton
Beam
35m
Length overall
260m
Year of construction
1973
Year of renaming/broken up
2011
Service for Shell
1973 to 2011
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Comments

Sailors

Name Job Period Details
Don Jenkins 5th engineer
David Ward 5th engineer 1974
Adrian Ridley radio officer 1975 to 1976
Joe Phelan electro technical officer 1978
Adrian Ridley radio officer 1979 to 1980
Matthew James Simms cargo gas compressor, contractor 1986 to 2011
Gus Mcphail senior radio officer 1987 to 1994
Robin Ritchie spare gear 1987
Stephen Sowrey 5th engineer 1987 to 1988
Joseph Moore 2nd engineer 1987
John Small 3rd officer 1987 to 1988
Brandon Dickson 2 4th engineer 1988 to 1990
David Cornelius 2nd mate 1988 to 1989
Marcus Brady 5th engineer 1988
Ian Douglas engineer cadet 1988
Peter G. Furmston radio officer 1988
Alan Watson master 1988 to 1989
Richard Willmott 3rd engineer 1989 to 1990
Robert T. Dunbar 2nd officer 1990
Robert Yuille extra 2nd engineer 1990 to 1991 steam time
Marcus Brady 4th engineer 1990 to 1991
Thomas P. Hughes master 1990
Peter G. Furmston radio officer 1992
Mike Pearson 3rd engineer 1992 to 1993
Marcus Brady 3rd engineer 1993
Clint Lanyon deck cadet 1993
Stuart Gallaway chief officer 1993 to 1995
Kelvin Blackwood dual cadet 1993
Paul Edward Roche 3rd mate 1993
Terry Luke 2nd mate 1993
Mohd Helmy Mohamad engineer cadet 1994
Keith Farren 4th engineer 1994 to 1995
Gordon Moran 3rd mate 1994
Andy Stewart 1 5th engineer 1994
Mike Pearson 2nd engineer 1994 to 1995
Mark W. Dottin 4th engineer 1994
Neil Doyle 2nd mate 1995 to 1996
Redentor Tolentino messman 1995 to 1996
Bill Watts 2nd engineer 1995 to 1996
Willem J. Netelenbos 2nd mate 1995 2nd mate (training for stbv)
Sjoek Abma 2nd officer 1995 2nd/off training for stbv
Derek Gray marine cadet 1996 to 1997
Graham Gould cargo engineer 1996
Michael Boado ordinary seaman 1998
Muhammad Azim H... messman 1998 to 2008
David Ryder cargo engineer 1998
Meddie electro technical officer 1999 to 2004 engineer cadet and eto
Klaudio Krpan 2nd engineer 2000 to 2001
Mark Johnson 3rd officer 2001 to 2002
Malik Tanveer Rehmat electrical/electronic officer 2001
Efren Montealegre Jr able seaman 2002
Hassan Amin electrical/electronic officer 2005 to 2006
Avninder Singh Eeo electrical/electronic officer 2005 to 2006
Md Isa Hj Abas machinist 2005 to 2009 trainee machinist first trip/machinist
Amit Kumar Sharma deck officer 2005 deck oficer under training
Shalhamdulillah... deck cadet 2005 2nd trip
Haji Mohamad Fa... chef kok 2006
Md Yunos H.m.a machinist 2006
Mike Pearson chief engineer 2006 to 2010
Rajkamal Poddar deck cadet 2007 to 2008
Andrew Salt 1 chief engineer 2007 to 2008
Hasazaman sao 2007 to 2009
Wilky Miraflor fitter 2007
Kastela Matija extra chief officer 2008 to 2009
Aashish Sharma deck cadet 2008 to 2009
Umesh Kumar Bhatia chief officer 2008
Joby Joseph Kuruvila extra 2nd engineer 2008
Ahmad Hj Mahmud electrical/electronic officer 2008
Dede Alhaiz Osman able seaman 2009
Md Yunos H.m.a machinist 2009
Sukrut Joshi chief officer 2009
Jasni H.a. deck a.b chilll 2009 to 2010
Christopher Saunders deck cadet 2009
Mohammad Hanafi... 3rd engineer 2010
Nair Vibin Venugopal deck cadet 2010
Ariffin Ramli electrical/electronic officer 2010 to 2011
Akshay Gulati deck cadet 2010

Anecdotes

Date Visitor Anecdote
11/19/2009 - 09:28 Jasni H.a.

regarding about typhoon atsea i could felt that the wall changed to floor or deck...n deck changed to wall i cant even move easily n i felt like the water is upside down..n it felt sucks!!!!!!!!! dont u agree???