Completed 1969 as "MYTILUS" for STUK. 1974 as "MYTILUS" for C.S.M. 1981 sold to Philippine National Oil and renamed Gregorio del Pilar. 1987 to Kharg Island and renamed Nita I. 21-4-1993 arrived Gadani Beach for scrap.

Also known as
Gregorio del Pilar
Nita I
IMO number
Call sign
Construction number
210.292 ton
Length overall
Year of construction
Year of renaming/broken up
Service for Shell
1969 to 1981
Flag state
Home port



Name Job Period Details
Derek Jackson 3rd engineer 1968 to 1969 standing by/maiden voyage
Keith Rundle radio officer 1968 to 1969 Radio/electronics officer standing by/maiden voyage
Tony Hogan 1R/O 1970 to 1971 also May to Nov 1972
Les Albrow 2nd mate 1970
Colin Sandeman 3rd mate 1970 to 1971 1st VLCC. Convinced me I should be white oiler or small ship man.
Brian Graham 2nd engineer 1970 to 1971
Ian Stretton Walker chief officer 1971
Roger Case d.b.s. 1971
Tony Hogan 1R/O 1972
Colin Osman 3rd engineer 1973 to 1974
Hugh Smith 3rd mate 1973 to 1974
Theo Kramer 4e stuurman 1974 to 1975
Michael F. Keenan 4th engineer 1974
Joseph Moore 4th engineer 1974
Jan Smid 2nd engineer 1974 to 1975
Jacob De Groot 4th engineer 1974 to 1975
Philip John Daniels unknown 1974 to 1975
Aad Huneman leerlingwerktuigkundige 1975
Hans Schipper 5th engineer 1975 to 1976
Gert Van Driel hoofd voeding 1975 to 1976
Piet Veijgen radio officer 1975
Jan R. Alsma hoofdwerktuigkundige 1975 to 1976
Henk Schoonbergen 5th engineer 1975
Marius Wanders 2e stuurman (2nd officer/mate) 1975
B.w. Bakker 2nd officer 1976 to 1977
C.j. Bier extra 3rd engineer 1976
Leo Visser apprentice 1976
Alphons Fluitsma 3rd engineer 1976
J. Bakker-meiners writer 1976 to 1977
Henk W. Vermaas 1e stuurman 1976 to 1977
Kees Storm 4th engineer 1976
Jan Engelbrecht 3e stuurman 1976
Tom Scholte 2nd engineer 1976
Jan De Groot 3e stuurman 1977
Gijs Dieterich 3rd engineer 1977 to 1978
Ben Wortelboer 2e stuurman (2nd officer/mate) 1977
Albert Jan Baerveldt chief engineer 1977
C. Brasser 3rd engineer 1977
Jan Korteweg 2nd officer 1977 to 1978
Albert Jan Baerveldt chief engineer 1978
Jan Deelen 3rd engineer 1978
Henk Schoonbergen 4th engineer 1978
Cornelis Cees C... 1e stuurman 1978
Cees Schuller radio operator 1978
M.f. Koens 2nd engineer 1978
Rob Groeneweg leerlingwerktuigkundige 1978
Jan Lijkelema 5th engineer 1979
Bert Hobelman wachtassistent 1979 to 1980
Willem Hennink 3rd engineer 1979 to 1980
Jaap Gerretse 5th engineer 1979
Tom Summers ships technician 1979 instrument tech in drydock repairs in singapore
Fred Van Der Vorm 2nd engineer 1979 to 1980
Gerard Ros 5th engineer 1980
Vicente Santiag... bediende 1980
Sytze Bos chief officer 1980
Huub Van Haelen 5th engineer 1981 to 1982


Date Visitor Anecdote
06/02/2022 - 19:35 Kees Storm

I sailed on the Mytilus as in 1976 for almost 6 months as engineer.

10/25/2013 - 11:30 Tom Summers

Worked on this tanker in Jurong Shipyard Singapore in 1979. She was owned by Shell at the time and the two Shell reps were Mijnheer Pardekooper (The horsebuyer) and Mijnheer De Boer (The Farmer) I worked for Haven Automation and my best mate was kiwi called Niel Irvine