Breaking Up – 1976 built sugar carrier CHL Innovator – April 2019

During April 2019 the 1976 built refined sugar carrier CHL INNOVATOR  went to breakers in Aliaga, Turkey.

She was built in Glasgow, UK in 1976 as the CAPE RODNEY launched on 23rd January until 1985 and RODNEY from 1985 to 1986 as refined sugar carrier (BIBO) homeported at Singapore. She had 5 holds and 4 cranes with SWL 18 tonnes each. Her managers were Jebsen Skiprederi KG from Bergen, Norway.

All images were taken during her entry to Palumbo Malta Shipyard on 28th November 2013 with the timeline one whilst berthed at Parlatorio Wharf.

Photos by Capt. Lawrence Dalli and Mr. Anthony Vella. Do not use these images without my permission. © All rights reserved. Malta Ship Photos & Action Photos –