Palumbo Malta Shipyard – SUPREME – 01.09 – 20.10.2020

On Tuesday 1st September the 2002 built aframax crude oil tanker SUPREME entered Grand Harbour, Malta for the first time berthing at Parlatorio Wharf assisted by local tugs.

She was built in South Korea by Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) at Ulsan in 2002 as UNICORN trading until November 2007 where she was renamed to HEYDAR ALIYEV for Palmali Shipping, Turkey trading until 1st October 2018.

Above image is her sister ZARIFA ALIYEVA during STS (Ship to Ship) Operations offshore Malta with NEW HELLAS back to 31st March 2016.

On Friday 11th September, 2020 she started her shifting from Parlatorio Wharf to Dock 6 at 1215 hrs.

Once completed from drydocking she shifted again to Parlatorio Wharf to do afloat repairs and make space for other vessel to drydock.

And on Tuesday 20th October at 1351 hrs she left Grand Harbour bound to orders.

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Published – Tuesday 20th October ,2020