Simunye

About

Completed 1997 as Engen Simunye for Unicorn Shipping. 2000 renamed Simunya and in charter for Shell Australia. 2002 to Catalina Navigation. 2005 sold to Blystad Ship and renamed Team Anja. 2007 renamed Siteam Anja. Ran aground off Punta del Este on 17-5-2016 after engine room flooded. Damage to tanks & engine room bottom plating.
Refloated 6-6-2016 & towed to Rio de Janeiro. Sold to Turkish breakers in tow of tug Far Scout.

Information
Also known as
Engen Simunye
Team Anja
Siteam Anja
IMO number
9111058
Call sign
J8QU3 / V7OW7
Construction number
B573
Tonnage
39.540 ton
Beam
32m
Length overall
183m
Year of construction
1997
Year of renaming/broken up
2016
Service for Shell
2000 to 2002
Cargo
Class
Flag state
Home port
Manager
Shipyard
Status
Photo(s)

Comments

Sailors

Name Job Period Details
John Michael Co... master 1998 to 1999 Started as engen simunye,sister to engen rainbow and hambisa
Ian Louw oiler 1998 to 2000

Anecdotes

Date Visitor Anecdote
10/17/2014 - 15:56 Ian Louw

I am thankful for the learning experience and all the places I have visited .I am grateful meeting all the wonderful people I worked with on the Tanker and I have one wish to see Engine Simunye again in person.