Jupiter 2

1976                               Jupiter     2                                     1990

Steel twin-screw tanker

Built at Jennings LA by S.B.A. Shipyard, Hull 227

392’ LOA, 382’5” LBP, 60’ beam, 25’ depth
1 deck, 2 oil-fired diesel engines, 4000 BHP

Enrolled at
383.9 x 60.0 x 22.5, 4263 GT, 3764 NT     US 571820     to:
Cleveland Tankers Inc., Cleveland OH (home port Wilmington DE)

Entered service 1976

Burned Sept 16, 1990 at dock, Bay City MI, Saginaw River.  One life lost (crew member drowned trying to swim from vessel).  Unloading gasoline at Total Petroleum Inc. dock.  Explosion resulted when passing MV Buffalo pulled vessel from dock and mooring pilings failed, breaking unloading hose and power line.

IMO 7367287




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