Video: Supertanker beached and broken up at Gadani

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A video by Shahbaz Hasan shows how the life of a supertanker ends.

Front Driver (IMO number 8906884 and  MMSI number 538001992) was built in 1991 by Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) South Korea.

Owner of the 285-meter vessel was Frontline Management (Norway). The vessel had DWT of  169,178 tonnes and GT – 89,004 tonnes. Front Driver was registered in the Marshall Islands. 

The video shows the arrival of the vessel at Gadani on Nov 28, 2012. Front Driver is beached and after that broken up.

The tanker was devoured in about 90 days.