E class overview
The E class tankers are double-hulled and have a capacity of from 35,000 to 37,000 deadweight tonnes
They are in the Medium Range tanker shipping group, which includes vessels of from 25,000 - 44,999 tonnes deadweight. They carry crude oil or petroleum products.
All of these ships were built by Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Company Limited in Korea. They are British-flagged, with Douglas, Isle of Man or London as their port of registry. Their classification society is Lloyds Register. BP operates these ships, providing its own crews and provisions. They operate worldwide.