Papuan Chief II
June 1977. Delivered to CNCo., and placed on long time charter to the New Guinea Australia Line.
June 29th.1977. Suffered a breakdown on her maiden voyage which required her being towed into Sydney.
1981. Lengthened by Miho Zosensho, Shimizu. Length now 132.1 m. and 392 TEU.
1990. Sold to Alleyn Shipping Ltd., Singapore. Part of the Ocean Bridge Shipping Pte., Singapore. Renamed "Vigour Singapore".
1991. Placed on charter and renamed "Raja Bhum". Later reverted to "Vigour Singapore".
1995. Became "Xour Singapore" of Alleyn Shipping Ltd. of Monrovia.
1998. Renamed "X-Press Singapore"
2000. Renamed "Permai-III"
2004 Last recorded in LR
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Reckoned to be the best of the four (CORAL CHIEF, CHENGTU, NIMOS, PAPUAN CHIEF) "original Mihos".