MV ‘HAPPY RIVER’

Images of Heavylift Vessel MV ‘HAPPY RIVER’
16,050 DWT Multi-Purpose / HeavyLift Cargo Built 1997

IDENTIFICATION: Launch Name was Happy River. Call Sign PCAW, IMO Number 9139294. Built at De Merwede, Netherlands Flagged, LR Classed, Ice Strengthened 1A Class, Length Overall of 138.04 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 127.14 m., Draught of 9.50 m., Beam of 22.80 m., Gross Tonnage of 10,990, Moulded Depth of 12.95 m., Keel to mast air draft of 42.50 m., Tonnage of 9,225 Panama Canal Net, 8,901 Suez Canal Net, 5,041 International Net, 5,398 Light Displacement and 15,796 Dwt (long). Engine Description 4 S.A. 9-cyl., Engine Model 9R46, 1 Propellor, 1 Bow Thruster(s) of 850.00 Wartsila Engine, Speed of 16.40 kts at 36.60 tonnes per day, Intermediate Fuel Oil, Horsepower of 11758, Bunker Capacity of 1,240 tonnes.

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: BigLift Shipping B.V., website: http://www.bigliftshipping.com.

CARGO HANDLING: Grain Capacity of 18,055 cu.m., Maximum TEU of 346 in holds and 695 on deck, Homogeneous TEU of 477, on the basis of all 20 ft containers weighing 14 tonnes, maximum hatch dimensions of 91.00 x 17.70 m., 2 deck(s), ratio of dwt per TEU is 15.41787. Grain Capacity of 18,055 cu.m., Bale Capacity of 17,863 cu.m., 1 Holds, 1 Hatches, Total Teu capacity of 1,041, Maximum Teu of 346 in the Holds and 695 on Deck, 2 Crane(s) with a safe working load of 400 tonnes, Heavy Lift.

MAIN ENGINE:  1 x Diesel – Wartsila 9R46 4-stroke 9-cyl. 460mm x 580mm bore/stroke – 8,648mkW total at 514rpm.

AUXILIARY:  3 x Aux. Diesel Gen – 4-stroke driving 3 x AC generator(s) at 1,350ekW total, (1,687.50kVA total) 445V at 60Hz.

OTHER POWER EQUIPMENT:  1 x Shaft Generator (PTO) at 1,000ekW total, AC, 445V at 60Hz.

PROPULSOR:  1 x CP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), Lips.

POS, PROPULSOR:  1 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric), Lips at 850ekW total AC.

OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.

LIFTING EQUIPMENT:  2 x Crane (Stbd.) 400 tons SWL at 29.00m. outreach (twin mode).

MV HAPPY RIVER 1

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 2

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 3

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 4

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 5

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 6

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 7

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 8

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 9

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 10

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 11

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com

MV HAPPY RIVER 12

Brightly painted heavylift vessel MV ‘Happy River’ (16,000 dwt, 2x400T cranes, 1997, built at De Merwede, The Netherlands) calling the Port of Hamburg in March 2015. http://www.karatzas.com


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MV ‘GUARDIAN LEADER’

Images of Car Carrier Vessel MV ‘Guardian Leader’
(6,400 Cars Pure Car Carrier Built 2008)

IDENTIFICATION: Launch Name was Guardian Leader. Call Sign C6WZ2, IMO Number 9388716. DIMENSIONS/TONNAGES: Moulded Depth of 19.98 m., Lightship air draft of 46.00 m., Tonnage of 21,037 International Net and 20,847 Dwt (long). Built at Stocznia Gdynia, Bahamas Flagged, DNV Classed, Ice Strengthened C Class, Length Overall of 199.98 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 187.91 m., Draught of 10.00 m., Beam of 32.26 m., Gross Tonnage of 57,692, ENGINE DETAILS: Engine Description 2 S.A. 7-cyl., Engine Model 7S60MC-C7.1, MAN B. & W. 1 fixed pitch Propellor, 1 Bow Thruster(s) of 1400.00  Engine, Speed of 20.00 kts, Heavy Fuel Oil, Horsepower of 21495, Bunker Capacity of 3,944 tonnes.
Company Details

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: Ray Car Carriers Ltd (Ray Shipping); website: raycarcarriers.com.

CARGO HOLDING CAPACITY: Vehicle Capacity of 6,400 Cars, 13 Vehicle Decks, 1 Quarter Ramp(s) with a Width of 7.00 m. and a maximum load of 150 tonnes, 1 Side Ramp(s) with a Width of 5.00 m. and a maximum load of 22 tonnes.

MAIN ENGINE
1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 7S60MC-C7.1 2-stroke 7-cyl. 600mm x 2400mm bore/stroke – 15,820mkW total at 105rpm.

PROPULSION
1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 105rpm.
1 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric) at 1,400ekW total AC.

OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT
1 x Screw Shaft.

LIFTING EQUIPMENT
No Cargo Gear.


 

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 1

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 2

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 3

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 4

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 5

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 6

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 7

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 8

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 9

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 10

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 11

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV GUARDIAN LEADER 12

Built in 2008 at Stocznia Gdynia (Poland), 6,400-ceu Car Carrier ‘Guardian Leader’ inbound in Port of Hamburg, March 2015; Karatzas Photographie Maritime


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Access to this blog signifies the reader’s irrevocable acceptance of this disclaimer. No part of this blog can be reproduced by any means and under any circumstances, whatsoever, in whole or in part, without proper attribution or the consent of the copyright and trademark holders of this website. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that information herewithin has been received from sources believed to be reliable and such information is believed to be accurate at the time of publishing, no warranties or assurances whatsoever are made in reference to accuracy or completeness of said information, and no liability whatsoever will be accepted for taking or failing to take any action upon any information contained in any part of this website.  Thank you for the consideration.

MT ‘MARIA OLGA’

Images of Bunkering Tanker MT ‘MARIA OLGA (Ex-name:Aegean VIII)
3,933 DWT, Tanker, Built 1984

IDENTIFICATION: Ex-names are Aegean VIII, Dragon Summit, Dong Yang. Call Sign SVAS3, IMO Number 8313556. Built at Bang-Eo Jin S/Y, Greece Flagged, HR Classed, Length Overall of 86.69 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 79.46 m., Draught of 5.51 m., Beam of 14.22 m., Gross Tonnage of 2,205, ENGINE DETAILS: Engine Description 4 S.A. 6-cyl., Engine Model 6LU38. Hanshin Engine, Speed of 11.50 kts, Horsepower of 2200.

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: Unknown.

CARGO CAPACITY: 9 Tanks.


 

MT MARIA OLGA 1

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 2

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 3

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 4

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 5

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 6

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Superyacht ‘Topaz’ in the background. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 7

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 8

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 9

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Heading to Perama; Islet Psyttalia in the background. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 10

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Heading to Perama; Islet Psyttalia in the background. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 11

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Cruiseship ‘Ocean Princess’ undergoing bunkering operations. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT MARIA OLGA 12 w OCEAN PRINCESS

Vintage Bunkering Tanker MT ‘Maria Olga’ (4,000 dwt, 1984-built) in the Port of Piraeus, Greece. Cruiseship ‘Ocean Princess’ undergoing bunkering operations. Karatzas Photographie Maritime


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IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS:  Vessel description is provided in good faith and is believed to be correct and accurate but no assurances, warranties or representations are made herewith. Vessel description is provided for entertainment  purposes only. We have no responsibility whatsoever for any errors / omissions in vessel description.

Access to this blog signifies the reader’s irrevocable acceptance of this disclaimer. No part of this blog can be reproduced by any means and under any circumstances, whatsoever, in whole or in part, without proper attribution or the consent of the copyright and trademark holders of this website. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that information herewithin has been received from sources believed to be reliable and such information is believed to be accurate at the time of publishing, no warranties or assurances whatsoever are made in reference to accuracy or completeness of said information, and no liability whatsoever will be accepted for taking or failing to take any action upon any information contained in any part of this website.  Thank you for the consideration.

MV ‘HYUNDAI AMBITION’

Images of Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’                                       (12,565 TEU Fully Cellular Containership built in 2012 at Hyundai Samho)

IDENTIFICATION: Launch Name was Hyundai Ambition. Post-Panamax Containership, Call Sign D5BU6, IMO Number 9475703. DIMENSIONS/TONNAGES: Moulded Depth of 29.85 m., Tonnage of 59,132 International Net, 30,000 Light Displacement and 123,483 Dwt (long). ENGINE DETAILS: Engine Description 2 S.A. 12-cyl., Engine Model 12K98ME-C7.1, 1 Bow Thruster(s), 1 Stern Thruster(s).

Built at Hyundai Samho HI in 2012, Liberia Flagged, DNV Classed, Length Overall of 366.00 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 350.00 m., Draught of 15.50 m., Beam of 48.20 m., Gross Tonnage of 140,979, MAN B. & W. Engine, Speed of 24.70 kts at 274.90 tonnes per day, Heavy Fuel Oil, Horsepower of 98148.

MAIN ENGINE  1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 12K98ME-C7.1 2-stroke 12-cyl. 980mm x 2400mm bore/stroke – 72,240mkW total at 104rpm.

AUXILIARY  5 x Aux. Diesel Gen – Himsen 6H32/40 – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 320mm x 400mm bore/stroke 14,401mkW total at 750rpm driving 5 x AC generator(s) at 14,400ekW total, (18,000kVA total) 6600V at 50Hz, 1 x Emergency Gen – Cummins4-stroke AC generator(s) at 300ekW total, (375kVA total) 450V at 50Hz.

PROPULSOR  1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 104rpm.

POS, PROPULSOR  1 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric), Himsen HSC24K, 273rpm, Ø2.45m AC, 1 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Aft) (electric), Himsen HSC24K, 273rpm, Ø2.45m AC.

OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT  1 x Boiler, Oil Fired – Kangrim, 1 x Screw Shaft, 1 x Steering Gear.

CARGO EQUIPMENT  1 x Loading Instrument – Seacos MACS3.

LIFTING EQUIPMENT  No Cargo Gear.

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: Danaos Shipping Co. Ltd., website: http://www.danaos.com. Operators are Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM).

CARGO CAPACITY: Teu Capacities of 12,565 Total, 8,950 Homogeneous and 1,600 Reefer, 10 Holds, 21 Hatches, Ship is too large to transit the Panama Canal, Dwt to Teu ratio of 9.99. Total Teu Capacity of 12,565, 10 Holds, 21 Hatches.


 

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 1

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 2

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 3

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 4

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 5

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 5

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 6

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 7

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 8

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 9

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 10

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 11

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 12

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MV HYUNDAI AMBITION 13

Post-panamax Containership ‘Hyundai Ambition’ (12,500-teu and built in 2012, owned by Danaos Shipping in Greece and operated by HMM in S. Korea) departing the Port of Hamburg. Karatzas Photographie Maritime


© 2013-2015 Basil M Karatzas & Karatzas Marine Advisors & Co.  All Rights Reserved.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS:  Vessel description is provided in good faith and is believed to be correct and accurate but no assurances, warranties or representations are made herewith. Vessel description is provided for entertainment  purposes only. We have no responsibility whatsoever for any errors / omissions in vessel description.

Access to this blog signifies the reader’s irrevocable acceptance of this disclaimer. No part of this blog can be reproduced by any means and under any circumstances, whatsoever, in whole or in part, without proper attribution or the consent of the copyright and trademark holders of this website. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that information herewithin has been received from sources believed to be reliable and such information is believed to be accurate at the time of publishing, no warranties or assurances whatsoever are made in reference to accuracy or completeness of said information, and no liability whatsoever will be accepted for taking or failing to take any action upon any information contained in any part of this website.  Thank you for the consideration.

MT ‘AEGEAN VIII’

Images of Bunkering Tanker MT ‘AEGEAN VIII’ (Ex: Alacrity)
2,973 DWT, Product Carrier, Built 1990

IDENTIFICATION: Ex-name is Alacrity. Call Sign SXKO, IMO Number 8817576. DIMENSIONS/TONNAGES: Moulded Depth of 6.61 m., Lightship air draft of 20.10 m., Keel to mast air draft of 23.90 m., Tonnage of 927 International Net and 2,926 Dwt (long). Built at Richards S.B., Greece Flagged, BV Classed, Length Overall of 79.95 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 74.90 m., Draught of 5.61 m., Beam of 14.57 m., 9.26 Tonnes per Centimetre Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 1,930. ENGINE DETAILS: Engine Description 4 S.A. 6-cyl., Engine Model 6RK270, 1 Variable pitch Propellor, Bow Thruster. Ruston Engine, Speed of 12.50 kts, Marine Diesel Oil, Horsepower of 2000, Bunker Capacity of 115 tonnes.

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: Aegean Bunkering Services Inc; Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (AMPNI).

SPECIALIZED DETAILS: Cargo Capacities of 3,261 cu.m. and 20,000 Barrels, Segregated Ballast Tanks, 5 Pumps with a total Capacity of 1,750 cu.m., Epoxy Tank Coating, Heat Exchangers, Heating Coils, Maximum heating capacity of 60 degrees Celsius. 5 Cargo Separations, 10 Wing Tanks with a capacity of 3,261 cu.m., 5 Cargo Manifolds, Stern Discharge, Closed Loading System, Cargo connections have diameters of 8 inches, Manifold height above deck of 1.30 m., Distance from bow to centre manifold is 35.00 m., 5 Deepwell Pump(s), Maximum operating capacity of cargo pumps is 1,750 t/hr, S/Steel cargo lines. Ballast Capacity of 1,239 tonnes, Marpol Certificate, Solas Certificate, High Level Alarms, Automatic Ullaging, Vapour Return Ashore.


 

MT AEGEAN VIII_1

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_2

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_3

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_4

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_5

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_6

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_7

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_8

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_9

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_10

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_11

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Karatzas Photographie Maritime

MT AEGEAN VIII_12 w COSTA PACIFICA

3,000 deadweight bunkering tanker built in 1990 at Richards Shipbuilders Ltd in the UK (shipbuilder now out of business) MT ‘Aegean VIII’; Port of Piraeus, October 2014. Here, bunkering the cruiseship MV ‘Costa Pacifica’. Karatzas Photographie Maritime


 

© 2013-2015 Basil M Karatzas & Karatzas Marine Advisors & Co.  All Rights Reserved.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS:  Vessel description is provided in good faith and is believed to be correct and accurate but no assurances, warranties or representations are made herewith. Vessel description is provided for entertainment  purposes only. We have no responsibility whatsoever for any errors / omissions in vessel description.

Access to this blog signifies the reader’s irrevocable acceptance of this disclaimer. No part of this blog can be reproduced by any means and under any circumstances, whatsoever, in whole or in part, without proper attribution or the consent of the copyright and trademark holders of this website. Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that information herewithin has been received from sources believed to be reliable and such information is believed to be accurate at the time of publishing, no warranties or assurances whatsoever are made in reference to accuracy or completeness of said information, and no liability whatsoever will be accepted for taking or failing to take any action upon any information contained in any part of this website.  Thank you for the consideration.