Images of Containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ in the MIssissippi River

MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ Sailing upstream in the Mississippi River                  Fully Cellular Neo-panamax Containership, 8,450-teu, built in 2006

VESSSEL DESCRIPTION / IDENTIFICATION: IMO Number 9299795, Launch Name was CMA CGM Traviata. Call Sign FMFT, IMO Number 9299795, Hull Number S254. Built at Hyundai Samho HI delivered in Mar 2006, Registered International Francais Flagged, BV Classed, Length Overall of 335.00 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 314.71 m., Draught of 14.52 m., Moulded Depth of 24.60 m., Beam of 42.80 m., Gross Tonnage of 91,410, Tonnage of 48,921 International Net and 100,210 Dwt (long).

VESSEL’S OWNERS & MANAGERS: CMA CGM SA, France. Technical Manager: CMA Ships, France. Operator: CMA CGM SA, France. Registered Owner: Snc Fenice Bail 2, France.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Teu Capacities of 8,448 Total, 6,310 Homogeneous and 1,400 Reefer, 9 Holds, Ship is able to transit the neo-Panamax locks of the Panama Canal based on current official dimension restrictions, but is not able to transit the old locks. Total Teu Capacity of 8,450.

POWER & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE: 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 12K98MC6.1 – 2-stroke 12-cyl. 980mm x2660mm bore/stroke 68,655mkW total at 94rpm.
AUXILIARY: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – MAN Energy Solutions 7L27/38 – 4-stroke 7-cyl. 270mm x 380mm bore/stroke 6,930mkW total at 720rpm driving 3 x Hyundai Electric AC generator(s) at 6,654ekW total, (8,319kVA total) 450V at 60Hz. 2 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – MAN Energy Solutions 9L27/38 – 4-stroke 9-cyl. 270mm x 380mm bore/stroke 5,940mkW total at 720rpm driving 2 x Hyundai Electric AC generator(s) at 5,682ekW total, (7,102kVA total) 450V at 60Hz.
PROPULSOR: 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 94rpm.
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.
CARGO EQUIPMENT: 700 x Sockets, Reefer – .
ENVIRONMENTAL EQUIPMENT: 1 x BWTS – Ballast Water Treatment System – Bio-UV BIO-Sea® at 1000cu.m/hr – 2021 installation year.
BOILER EQUIPMENT: 1 x Boiler, Oil/Gas fired – Aalborg – Mission™ OS 40.14 m2 at 10 bar. 1 x Boiler, Exhaust Heated – Aalborg AQ-2 – 736m2 at 10 bar.
EMERGENCY: 1 x Emergency Diesel Gen. – Cummins Inc4-stroke 600mkW total at 1,800rpm driving 1 x Cummins Inc AC generator(s) at 500ekW total, (625kVA total) 450V at 60Hz.

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Homeported in Marseilles, France, neo-panamax containership MV ‘CMA CGM La Traviata’ sailing upstream in the Mississippi River in fall 2019, en route to New Orleans. Built in 2006 at Hyundai Heavy Industries (Samho). Image credit: Karatzas Images

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Images of Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ in New York Harbor

Images of LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ with World Trade Center
Panamax Products Tanker 69,600 DWT, built in 2004 at Daewoo

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION & DESCRIPTION: Ex-names are Overseas Reymar, Reymar. Launch Name was Reymar. Panamax Tanker, Call Sign V7HN9, IMO Number 9275749, Hull Number 5241. Built at Daewoo (DSME) delivered in Mar 2004, Double Hull, Marshall Islands Flagged, ABS Classed, P&I insurance with Gard P&I, Length Overall of 228.01 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 219.00 m., Draught of 13.62 m., Moulded Depth of 19.80 m., Beam of 32.20 m., 67.50 Tonnes per Centimeter Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 40,038, tonnage of 33,097 Panama Canal Net, 37,270 Suez Canal Net, 20,190 International Net, 13,213 Light Displacement and 68,536 Dwt (long).

VESSEL’S OWNERS & MANAGERS: International Seaways Inc, New York, United States. Technical Manager: V. Ships (UK) Ltd, United Kingdom. Operator: Panamax International Pool, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States, Registered Owner: REYMAR LIMITED, United States.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Cargo Capacities of 76,5000 cu.m. and 481,000 Barrels, Segregated Ballast Tanks, 12 Tanks, 12 Pumps with a total Capacity of 10,800 cu.m., Heat Exchangers, Maximum heating capacity of 66 degrees Celsius, 3 Cargo Separations, 12 Wing Tanks with a capacity of 76,492 cu.m., 3 Cargo Manifolds, Stern Discharge, Closed Loading System, Cargo connections have diameters of 16 inches, Manifold height above deck of 2.10 m., Distance from bow to center manifold is 111.53 m., Maximum operating capacity of cargo pumps is 10,800 t/hr, Steel STPG370 cargo lines, EXTERNAL heat exchangers, Crude Oil Washing.

POWER & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE: 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 5S60MC6.1 – 2-stroke 5-cyl. 600mm x2292mm bore/stroke 10,223mkW total at 105rpm.
AUXILIARIES: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – Wartsila 4-stroke 6L20 – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 200mm x 280mm bore/stroke 2,931mkW total at 1,000rpm driving 3 x Hyundai Electric HFC6 564-84K – AC generator(s) at 2,700ekW total, (3,375kVA total) 450V at 50Hz.
PROPULSOR 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), Nakashima, 105rpm.
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.

SALE & PURCHASE HISTORY: Reported newbuilding price of US$ 29 million April 2002.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

LR1 Tanker MT ‘Seaways Reymar’ (appr. 70,000 dwt, 2004-built at Daewoo (DSME)) in S. Korea) in laden condition in New York Harbor. Seen here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images.

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Images of Cruiseship MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ Departing from the Port of Piraeus

Cruiseship MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ Pictured in the Port of Piraeus
Cruise Ship built in 1998 at Ch. de l’Atlantique, 1,998 Berths

VESSEL’S IDENTIFICATION & DESCRIPTION: Launch Name was Vision of the Seas. Call Sign C6SE8, IMO Number 9116876, Hull Number F31. Built at Ch. de l’Atlantique delivered in Jun 1998, Bahamas Flagged, DNV GL Classed, P&I insurance with Steamship Mutual P&I, Length Overall of 279.00 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 234.70 m., Draught of 7.60 m., Moulded Depth of 22.00 m., Tonnage of 46,263 International Net and 6,200 Dwt (long). Beam of 32.20 m., Gross Tonnage of 78,340, Design Vision Class by Royal Caribbean, Wartsila 4-stroke Engine, Speed of 22.30 kts, Intermediate Fuel Oil – Very Low Sulphur (VLS IFO), Horsepower of 52,227, Power Type: Diesel Electric.

VESSEL’S OWNERS / MANAGERS: Royal Caribbean International, United States. Royal Caribbean International is a group company of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Group Company: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, United States. Technical Manager: RCL Cruises Ltd. United Kingdom. Operator: Royal Caribbean International, United States. Registered Owner: Vision of the Seas, Liberia.

GENERAL ARRANGEMENT: Total number of Passengers 2,435, 999 Passenger Cabins, 1998 Passenger Berths, 11 Passenger Decks, 742 Crew.

ENGINE & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE: 4 x Diesel Gen. – Wartsila 4-stroke 12V46C – 4-stroke 12-cyl. 460mm x 580mm bore/stroke 50,396mkW total at 514rpm driving 4 x AC generator(s) at 60Hz.
PROPULSOR: 2 x FP Propeller (Aft) (electric) at 34,000ekW total AC.
POS,
PROPULSOR: 2 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric), Brunvoll FU 100-2750 ac. 1 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Aft) (electric), Brunvoll FU 100-2750 ac.
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 2 x Screw Shaft.
MISCELLANEOUS EQUIPMENT: Coating – Hull, Antifouling – Jotun SeaQuantum – Nov 2010 application date.
EMERGENCY: 2 x Emergency Diesel Gen. – Detroit Diesel Corp 16V-92TA – 2-stroke 16-cyl. 124mm x 127mm bore/stroke 1,074mkW total at 1,800rpm driving 2 x ac generator(s).

NEWBUILDING COST: Reported newbuilding contract price of US$280 million in 1995. Sistership vessel is MS ‘Rhapsody of the Seas’ which was ordered at US$300 million in 1994.

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

A picture to behold! A cruiseship setting off to a cruise! Picture taken in June 2019 in Port of Piraeus, MS ‘Vision of the Seas’ leaving under the Greek summer sun! Image credit: Karatzas Images

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Images of MV ‘ND Maritsa’ Sailing Downstream the Mississippi River

Images of Vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ in the Mississippi River
Ultramax Drybulk Vessel 61,270 DWT, built in 2016

VESSEL’S IDENTIFICATION & DESCRIPTION: Ex-name is Loch Ness, Call Sign V7A2538, IMO Number 9788679, Hull Number 3668. Built at SHIN KURUSHIMA TOYOHASHI SHIPBUILDING CO., LTD., delivered in May 2016, Marshall Islands Flagged, NKK Classed (NS*(CSR, BC-A, BC-XII, GRAB 20, EQ C DG, PSPC-WBT)(ESP)
MNS*) , P&I insurance with Standard Club P&I, Length Overall of 199.90 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 196.50 m., Draught of 13.00 m., Moulded Depth of 18.70 m., , Beam of 32.25 m., 60.14 Tonnes per Centimeter Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 35,025, Tonnage of 29,008 Panama Canal Net, 32,240 Suez Canal Net, 19,844 International Net and 60,304 Dwt (long)., Design SKDY 61K by Shin Kurushima Group, MAN B. & W. Engine, Speed of 14.00 kts at 28.20 tonnes per day, Heavy Fuel Oil (IFO 380), Horsepower of 10,714, Power Type: Diesel 2-Stroke, BWTS (Fitted), Eco – Electronic Engine Modern.

VESSEL’S MANAGERS / OWNERS: Neptune Dry Management Co, Piraeus, Greece.
Technical Manager: Neptune Dry Management Co, Piraeus, Greece.
Operator: Neptune Dry Management Co, Piraeus, Greece. Registered Owner: THETIS SHIPOWNING COMPANY LIMITED

CARGO CAPACITIES & HANDLING: Grain Capacity of 77,475 cu.m., Bale Capacity of 74,270 cu.m., 5 Holds, 5 Hatches, Strengthened for Heavy Cargo, 4 Crane(s) with a safe working load of 30.7 tonnes, Grab Fitted,, Hatch Dimensions are 1 @ 23.52 x 19.20 m., 1 @ 23.52 x 19.20 m., 1 @ 23.52 x 19.20 m., 1 @ 23.52 x 19.20 m., 1 @ 17.64 x 19.20 m.. BWTS – Ballast Water Treatment System – JFE Engineering BallastAce® 2000×1-L at 2000cu.m/hr.

POWER PLANT & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE: 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 6S50ME-B9.3 – 2-stroke 6-cyl. 500mm x2214mm bore/stroke 7,880mkW total at 99rpm.
AUXILIARIES: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – Yanmar 6EY18ALW – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 180mm x 280mm bore/stroke 2,400mkW total at 900rpm driving 3 x AC generator(s) at 60Hz.
PROPULSOR: 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical).
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.
ENVIRONMENTAL EQUIPMENT 1 x BWTS – Ballast Water Treatment System – JFE Engineering BallastAce® 2000×1-L at 2000cu.m/hr.
LIFTING EQUIPMENT: 4 x Crane – MacGregor (Centreline) SWL 30.70 tons.
EMERGENCY: 1 x Emergency Diesel Gen. – Deutz TCD914L06M – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 102mm x 132mm bore/stroke 129mkW total at 1,800rpm driving 1 x AC generator(s) at 60Hz.

SALE & PURCHASE HISTORY: Reported sold to Greek interests in May 2019 at US$ 23 million.

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Detail of the accommodation, superstructure and stern. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Detail of bow and bow wave. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden  condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Ultramax vessel MV ‘ND Maritsa’ pictured sailing downstream in the Mississippi River in laden condition. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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