Images of Containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ Entering the New York Harbor

Images of MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ Entering the New York Harbor
Fully Cellular Containership, 8,000 TEU, built in 2005

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION & DESCRIPTION: Ex-name is OOCL Tianjin. Launch Name was OOCL Tianjin. Call Sign VRAR7, IMO Number 9285471, Hull Number 1485. Built at Samsung HI delivered in Mar 2005, Hong Kong Flagged, ABS Classed. Length Overall of 322.97 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 308.00 m., Moulded Depth of 24.60 m., Draught of 14.50 m., Beam of 42.80 m., Gross Tonnage of 89,097, Tonnage of 55,204 International Net and 97,946 Dwt (long). Design Samsung 8063 TEU by Samsung HI.

VESSEL’S OWNERS / MANAGERS: Global Ship Lease Inc, London, United Kingdom. Technical Manager: Anglo-Eastern Ship Management (HK) Ltd, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Operator: CMA CGM SA, Marseille, France. Registered Owner: Global Ship Lease 20 Limited.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Teu Capacities of 8,063 Total, 6,275 Homogeneous and 1,420 Reefer, 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.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        POWER-PLANT & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 12K98MC-C6.1 – 2-stroke 12-cyl. 980mm x2400mm bore/stroke 68,470mkW total at 104rpm.
AUXILIARY 4 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – 4-stroke driving 4 x Taiyo HEW 70C – AC generator(s) at 12,000ekW total, (15,000kVA total).
OTHER POWER EQUIPMENT 1 x Shaft Generator (PTO) – Taiyo SIGW 135C-18 at 3,000ekW total, AC.
PROPULSOR 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 104rpm.
CARGO EQUIPMENT 710 x Sockets, Reefer – .
ENVIRONMENTAL EQUIPMENT 1 x BWTS – Ballast Water Treatment System – Erma First Erma First at 1000cu.m/hr – 2020 installation year.
LIFTING EQUIPMENT No Cargo Gear.

SALE & PURCHASE HISTORY: Reported newbuilding contract price of US$ 76 million in December 2002. Reported sold to Undisclosed interests in November 2014 for US$ 55 million.

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

 

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; detail of the aft section and the Moran harbor tug in attendance. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; detail of the Moran harbor tugs in attendance. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and the World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

 

Images of neo-panamax containership MV ‘GSL Tianjin’ entering the New York Harbor; seen here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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Images of MV ‘Essen Express’ in New York Harbor

Images of MV ‘Essen Express’ in New York Harbor and the Statue of Liberty
Neopanamax Containership 13,250 TEU built in 2013 (In Service)

IDENTIFICATION: Launch Name was Essen Express. Neo-Panamax Containership 12,000-14,999 TEU, Call Sign DCQP2, IMO Number 9501370, Hull Number 2246. Built at Hyundai HI (Ulsan) delivered in May 2013, Germany Flagged, DNV GL Classed, Length Overall of 366.52 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 350.00 m., Draught of 15.50 m., Moulded Depth of 29.00 m., Beam of 48.20 m., Tonnage of 60,481 International Net and 139,779 Dwt (long)., Gross Tonnage of 142,295, MAN B. & W. Engine, Speed of 23.60 kts at 235.00 tonnes per day, Heavy Fuel Oil (IFO 380), Horsepower of 79,230.

OWNERS / MANAGERS DETAILS: Hapag-Lloyd Container Line GmbH and Hapag-Lloyd AG., Hamburg, Germany.

CARGO CAPACITY & HANDLING DETAILS: Teu Capacities of 13,250 Total, 9,100 Homogeneous and 1,600 Reefer, Ship is too large to transit the neo-Panamax locks of the Panama Canal based on current official dimension restrictions.

POWER GENERATION & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE: 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 11K98ME7.2 – 2-stroke 11-cyl. 980mm x2660mm bore/stroke 58,274mkW total at 91rpm.
AUXILIARIES: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – 4-stroke driving 3 x AC generator(s) at 11,680ekW total, (14,600kVA total) 6600V. 1 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – 4-stroke driving 1 x AC generator(s) at 2,934ekW total, (3,667kVA total) 6600V.
OTHER POWER EQUIPMENT: 1 x Shaft Generator (PTO) at 5,142ekW total, AC, 6600V.
PROPULSOR: 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 91rpm.
POS, PROPULSOR: 2 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric) at 1,800ekW total AC.

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here under the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge; suezmax tanker MT ‘Pecos’ inbound; notice the starboard-to-starboard pass. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s neopanamax containership MV ‘Essen Express’ (13,250-teu built at HHI in 2013) departing New York Harbor; seen here under the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge; suezmax tanker MT ‘Pecos’ inbound; notice the starboard-to-starboard pass. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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Images of Neo-Panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato” in the Port of New York

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ photographed with Statue of Liberty Fully Cellular Containership 13,870 TEU, built 2018 at Imabari SB Hiroshima

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION & DESCRIPTION: Launch Name was ONE Minato. Neo-Panamax Containership 12,000-14,999 TEU, Call Sign 7KDF, IMO Number 9805477, Hull Number 2576.Built at Imabari SB Hiroshima delivered in Jul 2018, Japan Flagged, NKK Classed. Overall of 365.90 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 350.00 m., Draught of 14.00 m., Beam of 51.20 m., Gross Tonnage of 152,180, Tonnage of 144,379 Dwt (long).

VESSEL OWNERS & MANAGERS; Doun Kisen KK, Imabari, Japan. Operator: Ocean Network Express Pte Ltd (ONE), Singapore.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Total Teu Capacities of 13,870, and 1,600 Reefer, Ship is able to transit the neo-Panamax locks of the Panama Canal.

ENGINES & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 11S90ME-C10.5 – 2-stroke 11-cyl. 900mm x3260mm bore/stroke 48,900mkW total at 76rpm.
AUXILIARIES: 4 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – Daihatsu 8DC-32e – 4-stroke 8-cyl. 320mm x 400mm bore/stroke 15,376mkW total at 720rpm driving 4 x AC generator(s) at 14,760ekW total, (18,450kVA total) at 60Hz.
PROPULSOR: 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical).
POS, PROPULSOR: 2 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric).
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.

Distinctly painted, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured by the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured by the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured by the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured by the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’; detail of portside aft and stern, and the Moran Towing harbor tug. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor with the World Trade Center in the background. Stainless steel tanker MT ‘Stolt Integrity’ seen outbound. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline in the background. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline in the background. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Distinctly painted in magenta corporate color, neo-panamax Containership MV ‘ONE Minato’ pictured in the New York Harbor with the World Trade Center in the background. Image credit: Karatzas Images

 

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Images of MT Stainless Steel ‘Vari Trader’ with Statue of Liberty

Images of Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ in New York Harbor, photographed with Statue of Liberty, One World Trade Center and Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge
Stainless Steel Chemical Tanker, 19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION / DESCRIPTION: Launch Name was Vari Trader. Handy Tanker, Call Sign H3XM, IMO Number 9800025, Hull Number 1765. Built at Usuki Zosensho delivered in Sep 2018, Double Hull, Panama Flagged, BV Classed, P&I insurance with Japan P&I, Length Overall of 145.53 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 137.00 m., Draught of 9.72 m., Moulded Depth of 13.35 m., Beam of 23.70 m., 25.67 Tonnes per Centimeter Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 11,773, Tonnage of 9,904 Panama Canal Net, 11,176 Suez Canal Net, 6,073 International Net, 5,460 Light Displacement and 19,495 Dwt (long). Design Usuki 20K Chem.

VESSELS OWNERS / MANAGERS: Nisshin Shipping Co Ltd, Tokyo, Japan. Operator: Ultranav Naviera Ltda, Santiago, Chile.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Cargo Capacity of 20,900 cu.m., Segregated Ballast Tanks, 16 Tanks, 16 Deepwell Pumps with a total Capacity of 4,000 cu.m., Stainless Steel Tank Coating, IMO Class 2, Heating Coils, Maximum heating capacity of 80 degrees Celsius, 16 Cargo Separations.

POWER PLANTS & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE: 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 6S40ME-B9.3 – 2-stroke 6-cyl. 400mm x1770mm bore/stroke 5,700mkW total at 124rpm.
AUXILIARIES: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – Yanmar 6EY18ALW – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 180mm x 280mm bore/stroke 1,500mkW total at 900rpm driving 3 x AC generator(s) at 1,380ekW total, (1,725kVA total) at 60Hz.
PROPULSOR: 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), Nakashima, 124rpm.
POS, PROPULSOR: 1 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric) ac.
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT 2 x Pump, Ballast – at 300cu.m/hr each at 2.74 bar. 1 x Screw Shaft, at Ø470.00mm.
BOILER EQUIPMENT: 1 x Boiler, Oil/Gas fired – Miura – 184.20 m2 at 9 bar. 1 x Boiler, Exhaust Heated – Miura – 398.30m2 at 14 bar.
EMERGENCY: 1 x Emergency Diesel Gen. – Deutz F6L912 – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 100mm x 120mm bore/stroke 60mkW total at 1,800rpm driving 1 x AC generator(s) at 60Hz.

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here against the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor.Detail of Accommodation and Superstructure with Ultranav House Flag on the Chimney Stack Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor; photographed here under the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Stainless Steel Tanker MT ‘Vari Trader’ (19,900 DWT, built in 2018 at Usuki owned by Nisshin Shipping in Japan and on charter to Ultranav in Chile) departing the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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Images of Neo-Panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ in New York Harbor

Images of Neo-Panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ in New York Harbor, Photographed by the Statue of Liberty
13,500 TEU Fully Cellular Containership, built in 2013 at Hyundai HI (Ulsan) 

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION & DESCRIPTION: Launch Name was Antwerpen Express. Neo-Panamax Containership 12,000-14,999 TEU, Call Sign DJCE2, IMO Number 9612997, Hull Number 2497. Built at Hyundai HI (Ulsan) delivered in Jun 2013, Germany Flagged, DNV GL Classed, P&I insurance with Britannia P&I, Length Overall of 366.52 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 350.00 m., Draught of 15.50 m., Beam of 48.20 m., Gross Tonnage of 142,295, Tonnage of 60,481 International Net and 139,777 Dwt (long).

VESSEL’S OWNERS / MANAGERS: Hapag-Lloyd Container Line GmbH, Hamburg, Germany.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Teu Capacities of 13,500 Total, 9,100 Homogeneous and 1,600 Reefer. 800 x Sockets, Reefer – . 1 x Loading Instrument.

POWER PLANTS & PROPULSION
MAIN ENGINE: 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 11K98ME7.2 – 2-stroke 11-cyl. 980mm x2660mm bore/stroke 58,274mkW total at 91rpm. Horsepower of 79,230. Speed of 23.60 kts at 235.00 tonnes per day
AUXILIARIES: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – 4-stroke driving 3 x AC generator(s) at 11,680ekW total, (14,600kVA total) 6600V. 1 x Aux. Diesel Gen. – 4-stroke driving 1 x AC generator(s) at 2,934ekW total, (3,667kVA total) 6600V.
OTHER POWER EQUIPMENT: 1 x Shaft Generator (PTO) at 5,142ekW total, AC, 6600V.
PROPULSOR: 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 91rpm.
POS, PROPULSOR: 2 Bow Thruster(s) of 1,800, Shaft Generator 5142. 2 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.) (electric) at 1,800ekW total AC.
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.
2 x BWTS – Ballast Water Treatment System – Mahle OPS at 1500cu.m/hr.
BOILER EQUIPMENT: 1 x Boiler, Composite – Saacke – 1,051m2 at 9 bar.
EMERGENCY: 1 x Emergency Diesel Gen. – 4-stroke driving 1 x AC generator(s) at 500ekW total, (625kVA total) 690V.

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here Against the Lower Manhattan Skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here Against the Lower Manhattan Skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here Against the Lower Manhattan Skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Hapag-Lloyd’s Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Antwerpen Express’ Entering the New York Harbor. Seen here by the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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Images of MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ with the Statue of Liberty, in New York

Images of Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ with the Statue of Liberty
Neo-panamax, Fully Cellular Containership 8,270 TEU, built in 2003

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION & DESCRIPTION: Call Sign OXJH2, IMO Number 9260445. Built at Odense Lindo delivered in 2003, Danish Int’l Register Flagged, ABS Classed, Length Overall of 352.60 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 336.40 m., Draught of 15.00 m., Moulded Depth of 24.10 m. Beam of 42.80 m., Gross Tonnage of 93,496, Tonnage of 83,462 Suez Canal Net, 49,741 International Net and 107,278 Dwt (long). Sulzer Engine, Speed of 25.00 kts at 250.00 tonnes per day, IFO 380, Horsepower of 77,717, Bunker Capacity of 11,147 IFO 380.

VESSEL’S OWNERS / MANAGERS: Maersk Line A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark. Maersk Line A/S is a group company of A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S. Group Company: A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S, Denmark.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Teu Capacities of 8,270 Total and 1,672 Reefer. 836 Reefer Plugs. Lifting Equipment: No Cargo Gear / Gearless.

MAIN ENGINE & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE:  1 x Diesel – Sulzer 10RTA96C-B – 2-stroke 10-cyl. 960mm x2500mm bore/stroke 57,200mkW total at 102rpm.

AUXILIARY: 3 x Aux. Diesel Gen – 4-stroke 10,365mkW total driving 3 x AC generator(s). 1 x Shaft Generator (PTO) – Siemens Energy at 6,000ekW total.

PROPULSOR: 1 x FP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical) (Ni-Al Bronze), MMG, 102rpm.

OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft.

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with One World Trade Center in the backdrop. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with One World Trade Center in the backdrop. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with One World Trade Center in the backdrop. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Neo-panamax Containership MV ‘Arthur Maersk’ (8,700-teu built in 2003 at Odense Lindo, Denmark) in New York Harbor. Seen here with the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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Images of Car-Carrier Vessel MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ in New York Harbor

Images of Car-Carrier Vessel MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ with Statue of Liberty, One World Trade Center and the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge
Pure Car-Carrier (PCC) Vessel 6,400-ceu, built in 2002 at Shin Kurushima

VESSEL’S DESCRIPTION & IDENTIFICATION: Launch Name was Grand Pioneer. Call Sign HOBN, IMO Number 9247572. Built at Shin Kurushima, Panama Flagged, Korean Classed, Length Overall of 199.50 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 192.85 m., Draught of 9.60 m., Moulded Depth of 14.60 m., Beam of 32.25 m., Gross Tonnage of 58,945, Tonnage of 17,685 International Net and 18,818 Dwt (long).

VESSEL’S OWNERS & MANAGERS: Cido Shipping (HK) Co Ltd, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.  Technical Manager: Cido Shipping (Korea) Ltd, South Korea. Registered Owner: Dynamic Carrier Shipping S.A.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Vehicle Capacity of 6,400 Cars, 13 Vehicle Decks, 1 Stern Ramp(s) with a maximum load of 150 tonnes, 2 Side Ramp(s) with a maximum load of 35 tonnes.

ENGINES & PROPULSION:
MAIN ENGINE:  1 x Diesel – Mitsubishi 8UEC60LS – 2-stroke 8-cyl. 600mm x2200mm bore/stroke 14,161mkW total at 100rpm. Mitsubishi Engine, Speed of 20.75 kts, Heavy Fuel Oil, Horsepower of 19,253, Bunker Capacity of 1,757 IFO 380.

PROPULSOR: 1 x CP Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 100rpm.

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty (right corner). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty (left corner). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here with the Statue of Liberty (left corner). Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline and One World Trade Center. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with the Lower Manhattan skyline. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here in the Upper New York Harbor with Brooklyn in the background. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here with the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here with the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Car-Carrier MV ‘Grand Pioneer’ departing the Port of New York. Seen here with the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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