Panamax Vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ Sailing Upstream in the Mississippi River

Images of MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ in the Mississippi River
Panamax Drybulk 77,000 DWT, Built in 2014 at Imabari SB

VESSEL IDENTIFICATION / DESCRIPTION: Launch Name was Sun Excelsior. Panamax Bulker, Call Sign 3EUF9, IMO Number 9691515, Hull Number 1665. Built at Imabari SB Marugame delivered in Jun 2014, Panama Flagged, NKK Classed, P&I insurance with Japan P&I, Length Overall of 224.98 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 218.00 m., Draught of 14.45 m., Moulded Depth of 19.90 m., Beam of 32.24 m., 67.60 Tonnes per Centimetre Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 40,944, Tonnage of 25,984 International Net and 75,941 Dwt (long)., Design IS 77K by Imabari Shipbuilding, MAN B. & W. Engine, Speed of 16.70 kts, Heavy Fuel Oil (IFO 380), Horsepower of 13,270, Bunker Capacity of 3,512 IFO 380, Power Type: Diesel 2-Stroke, BWTS (Fitted).

VESSEL’S OWNERS / MANAGERS: Misuga Kaiun Co Ltd, Japan. Technical Manager: Misuga Kaiun Co Ltd, Japan. Operator: Misuga Kaiun Co Ltd, Japan. Registered Owner: South Devon Maritime SA.

CARGO HANDLING DETAILS: Grain Capacity of 91,140 cu.m., 7 Holds, 7 Hatches, Strengthened for Heavy Cargo.

PROPULSION & POWER:
MAIN ENGINE: 1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 6S60MC-C7.1 – 2-stroke 6-cyl. 600mm x2400mm bore/stroke 9,760mkW total at 88rpm.
AUXILIARY: 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), 88rpm.
OTHER ENGINE EQUIPMENT: 1 x Screw Shaft, at Ø550.00mm.
ENVIRONMENTAL EQUIPMENT 1 x BWTS – Ballast Water Treatment System – TechCross ECS-1000 – Electro-Cleen™ at 1000cu.m/hr. 1 x BWTS – Ballast Water Treatment System – TechCross ECS-450 – Electro-Cleen™ at 450cu.m/hr.
EMERGENCY 1 x Emergency Diesel Gen. – Doosan Infracore AD086TIS – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 111mm x 139mm bore/stroke 186mkW total at 1,800rpm driving 1 x AC generator(s) at 60Hz. 1 x Emergency Diesel Gen. – Doosan Infracore AD136TIS – 4-stroke 6-cyl. 111mm x 139mm bore/stroke 138mkW total at 1,800rpm driving 1 x AC generator(s) at 60Hz.

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

Built in 2014 at Imabari SB, panamax drybulk vessel MV ‘Sun Excelsior’ pictured sailing upstream in the Mississippi River at Port Sulphur in early December 2019. Image credit: Karatzas Images

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MV ‘ANNOULA’

Images of Panamax MV ‘ANNOULA’ (Ex-Name: Anangel Venture)                               69,406 DWT, Dry Bulk Carrier, Built 1989

IDENTIFICATION: Ex-names are Anangel Venture, Channel Enterprise. Panamax Bulker, Call Sign 9HYR8, IMO Number 8715015. Built at NKK Corp., Malta Flagged, Length Overall of 225.00 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 216.00 m., Draught of 13.27 m., Beam of 32.24 m., 68.40 Tonnes per Centimetre Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 36,781, Moulded Depth of 18.30 m., Tonnage of 31,557 Panama Canal Net, 33,555 Suez Canal Net, 23,242 International Net, 9,535 Light Displacement and 68,310 Dwt (long). Engine Description 2 S.A. 6-cyl., Engine Model 6RTA62, Sulzer Engine, Speed of 13.50 kts at 28.00 tonnes per day, Heavy Fuel Oil, Horsepower of 9329, Bunker Capacity of 2,165 tonnes.  1 fixed pitch Propellor.

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: Arion Shipping Co. Ltd., Piraeus, Greece.

SPECIALIZED DETAILS: Grain Capacity of 81,855 cu.m., Side-rolling hatches, Hydraulically operated, 7 Holds, 7 Hatches, Strengthened for Ore. Wing tanks bleed into hold (grain), Hatch Dimensions are 6 @ 16.80 x 14.40 m., 1 @ 14.80 x 11.20 m.

MT ANNOULA 1

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits; Bosporus Bridge. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 2

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits; Bosporus Bridge. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 3

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits; Bosporus Bridge; Ortaköy Mosque. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 4

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits; Bosporus Bridge; Ortaköy Mosque. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 5

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 6

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 7

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 8

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits; Bosporus Bridge. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 9

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits; Bosporus Bridge. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 10

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 11

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits. http://www.karatzas.com

MT ANNOULA 12

Japanese-built panamax bulker ‘ANNOULA’ in the Bosporus Straits; Bosporus Bridge; Ortaköy Mosque. http://www.karatzas.com

 


 

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MT ‘COMPASS’

MT ‘COMPASS’ (Ex: Newlead Compass – 72,736 DWT, Product Carrier, Built 2006)

IDENTIFICATION: Ex-names are Newlead Compass, Stena Compass. Launch Name was Stena Compass. Panamax Tanker, Call Sign ZCDL3, IMO Number 9274094. Built at Dalian Shipyard, Double Hull, Bermuda Flagged, LR Classed, Length Overall of 228.60 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 219.00 m., Draught of 14.42 m., Beam of 32.20 m., 66.80 Tonnes per Centimetre Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 41,589, Moulded Depth of 20.60 m., Lightship air draft of 41.70 m., Keel to mast air draft of 49.65 m., Tonnage of 20,919 International Net and 71,587 Dwt (long). ENGINE DETAILS: Engine Description 2 S.A. 6-cyl., Engine Model 6S60MC6.1 MAN B. & W. Engine, Speed of 16.00 kts at 40.70 tonnes per day, Horsepower of 16,402B at 105. 1 fixed pitch Propellor.

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: BW Pacific, company website: http://www.bwgroup.net.

SPECIALIZED DETAILS: Cargo Capacities of 75,701 cu.m. and 476,149 Barrels, Segregated Ballast Tanks, 12 Tanks, 3 Pumps with a total Capacity of 6,000 cu.m., Epoxy Tank Coating, Heating Coils, Maximum heating capacity of 66 degrees celsius. 3 Cargo Separations, 12 Wing Tanks with a capacity of 75,701 cu.m., all of which are fitted with heating coils, 3 Cargo Manifolds, Stern Discharge, Closed Loading System, Manifold height above deck of 1.94 m., Distance from bow to centre manifold is 113.72 m., 3 Centrifugal Pump(s) in 1 Pumproom(s), Maximum operating capacity of cargo pumps is 6,000 t/hr, Steel cargo lines, Crude Oil Washing. Ballast Capacity of 27,194 tonnes, Marpol Certificate, Solas Certificate, High Level Alarms, Automatic Ullaging, Stripping System, Inert Gas System, Vapour Return Ashore, Centre Line Bulkhead.


 

MT COMPASS 1

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 2

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor.  karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 3

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor in the presence of USCG Coast Patrol Vessel ‘Sailfish’ (WPB 87356).   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 4

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor getting ready for lightering maritime services.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 5

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor getting ready for lightering maritime services in presence of tugs ‘Bering Sea’ and ‘Ross Sea’ and tank barge ‘Columbia’.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 6

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor getting ready for lightering maritime services in presence of tugs ‘Bering Sea’ and ‘Ross Sea’ and tank barge ‘Columbia’.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 7

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor getting ready for lightering maritime services in presence of tugs ‘Bering Sea’ and ‘Ross Sea’ and tank barge ‘Columbia’.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 8

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor getting ready for lightering maritime services in presence of tugs ‘Bering Sea’ and ‘Ross Sea’ and tank barge ‘Columbia’.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 9

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor getting ready for lightering maritime services in presense of tugs ‘Bering Sea’ and ‘Ross Sea’ and tank barge ‘Columbia’.  karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 10

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor getting ready for lightering maritime services in presence of tug ‘Ross Sea’ and tank barge ‘Columbia’.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 11

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor in audience of a black-painted queen! Cruiseship ‘Queen Mary 2’ outbound.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 12

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor provided lightering maritime services; portside stern view detail.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 12A

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor provided lightering maritime services by tank-barge ‘Columbia’ in presense of tug ‘Ross Sea’. Portside bow view detail.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 13

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry, 73,000 dwt, 2006 built at Dalian) at anchor in New York Harbor under lightering maritime services in presense of tug’Ross Sea’ and tank barge ‘Columbia’. Portside view.   karatzas.com

MT COMPASS 14

Panamax Products Tanker (LR1) MT ‘Compass’ (Singapore Registry) drifting with the tide in New York Harbor.  karatzas.com


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