MV ‘HOEGH INCHON’

Images of Car Carrier MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (Ex: Maersk Tide)
4,347 Cars Pure Car Carrier Built 1997

IDENTIFICATION: Ex-name is Maersk Tide. Launch Name was Maersk Tide. Call Sign 9VEC, IMO Number 9088249. Built at Hashihama Zosen, Singapore Flagged, LR Classed, Moulded Depth of 14.65 m., Tonnage of 13,265 International Net and 12,293 Dwt (long). Length Overall of 179.48 m., Length Between Perpendiculars of 170.00 m., Draught of 8.75 m., Beam of 32.20 m., 44.30 Tonnes per Centimetre Immersion, Gross Tonnage of 44,219. ENGINE DETAILS: Engine Description 2 S.A. 7-cyl., Engine Model 7S60MC6, MAN B. & W. Engine, Speed of 19.90 kts at 47.00 tonnes per day, Heavy Fuel Oil, Horsepower of 19460, Bunker Capacity of 2,794 tonnes. 1 Propellor, 1 Bow Thruster(s).

OWNER / MANAGER DETAILS: Hoegh Autoliners AS, Norway; website: http://www.hoegh.com.

CARGO HANDLING: 10 deck(s). Vehicle Capacity of 4,347 Cars, 10 Vehicle Decks, 1 Stern Ramp(s) with a Length of 12.50 m., a width of 7.00 m. and a maximum load of 80 tonnes, 2 Side Ramp(s).

MAIN ENGINE:  1 x Diesel – MAN B. & W. 7S60MC6 2-stroke 7-cyl. 600mm x 2292mm bore/stroke – 14,315mkW total at 105rpm.

AUXILIARY:  3 x Aux. Diesel Gen – 4-stroke driving 3 x AC generator(s) at 3,510ekW total, (4,387.50kVA total) 450V at 60Hz.

PROPULSOR: 1 x Propeller (Aft Centre) (mechanical), 105rpm.

POS, PROPULSOR:  1 x Pos, Tunnel Thruster (Fwd.).

LIFTING EQUIPMENT:  No Cargo Gear.


 

MV HOEGH INCHON

Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Manhattan skyline in the background. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Starboard bow detail. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

MV HOEGH INCHON 4

Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Manhattan skyline in the background, and anchored Jones Act tanker MT ‘Eagle Ford’ in the foreground. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Passing under the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Passing under the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Framed by the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Starboard stern detail with view of the quarter ramp. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.

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Pure Car Carrier (PCC) MV ‘Hoegh Inchon’ (built at Hashihama Zosen, Japan, in 1997 with ten decks and ca. 4,400-ceu capacity) departing New York Harbor. Partial view of Fort Wadsworth. Karatzas Photographie Maritime.


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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


© 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.