A2B Independent 01

Westerschelde 10 August 2018

 

A2B Independent 02
Westerschelde 13/07/18

 

Name

A2B INDEPENDENT

Previous names

12/09/1998 Launch as: Antje Russ

11/1998 - 12/2008 Antje

12/2008 - 06/2015 Antje Russ

06/2015 - 06/2017 Phoenix II

Type

Containership

IMO-number

9186405

Call sign

PCQL

Flag

The Netherlands

Port of registry

Moerdijk

Previous flags

1998 - 06/2005 Germany, Hamburg - Call sign: DARB

06/2005 -06/2017 Portugal, Madeira - Call sign: CQCR

GT

5.056 t

DWT

Summer: 6.862 t

NT

2.530 t

Number of 20ft containers

658

Number of 40ft containers

288 + 74 TEU

Container capacity 14t

335

Reefer plugs

102

Length

118,25 m overall

109,04 m registered

Breadth

17,90 m registered

Draught

Max: 7,09 m

Forecastle

22,94 m

Poop

6,97 m

Depth

9,20 m moulded

Speed

Max.: 18,5 knots

Service: 17,0 knots

Built

1998

Keel laid

15/15/1997

Launch date

12/09/1998

Date of completion

07/11/1998

Builder

J.J. Sietas KG Schiffswerft GmbH & Co.
Neuenfelder Fährdeich 88
21129 Hamburg
Federal Republic of Germany

Yard number

1155

Hull material

Shipbuilding steel (higher tensile)

Hull type

Single hull double bottom, continuous from peak to peak bulkhead

Watertight bulkheads

6

Continuous decks

2

Main engine

1x MAN B&W 8L40/45 - 4 stroke single acting 8 cylinder 400 x 540 mm diesel engine - 5.760 kW / 7.831 bhp at 514 rpm

Reduced power: 3.265 kW

Year of manufacture: 1998

Manufacturer: MAN B&W Diesel GmbH
Stadtbachstr. 1
86153 Augsburg
Federal Republic of Germany

Propellers

1x Controllable pitch propeller aft at 156 rpm

Electric installations

2x Plants each 380/220 V - 380 kVA

1x Plant 380 V - 963 kVA

1x Plant 380 V - 50 kVA

Shaft generator

1x 963 kVA

Generators

2x Main diesel generatorsets each 380 kVA

Emergency generator

1x Diesel generatorset 50 kVA

Compressed air receivers

2x Receivers each 500 litres- 30,0 bar

1x Receiver: 500 litres - 11,0 bar

Bow thruster

1x Transverse thruster JASTRAM - 550 kW, forward

Number of holds

3x Box holds, steel floored

Hold 1: 13,10 x 10,42 x 11,20 m
Hold.2 and 3: 26,20 x 15,52 x 8,50 m

Cargo hold capacity

Grain: 8.528 m³

Bales: 7.693 m³

Hold ventilation

Electrically 6 air-changes/h

Number of hatches

3

Hatch 1: 12,66 x 10,44 m
Hatch 2 and 3: 25,10 x 15,52 m

Hatch type

Hydraulic folding steel covers

Tank capacities

Fuel oil: 492 m³

Water ballast: 2.121 m³

Anchor equipment

3x Anchors weight each 4.050 kg

Chain length: 522,50 m

Cargo gear

Gearless

Manager

Holwerda Shipmanagement B.V.
Marktweg 77
8444 AC Heerenveen
The Netherlands

Previous managers

11/1988 - 06/2017 Ernst Russ GmbH & Co., Hamburg, Germany

Owner

A2B-Online 4 B.V.
Hazerswoude-Dorp
The Netherlands

Registered owner

11/1988 - 06/2005 m.s. "Antje Russ" Schiffahrtsges. m.b.H. & Co. K.G., Hamburg, Germany

06/2005 - 06/2017 Bovicom B.V., Madeira, Portugal

Latest data adjustment

21 December 2018