African River 02

Westerschelde 21 February 2016

 

African River 03   African River 01
21/02/16   Angtwerpen 23/00/14

 

Name

AFRICAN RIVER

Type

Multi-purpose dry cargo ship - Equipped for carriage of containers - Strengthened for heavy cargo

IMO-number

9425174

Call sign

CQEX

Flag

Portugal

Port of registry

Madeira

Previous flag

2011 - 2015 Antigua & Barbuda, St. John's - Call sing: V2FF5

GT

20.973 t

DWT

Summer: 28.440,68 t

NT

10.262 t

Number of 20ft containers

In hold: 603

On deck: 1.039

Total: 1.642

Length

166,41 m overall

158,32 m between perpendiculars

Breadth

27,75 m extreme

27,40 m moulded

Draught

10,10 m

Depth

14,20 m

Speed

15,2 knots

Built

2011

Keel laid

15.12.2008

Launch date

09.12.2010

Date of completion

08.06.2011

Builder

Huanghai Shipbuilding Co., Ltd.
Rongcheng
China

Yard number

HCY-65

Hull material

Steel

Main engine

1xMAN-B&W 6S40ME-B9 - 2 stroke 6 cylinder diesel engine - 6.810 kW / 9.259 hp at 146,0 rpm

Builder: MAN Diesel & Turbo, Filial of MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, Tyskland

Propellers

1x Fixed propeller

Boilers

1x Auxiliary boiler, composite

Generators

3x Yanmar 6EY18AL diesel generatorsets each 600 kW

Emergency generator

1x Deutz TBD234V8 diesel generatorset

Bow thruster

1x 900 kW

Number of holds

4

Cargo hold capacity

32.200 m³

Tank capacities

Ballast water: 10.334,7 m³

Anchor equipment

Length: 660,00 m

Diameter: 70 mm

Cargo gear

3x Port side deck cranes - SWL 80,0 t each

Crew

18

Manager

Rörd Braren Bereederungs-GmbH & Co. KG
Am Deich 31
25377 Kollmar
Germany

Operator

BOCS - Bremen Overseas Chartering and Shipping
Bremen
Germany

Registered owner

Schiffahrtsgesellschaft MS "SIMON BRAREN" GmbH & Co. KG

Latest data adjustment

07 April 2016