Esperanza 01
Crete - Ierapetra 06 June 2006

 

Name

ESPERANZA

Previous names

1984 - 1998 Vikhr 4

1998 - 2002 Echo Fighter

2002 Esperanza

Type

Expedition - Research - Fire fighting ship

IMO-number

8404599

Call sign

PD6464

Flag

The Netherlands

Port of registry

Amsterdam

GT

2.076 t registered

DWT

425 t

NT

621 t registered

Length

72,30 m overall

63,00 m between perpendiculars

Breadth

14,30 m

Draught

4,316 m

Depth

6,40 m

Speed

16,0 knots

Built

1984

Keel laid

16.11.1983

Launch date

02.1984

Date of completion

26.10.1984

Builder

Stocznia Polnocna
Ul. Marynarki Polskiej 177
80-958 Gdansk
Poland

Yard number

B98/04

Hull material

Steel

Hull type

Single hull

Trans. bulkheads

7

Main engine

2x Sulzer 16 AV 25/39 diesel engines - 2.191 kW / 2.938.bhp

Builder: Wärtsilä Italia S.p.A.

Propelling

2x PH 950 / 4-R280

Builder: Alstom Power Sp. z o.o

Propulsion reduction gear

Zaklady Mechaniczne "Bumar-Labedy"

Generators

1x Wärtsilä 8L20 diesel generatorset 400 kW

Builder: Wärtsilä Italia S.p.A.

3x Mak Caterpillar type 3064 diesel generatorsets

Builder: Caterpillar Inc.

Emergency generator

1x WALA H6 21ZPM31H6 diesel generatorset 125 kVA

Aviation facilities

Helipad

Accommodation

There are 19 multinational members of the crew, but up to 40 people can be on board including researchers, campaigners and scientists

Manager

Stichting Greenpeace Council
Ottho Heldringstraat 5
NL-1066 AZ Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Previous manager

Greenpeace International
Jollemanhof 15-17
1019 GW Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Operator

Greenpeace

Owner

Stichting Phoenix
1001 GR Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Previous owners

Russia Navy

Stichting Orca
Amsterdam
The Netherlands