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Taurus 06
Zeebrugge 13 March 2010

 

Name

TAURUS

Previous names

Taurus

CMA CGM Castilla

Cap Victor

Columbus Waikato

Taurus

Kota Perabu

Type

Cellular containership

IMO-number

9134593

Call sign

V7LZ7

Flag

Marshall Islands

Port of registry

Majuro

GT

23.722 t

Suez: 70.045,48 t

DWT

Summer: 29.260 t

NT

9.843 t

Suez: 58.156,79 t

Number of 20ft containers

1.804

Container capacity 14t

1.352

Reefer point

325

Length

194,00 m overall

181,76 m registered

Breadth

28,20 m

Draught

Summer: 11,52 m

Forecastle

25,27 m

Poop

19,40 m

Freeboard

5.324 mm

Depth

16,80 m moulded

Speed

Max.: 21,0 knots

Built

1998

Keel laid

09.06.1998

Launch date

26.09.1998

Date of completion

12.1998

Builder

Stocznia Gdynia S.A.
ul. Czechoslowacka 3
81-969 Gdynia
Republic of Poland

Yard number

B8138/06

Hull material

Shipbuilding steel (higher tensile)

Hull type

Double bottom

Watertight bulkheads

7

Continuous decks

2

Main engine

1x MAN B&W 6L70 MC - 2 stroke single acting 6 cylinder 700 x 2.674 mm diesel engine - 17.200 kW at 108,0 rpm

Year of manufacture: 1998

Manufacturer: H. Cegielski-Poznan S.A.
ul. 28 Czerwca 1956 223/229
60-965 Poznan
Republic of Poland

Propeller

1x Solid propeller (keyless) - aft

Boilers

1x Steam boiler, oil fired - 9,0 bar

Heating surface: 81,0 m²

1x Steam boiler, exhaust gas heated - 9,0 bar

Heating surface: 475,6 m²

Year of manufacture: 1998

Manufacturer: Marine Metal Sp. z o.o.
ul. Doki 1
80-863 Gdansk
Republic of Poland

Electric Installations

1x Plant 440/220 V - 4.065 kVA

1x Plant 440 V - 250 kVA

Generators

2x Wärtsilä 8L20 main diesel generatorsets each 1. 480 kVA

1x Wärtsilä 6L20 main diesel generatorset 1.105 kVA

Emergency generator

1x Diesel generatorset 250 kVA

Compressed air receivers

2x Receivers each 10.000 litres - 33,0 bar

1x Receiver 800 litres - 33,0 bar

1x Receiver 50 litres - 9,0 bar

Bow thruster

1x Transverse thruster ZAMECH - 900 kW, forward

Tank capacity

Water ballast: 12.606 m³

Anchor equipment

3x Anchors weight each 8.300 kg

Chain length: 632,50 m

Cargo gear

3x Cranes - SWL 45,0 t each

Crew

20

Manager

Alpha Shipmanagement GmbH & Co. KG
Domshof 14/15
28195 Bremen
Federal Republic of Germany

Operator

CMA CGM

Owner

Alpha Ship GmbH & Co. KG MS "TAURUS"
Domshof 14/15
28195 Bremen
Federal Republic of Germany