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BBC Caribbean 01

Antwerpen 03 June 2014

 

Name

BBC CARIBBEAN

Previous names

2008 build as: Sandwater

11.2008 - 03.2009 BBC Caribbean

03.2009 - 12.2009 Princess Isabella

Type

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

IMO-number

9378242

Call sign

V2DK3

Flag

Antigua & Barbuda

Port of registry

St. John's

GT

5.261 t

DWT

Summer: 6.229,51 t

NT

2.382 t

Number of 20ft containers

In hold 180

On deck 156

Total 336

Number of 40ft containers

In hold: 75 + 20 TEU

On deck: 78

Total: 153

Container capacity 14t

330

Length

115,90 m overall

111,63 m between perpendiculars

Breadth

16,85 m extreme

16,50 m moulded

Draught

5,70 m

Height above keel

29,40 m

Freeboard

2.262 mm

Depth

7,95 m to main deck

Speed

13,0 knots

Built

2008

Keel laid

16.04.2007

Launch date

05.04.2008

Date of completion

03.11.2008

Builder

Tianjin Xinhe Shipbuilding Heavy Ind. Co., Ltd.
China

Yard number

SB507

Hull material

Steel

Hull type

Holds double bottom

Movable bulkheads

2x In hold No. 2, movable

Tweendeck decks

1

Main engine

1x MaK 8M32C - 8 cylinder diesel engine 6.840 kW at 600 rpm

Propellers

1x Controllable pitch propeller

Boilers

1x Auxiliary boiler, oil/gas fired Vitoplex 100 SX1

Shaft generator

1x 400 kW

Generators

2x MAN D2876LE301 diesel generatorsets each 345 kW

Emergency & Harbour gen.

1x MAN D2866E diesel generatorset 100 kW

Bow thruster

1x 350 kW, fixed propeller, three steps

Number of holds

2

Hold 1: 19,72 x 13,50 x 9,05 m

Hold 2: 57,80 x 13,50 x 9,05 m

Hold capacity

Bale/grain:

Hold 1: 2.373 m³ / 83.801 ft³

Hold 2: 6.956 m³ / 245.649 ft³

Total: 9.329 m³ / 329.450 ft³

Hold ventilation

6 air-changes per hour

Number of hatches

2

 

Hatch 1: 19,72 x 13,50 m

Hatch 2: 57,80 x 13,50 m

Hatch cover type

12 Panels lift away covers of pontoon type / hydraulic operated gantry crane

Floor space under deck

2.093 m³ / 22.529 ft²

Floor space on deck

1.046 m³ / 11.259 ft²

Max. permitted loads

Tanktop: 15,0 t/m²

On tweendeck in hold 1: 2,20 t/m³

On tweendeck in hold 2: 2,50 t/m³

On hatchcovers: 1,75 t/m³

Tank capacities

HFO: 382,10 m³

MDO: 84,00 m³

Ballast: 2.787,60 m³

Fresh water 54,80 m³

Anchor equipment

Length: 495,00 m

Diameter: 44 mm

Cargo gear

2x NMF Cranes - SWL 60,0 t each

Combination SWL 120 t, portside

Accommodation

12 persons, 10 cabins

Manager

Briese Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG
Hafenstraße 12
26789 Leer
Germany

Operator

BBC Chartering

Registered owner

Briese Schiffahrts GmbH & Co. KG MS "SANDWATER"

Latest data adjustment

31 March 2017