MV Royal Klipper – Past and Present

MV Royal Klipper

ex Equator Strait

© Netty

© Netty

Steel single screw motor vessel “Seatrade Maxi Stream 2000” built in 2000 by Kitanihon Shipbuilding, Hachinohe, Japan (Yard No 320) as a Refrigerated Cargo Vessel

Technical Data

  • Length: 155 m (overall) 145.09 m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 24 m
  • Depth: 13.81 m
  • Draught: 10.11 m
  • Tonnage: 11382 gross/6408 net/12900t deadweight
  • Engines: Hitachi B & W Diesel
  • Power: 12621 kW17148/ HP
  • Speed:  22.53 knots
  • Capacity: 4 x holds, 580,000 Cu Ft
  • Call Sign: PCIH
  • IMO Number: 9172959
  • MMSI Number: 246428000
  • Register Number: 00790L
  • Port of Registry: Scheveningen/The Netherlands.
  • Sister-Ship: Comoros Stream

Current Location

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History

February 4th 2000: Completed as EQUATOR STREAM.

2000: Sold and renamed ROYAL KLIPPER. Owners: Jaczon Royal Klipper BV c/o Seatrade Groningen BV, Groningen, Netherlands.Ship Managers: Seatrade Groningen BV, Groningen, Netherlands

  

  

©  Aleksi Lindström

October 29th 2017: Royal Klipper due at Dover.


All information is believed to be correct and no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. All items included in this article are subject to © copyright. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking: Aleksi Lindström and Netty for their assistance in producing this feature.

Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)


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