MV Arklow Cliff – Past and Present

MV Arklow Cliff

© Erwin Willemse

© Erwin Willemse

Steel single screw “C” class motor vessel built in 2017 by Scheepswerf Ferus Smit B.V. Netherlands (Yard No 428) as General Cargo ship

Technical Data

  • Length: 87.4 m (overall)84.99 m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 14.99 m
  • Depth: 7.12 m
  • Draught: 6.26 m
  • Tonnage: 2999 gross/1692 net/5094t deadweight
  • Engines: (1) 4T – 6 cylinder MaK Diesel
  • Power: 1740 kW/2364 HP
  • Speed: 12 knots
  • Capacity: 6138.00 m³
  • Call Sign: EISS5
  • IMO Number: 9757125
  • MMSI Number: 250004612
  • Register Number: 29100H
  • Port of Registry: Arklow/Ireland
  • Sister-Ship: Arklow Cadet, Arklow Cape. Arklow Castle, Arklow Clan

Current Location

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June 30th 2017: Launched.

© Frits Olinga  © Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga

July 24th 2017: Sea trials.

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© Frits Olinga

July 27th 2017: Completed. Registered Owner; Crinnis Shipping Ltd. Ship Manager; Arklow Shipping, Nederland.

© Erwin Willemse  © Erwin Willemse

© Erwin Willemse

February 25th 2018: Arrived in Dover to load barley for Belfast.

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: Frits Olinga and Erwin Willemse for their assistance in producing this feature.

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

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