Ex Fehn Calais, Aldebaran, Margaretha, Aldebaran
© Simonwp (Kiel, 07/11/1997)
Steel single screw motor vessel built in 1997 by Rechytskiy Sudostroitelny Zavod Rechytska, Belorussia and completed at Damen Shipyards, Bergum (Yard No 9982) as General cargo ship.
- Length: 82.45 m (overall) 79.11 m (between perpendiculars)
Breadth: 11.30 m
Depth: 5.12 m
Draught: 4.03 m (loaded), 2,60m (ballast)
Tonnage: 1675 gross/830t net/2100t deadweight (summer)
Engines: 1 x Deutz SBV6M628 – 4 stroke single acting 6 cylinder 240 x 280 mm diesel engine
Power: 749 kW/1019HP
Speed: 9.5 knots
Capacity: 109.053 ft³ / 3.088 m³
Call Sign: PCBD, V2CI3, LYAT
IMO Number: 9155688
BV Reg Number: 39E725
Port of Registry: Delfzijl/Netherland, St Johns/Antigua and Barbuda,, Klaipeda/Lithuania
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July 5th 1996: Launched as ALDEBARAN
February 5th 1997: Completed for V.o.F. Jan Bakker & Tineke Bakker-van der Woude, Delfzijl – The Netherlands. Manager; Wijnne & Barends’ Cargadoors- en Agentuurkantoren B.V., Delfzijl – The Netherlands
1998: Registered Owner; V.o.f. Aldebaren, Delfzijl – The Netherlands
© Henk Guddee (Zeedorp (the Netherlands), 10/10/2005)
January 2006: Registered owner; C.V. Margaretha, Delfzijl – The Netherlands and renamed MARGARETHA
April 2006: Registered owner; Mevr. T. v.d. Woude & Wijnne & Barends B.V., Delfzijl – The Netherlands, manager Mevr. T. v.d. Woude & Wijnne & Barends B.V., Delfzijl – The Netherlands and renamed ALDEBARAN
March 2007: Registered owner; Fehn Bereederungs G.m.b.H. & Co K.G., Leer – Germany, manager; Fehn Calais – Fehn Bereederungs G.m.b.H. & Co K.G., Leer – Germany and renamed FEHN CALAIS
© Erwin Willemse (15/03/2015)
© Wil Weijsters (New Waterway, 17/03/2015)
June 2015: Registered owner/manager; Baltnautic Shipping Ltd.J. Janonio g. 20 Klaipeda 92251Lithuania and renamed ALDEBARAN
© Aleksi Lindström
October 8th 2019: Called at Dover.
Courtesy of Nigel Scutt (Dover Strait Shipping, Facebook)
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