© Frits OlingaMV Eemslift Hendrika – Past and Present

MV Eemslift Hendrika

Ex Abis Esjberg, Southern Dawn

© Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga

Steel single screw motor vessel built in 2015 by CIG Shipbuilding Poland sp. zoo.o. (Yard No 123) as Cargo/Container ship.

Technical Data

  • Length: 111.6 m (overall) 102 m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 16.8 m
    Depth: 9.3 m
    Draught: 5.8 m
    Tonnage: 5460 gross/ net/4200t deadweight
    Engines: (1) 4T – 8 cyl  Mak 8M32C diesel
    Power: 4000 kW/5435 HP
    Speed: 11.0 knots
    Capacity: 1 hold/6.994 m³/TEU: 216
    Call Sign: PCYX
    IMO Number: 9671486
    Register Number: 23332N
    Port of Registry: Harlingen/Netherlands, Delfzijl/Netherlands
    Sister Ship: Abis Dusavik
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October 29th 2014: Launched as SOUTHERN DAWN.

June 11th 2015: Completed as ABIS ESJBERG for Abis Esbjerg B.V., Harlingen – The Netherlands. Manager; Abis Shipping Company B.V. Harlingen. The Netherlands.

© Frits Olinga  © Frits Olinga

© Frits Olinga (Ijmuiden, 10/04/2016)

March 2017: To Eemslift Hendrika B.V., Delfzjil and renamed EEMSLIFT HENDRIKA. Manager; Amasus Shipping B.V., Delfzil, The Netherlands

© Erwin Willemse   © Erwin Willemse

© Erwin Willemse (Ijmuiden, 01/11/2017)

February 22nd 2019: Called 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: 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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