Emerald – © Marc Piché
Steel single screw motor vessel, built in 2000 by Iwagi Zosen Co., Ltd, Imabari-City, Japan (Yard No. 181) as a Refrigerated Cargo ship
- Length: 151.99(between perpendiculars), 139.40m (overall)
Breadth of hull: 23m
Tonnage: 10,532 gross/5,406 net/1274t deadweight (Summer)
Engines: (1) 2T – 6 cylinder Mitsubishi 6 UEC 60 LS diesel
Power: 11915 kW/16189 bhp
Speed: 21 knots
Capacity: 548,718 cu.ft, 106 FEU or 212 TEU, 106 reefer plugs
Call Sign: 3FZM9, PBLK, A8IP3, 9HA3770
IMO Number: 9202857
Registry: Panama City/Panama, Groningen/The Netherlands, Monrovia/Liberia, Valletta/Malta
Sister-ships: Esmeralda, Elvira, Elizabeth
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January 25th 2000: Completed for Ultima Shipholding S.A. as EMERALD. Manager; United Ocean Ship Management Pte. Ltd
© Simonwp (Terneuzen, 01/09/2002)
November 2003: Registered Owner; BV Shipping Co Emerald. Registered manager; Seatrade Groningen.
November 2003: Registered Owner; B.V. Shipping Company Emerald, Groningen.
2007: Registered Owner; Emerald Schiffahrts. Registered manager; Triton Schiffahrts.
2007: Registered Owner; First Emerald Shipping Co Ltd. B.V. Shipping Company Emerald, Groningen. Operator; Seatrade Reefer Chartering N.V.
© Cees Bustraan (Willemstad, 02/09/2008)
© Robert J Smith (25/06/2009)
© Aleksi Lindström
December 15th 2019: Called at Dover.
© Mike Jackson
© Nigel Scutt
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