© Erwin Willemse (Ijmuiden, 15/062018)
Steel single screw motor vessel built in 2005 by Rousse Shipyard, Rousse, Bulgaria (Yard No 872) as General Cargo ship.
- Length: 100.71 m (overall) 95.39 m (between perpendiculars)
Breadth: 15.20 m
Depth: 7.30 m
Draught: 5.88 m
Tonnage: 3610 gross/1783 net/5164 deadweight
Engines: 4T 8-cylinder MAK 8M25 diesel
Power: 2400 kW/HP
Speed: 11 knots
Capacity: 2 hatches, 100.72×15.20×7.30 m TEU 267
Call Sign: V2BH8, 9HA4046
IMO Number: 9344368
Port of Registry: Germany, Antigua & Barbuda, Estonia, Germany, Valletta/Malta
Sister ship: Anna, Celia, Greta, Ida, Luca, Martha, Sonja
March 22nd 2004: Contract signed.
December 17th 2004: Keel laid.
July 25th 2005: Delivered to Frida Schiffahrtsgesellschaft as FRIDA.
© Marc Piché (Terneuzen, 11/05/2006)
© Henk Guddee
July 2015: Sold to HS Hertu OU and renamed KERTU. Registered manager; Hansa Shipping OU.
© Erwin Willemse (Ijmuiden, 14/08/2014)
© Ken Smith (Gravesend, UK. 01/11/2017)
November 15th 2018: 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: Henk Guddee, Marc Piché, Ken Smith and Erwin Willemse for their assistance in producing this feature.
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