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MV Alda – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9638135

MV Alda

Ex Giulia I

© Gordon Allfrey

Giulia I – © Gordon Allfrey (Shipspotting.com)

Steel single screw motor vessel built in 2014 by Yangfan Group Co. Ltd Zhoushan, China. (Yard No H2283) as a Bulk Carrier.

Technical Data

  • Length: 180 m (overall) 176.65 m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 30 m
    Depth: 15 m
    Draught: m
    Tonnage: 25303 gross/ net/39202t deadweight
    Engines: 1 x MAN-B&W/STX 5S50ME-B9  5 cylinder diesel
    Power: 6050 kW/HP
    Speed:  10.5 knots (Service) 14. knots (Max)
    Capacity: G: 50432 m³
    Call Sign: 9HA3585
    MMSI Number: 229760000
  • IMO Number: 9638135
  • Italian Register Number: 90902
    Port of Registry: Valletta/Malta 🇲🇹
    Sister Ships: Cielo Di Monaco (H2284), Cielo Di Tocopilla (H2285), Lentikia (H2286), Cielo Di Virgin Gorda (H2287), Cielo Di Valparaiso (H2288), Cielo Di Cartagena (BC38K-DM07), Cielo Di Angra (BC38K-DM08), Cielo Di Tampa (BC38K-DM09), Cielo Di Jari (BC38K-DM10).

Current AIS Location

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May 11th 2012: Contract date.

September 26th 2013: Keel laid.

May 30th 2014: Completed as GIULIA I. Registered Owner: VSL Dry Bulk Ltd. Manager: D’Amico Dry DAC.

© Juan Carlos C

Giulia I – © Juan C Carlos 

December 21st 2021: Manager: Ships Surveys & Services Srl

July 1st 2021: Renamed ALDA

August 26th 2021: Registered Owner: Evanthi Shipping Co S.A. Manager: Alloceans Shipping Co Ltd.

November 24th 2021: Port State Control inspectors of the Port Authority of Naples detained the vessel at the Gesil terminal for various alleged infractions. However, the vessel left on November 30th.

Alda – © Dover Strait Shipping (Anchored off Dover with ASPRI. 13/03/2022)

March 14th 2022: Called at Dover

Allda – 🆕 © Dover Strait Shipping  (Dover 14/03/2022)

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: Gordon Allfrey, Juan Carlos C and Dover Strait Shipping for their assistance in producing this feature.

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



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