Cargo VesselsPast and Present

MV Amadeus Amethist – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9223435

MV Amadeus Amethist

Ex RMS Lagona, Crescent Seine

Amadeus Amethist © Aleksi Lindström (Rendsberg, 28/06/2017)

Steel single screw motor vessel built in 2000 by Daewoo Mangalia Heavy Industries S.A. Mangalia. Romania (Yard No 1028)(Hull) Bodewes Scheepswerf Volharding Foxhol B.V., Foxhol. Scheepswervenweg 149607 PX Hoogezand. The Netherlands (Yard No 366) (Completion) as a General Cargo Ship Heavycargo – Equipped for carriage of containers.

Technical Data

  • Length:0m (overall) 84.98 m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 11.41m
    Depth: 5.40 m
    Draught: 4.09 m (Max)
    Tonnage: 1898 gross/997 net/2688t deadweight (Summer)
    Engines: 1 x Deutz MWM SBV6M628 – 4 stroke single acting 6 cylinder diesel
    Power: 1235kW/1678 bHP
    Speed:  knots
    Capacity: 20ft containers – On deck: 24, In hold: 56, Total: 80/ 3.817 m³
    Call Sign: V2PM6, V2PM9, PDDW
    MMSI Number: 244870673
  • IMO Number: 9223435
    Port of Registry:  St John’s/Antigua & Barbuda, Alkmaar/The Netherlands

Current AIS Location

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March 7th 2000: Keel laid.

September 1st 2000: Launched.

December 29th 2000: Completed/Delivered.

December – April 2003: CRESCENT SEINE for Rhein-Nord-Ostsee Befrachtungs G.m.b.H., Duisburg – Germany. Registered Manager; Shipcom Bereederungs G.m.b.H. & Co. Betriebs K.G., Duisburg – Germany

© "PWR" © "PWR"

Crescent Seine © “PWR” (Passing Meredyke)

April 2003 – January 2016: Renamed RMS LOGONA Registered Owner; Shipcom Bereederungs G.m.b.H. & Co. Betriebs K.G., Duisburg – Germany. Registered Manager; Shipcom Bereederungs G.m.b.H. & Co. Betriebs K.G., Duisburg – Germany.

RMS Logona © Aleksi Lindström (Rendsberg, 21/07/2007)

January 2016: Renamed AMADEUS AMETHIST for Amethist B.V. Alkmaar. The Netherlands, Registered Owner; Amaq B.V. Edisonweg 7 1821 BN Alkmaar. The Netherlands. Registered Manager; De Bock Maritiem B.V. Edisonweg 7 821 BN Alkmaar. Alkmaar.

May 31st 2016: Collided with bridge at Ingenieur Menneslaan in Albertkanaal, Antwerp – Belgium. Vessel got stuck under the bridge, suffering heavy damaged. Repaired at Royal Niestern Sander B.V., Delfzijl – The Netherlands.

Amadeus Amethist © Aleksi Lindström (Rendsberg, 28/06/2017)

© Erwin Willemse © Erwin Willemse

Amadeus Amethist © Erwin Willemse (Velsen-Zuid, 19/03/2018)

March 1st 2021: 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: Aleksi Lindström, “PWR”  and Erwin Willemse for their assistance in producing this feature.

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


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