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MV Hav Sund – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9361768

MV Hav Sund

Ex Arklow Future

© Wil Weijsters

© Wil Weijsters (Rozenburg. 15/04/2014)

Single screw motor “Bijlsma 4500 designvessel built in 2010 at Astilleros De Murueta S.A. (Yard No. 266) as a General Cargo ship

Technical Data

  • Length: 89.95m (overall), 84.98m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth of hull: 14.4m
  • Depth: 7.35m (middle)
  • Draught: 5.79m
  • Tonnage: 2,998 gross/1,673 net/4500t deadweight
  • Engines: (1) 4T – 6 cylinder Caterpillar/MaK 6M25 diesel
  • Power: 1980 kW/2690 bhp
  • Speed: 11.5 knots
  • Capacity: Grain: 8.994 m³ Bales: 6.074 m³ – 214.491 ft³
  • Call Sign: EIGD5, OZ2207
  • MMSI Number: 231075000
  • IMO Number: 9361768
  • Register Number: 09716N
  • Registry: Arklow/Ireland 🇮🇪, Faroe Islands 🇫🇴
  • Sister Ships: Arklow Forest (287), Arklow Field (286), Arklow Falcon (284), Arklow Freedom (265), Arklow Fern (285), Arklow Fame (262), Arklow Fortune (264), Arklow Flair (263).

Current AIS Location

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July 7th 2007: Keel laid.

January 6th 2008: Launched.

Arklow Future

July 24th 2008: Completed for Banco Espanol De Credito SA. Manager: Arklow Shipping Ulc.

2010: Registered Owner; Invermore Shipping Ltd. Manager; Arklow Shipping Ulc.

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 10/08/2020)

May 1st 2022: Due at Dover to load grain for Belfast.

July 7th 2022: To Navigare Shipping as HAV SUND.

May 2nd 2023: Provisionally 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:  Marcel and Ruud Coster and Wil Weijsters for their assistance in producing this feature.

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


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