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MV Aspri – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9658771

MV Aspri

Ex SKM Brave

Aspri – © Marcus S (Cuxhaven, 28/02/2020)

Steel single screw “Kurushima 33/34BC design” motor vessel built in 2014 by Shin Kurushima Dockyard Co., Ltd. Imabari. Japan (Yard No 5756) as a Bulk Carrier

Technical Data

  • Length: 179.99 m (overall) m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 28.20 m
    Depth: 14.30 m
    Draught: 10.10 m (Summer)
    Tonnage: 21385 gross/11419 net/33371t deadweight (Summer)
    Engines: 1 x 2 stroke SA 6 cylinder Mitsubishi 6UEC52LA diesel.
    Power: 6250 kW/8381 bHP
    Speed:  15.7 knots (Max)
    Capacity: Bale: 43.118 m³/ Grain: 44.075 m³
  • Call Sign: 3FCN2
    MMSI Number: 351374000
  • IMO Number: 9658771
  • Register Number: 140449
    Port of Registry: Panama City/Panama 🇵🇦
    Sister Ships: Hai Nam 86 (5273), Skala (5618), Atlantic Clover (5688), SKM Ambition (5755), Glorious Earth (5760), EOS Esperance ( 5676), Chise Bulker (5780) +

Current AIS Location

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May 14th 2013: Keel laid and built as SKM BRAVE.

September 17th 2013: Launched.

January 22nd 2014: Completed ASPRI for Owner: Connecticut Shipping Inc. Manager Dalex Shipping Co. SA, Piraeus

Aspri – © Frank Behrends (Hansweert, The Netherlands, 02/10/2015)

February 26th 2022: Called at Dover

Aspri – 🆕© Dover Strait Shipping (Dover, 26/02/2022)

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: Frank Behrends, Dover Strait Shipping and Marcus S for their assistance in producing this feature.

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


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