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MV Fast Jef – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9136101

MV Fast Jef

Ex Breehorn

© Simonwp 

Fast Jef – © Simonwp  (Chowder Ness, 19/05/2018)

Steel single screw “Sprinter Class” motor vessel built in by Scheepswerf & Machinefabriek Barkmeijer Stroobos B.V.. Stroobos.The Netherlands (Yard No 283) as General cargo ship – Heavycargo.

Technical Data

  • Length: 87.90 m (overall) 83.80 m (between perpendiculars)
    Breadth: 12,53 m
    Depth: 6.0 m
    Draught: 4.65 m (Summer)
    Tonnage: 2066 gross/1143 net/3202t deadweight
    Engines: 1 x MaK 8M20 – 4 stroke single acting 8 cylinder diesel
    Power: 1000 kW/1358 bHP
    Speed: 11.0 knots
    Lifting Equipment: 1 x Gantry crane – SWL 15,0 t/1 x Boot crane – SWL 1,0 t at 3,00 m
    Capacity: 154 x 20ft containers/Grain & Bales: 3.235 m³ / 145.350 ft³
    Call Sign: PCXH, ONEE.
    MMSI Number: 205465000
    IMO Number: 9136101
    Register Number: 39M617
    Port of Registry: Rotterdam/The Netherlands 🇳🇱, Harlinggen/The Netherlands 🇳🇱, Antwerp/Belgium 🇧🇪
    Sister-Ship: Fast Sam (269), Sulberg (271), Neuland (278), Fluvius Otter (219), Fast Sus (282), Jutland (284), Varmland (290), Anouk (291), Henrike (294), Seeland (295), Aldebaran (296), Smaragd (298)

Current AIS Location

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January 1996: Keel laid.

August 16th 1996: Launched.

September 12th 1996: Completed as BREEHORN for Rederij Zodiac, Harlingen – The Netherlands. Manager: Rederij ‘Zodiac’, Rotterdam – The Netherlands.

November 1997: FAST JEF for Rederij Zodiac, Harlingen – The Netherlands. Manager: Poseidon Chartering B.V., Delfzijl – The Netherlands.

June 2016: FAST JEF for Fast Lines Belgium N.V.. Ernest Van Dijckkaai 15/17. Antwerp.Belgium. Manager: Fast Baltic Sp. z.o.o.. ul Bytomska 7.70-603 Szczecin (Stettin). Poland.

Fast Jef – © Aleksi Lindström (Rendsberg, 12/06/2017)

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

Fast Jef – © Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 13/04/2020)

May 9th 2022: Provisionally due at Dover from Warren Point.

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, Aleksi Lindström and Simonwp for their assistance in producing this feature.

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

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