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MV Green Egersund – Past and Present

IMO Number: 8804567

MV Green Egersund

Ex Snow, Wisida Snow, Erikson Snow

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© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 16/06/2021)

Steel single screw “Erikson Penguins ” motor vessel built in 1990 by Kvaerner Kleven Havyard. Leirvik. Norway (Yard No 109) as a Refrigerated Cargo ship.

Technical Data

  • Length: 109 m (overall) 101.40 m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 18 m
  • Depth: 9.80 m
  • Draught: 7.413m (Summer)
  • Tonnage: 5084 gross/3163 net/ 6112t deadweight (Summer)
  • Engines: (1) 4T – 12 cyl Wartsila 12V32D/D2 diesel
  • Power: 4045 kW/5496 bHP
  • Speed: 16.0 knots (Max) 10.4 knots (Service)
  • Capacity: 142 x 20 ft containers/44 x 40 ft containers/Cubic 265.770 ft³ / 7.525.80 m³/Banana side loading doors on deck each hold
  • Deck Equipment: 4 x Electric hydraulic cranes – SWL 6,0 t each
  • Call Sign: C6HJ9, ZQFP7, C6Y08
  • MMSI Number: 311040500
  • IMO Number: 8804567
  • BV id: 36140K
  • Port of Registry: Nassau/Bahamas 🇧🇸, London/UK 🇬🇧, Nassau/Bahamas 🇧🇸
  • Sister-Ship: Erikson Crystal (105), Erikson Arctic (106), Erikson Winter (110), Erikson Nordic (113), Erikson Freezer (114), Italian Reefer (2) (115), Erikson Cooler (275), Erikson Frost (276), Carmencita (292), Erikson Reefer (142), Erikson Polar (143)

Current AIS Location

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June 1989: Keel laid.  

September 1st 1990: Launched.

September 1990: Delivered as ERIKSON SNOW Owner: Wicoria Reefers III Ltd. Operator: Gustaf Erikson Rederi A/B

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August 1996: WISIDA SNOW Owner: Wissel IV Ltd. Operator: Wisida Reefers Oy AB.

September 2000: SNOW Owner: Wissel IV Ltd.

July 30th 2001: GREEN EGERSUND Owner: Wissel IV Ltd. Manager: Norbulk Shipping I/S.

October 2010: Manager: Green Management Sp. Zo.o.

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 12/04/2017) 

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 15/01/2018) 

June 2021: Owner: Green Shipowner A/S. Manager: Green Management Sp. Zo.o..

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 15/06/2021)

December 2nd 2022: Called at Dover.

February 8th 2023: 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, Fotoflite, Willem Oldenburg and Simonwp for their assistance in producing this feature.

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

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