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MV Pasila – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9113018

MV Pasila

© Fabian Vornholt

© Fabian Vornholt (Kiel Canal, 09/04/2017)

Steel single screw “Hesperia Class” motor vessel built in 1995 by Finnyards Oy, Rauma. Finland (Yard No 409) as a General Cargo ship.

Technical Data

  • Length: 137.15m (overall) 129.0m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 21.60m
  • Depth: 11.0m
  • Draught: 8.19m
  • Tonnage: 10098 gross/ 4642 net/13367t deadweight
  • Engines: 1 x Wärtsilä 8R46 – 4 stroke single acting 8 cylinder diesel
  • Power: 6250kW/8600HP
  • Speed: 13.5 knots
  • Cargo Gear: 3x Electro-hydraulic cranes: SWL 30,0 t hook/SWL 25,0 t with 12,5 m³ grab/Outreach: 24,00 m
  • Capacity: 786 m³ / 592/881 ft³
  • Call Sign: OJGT
  • MMSI Number: 230336000
  • IMO Number: 9113018
  • Port of Registry: Helsinki/Finland 🇫🇮
  • Sister-Ship: Hesperia (RR26), Tali (422)

Current AIS Location

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April 18th 1995: Keel laid.

August 25th 1995: Launched.

December 22nd 1995: Completed as PASILA for Owner/Manager: ESL Shipping Ltd. Lintulahdenkuja 10. FI-00500 Helsinki. Manager:

© Aleksi Lindström © Aleksi Lindström

© Aleksi Lindström  (Helsinki, 26/06/2005)

© Ulf Kornfield

© Ulf Kornfield (Cuxhaven, 04/07/2021)

© Geoffrey Watson

© Geoffrey Watson (29/03/2023)

© Marcel and Ruud Coster © Marcel and Ruud Coster

© Marcel and Ruud Coster (Ijmuiden, 01/04/2024)

June 14th 2024: 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, Ulf Kornfield, Aleksi Lindström, Fabian Vornholt and Geoffrey Watson for their assistance in producing this feature.

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

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