Cargo VesselsPast and Present

MV Paulin B – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9120102

MV Paulin B

Ex Noest, Laurina Neeltje, Laurina, Stina

Paulin B – © Fabian Vornholt (Kiel, 26/04/2022)

Steel screw motor vessel built in 1995 by Peters Scheepsbouw B.V.. Haatlanderdijk 1, 8265 AN Kampen. The Netherlands (Yard No 443) as General cargo ship.

Technical Data

  • Length: 84.95 m (overall) 80.78 m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 10.80 m
  • Depth: 13,20 m
  • Draught: 4.14 m (Summer)
  • Tonnage: 1546 gross/867 net/2335 t deadweight (Summer)
  • Engines: 1- (4 SA) ABC 6DZC – 6 cylinder diesel
  • Power: 999 kW/1020 bHP
  • Speed: 9.5 knots (Loaded) 10.5 knots (Ballast)
  • Capacity: 77 x 20ft containers/Grain: 3.056 m³/Bales: 3.050 m³
  • Call Sign: PFND, PHFN, DGZD2
  • MMSI Number: 211839040
  • IMO Number: 9120102
  • Nat. Official Number: 18568 Z R 1995
  • Port of Registry: Werkendam/The Netherland 🇳🇱, ? ,St Johns/Antigua and Barbuda 🇦🇬, Roden/ The Netherlands 🇳🇱


Current AIS Location

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February 1st 1995: Keel laid.

August 22nd 1995: Launched.

October 28th 1995: Delivered as LAURINA NEELTJE to Scheepvaartmaatschappij Gersom B.V., Werkendam – The Netherlands. Manager: Rederij Chr. Kornet & Zonen B.V., Werkendam – The Netherlands.

© Frits Olinga

Laurina Neeltje – © Frits Olinga

© Fotoflite (Ref: 186940)

Laurina Neeltje – © Fotoflite (Ref: 186940)

December 2001: LAURINA for Zuidhinder B.V., Werkendam – The Netherlands. Manager: Rederij Chr. Kornet & Zonen B.V., Werkendam – The Netherlands.

© Fotoflite (Ref: 269010)

Laurina – © Fotoflite (Ref: 269010)

March 2005: STINA for Carisbrooke Shipping (Holland) B.V., Zwijndrecht – The Netherlands. Manager: Carisbrooke Shipping (Holland) B.V., Zwijndrecht – The Netherlands

© Fotoflite (Ref: 29165)

Stina – © Fotoflite (Ref: 29165)

July 2005: Manager: Stina Shiffahrts Ges. K.G. & Co., St. John’s (Antigua).

© Henk Guddee

Stina – © Henk Guddee (Terneuzen, 18/03/2006)

May 2006: NOEST for Noest Shipping B.V.. Oldengaerde 40 9301 WT Roden. The Netherlands. Manager: Boomsma Shipping B.V.. Harste 15. 8602 JX Sneek. The Netherlands

Noest  – (Kiel, 11/08/2006)

© Simonwp

Noest  – © Simonwp (Chowder Ness, 27/08/2014)

© Willem Oldenburg © Willem Oldenburg

Noest – © Willem Oldenburg (Ijmuiden, 21/08/2021)

December 3rd 2021: PAULIN B for Lily-B Schifffahrts G.m.b.H. & Co. K.G., Elsfleth – Germany. Manager: JEB Bereederungs G.m.b.H. & Co. K.G., Elsfleth – Germany.

Paulin B – © Fabian Vornholt (Kiel, 26/04/2022)

August 5th 2022: Due at Dover from Cardiff.


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: Fotoflite, Henk Guddee, Willem Oldenburg, Frits Olinga, Simonwp and Fabian Vornholt for their assistance in producing this feature.

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


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